Apparently they’re getting into Second Life: http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2008/may/10/secondlife.spain Just the thing for those embarrassing questions.
Those who’ve spent any time in Second Life will feel the pain: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=flkgNn50k14
While we’re on a theme – and for those still moved/haunted by Monday’s TOTD, RobbieDingo has this to offer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KSb1gVFtQPA
And related to yesterday’s TOTD: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ehSeGeBAbzQ Created by non other than HVX Silverstar who TOTD had the privilege of meeting in a virtual class on virtual librarianship in virtual worlds.
While we’re doing ‘old news’ (see Wednesday although it was Tuesday’s video which led to finding this one), this is interesting: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TJw1rhg_5do&NR=1 In particular, the use the journalist made of his own avatar.
This just in – a real delight: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OrAHBk4ZAeQ
One of our academics has pointed this out: http://www.lulu.com/content/1070691 where you can buy a print copy or download a free e-copy of Julian Dibbell’s _My Tiny Life: Crime and Passion in a Virtual World_. Ralph Koster, http://www.raphkoster.com/2008/01/17/go-get-my-tiny-life/ , writes: “Julian Dibbell’s …