Tag: VR

Oculus Connect 6 Announced

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Oculus Connect, Facebook’s annual developer-focused conference built around their Oculus virtual reality (VR) ecosystem, is heading for its year six event. Oculus Connect 6 (OC6), is date-and-place official: the event will be held September 25th and 26th, returning to the San Jose McEnery Convention Center. Earlier this year, at Facebook’s other major developer event, F8, […]

Peanut Butter and Chocolate of Gaming: VR and eSports Events

Virtual reality (VR) and eSports are starting to meet at an intersection, which will allow tournaments and other events to portray new content in new ways. Imagine tournaments where VR-empowered competitive gamers play tournaments in more immersive environments, while their audiences watch the action on the big screens — or perhaps in VR themselves? It’s been […]

The Art and Science of Hacking GIFs

I present to you the humble GIF. Often fought over in terms of pronunciation (“giff” vs “jiff”), frequently used in grainy meme animation loops, and often disregarded as the lower-quality sibling to JPEG, PNG and other image formats. A better question might be, “How do you improve the GIF?” But to start with, what are […]

Experiential Technology and NeuroGaming Conference & Expo Returns to San Francisco

Virtual reality, augmented reality and internet of things definitely commands the headlines these days. But, “neurogaming” has also had its share of hype over the years. Involving other highly hyped concepts such as wearables, VR, AR and IoT, neurogaming is not benefited or beset by a flood of conferences and events. So, the Experiential Technology […]