Friday, April 30, 2010
Terms of service, viewer compliance and all manner of glitches in Second Life, especially after yesterday's server collapse in Arizona. Our procaster system was also malfunctioning so thanks to Robustus Hax for getting today's edition up via Wirecast.
Thursday, April 29, 2010
At Penn's central IT organization, ISC, we have been exploring the possible uses of Virtual Worlds like Second Life, and their potential role in the University mission, whether for education, research, or support for admissions and development goals. During 2009, a small team built a prototype virtual Penn campus. Since that time, several academic projects have used the campus, and the campus has continued to grow and expand. Visitors are invited to experience it for themselves.
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1st in a series of New Globe Interviews in Second Life as interviewed by Hooman Khalili.
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Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Saffia & Elrik are joined by guests Dirk Talamasca, Maxwell Graf, Arabella Steadham, and Ash Qin for a discussion about the controversial Client Detection System, an automated product that identifies users of third-party Second Life viewers. Via Treet TV.
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Saturday, April 24, 2010
The team wonders if Icelands ash cloud may show virtual worlds as a viable alternative for meetings, Vivaty closes its doors, FOX orders machinima pilot and more on this weeks news. From MBC.
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Sunday, April 18, 2010
Apple to launch gaming network, Virtual Hugs, thoughts on Third Party Viewers in Second Life and more on this weeks news from MBC. More on Week In Review (on MBTV2) today at Noon SLT and daily headlines on MBTV channel 3.
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Sunday, April 11, 2010
A man gets fired for playing Farmville on the job, Oceanis Decosta of Avatarsevents.com is in the studio, and Lisa reports back on Relay for Life in Second Life™. All the week's news via MBC.
Don't forget to join us for "Metaverse Week In Review" today at noon (SL) or 8pm (UK) for more. http://mbtv.live.nu on channel2.
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Saturday, April 10, 2010
One from the archives but well worthy of a revisit. Jane McGonigal talks with Daniel Zalewski about alternate-reality gaming. From “Stories from the Near Future,” a New Yorker Conference.
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Thursday, April 8, 2010
Tuesday, April 6, 2010
Thursday, April 1, 2010
Yesterday's Metanomics show via Treet TV. Tom Hale, Chief Product Officer for Linden Lab announces the latest step to make the new Second Life user experience a better one: Welcome Island and Discovery Island. Metanomics host Robert Bloomfield fields questions for Tom from the community.
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