I have to confess, I’m quite excited by the tremendous possibilities of the recent announcement by Linden Lab that XStreetSL now allows easy L$ transfer between the website and the avatar L$ account, without a fuss, and not requiring in-world ATMs at all. And it’s not just because a lot of more people will start to shop at XStreetSL from now on; no, it’s really because of the underlying technology, which might finally unleash the possibility of turning the Linden Dollar into a real L$ microcurrency for premium content outside Second Life.
My friend Ana Lutetia has invited me to write something about lag on her blog. Since lag was what we mostly got […]
A few days ago, I tweeted about some intriguing statistics that Linden Lab never really publishes, and which I actually asked out […]
TWO: THE BIRTH OF THE SOUL AND THE DEATH OF THE SELF. In philosophy, investigations into the nature of self-consciousness can be […]
First impressions on the newly released mega-feature in Second Life: HTML-On-A-Prim. Well, of course this is for me personally the cream on […]