Facebook Spaces, virtual selfie in virtual reality

Virtual Zone: Exploring Facebook Spaces

Lately I’ve been spending more time in the virtual world that is Facebook Spaces. Spaces is the social network’s VR app that launched at F8 last April, and operates on their Oculus Rift headset. It’s currently not available on GearVR or HTC Vive, although, there are workarounds for the latter. Spaces is the future of…

OffPlanet VR Meetup at NextSpace Berkeley featuring Facebook Spaces

OffPlanet VR #6: Building Virtual Communities

Join OffPlanet VR for our 6th VR meetup in Downtown Berkeley! Connect with industry pioneers, developers, and immersive media explorers, talk shop, and have fun. Demo the latest premium and independent VR experiences on Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Gear VR and more.  All skill levels welcome. TALKS in the Moose Lodge: BUILDING VIRTUAL COMMUNITIES  with…

#Berkeley: Restaurant Week Gaumenkitzel, Comal + Ajanta

Prepare to make reservations! On our latest #Berkeley sponsored by Visit Berkeley we take you to three celebrated neighborhood restaurants participating in Berkeley’s 5th Annual Restaurant Week happening Thursday January 19th through Sunday January 29th. We start at West Berkeley’s lauded Gaumenkitzel where owner and chef, Anja Voth shares what’s on their Restaurant Week menu.…

BAMPFA opens in Downtown Berkeley

Downtown #Berkeley‘s abuzz this weekend with the opening of Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive‘s inaugural exhibition, Architecture of Life. The striking, idiosyncratic building designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro has 25,000 square feet of flexible exhibition space and opens to the public with Community Day starting today Sunday January 31st, at 11am. Check out our quick montage from the…

25th Annual Berkeley Artisans’ Holiday Open Studios

Explore and shop local, hand-crafted, original works of art when 100 Artists and Craftspeople open their workshops and studios for the 25th annual Berkeley Artisans’ Holiday Open Studios. Beginning Saturday November 28th, and running through the next four weekends you can take a free, self-guided tour through the city’s creative spaces and hidden gems. Don’t miss it!…

#Berkeley: Jugger with the Berkeley Riot

On our latest ‪#‎Berkeley‬ we geek out over a game of Jugger with the Berkeley Riot. Thanks to Valkyrie and Evan Savage, you can play the post-apocalyptic sport invented by Oscar-nomninated screenwriter David Webb Peoples, Thursdays 5pm at Cal Memorial Glade and Saturdays, 3pm at Codornices Park. ‪3! 2! 1! #‎Jugger‬! Connect with California Jugger…

The Premiere of New Mo’ Cut: David Peoples’ lost film of Moe’s Books

*** ONE NIGHT ONLY Thursday August 27th, 8pm *** From Trash to Treasure, Reclaiming History from the Dump (Berkeley, California) – Berkeley, home to Nobel Laureates and hotbed of social activism, sustainability, and entrepreneurialism, adds one more incredible story to its illustrious lore. New Mo’ Cut: David Peoples’ lost film of Moe’s Books – weaves together a surreal…