We're seeing more in-community purchasing. Games are out-front in that area. People are buying things from within games and not going to a commerce site. That kind of thing will happen more and more -- the emergence of content and commerce.
   --Jim Wehmann, VP, Strategic Marketing Services, Digital River
CongressEntersTheMetaversDanMillerMetanomicsSL10082007_012            Metanomics With Dan Miller
Dan Miller, Senior Economist, Joint Economic Committee of the U.S. Congress discussed in an private individual capacity a variety of virtual world policy issues including taxation, money laundering, and how Congress may deal with these and other issues.
Discussion and interview took place in the virtual world Second Life as part of the Metanomics Series, hosted by Nick Wilson of and Professor Robert Bloomfield, Cornell University, Johnson School Of Management.

Please go here for a full event overview, photoset, and video link.

Check out Dan Miller's blog, Economics Of Virtual World's.
Photos and event overview are now posted for the Metaversed First Friday Tech Expo held in the virtual world Second Life.



Voice Comes To The Virtual World Second Life

The use of voice interaction was in beta test until August 2007 in the virtual world Second Life.   These photosets are taken of various voice chat sessions during the beta test period.

Havok 4, an updated physics engine is undergoing a beta test phase in the virtual world Second Life.

Here is the Second Life Insider announcement.

An ongoing Wiki has been established here to monitor and collaborate on progress. 
My Photo

Look into the ball and tell me what you see.......

Christian Renaud 'pontificates' on the direction of Virtual World's.

Collective Intelligence In Synthetic Worlds

“Synthetic Environments and the Enterprise,” was a mixed reality event that took place at the Santa Clara Techmart, Santa Clara, California, and at the Cisco Systems outdoor theater in Second Life.
A photoset may be seen here.

Entrepreneurship In Virtual Worlds

Edelman Worldwide, a global communications and public relations firm in conjunction with The Electric Sheep Company, a Metaverse virtual world development and event company, teamed up to hold a business plan contest in the virtual world Second Life.

Second Life: The Official Guide

Hamlet Au, Walker Spaight, Catherine Omega, along with event moderator Aimee Weber,  showed up in all their 'Avatar glory' at Kula 1 in the virtual world Second Life, to mingle and take questions about their book, Second Life: The Official Guide.

Go here for an event photoset and book description.
Okay, ever wanted your very own star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame?  Well, why wait when you can have one custom made just for you at AOL Pointe in the virtual world Second Life.  The skateboarding, movies, music, and dance facility are pretty cool too.

Click here to check the star walk and AOL Pointe out.

In conjunction with
New York City's Fashion Week, iVillage and Aspire put on a stunning virtual fashion show in the virtual world Second Life.
  Please go here for a photoset and event description.
Brewster Kahle Interviewed in Second Life
CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman (SL: GreeterDan Godel) interviewed Internet Archive founder and Internet pioneer, Brewster Kahle (SL: Brewster Acronym), January 23, 2007 at the CNET Networks auditorium in Second Life.  The conversation covered the importance of archiving the Web's content, the DMCA, need for open content, as well as neutrality associated with content delivery vehicles. 
Mr. Kahle put out a request for volunteers to assist in archiving content in digital format, be it books, music, or what not.  
Event photos are located hereAn event transcript is located here.

  Virtual Capitol Hill   
A privately commissioned Capitol Hill build on Second Life, complete with a U.S. House of Representatives chamber, and issue specific outdoor kiosks has opened.
Longtime noted cyber writer Declan McCullagh
reports on the launch
Go here for photos

World Economic Forum--Davos, Switzerland
Second Life Reuters Bureau Chief Adam Reuters (real life name Adam Pasick), recently conducted a series of interviews with artists, politicians and executives at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, in front of a live Second Life audience.  Attendance in the Reuters Auditorium was limited to 50 on a first-come, first-served basis. Archived audio and video feeds are via the  Reuters Second Life News Center.
Interview with Mitch Kapor. Chairman Linden Lab (creator of Second Life)
Cisco Systems unveils connected home in virtual world Second LifeRob CiscoSystems, Mike CiscoSystems, joined by Christian CiscoSystems unveiled their connected home initiative at Cisco's newly opened home on Second Life. 

Go here for event photos and overview
IBM Innovation Island and Virtual Lotusphere
 Lotusphere Goes Virtual  "IBM keeps finding new ways to use Second Life for old things. A virtual parallel of the Lotusphere 2007 conference is one of the latest.  7,000 people are expected to descend on the complex in Orlando to hear about the latest social/tech innovations in IBM Lotus software.  The conference is being paralleled in Second Life The build " is [...] assisted by the able Jessica Qin and her team." IBM Metaverse Evangelist, Ian Hughes, who operates in conjunction with fellow Evangelist Roo Reynolds has posted excellent in-world event photos on the Eightbar blog
BMW representative addresses SL Business Communicators questions at BMW New World facility in Second Life

BMW representative Munich Express addressed a variety of questions at their recently opened facility in Second Life, with an initial focus on energy efficient vehicles, as well as how they see utilizing virtual world spaces for a variety of undertakings.   Event photos may be seen at this link.

Four Eyed Monsters movie screened at Sundance Island in the virtual world Second Life.  Go here for photos and overview.
Ogoglio Project Presentation
Held at Sheep Tower, on Sheep Island. 
Machinima is an emerging virtual world content creation art form.  One of the top machinima creators and participants in this space is Moo Money.  Ms. Money also hosts the popular Grid Review in the virtual world Second Life.  She addressed a gathering of Second Thursday In Second Life group members at the Alt-Zoom Studios theater in Second life.  The outstanding presentation explained what machinima is, where it is going, and showed a couple of machinima shorts, including one that introduced the Sundance presentation of the real life movie Four Eyed Monsters in the virtual world Second Life.
 Go here for presentation photoset.  
State of the Virtual World – Second Life Key Metrics


Virtual World, Social Networking, General Technology
Net Press & Blog Postings

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--11 Things We Learned By Trying Every Virtual Reality Headset Out There, 08/17/2015
Gates Foundation Invests in Virtual Learning. 3DTLC.Net, 12/09/2009
Virtual Reality Collides with Real-world Law, 12/08/2009
Building the Foundation of a Social Future, Tony Ventrice,, 12/08/2009
Five Critical Success Factors For Mainstream 3D Virtual World Projects,, 11/20/2009
Qlipso Brings Avatars, Video Chat, and Facebook Connect To Virtual Rooms, Erick Schonfeld, TechCrunch, 11/18/2009
Second Life Duty Is Now Required for Penn State's Online Advisers, Marc Parry, Chronicle Of Higher Education, 11/09/2009
Real Taxation Of Virtual Commerce, Steven Chung, Virginia Tax Eeview, Winter 2009
National Geographic And NDi Media Partner To Develop And Distribute ’Virtual World Of Music’ Game, 11/13/2009
The Corporate Gaming Generation, Raymond de Villers, 11/12/2009
Raising Real Money In A Virtual World, Peter Wayner, The New York Times, 11/11/2009
University Center Greenville Partners With Carolinas Virtual World Consortium (CVWC), Fall 2009
Virtual U.S. Military Veterans Center, Apollo Manga, Second Life Examiner, 11/11/2009
Virtual World A Reality For CSUN Students, Charles Landon, The Sundial Calif. State Northridge, 11/09/2009
Virtual Goods Start Bringing Real Paydays, Claire Cain Miller & Brad Stone, The New York Times, 11/06/2009  
How Your Brain Sees Virtual You, Ellen Callaway,, 11/06/2009
Second Life Adds A New Dimension To The Classroom, Susannah Blakey, The Daily Titan, 11/03/2009
FTC Investigating Virtual Worlds, CyberTelecom Blog, 11/03/2009
Can Virtual Worlds Supply Support To Military Amputees?, 11/02/2009
Why Virtual Economies Defy The Rules Of Your Old College Textbooks, Kim-Mai Cutler,, 10/30/2009
Dr. Leslie Jarmon Speaks At Metanomics About University of Texas Virtual Project, CNN iReport, 10/22/2009
A Virtual Clinic To Treat The Stresses Of War, Claire Cain Miller, The New York Times, 10/22/2009
Researchers From IBM, Nokia and VTT Bring Avatars and People Together for Virtual Meetings in Physical Spaces, Earth Times, 10/19/2009
UT System Campuses Join Virtual World, Ralph K.M. Haurwitz, Austin American Statesman, 09/28/2009
Virtual Classrooms Become Reality With University Of Texas, Metanomics, 09/17/2009
Virtual Worlds Are Getting A Second Life, Victor Keegan, 07/29/2009
Inside The Smithsonian Institution's First "Virtual Museum", Brad Reed, Network World, 04/10/2009
Towson University President Caret Meets With Students In Online World, Stephen Kiel, Baltimore Sun, 04/07/2009
Virtual World To Help Disabled Build Self Esteem, Dipali Pathak, Baylor College Of Medicine, 03/27/2009
'Second Life' Revolutionizes SMU Classroom Experience, John Coleman,, 01/17/200
9Storefronts in Virtual Worlds Bringing in Real Money, Stefanie Moore, The New York Times,  12/08/2008
On the Convergence of Virtual Worlds and Social Networking Sites, Bob Moore, Terra Nova, 02/07/2008
Spies' Battleground Turns Virtual, Robert O'Harrow Jr., The Washington Post, 02/06/2008
But Who Will Bail Out Wobbly Second Life Loans?, Robert Bloomfield, The Wall Street Journal, 02/06/2008
Wonderland Documentary Focuses On Virtual Adultery In Cyberspace, Moo Money,, 02/06/2008

Second Life Needs Sheriffs, Not Lawyers, Prokofy Neva, Second Thoughts, 02/05/2008
Second Life Content Creators Face Genuine Dilemmas, Tateru Nino,, 02/04/2008
Report: IBM Partners With HiPiHi, Leigh Alexander, Worlds In Motion, 02/04/2008
Singapore Company Builds Virtual Tourism Platform, Leigh Alexander, Worlds In Motion, 02/04/2008
IBM Partners With China's UOneNet On Virtual World Development,, 02/01/2008
Augmentalists vs Immersionalists Which one are you?, Nic Mitham, KZero, 02/01/2008
Second Life Numbers Are Up, But Are Casual Users Drifting Away?, Stuart,, 02/01/2008

No More Meeting Travel, But How?, Christian Renaud, The Nature Conservancy, 01/31/2008
Makena Technologies Launches Virtual Skate Park For MTV, Virtual Worlds Forum Blog, 01/30/2008
Raph Koster: The Escapist Interview, Dana Massey, The Escapist, 01/29/2008

Singapore’s Mirror World Shows Business Promise, Lowell Cremorne, The Metaverse Journal, 01/29/2008
For Online Addicts, Relationships Float Between Real, Virtual Worlds, CNN, 01/29/2008
Metaverse Marketing In 2006 Versus Web Marketing In 1996, Wagner James Au, New World Notes, 01/28/2008
IBM Expands Business Center for India in Second Life, IT News Online, 01/28/2008
OpenSim Worlds Lure Second Life’s Outcasts, Eric Reters, Reuters Second Life, 01/25/2008
Unisfair Nets $10M for Virtual Trade Shows, Stacy Higgenbotham, Giga Om, 01/25/2008
IBM Forms Partnership With Virtual World Company UoneNet, RedLine China, 01/25/2008
3D Models In Mashups: Customize Your Own Virtual World On Your Website, Microsoft Virtual Earth, 01/24/2008
Cheer Up, Ben: Your Economy Isn't As Bad as This One, Robin Sidel, The Wall Street Journal, 01/23/2008
Interview: Nick Wilson - Founder Clever Zebra, Mike O'Hara, Virtual Worlds BusinessCast, 01/22/2008
Griefers -- The Sociopaths of the Virtual World, Julian Dibbell, Wired, 01/18/2008
NMC Virtual Worlds Announces Plans for 2008, CDB Barkley, NMC Campus Observer, 01/16/2008
Virtual Reality Room Now A (Free) Reality For Educators, CDB Barkley, NMC Campus Observer, 01/15/2008
Second Life As A Platform For Augmented Reality, Wagner James Au, New World Notes, 01/14/2008
Metaverse Clock Tower Glut Likely, Pixeleen Mistral, Second Life Herald, 01/14/2008
Interview: World Stock Exchange To Continue Business (in SL), Lowell Cremorne,, 01/12/2008
The Intelligence Revolution, Michio Kaku, BBC Visions Of The Future Series, 01/08/2008

Forrester Report: Getting Real Work Done In Virtual Worlds, Linda Zimmer, SL Bus. Communicators, 01/07/2008
What Happens When The Ivory Tower Meets Web 2.0?, Nate Anderson, ARS Technica, 12/22/2007
Lego Universe To Launch In 2009, CBBC Newsround, 12/17/2007
University Of Leicester Launching Virtual Worlds Research Project,, 12/14/2007

Cisco's EOS Online-Content Platform Coming Next Year, Stephen Lawson, IDG News Service, 12/12/2007
Helsinki Institute for IT Secures Funding to Research Virtual Economies, VW News, 12/12/2007
Cisco: Collaboration Is The Future, Marguerite Reardon,, 12/11/2007
Second Life Is Now Too Important Not To Be Accessible, Peter Abrahams,, 12/11/2007
Metaversals Picking Up Stakes From SL?, Prokofy Neva, Second Thoughts, 12/11/2007
Why I Stopped Using Twitter, Scott Karp,, 12/11/2007
Web Leaders Seek More Searchable Government, Kim Hart, The Washington Post, 12/11/2007
San Jose Tech Museum Opens In Second Life, Linda Zimmer, SL Business Communicators, 12/11/2007
AOL Leaves Second Life, Eric Reuters, Reuters Second Life, 12/11/2007

Enterprise 3-D: Living And Working In Virtual Worlds (30 Minute Audio Slideshow), Roo Reynolds, IBM, 12/08/2007
Gartner Sees Virtual Worlds As A Growing Shopping Experience, Linda Zimmer, SL Business Commuicators, 12/08/2007
Facebook Members Sell Their Own Ads, Louise Story,, 12/08/2007
How Legal Are Virtual Banks And Stock Exchanges?, Tateru Nino,, 12/07/2007
When Will Virtual Surgery Make The Cut? Larry Greenemeir, Scientific American, 12/07/2007
Getting Serious (Virtual Worlds Analysis), The Economist, 12/06/2007
SL Entrepreneurs Cautiously Optimistic For 2008, Eric Reuters, Reuters Second Life, 12/06/2007
What Marketers Learned In 2007, No. 4, There Are Other Worlds, Nic Mitham, KZero, 12/06/2007
What marketers learned in 2007, No 5. The media loves Second Life. The media hates Second Life, Nic Mitham, KZero, 12/06/2007
Universities Bring Video Games Into Classrooms, Reuters, 12/06/2007
Explaining Vertical Worlds, Nic Mitham, KZero, 12/06/2007
Nike Goes Zwinky, Millions Of Us Blog, 12/06/2007
Interview: Coke Studios Moves Over to There, Virtual Worlds News, 12/06/2007
Instructors Get Help Teaching In Second Life, e-School News, 12/06/2007
Estonia Opens An Embassy In Second Life, Duncan Riley, TechCrunch, 12/05/2007
Virtual Worlds - It's Time To Take Out The Intellectual Trash, Malcolm King, Online, 12/05/2007

Examining Second Life Myths For Business, Angius Kidman, ZDNet Australia, 12/03/2007
NIH Awards Contract to Forterra Systems to Evaluate Gaming for Training Critical Hazmat Skills, TMCnet, 11/30/2007
Social Networks Study Released, Richard MacManus, Read/WriteWeb, 11/30/2007
Serious Games Institute Cisco and Giunti Turn Coventry University into Virtual World, Virtual Worlds News, 11/28/2007
The Mashing of Virtual Reality, Social Computing, Clint Boulton,, 11/28/2007
Build It And They Will Come, But You Need A Reason For Them To Stay, Alan Bamboo,, 11/24/2007
RTMAsia Bringing Linden Lab's Second Life to China, Virtual Worlds News, 11/21/2007
Dutch Ministry of Internal Affairs Looks to Virtual Worlds, Virtual Worlds News, 11/21/2007
Global Communities In The Imagination Age, Tish Shute,, 11/19/2007
Linden Lab Partners with T-Entertainment to Send Second Life to Korea, Virtual Worlds News, 11/18/2007

Opinion - Second Life's Potential Not To Be Overlooked, Aaron Delwiche, The Santa Clara, 11/15/2007
Microsoft ESP Debuts As A Platform for Visual Simulation,, 11/14/2007
Intelligence Community Developing Virtual World Analysis Tools, Bob Brewin,, 11/07/2007 
Opinion - Second Life: Let's Not Let It Replace The First, The Santa Clara, 11/07/2007

The Entrepreneur's Guide To Second Life (Book Excerpt), Daniel Terdiman,, 11/06/2007
Activeworlds Launches Embedded Virtual Worlds on Facebook, Leigh Alexander,, 11/01/2007
Interview with Ian Hughes, IBM (a.k.a Epredator Potato), Tish Shute,, 10/31/2007
A Second Life For Second Life With Open Source?, Howard Wen,, 10/31/2007
20 Trends Defining Virtual Worlds In 2007, Stuart Dredge, TechDigest, 10/29/2007

The Office: A Viral Approach To Second Life, Aliester Kronos, Ambling In Second Life, 10/28/2007
Pay Up, Kid, Or Your Igloo Melts, Mireya Navarro, The New York Times, 10/28/2007

Online Dwellers Sue Queens 'Cheater' For Virtual Theft, Kathianne Boniello, The New York Post, 10/28/2007
Malta To Open Real Embassy In Virtual World, Malta Independent Online, 10/26/2007
IBM's Peter Haggar on the Interoperability Alliance, Virtual Worlds News, 10/25/2007
Wipro Announces Innovation Isle on Second Life, Media Release, October 25, 2007
Got Your Second Life Blinkers On?,, 10/24/2007
Marketers Explore New Virtual Worlds, Emily Steel, The Wall Street Journal, 10/23/2007
Liveblog: Austin Metaverse Meetup and a Conversation about Warb, Joey Seiler, Virtual Worlds News, 10/23/2007

Second Life: A Virtual Universe For Real Engineering, Matthew J. Traum, Design News, 10/22/2007

New 3-D Tech Makes Online Shopping More Like Being There, Katherine Noyes, E-Commerce Times, 10/22/2007
A Shopping Trip, Aisle By Virtual Aisle, Scott Kirsner,, 10/21/2007
Feature: Inside The Interoperability Meeting, Virtual Worlds News, 10/18/2007
Telemedicine Conference In Second Life: October 22-23, Linda Zimmer, Second Life Business Communicators, 10/18/2007
ABC News Reviews U.S. Presidential Candidates & Politician Use of Second Life, Giff Constable, The Electric Sheep Company, 10/17/2007
A Real Yardstick For Virtual Worlds?, Daniel Terdiman,, 10/17/2007
Get The Word Out---Fast!, (Reviews of 5 Microblogging Tools), Michael Muchmore, PC Magazine, 10/17/2007

IKEA Poised To Take Advantage Of Virtual Worlds, Joel Greenberg, The Electric Sheep Company, 10/17/2007
Study: Online Games More Captivating, Peter Svensson, Associated Press, 10/17/2007

Digital River's Jim Wehmann: Building A Better E-Commerce Site, John P. Mello, Jr., E-Commerce Times, 10/16/2007
Are Kids Ready For Ads In Virtual Worlds?, Stefanie Olsen,, 10/16/2007
Take A Deep Breath, Find Your Happy Place, Christian Renaud, Christian Renaud's Weblog, 10/16/2007
Virtual Worlds Fall 2007 Post-Conference News Roundup, Virtual Worlds News, 10/15/2007

Virtual World Makers Aim To Hook Kids, Stefanie Olsen,, 10/15/2007
Second Life Going Mainstrea With CSI: New York, Tish Shute, UgoTrade, 10/15/2007
New York And Virtual Entertainment - It's A Meme Thing, Aleister Kronos, Ambling In Second Life, 10/15/2007

Tech Titans Seek Virtual World Interoperability, Daniel Terdiman,, 10/12/2007
Second Life, Other Virtual Worlds Extending Reach To Mainstream, Mark Boslet, Mercury News, 10/12/2007
Companies Shifting Virtual World Strategies, Scott Hillis, Reuters Second Life Bureau, 10/11/2007
Christian Renaud's Thoughts -- Post Fall Virtual Worlds 2007, Cisco Systems Virtual Worlds Blog, 10/11/2007
Virtual Worlds Catching On In Workplace, Mark Boslet, Mercury News, 10/10/2007
Interoperability (Commentary-Virtual World Standards Setting), Raph Koster,, 10/10/2007
Open Borders Sought For Virtual Worlds, Scott Hillis, Reuters, 10/10/2007
IBM and Linden Lab Launch Collaboration to Further Advance the 3D Internet, IBM-Linden Lab Media Release, 10/10/2007
Congress To Second Life: No New Taxes?, Adam Reuters, Reuters Second Life Bureau, 10/08/2007

Good For Business, Good For Society? (interview John Chambers, Cisco Systems), Marguerite Reardon,, 10/08/2007
Second Life: Virtual Worlds And The Enterprise, Susan Kish,, 10/08/2007
Is There A Future For Old Fashioned Museums?, Joel Garreau, The Washington Post, 10/07/2007
Real Hope In A Virtual World, Rob Stein, The Washington Post, 10/06/2007
The Fakebook Generation, Alice Mathias, The New York Times, 10/06/2007
Taking A Vacation From SL: Too Much Of A Good Thing?, Lacie Babenco, The Second Life Herald, 10/05/2007

When Your Significant Other Is A Computer, Lamont Wood,, 10/05/2007
Making Mashups Work In The Enterprise, John Crupi, TechNews World, 10/04/2007
Facebook Fad Spreads To Corporate Campuses, Jon Swartz, USA Today via E-Commerce Times, 10/03/2007

Interview: Raph Koster, Founder Areae and Metaplace, Virtual World News, 10/03/2007
Cisco and Metaversed Launching Metaverse Market Index, Virtual Worlds News, 10/03/2007
Movable Metaverse: Japanese Company Creates 2nd Web-Based Second Life Browser, Wagner James Au, New World Notes, 10/03/2007
Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics, Caleb Booker,, 10/03/2007
Commentary: Making The Case For Telework, Eric J. Sinrod,, 10/03/2007
Economics 2.0? A Business Primer On Virtual Worlds, Eli Noam, Financial Times, 10/02/2007
Tech Giants Poke Around Facebook, Jon Swartz, USA Today, 10/02/2007
European Residents Angry, But Not Leaving, Over VAT, Eric Reuters, Reurters-Second Life, 10/02/2007
Why Virtual Worlds Are Overtaking the Game Industry, Virtual Worlds News, 10/02/2007
Here Come The MMO Social Networks, Wagner James Au, Giga Om, 10/02/2007
Yankee Group: Second Life Doesn't Live Up To Hype, Daniel Terdiman,, 10/01/2007
Mass Extinctions And The New Math, Christian Renaud, Cisco Systems, 10/01/2007
Survey: Word-of-Mouth the Most Powerful Selling Tool, AC Neilsen, 10/01/2007

Questions About (Second Life) VAT?, Robin Linden, Linden Lab, 09/28/2007
Europeans To Pay “Virtual Added Tax” In Second Life, Caleb Booker,, 09/28/2007
EmTech’s Second Earth Panel Hints at 3D Future, Caleb Booker,, 09/27/2007
Subdued Virtual World For Japan, Yuri Kageyama, Associated Press, 09/27/2007
Youth-Oriented Virtual Worlds To Hit 20 Million Users In 2011, Virtual World News, 09/26/2007
Ben Goertzel On Artificial General Intelligence In Second Life, Tish Shute, UgoTrade, 09/25/2007

Aircraft Tracking In Second Life, Daden, Ltd., 09/25/2007
Survey Findings: Perceptions Of Infidelity In Online And Virtual World Environments, Spun Logic, Sept. 2007

Eon Reality Looks To Create A Universe Of Microworlds, Virtual World News, 09/25/2007
Debuting SceneCaster: Mainstream Virtual Worlds through Facebook, Flickr, and Google Earth. Virtual World News, 09/24/2007
The Future Of Virtual Worlds, Mitch Wagner, Information Week, 09/21/2007
Second Life And The Coming End Of Real World Celebrity,
Gwyneth Llewelyn, New World Notes, 09/21/2007
Aimee Weber Gets USPTO Stamp Of Approval, Benjamin Duranske, Virtually Blind, 09/21/2007
Undercover William Gibson: Legendary Cyberpunk Author Visits Second Life Incognito, Wagner James Au, New World Notes, 09/19/2007

Web Ad Blocking May Not Be (Entirely) Legal, Declan McCullagh & Anne Broache,, 09/14/2007
Cisco Launches Second Life-Like Site For Resellers, Developers, Matt Hamblen, Computer World, 09/13/2007
A Look At 30 Virtual Worlds Platform Providers, Virtual Worlds News, 09/12/2007
New Reputation Score Follows You Online, Anick Jesdanun, Associated Press, 09/12/2007
Why Facebook? Why Second Life?, Giff Constable, The Electric Sheep Company, 09/12/2007
New Social Sites Cater To People Of A Certain Age, Matt Richtel, The New York Times, 09/12/2007

Interview: Wired Reporter Frank Rose On Second Life Article, Joel Greenberg, The Electric Sheep Co., 09/11/2007
Virtual Cities In Second Life: Copenhagen, Aleister Kronos,, 09/11/2007
Even In A Virtual World ‘Stuff’ Matters, Shira Boss, The New York Times, 09/09/2007
Techies Ponder Computers Smarter Than Us, Marcus Wholsen, Associated Press, 09/09/2007
When Virtual Celebrity Mimics Real Life, Moo Money, Second Life Insider, 09/08/2007
American Bar Association Forms Committee On Virtual Worlds-MUOG's, Benjamin Duranske, Legally Blind, 09/07/2007
AGDC: Emerging Legal Issues In Online Games, Greg Boyd, Atty, Paul Weiss,, 09/06/2007
AGDC: Startup Lessons from Recent Online Games, Virtual World News, 09/06/2007
AGDC: Haro On Making Habbo A Success, Christian Nutt,, 09/06/2007
Giunti Labs Collaborates With Cisco And The Serious Games Institute,, 09/05/2007
Sustainable Futures and Virtual Consumption, Christian Renaud, Virtual Worlds Blog, 09/05/2007
Race For Next 'Big Thing' In Silicon Valley, Richard Waters, The Financial Times, 09/05/2007
HBO Buys Film Made In Second Life, Reuters, 09/04/2007
Virtual Bernanke Guides 'Second Life,' Peter Svennson, Associated Press, 09/04/2007
Cornell To Study Business And Oversight In Second Life, Tateru Nino,, 09/04/2007

Software Via The Internet: Microsoft In 'Cloud' Computing, John Markoff, The New York Times, 09/03/2007
A Refuge For Women In A Hostile Game Space, Alex Pham, The Los Angeles Times, 09/03/2007

Do the Mash (Even if You Don’t Know All the Steps), Anne Eisenberg, The New York Times, 09/02/2007
Digital Tweens Say Gimme Gadgets,
Athima Chansanchai, MSNBC Interactive, 08/31/2007
Second Health And The SciLands, Tara5 Oh,, 08/30/2007
Bragg v. Linden Lab: Discovery Heats Up, Benjamin Duranske,, 08/29/2007
At Rapleaf, Your Personals Are Public, Stefanie Olsen,, 08/30/2007

Second Life Now 'Carding' Minors With New ID Policy, Chloe Albanesius, PC Magazine, 08/30/2007
$5,000 Reward For GoPets Avatar Bill Of Rights, Mark Wallace,, 08/30/2007
Commentary: Details on Second Life Identity Verification Released, Benjamin Duranske,, 08/29/2007
Interview: Christopher Klaus, Kaneva CEO, Virtual World News, 08/29/2007

Beijing Police Will Patrol Web Virtually, Associated Press, 08/29/2007
Chinese Fight Corrupt Officials Online, Associated Press, 08/29/2007
Joint ADL Co-Lab Selects Forterra Systems to Extend SCORM-Based Learning Content to 3D Virtual Worlds,, 08/28/2007
The Real Reality TV (Justin Kan & Justine Ezarik), Kevin Sites, People Of The Web Reality TV, 08/28/2007
ABC News, Crayon, IBM, Accenture on Virtual Workplaces, Virtual World News, 08/28/2007
Second Life: The Promise And Paradox, Caroline McCarthy,, 08/26/2007
Second Life Gets 'Real' At Costume Ball, William Marra, ABC, 08/26/2007
Elchoness Law Firm Opens Second Life Office,
Benjamin Duranske,, 08/24/2007
Second Life Radio Station Emerges, Caroline McCarthy,, 08/24/2007
Outsourcing Customer Service To Second Life, Nancy Cohen, Linux Insider, 08/24/2007
'Second Life,' After The Backlash, Caroline McCarthy,, 08/23/2007
The Quiet Revolution: Telecommuting (Teleworking). Eve Tahmincioglu,, 08/23/2007
Congress Joint Economic Committee Talking to Virtual Worlds Operators, Virtual World News, 08/22/2007

Surprise! A Balanced View Of Second Life From The Media, Joel Greenberg, The Electric Sheep Co. 08/22/2007
Conduit Social Gaming World Gets $5.5 Mil. Round, Mark Wallace,, 08/21/2007

Five Rules For Bringing Your Real-Life Business Into Second Life, Mitch Wagner, Information Week, 08/21/2007
Way Too Good For Facebook Or MySpace? Catherine Holahan,, 08/21/2007
Virtual Worlds Need Laws To Flourish, Lynn Tan, ZDNet Asia, 08/20/2007
Niche E-Tailers Attract Bargain Hunters, Reuters, 08/16/2007
Virtual Game World Hires Real Economist, Reuters, 08/16/2007
Part. 1 --- Part. 2 Writer William Gibson In Second Life , Jeffrey Berman, Grid World News, August 7 & 10, 2007
Here Come The Regulators....Everybody Duck!, Robert Bloomfield, TerraNova, 08/14/2007
Our Lives, Controlled From Some Guy's Couch, John Tierney, The New York Times, 08/14/2007
IBM To Enable Mainframe Transactions In Web World, John-Paul Kamath,, 08/14/2007

Job Candidates Getting Tripped Up By Facebook, Wei Du, MSNBC, 08/14/2007
Google And Microsoft Look To Change Health Care, Steve Lohr, The New York Times, 08/14/2007

Just Ahead: The Web As A Virtual World, Ali McConnon,, 08/13/2007
Ideas For Selling Real Homes In Virtual Spaces, Rik Riel,, 08/13/2007
Facebook Users Pretty Willing To Add Strangers As 'Friends', Caroline McCarthy,, 08/13/2007
Facebook Grows Up, Steven Levy, Newsweek, 08/12/2007
Is This Man Cheating On His Wife?, Alexandra Alter, The Wall Street Journal, 08/10/2007

Strange Rumblings In Second Life's Economy, John P. Mello Jr., E-Commerce Times, 08/10/2007
Virtual Exchanges Get Real, Francesca Di Meglio,, 08/10/2007
Gartner: Risky Business In Virtual Worlds, Steve Ranger,, 08/10/2007
Second Life's Real World Problems, Kristina Dell,, 08/09/2007

A House That's Just Unreal, Seth Kugel, The New York Times, 08/09/2007
Congress Hears From Entropia on VW Taxation, Mark Wallace,, 08/09/2007
Virtual Worlds: The Next Facebook?, Lennie Rawlinson, CNN, 08/08/2007
William Gibson Heads For Spook Country, Robert Vamosi,, 08/08/2007
Killer Apps And Virtual Worlds, Irving Wladawsky Berger, AlwaysOn, 08/07/2007
Cisco Optimistically Looks To The Future, Marguerite Reardon,, 08/07/2007
Web 2.0 And The CEO, Perspective By George Colony,, 08/07/2007
Could Second Life Be A Hit For The Semiconductor Industry?, Ann Steffora Mutschler,, 08/06/2007
Coldwell Banker Puts Real House On Second Life Block, Ashley Phillips, ABC News, 08/02/2007

Disney Acquires Club Penguin For $350 Million, Wang Hongjiang,, 08/02/2007
Second Life Bans Gambling, Rachel Konrad, Associated Press, 08/02/2007
Are People More Polite In Virtual Worlds?, Stefanie Olsen,, 08/01/2007
Second Life's Virtual Gamblers Told To Fold, Mike Musgrove, The Washington Post, 08/01/2007
Second Earth: World Wide Web Will Soon Be Absorbed Into The World Wide Sim, Wade Roush, MIT Technology Review, July/Aug. 2007
Virtual Terrorists, Natalie O'Brien, Australian, 07/31/2007
Second Life And The Law, Peter Lattman, The Wall Street Journal, 07/31/2007
Lawyers Find Real Revenue in Virtual World, Attila Berry, Legal Times, 07/31/2007
Telepresence: Finally, Videoconferencing That Works, John Dickinson, Computerworld, 07/31/2007
Extreme Telecommuting, Chris Morrison, Business 2.0, 07/31/2007

Ambitious New Second Life Maps Mashup, Mark Wallace,, 07/30/2007

China's Answer To Second Life Is In The Works, Jonathan Adams, Newsweek International, 07/30/2007
Alternate Universe, Jessica Bennet and Malcolm Beith, Newsweek International, 07/30/2007
Perspective: Embracing disruption as a way of (tech) life, Charles Cooper,, 07/27/2007
IBM Guidelines Govern Virtual Employees, Rachel Konrad, Associated Press, 07/26/2007
Wagering In Second Life: New Policy, Robin Linden, Linden Lab, 09/25/2007
How Madison Avenue Is Wasting Millions On A Deserted Second Life, Frank Rose, Wired, 07/26/2007
How Should Ad Agency People Think About Virtual Worlds Like Second Life?, Joel Greenberg, Electric Sheep Co., 07/18/2007
The Virtual Sistine Chapel revisited: Codes of Conduct in Second Life, Rik Riel,, 07/17/2007
New Networking Sites Mean Business, Joe Bel Bruno, Associated Press, 07/17/2007

Marketers Twittering, But Not About Second Life, Saul Hansell, The New York Times, 07/16/2007

Companies Look For Real Benefits From The Virtual World, Richard Wray, The Guardian, 07/14/2007
Virtual Marketers Have Second Thoughts About Second Life, Alana Semuels, The Los Angeles Times, 07/14/2007
Second Life Meets WebEx, Mike Moran, Biznology Blog, 07/13/2007

iWoot Opens Second Life Store To Sell Real Life Goods, Tateru Nino, Second Life Insider, 07/12/2007
Sites Let Preteens Network Online, Anick Jesdanan, Associated Press, 07/12/2007
Review: Webkinz Site Not Just For Kids, Matthew Barakat, Associated Press, 07/12/2007
Virtual People, Virtual Sex, But The Lawsuits Is Real, Mallory Simon, Court TV, 07/10/2007
Virtual Conference Extends Reach, Joan Voight, AdWeek, 07/09/2007
Tateru's Mixed Reality Directory (Businesses in Second Life), Tateru Nino, New World Notes, 07/02/2007
The Cult Of The Amateur (book review), Machiko Kakutani, The New York Times, 06/24/2007
Viewing American Class Divisions Through Facebook And MySpace, Danah Boyd, 06/24/2007
Congress Set To Issue Virtual Taxation Report In August, Daniel Terdiman,, 06/22/2007
Recruiting In Second Life, Giff Constable, The Electric Sheep Company, 06/21/2007
Images: Adventures In Avatar Land, Neha, 06/21/2007
Gaia Partners With Millions Of Us For Advertisers, Mark Wallace,, 06/20/2007
Preview Of Princeton University In Second Life, Aliester Kronos,, 06/20/2007
Here Comes Virtual World Trade Shows . . .Seriously, Wagner James Au, GigaOM, 06/20/2007

Working Around The Clock, Michelle Quinn, The Los Angeles Times, 06/19/2007
Online Consumer Turns Creator, Alan Sipress, The Washington Post, 06/18/2007
How IBM's Employees Have Taken Social Networking To An Unusual Level, William H. Bulkeley,, 06/18/2007

IBM: Like the Web, Virtual Worlds Will Become Business Friendly, Martin LaMonica, 06/15/2007
IBM's Management Games, Aili McConnon, BusinessWeek Online, 06/15/2007
Exploring The Future Virtual Cosmos With IBM, Mark Wallace,, 06/14/2007
Web 3D Follows Web 1.0 Adoption Meme, Tony O'Driscoll, 06/14/2007
My Space, Second Life, Twitter Are Doomed, Lance Ulanoff, PC Magazine, 06/13/2007
Virtual World Litigation For Real (Perspective), Eric J. Sinrod,, 06/13/2007
Playboy Disrobes In Second Life, Mark Wallace,, 06/12/2007

Virtual Art Heist, Vivid Impressions, Daniel Terdiman,, 06/12/2007
Awaiting Real Sales From Virtual Shoppers, Bob Tedeschi, The New York Times, 06/11/2007
Rome Reborn (Virtually), Andrew Murr, Newsweek, 06/11/2007
Look Into The Ball And Tell Me What You See......., Christian Renaud, 06/08/2007
The Boundaries Of User Created Content, Raph Koster,, 06/01/2007

The Virtualization Of The American Corporation, John C. Dvorak, MarketWatch, 06/01/2007
Company To Create Chinese Virtual World, Min Lee, Associated Press, 06/01/2007
The Multiverse Network Completes $4.175 Series A Round, American Venture Magazine, 05/31/2007

Sweden, First To Open Embassy In Second Life, Reuters, 05/30/2007
IBM's Virtual French Open Tennis Offering, Ian Hughes, Eightbar, 05/29/2007
Play Tennis With IBM In Second Life-Sorta, Mark Wallace,, 05/29/2007
How To Succeed In Second Life, Brooke Capps, Advertising Age, 05/28/2007

Social Networking: Sharing, Or Sharecropping? John P. Mello Jr., E-Commerce Times, 05/28/2007
Avatars, Actors And Pundits Talk Politics On June 4 In Multi-Verse Event, Rik Riel, Rickomatic, 05/28/2007
Concerts Get 'Second Life' On Internet, Reuters-Hollywood Reporter, 05/28/2007
Beating Gas Prices By Skipping The Commute, Fredrick Kunkle, The Washington Post, 05/26/2007
McKinsey Launches US$20,000 Contest In SL, Mark Wallace,, 05/25/2007
Virtual Worlds a Long Way from the Web, Jim Rapoza,, 05/24/2007
Armed With Online Health Information: Internet Intervenes In Care, Kristen Gerencher, MarketWatch, 05/24/2007
Virtual Humans Put Doctors Inside Their Patients, Jeffrey Jones, Reuters, 05/23/2007
Medical And Elsewhere, Cisco Aims For Mobility In Work Forces, Marguerite Reardon,, 05/22/2007
Wirecard Bank To Open In Second Life, Entropia, Mark Wallace,, 05/16/2007

Virtual Worlds Meet Real Life Laws, Steve Ranger,, 05/15/2007
Entropia News: MasterCard Deal, RL Bank, More, Mark Wallace,, 05/15/2007
U.K. Report On Financial Crime In Virtual Worlds, Dan Miller, Economics Of Virtual Worlds, 05/15/2007
Romanian Political Leaders Invited To Second Life, Mark Wallace,, 05/14/2007
The Dark Side Of User Created Content, Mike Sellers, Terra Nova, 05/14/2007

Virtual Trip: Travel In 'Second Life,' Samantha Gross, Associated Press, 05/11/2007
Recent Venture Capital Deals In The Gaming Industry, Trey Ratcliff, 05/10/2007
Online Game Sells Pawnshop Licenses, Peter Svensson, Associated Press, 05/10/2007
Organizing The Virtual Organization, Lisa Galarneau, Terra Nova, 05/09/2007

Second Life Now Like Real Life: Show Me Your ID, Kid, Jacqui Cheng, ARS Technica, 05/09/2007
Linden Lab Lays Down Law: Give Your Id, Or Give Up Adult Content, Tony Walsh,, 05/09/2007
Nasdaq Boss Ponders Second Life Stock Exchange, Adam Reuters, Reuters Second Life, 05/08/2007
Linden To Restrict Adult Content With Real-World ID Check, Eric Reuters, Reuters Second Life, 05/08/2007
World's Fair Of Virtual Worlds Coming, Daniel Terdiman,, 05/07/2007

Wired But Not Web 2.0? That's Normal, Study Says, Candace Lombardi,, 05/07/2007
A Job That's Virtually Stress Free, Cindy Krischer Goodman, The Miami Herald, 05/07/2007
Europeans Predominate In Second Life - Study, Santosh Menon, Reuters Newswire, 05/04/2007
Rampant Trademark Infringement In Second Life Costs Millions Yearly, Benjamin Duranske, VirtuallyBlind.Com, 05/04/2007
College Students Create Social Networking And Dating Site For Second Life, Aaron Delwiche, Terra Nova, 05/04/2007
Second Life Sketches: Things People Buy, Warren Ellis, 05/04/2007
A Virtual Slice Of Tax Law, Thomas Malaby, Terra Nova, 05/03/2007
The Top Eight Corporate Sites In Second Life, John Brandon, Computerworld, 05/02/2007

Cutting Edge Websites For Celebrities, Greg Sandoval,, 05/02/2007
Second Life Complaints Bring May 3 Meeting, Mark Wallace,, 05/02/2007
Project Open Letter (For A Better Second Life), Cristiano Midnight, 05/02/2007

Disney Targets Pre-Teens With Social Networking Site, Reuters, 05/01/2007
Microsoft Exec Pitches User Driven Marketing, Martin LaMonica,, 05/01/2007

NBA Leaps Into The Virtual World, Greg Johnson, The Los Angeles Times, 05/01/2007
NBA Goes Above The Rim In Second Life, Mitch Wagner, InformationWeek, 05/01/2007

The Coming Virtual Web, Robert Hof, BusinessWeek, April 2007
More On IBM's Mainframe For Virtual Worlds, Mark Wallace,, 04/26/2007
IBM To Wed Game Chip With Mainframe, Stephen Shankland,, 04/25/2007
Gartner: Five Laws For The Virtual World, Mike Sachoff,, 04/24/2007
New Research On Tax Issues Affecting Virtual Worlds, Dan Miller, Economics Of Virtual Worlds, 04/18/2007
Is A Virtual Affair Real-World Infidelity?, Kristin Kalning, MSNBC, 04/16/2007
Design A Virtual Vending Machine For Coca Cola, Mark Wallace,, 04/16/2007
Second Life Brazil To Launch, Aleister Kronos,, 04/14/2007
Meet The Metaverse, Your New Digital Home, Daniel Terdiman,, 04/13/2007
Corporate Events Go Virtual,, 04/12/2007

Could Second Life Kill Off The Call Center?, Jo Best,, 04/10/2007
The Ins And Outs Of Virtual Worlds, Cade Metz, PC Magazine, 04/04/2007
FBI Checks Out Gambling In Second Life, Reuters, 04/03/2007
U.S. State Department Considering Second Life Project, Mark Wallace, 3PointD, 03/30/2007
Virtual-Space Gurus Build Final Frontier, Alan Boyle, Science Editor MSNBC, 03/30/2007
Map Of Real Life Brands Operating In Second Life, Mark Wallace, 3PointD, 03/30/2007
Learning To Market In Virtual Worlds, Daniel Terdiman,, 03/29/2007

IBM's Collin Parris Dives Into Virtual Worlds, Mark Wallace,, 03/29/2007
Microsoft Lays Out Plans For Virtual Earth, Stefanie Olsen,, 03/29/2007
Virtual Reality Will Play Critical Role In Mass Culture: MTV Exec, Dianna Dilworth, DMNews, 03/29/2007
Virtual Worlds 2007, Report #2: How the Hair Holds Up, Prokofy Neva, Second Life Herald, 03/29/2007
MTV Goes '4-D' With Virtual-Worlds Push, Daniel Terdiman,, 03/29/2007
Web 2.0 Business Cards Sport Photos, Avatars, Daniel Terdiman,, 03/29/2007
Platforms And Technologies Panel At Virtual World's 2007, Mark Wallace,, 03/28/2007

Gold Rush Is On For Virtual Worlds, Peter Svenson ,Associated Press, 03/28/2007
Virtual Worlds 2007 Report #1, Urizenus Sklar, Second Life Herald, 03/28/2007

TSTU To Create Virtual Second Life, Brian Bethel, Abilene News Reporter, 03/26/2007
Simulation Nation, Marc Prensky, Edutopia Magazine, 03/09/2007
Danish Bank To Offer Real World Services In SL, Mark Wallace,, 03/05/2007
In Second Life, The Ring Of Revolution, Caroline McCarthy,, 03/05/2007
Second Life Gets Chatty, Matt Slagle, Associated Press, 02/28/2007
Study Sees Divide In Old, New Media, Georg Szalai, The Hollywood Reporter, 02/27/2007
Linden Calling: Second Life Voice To Launch By June, Adam Reuters, Reuters SL Bureau, 02/27/2007
Integrated Voice Coming To Second Life, Daniel Terdiman,, 02/27/2007

$7.0 Mil. CBS Funding: Electric Sheep CEO Interview, Wagner James Au, GigaGamez, 02/26/2007
CBS Invests In Electric Sheep, Kenneth Li, Reuters, 02/26/2007
Second life: Virtual Stores, Real Customers, Alex Veiga, Associated Press, 02/25/2007
Rescuing Search In Second Life, Daniel Terdiman,, 02/23/2007
Cerf: Internet Is A Reflection Of Society, John Robeiro, IDG News Service, 02/21/2007
Study: Virtual Men Are Standoffish Too, Peter Svensson, Associated Press, 02/21/2007
Virtual Child Porn May Be A Crime In Netherlands, Reuters, 02/21/2007
Science Web Pulls Curious Into Virtual World, Katy Human, Denver Post, 02/19/2007
The Mash-up Future Of The Web, Bill Thompson, BBC News, 02/19/2007
Virtual Treatment For U.S. Troops, Jonathan Fildes, BBC News, 02/19/2007

A Winning Business Plan For Second Life, Daniel Terdiman,, 02/19/2007
John Edwards Campaign Enters Second life, Steve O'Hear, ZDNet Blogs, 02/14/2007

Hollywood Hot For Second Life: But Are Virtual World's For Real?, Andrew Wallenstein, Hollywood Reporter, 02/13/2007
Media Tunes In Second Life: CEO Philip Rosedale Interview, Andrew Wallenstein, Hollywood Reporter, 02/13/2007
Marketing Safaris In Second Life, Nic Mitham, PA Consulting Group, 02/09/2007
Distance Learning Moves Into Second Life Virtual Classroom,, 02/08/2007
Universities Register For A Digital Future, Stefanie Olsen,, 02/07/2007
Are You In the Future, Pixeleen?, Prokofy Neva Second Thoughts, 02/05/2007

AOL Pointe Kicks Off With Favorable Notices, Mark Wallace,, 02/02/2007
In Second Life, Profits Aren't A Game, But A Science, Bryan Gardiner, PC Magazine, 02/01/2007
Sweden Looks At Taxing Virtual World Earnings, Mark Wallace,, 02/01/2007
How I Did It: Philip Rosedale, CEO, Linden Lab, Michael Fitzgerald, Inc., February 2007
What Happens In Second Life, Stays In SL, Mitch Wagner, Information Week, 01/29/2007

Nickelodeon To Launch Virtual World For Kids, Stefanie Olsen,, 01/29/2007
EBay Bans Auction Of  Virtual Goods (exempts Second Life), Daniel Terdiman,, 01/29/2007
A Second Life For MTV, Mark Wallace, Wired, February 2007
Second Life And The Future Of The Operating System, Juan Carlos Perez, InfoWorld, 01/29/2007
Interview with Linden Lab Chariman Mitch Kapor in Davos, Adam Reuters, Reuters Second Life, 01/26/2007

Get A Second Life: The Age Of The Avatar Has Arrived, Susie Mesure, The Independent, 01/26/2007
SL Economy Misunderstood Again, Edward Castronova, Terra Nova, 01/26/2007
Inc. Magazine On Second Life: Empty Calories, Alan Rimm-Kauffman, RKG Blog, 01/24/2007
Second Life: It's Not A Game, David Kirkpatrick, Fortune, 01/23/2007
Meet Me In My Avatar's Office, Stefanie Olsen,, 01/23/2007
Virtual World's Supposed Economy Is 'A Pyrimid Scheme,, 01/23/2007
Lotusphere 2007 Goes Virtual, Tateru Nino, Second Life Insider, 01/22/2007

Media Frenzy: Big Media's Crush On Social Networking, Richard Siklos, The New York Times, 01/21/2007
Video Gaming May Fulfill Innate Human Need, Anne Harding, Reuters Health, 01/18/2007

Searching For The Soul of Cyberspace, Paul Mason, BBC, January 2007 (click "Scenes Of Cyberspace Gaming" link for video)
Grand Slam Tennis That's Out Of This World, Stephen Hutcheon, Sydney Morning Herald, 01/12/2007
IBM Launches Push Into Virtual World, Rachel Konrad, AP, 01/09/2007
How Viable Is Virtual Commerce, Linda Zimmer, Optimize, January 2007

Sears Opens Second Life Showroom, Reuters, 01/08/2007
Second Life Software Becomes Open-Source, Stephen Shankland,, 01/08/2007
The Legal Rights To Your Second Life Avatar,
Daniel Terdiman,, 01/08/2007
Democrat Politico Ventures Into 'Second Life', Declan McCullagh,, 01/05/2007
Counting The Real Second Life Population,
Daniel Terdiman,, 01/03/2007
Second Life Hits Second Million In Eight Weeks, Gaming Blog, 12/14/2006
IBM To Give Birth To Second Life Business Group, Stephen Shankland,, 12/12/2006
Marketers Find A New Place To Set Up Shop: Virtual Reality, Laura Petrecca, USA Today, 12/07/2006
Who Governs Virtual Worlds?, Daniel Terdiman,, 12/02/2006
Study: Americans Feel Strongly About Social Ties Online, Too, Stefanie Olsen,, 11/29/2006

Google And Microsoft Aim To Give You A 3-D World, Brad Stone, Newsweek, 11/27/2006
Brands, Fans Show A Lust For 'Life' Second Life, Brandweek Magazine, 11/20/2006
Second Life Will Save Copyright, Jennifer Granick, Wired, 11/20/2006
Get A (Second) Life, James Harkin, Financial Times, 11/17/2006
'Second Life' Faces Threat To Its Virtual Economy, Daniel Terdiman,, 11/15/2006

IBM's Chief Steps Into 'Second Life' For Incubator Launch,
Martin LaMonica,, 11/14/2006
Dell Sets Up 'Second Life' Shop, Offers PCs To Residents, Tom Krazit,, 11/14/2006
Educators Explore 'Second Life' Online,Grace Wong, CNN, 11/13/2006
Advertisers See Games As The New Frontier, Lilly Rockwell, Austin American Statesman, 11/12/2006
U.S. Congress Launches Probe Into Virtual Economies, Adam Reuters,, 10/15/2006



Photos and event overviews are up from:
---Electric Sheep Company, Washington, D.C. Future Salon Presentation on Virtual Worlds such as Second Life and Laguna Beach.     

---From Rhetoric To Reality: Making Innovation More Than Just A Campaign Slogan, Association For Competitive Technology (ACT)

---Digitizing Medical Records: What are the ChokePoints?, Progressive Policy Institute (PPI)

---Telecommunications Reform: Is the "Network Layers" Approach the Right One?, Progressive Policy Institute (PPI)

---"Spyware: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You", U.S. House Of Representatives

---"Monitoring Software On Your PC: Spyware, Adware, And Other Software.", U.S. Federal Trade Commission

---Rational Exuberance: Silencing the Enemies of Growth and Why the Future is Better Than You Think, Progressive Policy Institute (PPI)

Privacy And Technology: Looking Backward, Looking Forward, held at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C.