Coming back from SLCC2009, this was the highlight — at least for me (Yesha Sivan). It is T linden (Tom). It is a view of the new second life viewer.
CNN reports on Second Life – video.
From Virtual Worlds London. A demo of a 3D force mouse that connects to Second life. The code is from anarkik3d and the 3D mouse itself is from novint. Link: https://youtu.be/Jou88Tyw9Mo
Seen these guys in Virtual Worlds LA… and it is so much fun… they release you from any markers… and you do get your exercise at the same time. Link: https://youtu.be/fIKwCfRnPk8
This is only for mega users of Second Life… this is THE funniest picture I have ever seen in my life!!!! So smart; So cool; I want to pay them 1000 linden for doing it!!! You will need to zoom into this picture… to see the rest… a bit big … but so cool…(click on… Continue reading Second Life Keyboard: The best SL parody today … SOOO….. Funny
To download the Beta client go to http://get.aqros.com To read more about Aqros see http://blog.aqros.com (Lots of info here.) I have been working with Aqros to fine tune their Social Virtual Worlds Messenger. Their vision is simple: “Allow you to connect with your virtual worlds friends anywhere with your mobile.” The first version worlds with… Continue reading First Look: AQROS Beta – Social Mobile Second Life Messanger
From Mitch Kapor. A nice combination of technologies. (The 3D Camera was already designed by Israeli 3DV Systems). “It’s only a mere 3 months since Mitch and I sat together and decided to kick start this project,” notes developer Philippe Bossut on the Handsfree 3D blog. “It was just a hunch, an itch to scratch:… Continue reading Hands Free 3D: Second Life Navigation Demo
Newsweek cover this month is — again — talking about Second Life. Second Life is emerging as a powerful new medium for social interactions of all sorts, from romance to making money. It may be the Internet’s next big thing. See full article. There is also a nice movie about a person in a wheelchair and… Continue reading Newsweek Cover: Alternate Universe
So Dera Kit is helping some innovative product makers Ludvaig Lindman in Second Life. This new product has it all — romance, elegance, and simplicity. Made of only 12 prims — it will make you smile. It took us years to create this Lover’s Pearl. Like in Real life. Our pearl is big; it symbolized… Continue reading Helping out: Lover’s Pearl
One of the major players in the Metaverse, Anshe Chung Studios is reported to get funding from a German based VC. The exact amount was not disclosed. All my VC friends should note, according to http://secondlife.reuters.com/: Media investors are betting that the services surrounding virtual worlds like Second Life may be as profitable as companies… Continue reading Anshe Chung scores venture capital funding