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Following Canon footsteps, GoPro is BETA testing Hero 8 Black to be used as a webcam. Usually, selected digital cameras can be used as one with a camera capture card, the Elgato Camlink 1080p and 4K variants being the most famous ones. The other option is to have an HDMI input based USB dongle. With direct webcam support, you don’t need to make any additional purchase. This is a much needed, much-requested feature support by many digital camera users.
The Fraunhofer HHI (Heinrich Hertz Institute) made an announcement of its new H.266 VCC (Versatile Video Coding) encoding after three years of research, work and collaboration within its partners. Some of its partners include Apple, Ericsson, Intel Huawei, Microsoft and Sony.
Microsoft reveals its plans with its games streaming platform Mixer which will partner with Facebook Gaming. As a result, the software giant is going to shut down Mixer’s operations. During its transition, all of Mixer’s partnered streamers will shift to Facebook. Neither the execs from Microsoft nor Mixer gave any reasons for this sudden development.
Corsair’s streaming peripherals division Elgato has released two USB microphones- Wave:1 and Wave:3, its first and therefore providing all streaming components, peripherals and accessories (except webcam for now). Both microphones are cardioid condenser based USB mics with a 24-bit converter.
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