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millay Freschi: studying our relationship with our digital selves

At the end of September, Gentle Heron sent me a note card concerning a study being carried out by millay Freschi focused on our relationships with our avatar, other SL users, the group we belong to, and so on. 1,217 more words


Sansar and Second Life in the cloud: LL speaks at AWS Re:Invent

It’s been a busy time at Amazon’s AWS Re:Invent conference, which closes in Las Vegas USA on December 1st. At the start of the event, Amazon announced the launch of their VR / AR development / publishing platform Sumerian (see: … 979 more words

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Lab invites designers to sign-up for Holiday Shopping Event

As a part of the SL14B celebrations marking Second Life’s anniversary  in June 2017, Linden Lab hosted a special in-world shopping event, which proved to be a success among designers and consumers alike. 181 more words


The Atlantic explores Second Life through users' eyes

The Digital Ruins of a Forgotten Future might sound a dismal title for an article on the subject of Second Life. But that is precisely the title Leslie Jamison chose for her in-depth piece on the platform. 609 more words

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VWBPE 2018: VRevolutions Call for Proposals

The VWBPE committee is now calling for proposals for next year’s annual conference which will be taking place from 15th to 17th March 2018. The committee “seeks submissions of presentation proposals along with proposals for exhibits and immersive experiences (pre- and post-conference virtual experiences).” 342 more words

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90-day transaction history premium benefit

On Tuesday, November 7th, Linden Lab announced their new Premium membership benefit, previously hinted at  in recent blog posts.

In short, and with immediate effect, Premium members will have access to 90 days of L$ transaction history – almost 3 times as long as Basic members, who will retain access to  32 days transaction history. 199 more words


Reminder: SL support site upgrade

Update, Wednesday, November 8th: the planned upgrade has been further delayed, until 15:00 SLT om Monday, November 13th. See here for more.

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