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!).
These days, you cannot avoid to discuss the legal implications that govern Second Life from the point of view of “real life”, […]
Blasts from the past: read this very interesting article from legendary John Markoff, written in 1996. Ok, so he was talking about […]
Reuters has now a special channel for Second Life — http://secondlife.reuters.com, brought to us through the amazing work done by the ever […]
I came across a very nice blog describing the issues with commerce and business in Second Life. The author is Myst Panther […]