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 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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