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SSA 1801 Vagabond

Found via a post on The Heliograph; Second Skies Airships SSA-1801 Vagabond The SSA-1801 Vagabond is a flying steamship, designed to evoke the spirit of the 19th century “tramp steamer”, in a Mark Twain meets Jules Verne sort of way. … Continue reading

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SecondLife climate change conference

Better late than never: Oneworld.net has a virtual companion for the UN conference on climate change in Bali. Teleport yourself there and have a look at the materials on offer: OneWorld Meetings 111,142,27

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Geocaching in Second Life

The worlds first cache that crosses over to a virtual world??? That’s correct folks there is a geocache in Second Life Virtual Geocache (GA0483) on Geocaching Australia. [1] So how about ‘in world’ geocaching? Second Life residents can travel to … Continue reading

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You Only Live Twice (Four Corners 19-Mar-2007)

The ABC’s Four Corners program 19-Mar-2007 looked into Virtual Worlds; You Only Live Twice Reporter: Ticky Fullerton Broadcast: 19/03/2007 Our world might be getting smaller, thanks to technology, but virtual worlds and games are booming. Millions of people venture daily … Continue reading

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Who are you, who who?

Face recognition for your photos and family tree My Heritage face recognition MyHeritage Face Recognition runs in 3 steps: The digital photo (or scanned photo print) that you provide, is loaded Specialized technology is applied to automatically detect human faces … Continue reading

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BBC1:Big Weekend

As if the full page (p13) advert in the May 9, 2006 Metaverse Messenger didn’t generate enough interest, the SL blogosphere has errupted (?too big a word?) about this weekend’s festival. Event description: Celebrate the launch of the BBC island … Continue reading

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SecondLife II

Why am I still looking at SL for work? This will give an indication; 17 different universities are teaching in Second Life. [1] Looks like Tracy wasn’t the only avater signing up last night 😉 The virtual world of Second … Continue reading

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