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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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Exploring Space Virtually: NASA and the Blue Mars Project on for June 23 SIG

Exploring Space Virtually: NASA and the Blue Mars Project June 23, 2008 In January 2008 NASA hosted a forward-looking conference (http://amesevents.arc.nasa.gov/virtual-worlds/) in order to explore future uses of the virtual world space.  Part of the vision is to engage the … Continue reading

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Do you feel a “virtual world winter” chill ?

There’s a great post and conversation at: http://terranova.blogs.com/terra_nova/2008/06/possibility-of.html#more by Bruce Damer asking whether we are approaching a “New Virtual World Winter”.   I’d encourage you to read the questions and join the conversation, as we’ll use these as the basis for … Continue reading

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IBM hosts 3-day Rational Software Dev. Conference at Codestation

Got word of an IBM “Meet the Experts” session being held in Second Life(tm) June 2, 3, and 4. It is part of their Rational Software Development Conference going on in Orlando, FL and sounds really interesting. It looks like … Continue reading

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IBM and Forterra team up: “Unified Communications”

There were big announcements over the last couple of days that IBM and Forterra are teaming up to create collaboration tools for intelligence agencies. Both companies (IBM on 01/22/07 and Forterra on 06/25/07) have presented at the Virtual World SIG … Continue reading

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