YouTube plans to provide live broadcasts of the video feature 360 ​​°




It operates the famous video sharing site YouTube is currently developing a feature that allows the live broadcast of the video three-dimensional, 360-degree, according to the site said: “Bzvid” BuzzFeed on Tuesday, citing several sources said was familiar with the matter.

BuzzFeed and the transfer of that YouTube conducting meetings with manufacturers of cameras that depict this kind of triple-dimensional video on adding support for broadcast on its platform, without giving sources, the site specific date for the launch of this feature.

In the case has the move from YouTube, it would be the latest in a series of steps taken by the Google company since the start of triple video support dimensions in March / March 2015, in order to have a strong presence in the field of virtual reality promising which became attracts major technology companies, including Facebook, Sony, HTC.

The YouTube may also began last June to support glasses “card board” your Cardboard developed by Google, which provides users the ability to watch video, 360-degree-by-turn smartphone into virtual reality glasses. Then I started to support virtual reality glasses last November.

In January last, YouTube with experts in the field of virtual reality contracted in order to recruit more content partners to develop a three-dimensional platform content, so it is believed that the three-dimensional video neighborhood would be major step for the company in this area.

It is noteworthy that there is a specific cameras capable of shooting video, 360-degree able broadcast content, but the video director lacks the clarity and quality, as this video requires the presence of several cameras filming and then assemble scenes together to take out a three-dimensional, which requires significant processing, especially if the live stream.

It was YouTube, which allocates a channel for video and three-dimensional video virtual reality , has already developed a technique for assembling video 360 degrees during the lift to the site, so with the “GoPro Odyssey” GoPro Odyssey – a collection of 16 camera developed by Google in collaboration with GoPro company – that captures the viewer from each camera and assembled automatically during submitting them to the Internet.


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