A developer erased his face on video using the iPhone X camera

A developer erased his face on video using the iPhone X camera

Thanks to the TrueDepth camera in the iPhone X, we are starting to see more developers start to take advantage of the camera to come up with some interesting applications.

The app uses the TrueDepth camera to camouflage the user facing the camera. Now it seems that if you're looking for a way to completely mask your face, developer Kazuya Noshiro might have come up with a way.

Noshiro admitted he has no clue what the technology can be used for. The developer himself admits that there is no use for that and joked that "if you want to make your face transparent, we're recruiting". So in other words, he likely first recorded what was behind him, then masked out his face - bar his eyes and mouth - and inserted the background.

Noshiro's app uses a fixed camera placement to get a picture of the background imagery before applying the invisible face mask, allowing for the transparency effect.

County Health Chief: Not Too Late for Flu Vaccination
Receiving the flu vaccine is the most effective way to protect yourself and others from getting the flu. Scott Lindquist, state epidemiologist for infectious diseases, in a statement.

Face ID on the iPhone X can do all sorts of complicated rendering tasks based around your face, from animoji karaoke to playing games just by using your eyebrows.

Noshiro, who is the CEO of a gaming company called ViRD, made the app on Japanese game development platform Unity. Or, you could edit the face of one of your favorite actors in a movie.

When will we see it in the App Store? Oops, we mean on your backdrop!


  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc (PCRX) Stake Reduced by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc

    It turned negative, as 35 investors sold PCRX shares while 37 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 53 raised stakes. Aristeia Capital Llc increased Sina Corp (NASDAQ:SINA) stake by 679,585 shares to 2.95M valued at $338.72 million in 2017Q3.

    Wall Street's Consensus Rating Shows BB&T Corporation (BBT) Growning 1.1%

    Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a buy rating and set a $50.00 price target on shares of BB&T in a report on Friday, October 20th. It worsened, as 9 investors sold CALX shares while 23 reduced holdings. 76 funds opened positions while 255 raised stakes.
    Man Utd hope as Barcelona consider alternatives for Griezmann

    Man Utd hope as Barcelona consider alternatives for Griezmann

    The Signal Iduna side have come under enormous pressure from fans and critics alike and manager Peter Bosz has even been fired. The Red Devils were heavily linked with a move to sign the France worldwide from La Liga giants Atletico Madrid in the summer.
  • Michael B Jordan went to a 'dark place' for Black Panther

    Jordan as Erik Kilmonger, Andy Serkis as Ulysses Klaue, and Winston Duke as M'Baku (Man-Ape). "But it stuck with me afterwards". Let us know how excited you are for Black Panther by giving the movie your own ComicBook.com User Anticipation Rating below.

    Analysts See $-0.13 EPS for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC)

    Anadarko Petroleum Corporation engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of gas and oil properties. The firm purchased 21,384 shares of the oil and gas development company's stock, valued at approximately $1,045,000.
    Edison International (NYSE:EIX) PT Set at $87.00 by Citigroup

    Edison International (NYSE:EIX) PT Set at $87.00 by Citigroup

    The price of Edison International (NYSE: EIX ) over the past year has decreased -10.93% while the S&P 500 has increased 18.38%. The utilities provider reported $1.43 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.33 by $0.10.
  • Axis Bank dives 2% after Sebi order to probe data leak

    Axis Bank dives 2% after Sebi order to probe data leak

    The bank also submitted details pertaining to preparation of the financial results relating to the quarter under probe. But figures with regard to "slippages" (bad loans) were different from what was circulated on WhatsApp.
    Telangana Rashtra Samithi MPs demand setting up of Telangana High Court

    Telangana Rashtra Samithi MPs demand setting up of Telangana High Court

    The issue of the bifurcation of the Hyderabad High Court has been a long-standing and contentious conflict. Steps will be taken to see that the Centre takes initiative on the key issue, Ananth Kumar further said.
    Record-setting Christmas storm buries city in snow

    Record-setting Christmas storm buries city in snow

    It was a white Christmas in the United States, with snow falling from Seattle to a possible 50-inch total in western NY state. The National Weather Service has continued a warning for lake-effect snow from OH to Pennsylvania and into western NY .
  • Calamos Advisors LLC Acquires 22083 Shares of Celgene Co. (CELG)

    The biopharmaceutical company reported $1.91 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.87 by $0.04. The Connecticut-based Greenwich Wealth Mgmt Limited Liability Company has invested 0.35% in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL).
    Cruise ship collision near Germany's Duisburg injures 25

    Cruise ship collision near Germany's Duisburg injures 25

    The passengers had the opportunity to continue the cruise or stay in hotels reportedly provided by the cruise company. Shortly after the incident, crew and passengers were able to move onto another river cruiser which stopped to assist.
    Serena Williams Returns To Tennis

    Serena Williams Returns To Tennis

    He reached the second round in Melbourne a year ago as a qualifier before losing in straight sets to then world No 1 Andy Murray . The trio was away from court for a while and they will be eager to start their season on a positive note.


Latest news

NYC Ferry boat with 24 passengers hits sandbar in Coney Island Channel
No injuries were reported in the second stranding in a month for the city's newly-expanded ferry service. No one was hurt, and the boat does not appear to be taking on water.

Josh Johnson Signed by Texans with Taylor Heinicke in Concussion Protocol
The 6-foot-3, 220-pound passer joined the Cleveland Browns for the 2012 season and played for the Cincinnati Bengals in 2013. Houston also placed safety Corey Moore on injured reserve and signed free agent guard Erik Austell to the practice squad.

Everton 'agree £25m deal' for Besiktas striker
The Goodison Park outfit have been searching for a striker since the departure of Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United last summer. The French striker turned down a move to Merseyside, believing that he could still force his way back into Arsenal's team.

Analytical Overview of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT)
Principal Financial Group Inc. increased its holdings in Nordic American Tanker by 37.9% in the second quarter. Among 9 analysts covering Nordic American Tanker Shipping (NYSE:NAT), 1 have Buy rating , 2 Sell and 6 Hold.

Diebold Nixdorf's (NYSE:DBD) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Imperial Capital
Credit Suisse Group reissued an "outperform" rating on shares of Diebold Nixdorf in a research report on Tuesday, September 5th. Headlines about Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD ) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment.

Buhari's son's accident: Soldiers allegedly bars other patients entry to hospital
A quick check of the Instagram handles of the family of the President showed no updates as at Press time. But a thing such as this should unite us in wishing well to the first family".

Vietnam spared the worst of killer typhoon
The death toll is expected to rise as rescuers and recovery crews make their way into more isolated areas. The Philippines is battered by about 20 typhoons a year and warnings are routinely issued.

Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (HALO) Shares Sold by SG Americas Securities LLC
The firm has "Outperform" rating by Wells Fargo given on Friday, December 4. (NASDAQ:HALO) rating on Thursday, November 3. Fjarde Ap reported 0.09% in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). 160 were accumulated by Catalyst Limited Company.

Philadelphia Trust Company Has Lifted Its Biogen (BIIB) Position; Santander Consumer USA Holdings (SC) Has 1.18 Sentiment
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board raised its position in Santander Consumer USA by 289.7% in the 2nd quarter. Among 21 analysts covering Santander Consumer USA Holdings (NYSE:SC), 9 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 12 Hold.

$1.08 EPS Expected for Eli Lilly and Company (LLY)
Following the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 114,217 shares of the company's stock, valued at $9,452,598.92. Sawgrass Asset Management LLC's holdings in Eli Lilly and were worth $468,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

LG, Here partner to provide telematics for self-driving cars
Neither company has revealed any timeline, let alone vehicle maker partners for this new telematics solution. No, LG isn't making autonomous vehicles.

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Has $253000 Stake in Alliant Energy Co. (LNT)
Zacks Investment Research lowered Alliant Energy from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, October 24th. Virginia-based Bb&T Securities Limited Liability has invested 0.06% in Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT).

Tax reform is something to celebrate
And once the individual tax rates revert to their former levels, a stingier inflation gauge would raise taxes for most households. Although the deduction is larger, the gain is partially offset by the loss of the personal and dependency exemptions.

Revellers can party till 2 am this New Year's Eve
They dropped their plan to separate men and women by erecting barricades and earmarking reserved spaces for women and children. Also, 500 Hoysala vehicles will be patrolling the city till early hours on January 1 along with 250 Cheetah vehicles.

Saudi Arabia bans Israeli chess players from world tournament, sparking outrage
As Ed Malyon writes in The Independent , this is only part of the controversy around holding these championships in Saudi Arabia. Similarly, top Iranian clerics have also decried the game, saying it can lead to gambling, which is not permissible in Islam.

Other news