Second Life

Looking Back On The Promise Of Second Life

A year before <i>World of Warcraft</i> came out, Linden Lab released <i>Second Life</i>, a virtual world that was supposed to be an alternative to this one but …

Augmented Reality

The Atlantic Daily: The Real and the Virtual

Roy Moore’s defenders, the Russian mob in Spain, the forgotten future of Second Life, and more<p>What We’re Following<p><b>Alleged Abuses</b>: A number of Republican officials and conservative commentators are defending Roy Moore, the U.S. Senate candidate from Alabama, against allegations that he had sexual …

Flannery O'Connor

The Digital Ruins of a Forgotten Future

Second Life was supposed to be the future of the internet, but then Facebook came along. Yet many people still spend hours each day inhabiting this virtual realm. Their stories—and the world they’ve built—illuminate the promise and limitations of online life.<p>Gidge Uriza lives in an elegant wooden …

Augmented Reality

Full circle: The second life of old clothes abroad

Our reporters investigated what happens to old clothes thrown out by Westerners. For several months, our team followed the trail of recycled clothes - from initial collection points to resale on second-hand markets - on a journey through France, Italy, Tunisia and Senegal. They discovered a …

European News

Uniqueness comes with a price tag!

I have a folder in my invent and in it I slip in the landmarks of shops that have something I want to buy but didn’t at the time, it may be it was a …

D.U.S.T & Lesson 101.(freebies n non freebies).

I know that to a lot of you the use of a pose room/cube/box/backdrop isn’t really of much interest but I like to encourage people to take piccies …

Chose

BMW’s battery graveyard gives EV cast-offs a second life

Electrified cars may be increasingly popular, but one of the big questions is what happens when the batteries aren’t holding enough charge for use on …

Electric Vehicles

Returning to Second Life | Ars Technica

Long after its grandest ambitions have faded, the platform still boasts people and profit.<p>A decade ago, dozens of media outlets and technologists …

Augmented Reality

Hold on to your Lindens!!!(Freebies).

I came across a long forgotten folder with some clothes in it from Yasum Design and blimey they were a blast from the past and then I came across a …

Amazing

Toasting my mallows

Great camping set is now for sale at Shiny Shabby by Chez Moi! Super low prim and full of fun stuff for single pringles or couples. There is the rug …

Just a quickie.(Freebies).

Just popped over to Imeka and as soon as I walked in I spotted my initial on the Lucky Board so I quickly snagged that but I won’t show it to you, …

Freebies

Passion for heritage: meet Fragments Bcn

What’s up everyone?<p>Today I want to share with you something different from my previous posts and by doing it I am also officially introducing a new …

Inspiration

SECOND LIFE: Lawyer opts for a different type of bar with brewery

When Joe and Laura Potter decided a family-owned brewery was in their future they were coming from a good place: he had no one to let down and she …

Canadian News

SECOND LIFE: Business consultant reinvents himself as handyman, helps seniors stay at home

<b>Editor’s Note: During Small Business Week, The Chronicle Herald is taking a look at people reinventing themselves and what they do. The series,</b> …

Canadian News

SECOND LIFE: Facade revamp brings new life to downtown Yarmouth

<b>Editor’s Note: During Small Business Week, The Chronicle Herald is taking a look at people reinventing themselves and what they do. The series runs</b> …

Canadian News

Saving for Christmas.(Freebies).

I hate to say this but you do know that there are only 2 PAY PACKETS between now and Christmas? Most people use an advent calendar as a countdown to …

Christmas

SECOND LIFE: Robert Taylor turns focus to St. Louis Bar and Grill after selling flooring business

<b>Editor’s Note: During Small Business Week, The Chronicle Herald is taking a look at people reinventing themselves and what they do. The series,</b> …

Canadian News

Seriously SL!!!(Bargain).

I’ve just splurged my last 25Lds only to find I’m gonna have to splurge some more because one of our regular readers has just dropped the bomb that …

Halloween

Losing the will to unpack.(Freebies).

I was such a good little AV and I stood on my platform and binned, binned and then binned some more then for some insane reason I decided to go to …

Freebies

This is all you need.(Freebie).

I never just take 1 picture but 1 picture is all you need of this exc gift from the Ariskea shop.I didn’t even bother rezzing the copy I grabbed as …

Freebies

For Some Struggling Malls, Churches Offer Second Life

As retailers close their doors, houses of worship are among the new tenants renting vacant space<p>Neighborhood shopping centers battered by store vacancies are finding solace in churches.<p>As retailers consolidate and shrink the number and sizes of their stores, retail center landlords, especially in …

Real Estate

Temptation caught me.(Freebies).

URGH, I went to a yardsale last night and now I have so few Lindens to my name I might just dig out that begging sign from my invent and plonk myself …

Amazing

"New Kids on the Block" Finds a Second Life With Millennials

The boy band's latest reunion tour is attracting more than just its 90s fan base. Faculty Management and Productions CEO Jared Paul discusses why he …

Kids

Exploring the Virtual World of Sansar

<b>Linden Lab’s Sansar, a new VR-enabled online community, gives content creators powerful tools to unleash immersive, dreamlike digital worlds.</b>In …

Augmented Reality

A Quickie.(Freebie).

A really lovely gift from The Two Moons Garden Center of a windmill.I was happy with this shot as you can clearly see the water troughs, the lighter …

Landscaping

Canberra International Horse Trails give second life for ex-racing thoroughbreds

"Some of the horses have just been around and around the track. I train race horses myself and in that process of training, I'm always thinking about …

Australian News

Meet The Scientists Who Have Made Coffee Cups Recyclable

Only one per cent of the 2.5 billion paper coffee cups used in the UK each year are recycled, currently.<p>The problematic mix of paper and plastic that …

Coffee

Hello boys.(Freebie for the men).

It’s sad that there are so few quality freebies for men although now I hardly go looking for any so I might be wrong. I did use to use a male Alt …

Freebies

DIY Rose tea (free gift)

Time to update your landmarks for dust bunny as they have moved. Lovely new store that’s really easy to navigate! Added bonus is a new group gift to …

Crafting

I’m weak!(Super Bargains).

Seriously why do I do it? Why do I go look at the builds on offer at Collabor88 because I just know I will walk away with yet another house I don’t …

Rustic