San Jose Sharks and Zeality Team Up For Cutting Edge VR Fan engagment content.

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The San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) and Zeality Inc. The Sharks Immersive media experience will be available in the Spring of 2017 through the San Jose Sharks app. This new functionality will give fans a unique insight into the San Jose Sharks, the SAP Center and more.

Oculus Connect 3 Developer Conference Coming To San Jose In October

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Apple's ARKit 2.0 Intends to Match & Surpass Google's ARCore with Multiplayer & Persistent Content, Says Report

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On the one year anniversary of the introduction of ARKit, Apple is planning to reveal major updates its augmented reality toolkit for mobile apps at its Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, California next week.

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Apple Intends to Match & Surpass Google with Multiplayer & Persistent Content in ARKit 2.0, Says Report

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On the one year anniversary of the introduction of ARKit, Apple is planning to reveal major updates its augmented reality toolkit for mobile apps at its Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, California next week.

Watch Oculus Connect 4 Live Starting At 10am Pacific, October 11

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Facebook’s big VR conference – Oculus Connect 4 (OC4) – kicks off on October 11, 2017 in San Jose, California. We’ll be at the show covering many of the demos, sessions and keynotes live, but if you can’t make it to San Jose, please check out our coverage on the site and watch developments from OC4 on either Facebook, YouTube or Twitch: Oculus Facebook Page.

OC5: Oculus Renames Santa Cruz To Oculus Quest Coming Spring 2019 For $399

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The company announced the new name at its Oculus Connect 5 developer conference in San Jose today, also confirming that the kit would launch in spring 2019 for $399. Oculus now has a final name for its standalone inside-out tracked VR headset, originally codenamed Santa Cruz.

Darth Vader VR Experience Set For Reveal Tomorrow

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A tweet from ILMxLAB’s official account says to look for updates on September 26, which just happens to coincide with the start of Oculus Connect 5 in San Jose, California.

Oculus Connect 3 Schedule Posted, to Be Streamed in Virtual Reality via NextVR

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Oculus’ developer conference is being held in San Jose, CA this year, and the company, which is calling the event Oculus Connect 3 , says it will be their biggest event yet. Road to VR will be on the ground at Oculus Connect in San Jose next week.

‘NCAA March Madness Live VR’ Let’s You Watch the Courtside Action for $2

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Here’s the full schedule of coverage: March 23 – Both Regional Semi-Final Games in San Jose. March 25 – Regional Finals in San Jose. The dream of watching live sports courtside from the comfort of your home through VR is steadily becoming a reality.

Oculus Will Livestream It’s 5th Connect Conference On Oculus Venues

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Disguised as stormtroopers, grab your blaster, solve puzzles, and fight giant lava monsters in an effort to fulfill your team’s orders. “ Oculus Connect 5 kicks-off September 26th at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California.

Watch Oculus Connect 5 Opening Keynote Livestream Here

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Taking place both today and tomorrow in San Jose, CA, Oculus Connect 5 undoubtedly will arrive with what we think will be some pretty major announcements. Oculus Connect, the company’s annual developer conference, is returning for its fifth year today.

Oculus Connect 3 - Oculus Touch Announcement Imminent?

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Oculus have promised to discuss Oculus Touch during the Oculus Connect 3 event taking place October 5 - 7 at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in California.

Oculus Unveils ‘Oculus Quest’ Standalone Headset At OC5

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Oculus Connect 5 is officially underway in San Jose, California, and the company wasted not time this year as Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg took to the stage to unveil the next generation of Oculus VR technology, the Oculus Quest.

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Report: Apple to Unveil ARKit 2.0, Putting Privacy & Multiuser AR at Its Core

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at the company’s yearly Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) , which takes place June 4th-8th in San Jose, California. According to a recent Reuters report, Apple is set to unveil some new features in its supposed release of ARKit 2.0,

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Oculus Connect 4 Announced For October

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The company just revealed that the fourth iteration of its conference will take place from October 11th – 12th at the San Jose Ncenery Convnetion Center in San Jose. With Facebook’s F8 developer conference featuring more VR by the year, we had wondered if there was still a place for Oculus Connect in the world. Fear not; Oculus Connect 4 is just a few months away.

Report: Facebook to Launch Oculus Go Standalone Headset at F8 Developer Conference

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Since Facebook hasn’t publicly acknowledged Variety’s report, there’s still no telling why the company is reportedly waiting for f8, which takes place May 1-2, 2018 in San Jose, California.

Oculus Announces ‘Lone Echo 2’ At Oculus Connect 5

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Announced earlier today at the Oculus Connect 5 event in San Jose, California, Lone Echo 2 throws players back into the metal feet of Jack as they join Liv for another mysterious set of deep space circumstances.

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Oculus Connect 3 will be in October.

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Save the date for Oculus Connect 3, coming to San Jose, California, October 5-7! more than 50 technical talks and opportunities to experience new Oculus hardware and content. Featuring signature keynotes from Brendan Iribe, John Carmack, and Michael Abrash.

OC5: Oculus Partners With VRHealth To Bring Rift And Go To Hospitals

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At the Oculus Connect 5 developer conference in San Jose, VRHealth will launch three pre-orders as part of the partnership. Oculus Go headsets will soon be joining Rifts in rolling out to hospitals and homes in an effort to use VR to manage patient pain and anxieties. VR wellness company VRHealth today announced a partnership with Oculus that will see the latter’s hardware roll out to sites across the US running the former’s software.

Oculus to Talk “Breakthroughs in Spatial Audio Technologies” at Connect Conference

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Oculus Connect 4, the company’s fourth annual developer conference, is set for October 11th and 12th in San Jose, California. There, Oculus will share with developers some of its latest research and developments, including what’s coming to the company’s VR Audio SDK.

Post-Oculus Connect 5 Q&A Livestream: Quest Details And Impressions

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The past few days in San Jose, CA have been full of excitement and news for the VR industry from all of the upcoming Rift games like Stormland and Defector to the official announcement of the $399 standalone VR headset, Quest. Oculus Connect 5 is now officially in the books!

Where & When to Watch Oculus Connect Keynote Livestream (including in VR)

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Oculus Connect , the company’s annual developer conference, goes down this week in San Jose, California on the 11th and 12th at the McEnery Convention Center.

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No Headset? A VR Space Like Star Trek’s “Holodeck” May Soon Become Reality

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San Jose holographic display startup Light Field Lab and LA graphics company OTOY , which focuses on cloud-based high-end graphics, have officially announced a partnership that is “making the Star Trek Holodeck a reality” according to a recent press release.

Oculus Seems To Have Patented The Fabric Wrap For Santa Cruz

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All jokes aside, we’re hoping to see a big reveal of Santa Cruz at next week’s Oculus Connect 5 event in San Jose, California. Today in mildly interesting and painfully specific patents from big VR companies: Oculus seems to have patented the fabric that will wrap around its upcoming Santa Cruz headset. The patent, filed exactly a year ago today and published yesterday, was first spotted by Reddit user valdovas.

100+ AR/VR Companies to Gather at Next Week’s SVVR 2017 Expo – Save $200

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Next week from March 29th to 31st at the San Jose Convention Center, SVVR 2017 is set to bring three days of talks, panels, and workshops with insights from leaders in VR , and a show floor featuring more than 100 exhibitors.

NVIDIA GTC VR Content Showcase to Award $30k in Cash & Prizes to Non-gaming Applications

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Nvidia’s annual GTC conference will be held May 8-11 this year in San Jose, California.

F8 2018: Oculus Go Standalone VR Headset Now On Sale For $199

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As expected, Facebook launched its first standalone VR headset, Oculus Go, at its F8 developer conference in San Jose, today. Go can now be ordered around the web for $199 and is also available at retails such as Best Buy. With many other VR headsets, $199 would only be one part of the total cost, but Go’s all-in-one design means there’s no other hardware needed to get started.

OC5: Oculus Quest Uses Snapdragon 835 Processor

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Oculus confirmed as much following the kit’s reveal in San Jose. Oculus had a lot to say about its new standalone VR headset, Quest, at the opening keynote for Oculus Connect 5 yesterday, but one thing it didn’t really mention was the processor powering the device. We now know it’s a Snapdragon 835.

Applications Now Open for Oculus Connect 4 Developer Conference

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Oculus’ annual developer conference is back—Connect 4 will be hosted on October 11th and 12th in San Jose, California at the McEnery Convention Center.

You Should Be Able To Stream Oculus Go To Your Phone Soon

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Oculus Connect 5 will be held in San Jose, California on Sept. Oculus CTO John Carmack says a local viewing feature is working for the Oculus Go but it is still several weeks away from being released to owners of the headset. The feature should fill a major gap in Oculus Go functionality and allow friends and family to see the view from inside VR.

OC4: Echo Arena Expansion Echo Combat Unveiled

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The critically-acclaimed and all-around-fun zero-G space esport Echo Arena is getting more gameplay modes as Echo Combat was announced today at Facebook’s Oculus Connect conference in San Jose, California.

VR League Season 2 Finals Officially Slated For Oculus Connect 5

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Now, the VR League Finals are coming up soon with live competitions at Oculus Connect 5 from September 26th – 27th at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center. If I’ve learned anything over the past couple of years, it’s that VR is very likely the future of esports.

‘Invasion!’ Studio Baobab Returns With Second Episode, ‘Asteroids!’

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at the Oculus Connect 3 developer conference in San Jose this week. It’s a busy time for Baobab Studios. After release on other platforms, the team is preparing to launch its cutesy debut VR short film, Invasion! , on PlayStation VR, and help with a big screen adaptation of it.

Oculus Connect 3 Highlights, Questions About New Min Spec & Room-Scale Claims

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There are still a lot of open questions, unknowns, and concerns that I try to dig into a bit more, as well as the overall vibe and other private hallway discussions that were happening at the San Jose Convention Center.

Holiday Party 2017

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Therefore, it was high time that the uSens San Jose office had a festive celebration with this year’s holiday party at Dave & Busters.

An Inflection Point for WebVR and the Open Metaverse

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And then on October 19th and 20th, there was a historic W3C Workshop on Web & Virtual Reality where all of the major VR players gathered in San Jose to hash out the WebVR web standards for delivering VR and AR applications over the web.

Oculus Touch Hits FCC Ahead of Launch

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Road to VR will be on the ground at Oculus Connect next week in San Jose to bring you the latest on the touch launch and everything else to come from the conference. Touch, Oculus’ forthcoming VR motion controller, has made the rounds at the FCC, the U.S.

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Oculus Connect 5 Celebrates 5 Years Of VR In September

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Oculus Connect 5 will run on September 26th and 27th at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose. Move over E3; Oculus just announced the return of its developer conference, Oculus Connect, coming back now for its fifth year. This year’s show promises to celebrate the last five years of VR, though technically it will have only been four years since the event started in 2014. But, hey, who’s counting?

OC5: Oculus Quest Will Launch With Over 50 Titles In 2019

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Here at OC5 in San Jose Facebook is hosting an “arena-scale” demo of Dead and Buried that will allow users to run around freely in a large space within a shared multiplayer environment. Today at Oculus Connect 5 Facebook announced that the Santa Cruz prototype is now officially known as Oculus Quest and that it will be launching in Spring 2019 with over 50 different titles for $399.

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Google Bringing WebVR Support to Android Chrome in January WebVR is gaining significant momentum; last month the biggest players in the browse space came together to discuss the future of VR on the web at the W3C Workshop on Web & Virtual Reality.

Williams-Sonoma Acquires Outward for $112 Million to Expand 3D, AR, and VR Retail Visualization

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The headquarters will remain in San Jose, CA (Williams-Sonoma is headquartered in San Francisco, CA), and will be managed by Outward’s current leadership team.

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Check Out The NCAA March Madness Finals on Gear VR

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Here are the six games: March 23—Regional Semi-Final Games in San Jose featuring Gonzaga versus West Virgina and Xavier versus Arizona. March 25—Regional Finals in San Jose. Facebook’s Oculus shared with us that, of the people who actually use their Gear VRs on a daily basis, 80 percent use it to watch video.

Oculus Announces Connect 3 Dev Conference, Registration Coming Soon

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If you’re panning on attending this year’s Oculus Connect developer conference in San Jose, CA, you can now officially mark your calendars for October 5-7 for what Oculus is billing as their “largest developer conference yet.”