Announcing…. from various members of Ausslers…. “Discover Your Second Life” The Second Life Discovery Day 2007 Introduction The hype surrounding the multi-user virtual environment Second Life has mostly focussed on its negative aspects, which has limited the support for individuals and groups interested in exploring the research, education and business potentials of this exciting new […]
A session presented by Sean Fitzgerald.
Nooribeom 182,191,24 – This is a test from the SL Grid. Well, I’ve confirmed that the SLurlBlogger tool (created and distributed free by Ordinal Malaprop) works. By the way have you seen the latest state of Godot. It’s pretty much all set to go for trailling the process drama – all I need now is […]
The latest bit of exciting news to tantalise technophiles and terrify technophobes is the announcement that a team of researchers at Keio University have working device that allows thought controlled navigation… they have it hooked into a Second Life client and this video shows the device in action. There ismore on the development over at […]
The Second Life island of Godot is finally taking shape and the development is underway. Along with Kim Pasternak getting some better hair – the difficulties we had recently with inventory not appearing – or worse, disappearing – seem to be over. The island is shaping up to be a small seaside community, not disimilar […]
As advised recently, I took delivery of my shiny new Second Life island called Godot. My initial excitement started to give way to the pragmatics of getting Godot into a state where it can serve my research needs. Reading about island development in other forums could leave you believing you need a hefty bankroll and […]
Well, I awoke this morning knowing I had a meeting inworld with Larissa Dmytryk. I had a chance to check my inbox first and discovered the good news from Linden Lab that my island (Godot) has been delivered. This is the first image from the mini map – it doesn’t appear yet on the main […]
If you are after a few little hints about using Second Life in Real Life education then this set of collector cards from Global Kids might be just what you are looking for. http://www.flickr.com/photos/holymeatballs/sets/72157601198270790/show Will try to work out the embed soon.
Lowell Cremorne took some time out to organise an email interview with me recently – the results are at SLOZ – Australia’s Second Life News Source.
Next week the NMC is running an entire weeks symposium on “Creativity in Second Life” There are a number of strands: Machinima, Fashion, Sculpture and Modeling, Virtual Photography, and Teaching Environments, social / arts events, and lots of practical and interactive sessions. I’m involved in one of the sessions… Fri Aug 17 7pm – Fri […]