Monthly Archives: July 2008

Virtual World SIG adds 2 new Co-Chairs

This week the SDForum Virtual World SIG is proud to welcome 2 new Co-Chairs to the group. Frequent contributors Eilif Trondsen and Maribeth Back will be joining the SIG with a special welcome event with SDForum on July 29. Eilif … Continue reading

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Aug. 25 SIG announced: “Virtual Economies with Real Results: Entropia Universe”

I’m very happy to announce the confirmation of John Bates of Entropia Universe as our speaker for the Aug. 25 Virtual World SIG. Definitely put this on your calendar to join us in Palo Alto or online (in as many … Continue reading

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Virtual World SIG up and running on Google Lively

New browser based VW application just launched today from Google. Virtual Worlds News has a feature linked here. Virtual World SIG location is up and running so let’s meet up there. I chose the “island” room in keeping with the … Continue reading

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List of OpenSim grids

I found this list of OpenSim grids built for the Second Life ™ client. The last time  I looked there were only 2 and now there are over 20 – more  “grids” and “standalone sims” than Second Life ™ started … Continue reading

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Links July 6, 2008

Enjoy! HP sees more “Second Life ” like collaboration   Soaring oil prices lead to thousands of virtual friends  Spore review by Businessweek Spore review by MTV 

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Articles and links for July 2, 2008

Here are 3 articles for today: Gaia Online tees up its massively multiplayer online game The missing ‘links’: Looking towards an augmented reality Three steps to encourage corporate investment in virtual worlds

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