Polls Archive

Sansar gone, CoVid-19 forcing people to stay at home. Will they go to Second Life instead?

  • Unlikely — they're too busy setting up Zoom (33%)
  • Possibly, but it will not make an impact (33%)
  • Very likely (34%)

Total Votes: 3

Start Date: April 5, 2020 @ 10:43 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Project Sansar. How do you feel about it?

  • I'm vaguely pessimistic about it: it will fail, and I have no idea what that means for Second Life (33%)
  • Project Sansar? Never heard about it. (11%)
  • I'm depressed because everybody will run away to Sansar and leave me alone in Second Life (11%)
  • I'm open-minded enough to believe it might be a success, but it's not for me (11%)
  • I'm curious enough to take a good look at it — and run away back to SL (11%)
  • I'm sure I'll register and log in, but become a regular? Maybe (11%)
  • I'll let others be early adopters, but eventually I'll see if it's that great (11%)
  • I'm *very* pessimistic about it: it will be a flop, and it will drag down Second Life with it (0%)
  • I'll be queuing up on the first day, flooding the gates! (1%)

Total Votes: 9

Start Date: July 11, 2017 @ 12:59 am
End Date: No Expiry

Since Facebook bought Oculus VR, and Linden Lab is in closed beta with a Rift-compatible viewer for Second Life, what will this mean for us residents?

  • The hype will subside, Second Life will be completely ignored and plod along just as before (25%)
  • None of the above. The future is impossible to predict! (19%)
  • There will be a slightly increased interest in Second Life in the next few months but nothing dramatival (17%)
  • Linden Lab will join a new VR alliance lead by Facebook/Oculus and make Second Life compatible with the future "Facebook Metaverse" (11%)
  • Facebook will buy Kitely or launch an OpenSimulator-based VW and steal all users from Second Life (10%)
  • Facebook is completely on the wrong track with their virtual world "vision" (7%)
  • Facebook/Oculus VR will launch a new virtual world that will eclipse Second Life (4%)
  • Linden Lab will give up Second Life and focus on their other products (4%)
  • The interest generated in Facebook's announcement will get more people to join Second Life, a Rift-enabled virtual world which is available *now*, and we'll experience a Second Golden Age (3%)

Total Votes: 72

Start Date: April 1, 2014 @ 7:27 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Rod Humble left, Ebbe Altberg is in. How do you feel?

  • Another CEO leaving a sinking boat... (45%)
  • Who cares? One is like the other. Nobody has a clue about SL. (18%)
  • Ebbe is all about social media. Scary! (18%)
  • I loved Rod because he did a lot to improve SL! I'll miss him! (9%)
  • Any CEO change will bring about change in SL. YES! (10%)

Total Votes: 11

Start Date: February 12, 2014 @ 12:00 am
End Date: No Expiry

What do you think about Philip Rosedale's upcoming virtual world, High Fidelity?

  • Never heard of it (49%)
  • We'll see when they announce the open beta - it's too early to say - maybe it's too techy/requires too much CPU for me (24%)
  • Philip will merge Second Life and High Fidelity, so I'm not worried (13%)
  • The technology seems cool, but I don't trust Philip to implement it (7%)
  • Anything done by Philip will ultimately fail (4%)
  • It will be a serious competitor to Second Life once launched (3%)
  • I'm abandoning all my islands in Second Life RIGHT NOW and joining the close beta! Goodbye SL! Gimme HF! (0%)

Total Votes: 71

Start Date: April 9, 2013 @ 1:49 pm
End Date: No Expiry

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