Second Life News: Mark Kingdon is new Linden Lab® Chief Executive Officer

April 23rd, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

By Sigmund Leominster On Tuesday 22nd April, 2008, Linden Lab chairman, Philip Rosedale, announced that beginning May 15th, Mark Kingdon will be acting CEO of the company. According to Rosedale, “He is a person with the rare and unusual combination of business leadership, creativity, and passion for Second Life® that we were looking for.” Kingdon […]

Virtual Worlds Conference 2008 – Notes From A Road Warrior

April 9th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

By Avarie Parker and Brian Regan The Virtual World Conference 2008 just wrapped up in NYC, running April 3-4. The conference presented 2 full days of sessions aimed at “leading media, consumer entertainment, youth brands and agencies” and helping them “understand how to monetize their intellectual property using virtual worlds.” SLENTRE.COM was fortunate enough to […]

Second Life News : Big Blue and Linden Lab Announce “Corporate Worlds” Project

April 6th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

By Sigmund Leominster Imagine your boss asking you to spend more time in Second Life at work. For full pay. This may sound like a fantasy for SL devotees who risk the occasional trip in-world while huddled in an office cubicle. But a new joint project between “Big Blue” and Linden Lab may offer these […]