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Archive for September, 2008

 A California Condor in SL

Many birds fill the skies of North America. But one proves to stand unique among the others. The California Condor is the largest flying bird in the country. Though, it is considered as the world’s longest-living bird (with a lifespan of up to 50 years), it is also one of the most endangered bird [...]

 RMB City website now open

The official website for RMB City is now open to the public. Apart from descriptions, images, and videos related to the RMB City project, the website also has a continuous schedule of RL and SL events showcasing RMB City. From there you can also link to the RMB City Blog pages for the [...]

 Yokohama Triennale in SL

“There are no nationalities or borders here; we are all world citizens in a future world where everyone lives his second life and creates his own values.”
—China Tracy
Cao Fei (aka China Tracy) together with Vitamin Creative Space and Avatrian is working on one of the biggest and most ambitious virtual project yet — RMB City. [...]

 Avatrian at the SLCC 2008

Avatrian booth at SLCC 2008
Last year was Chicago. This year was Tampa. The SLCC venues are very different. But, what remains the same is the active participation of the Second Life community in this purely resident organized event. Big kudos to Crucial Armitage for keeping it all together in an organized [...]

 A Synopsis of the VWC 2008 in LA

Although not as well attended in comparison to the VW Expo in New York held earlier this year, the main participants of the metaverse industry are still represented in the LA expo. Our friends at Freggers, Qwaq, Hoplon, MASA Group, Linden Labs, MeltingDots and Vastpark were all there. So, it felt somewhat of [...]

 Real Life Says Hello to Second Life Chat

“With Second Life becoming integrated into more aspects of our Resident’s daily lives, we saw a need to expand the world beyond its borders, enabling constant connection regardless of location.”
Linden Labs Vice President – Joe Miller
Linden Lab, creator of Second Life, together with Vivox, the same folks who provided the technology for SL in-world voice [...]