Here we go, after a long time of very little innovation out of Twitter or a lack of appearance to both AR and VR it seems like they are finally getting it together. Throw machine learning , key ex apple executive and Twitter together and what is next for this form of comms. Watch this space people
Magic Pony’s various video compression patents may also prove important for Twitter’s VR and AR strategies, especially around live streamed 360 video. As Periscope continues to take off, live 360 video seems to be the next logical step in the platform’s development, allowing people to live in the moment with others, rather than seeing it through a window. Live streamed 360 video, especially at scale, brings a number of bandwidth challenges in order to have a broadcast that doesn’t look like a blurry pixelated mess to the end user – challenges Magic Pony’s patented algorithms may help solve.