Facebook hires Google’s AR product director

Facebook has hired Nikhil Chandhok to head up its Camera team. Chandok previously held the post of AR product director at Google, and announced his move in a Facebook post[1] on 29 January. Chandok’s work at Facebook will focus on the integration of augmented reality features into smartphone cameras.

“While I’m leaving the team at Daydream and Google, I’m proud of the work we did together,” said Chandok.

“I’m looking forward to building upon a platform that allows for the creation and discovery of global AR experiences.”

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  1. ^ Facebook post (www.facebook.com)
  2. ^ Dell could be acquired by VMware (mybroadband.co.za)

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