Monthly Archives: August 2009

Slides and video from 8-24 Virtual World SIG meeting: Nokia augmented reality

Here are the slides and video we were able to record from Aug. 24, 2009 Virtual World SIG.  Couple of versions of what we have available below.  Thanks to Kari and Radek for sharing the slides and to DJCline (http://www.djcline.com/2009/08/25/aug-24-2009-sdf-nokia-augmented/) … Continue reading

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Live Gamer aquires Twofish virtual currency platform

Via TechCrunch: (http://www.techcrunch.com/2009/08/24/virtual-gaming-marketplace-live-gamer-acquires-twofish-to-boost-micropayments-platform/) Virtual World SIG pals Twofish (http://www.twofish.com/) has been aquired by Live Gamer (http://www.livegamer.com) We heard from Twofish back in May (http://digitalmediasig.com/twofish-may-13-2009/) during a flurry of virtual world events. Well done!

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Virtual World SIG Monday 8/24: Nokia augmented reality with demo

Just got word that our friends at Noka research will be bringing a hands-on augmented reality demo with them for the SIG meeting. Not to be missed. Join us as we begin to this exploration of the merging of virtual … Continue reading

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Virtual World SIG chairs and members host numerous sessions at Engage!Expo

SDForum Virtual World SIG chairs and members will be hosting a number of sessions at this year’s Engage!Expo (http://www.engageexpo.com) Sept. 23-24 in San Jose. Here’s a list of the sessions posted so far: —————————————————— Wednesday September 23, 2009 1-2pm http://www.engageexpo.com/sj2009/schedule/social.html … Continue reading

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Aug. 24 Virtual World SIG announced: Nokia Augmented Reality

Aug. 24: Augmented Reality – The Virtual World Around You In 2009 augmented reality entered the mainstream field of view simultaneously for both entrepreneurs and mainstream corporate use. Large companies such as Lego, BMW, Adidas, and even the US Postal … Continue reading

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