There was quite a lot of waiting on Gravatar 2.0, but it’s finally out! It features a cool cropping tool that will allow you to upload an image of any size and don’t worry much about the proper format; it’ll resize it to whatever you fancy. Gravatars, like OpenID, are those cool features that all blogs/forums/Web 2.0 should be adopting: a way to have a single place where you can define your online identity in a safe and protected way, and use the same ID for any social website that you can find, instead of going through the painful process of creating a new account on every single site and uploading your own avatar (and struggling with the different size requirements for each site!).
In the world of user-submitted content that is Second Life, and having such a lack of information available (several wikis, some of […]
Of course we all know that this number only means: “one million of avatar names with valid UUIDs on Linden Lab’s database […]
It seems like yesterday, when a group of about 60 people or so opened up their self-governed, democratic community in the old […]