Real Life in Second Life: RL Businesses Must Go Beyond SL Advertising

December 10th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Real Life in Second Life

    Editorial By Feldpar Epstein It’s rare to hear about real life business success stories in Second Life. The big ticket names – Pontiac, Adidas, Reebok, AOL, BMW, Aloft – seem to come – and then go. More to the point, they rush in with a big, splashy musical number and then take one […]

2008 SLentrepreneur of the Year Award to be Decided by SL Residents

December 1st, 2008  |  by  |  published in SLENTRE.COM Magazine Feature Articles

WWW.SLENTRE.COM Presents the 2008 SLentrepreneur of the Year Award Competition and Awards Ceremony Culminating With Second Life Performance by SL’s Rolling Stones Saturday December 20, 2008 Premier Second Life magazine SLentrepreneur presents nominees for 2008 Second Life Entrepreneur of the Year – voting begins now and runs through December 19. Winners to be announced at […]

Second Life Traffic Report – November Top Spots Holding Steady

December 1st, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life Traffic Report, SL Entrepreneur Magazine

Compiled by Avarie Parker It looks like November was a good month to sink into old comfortable favorites such as Frank’s Place and Fifth Element, both of which have held top spots since SLENTRE.COM has begun running the Traffic Report. Second Life’s most popular locations remained static this month with hot night club, SLeek, falling […]

Real Life in Second Life: Air France-KLM Provides Shareholders with Virtual Platform

November 25th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Real Life in Second Life, SL Entrepreneur Magazine

By Sigmund Leominster, News Editor Investing in an airline has always been a risky option. In fact, many speculators view investing in airlines as an expensive “hobby” – something one does for fun but doesn’t expect to be paid from it. Competition between carriers is fierce, and even more so in airspace-deregulated Europe. Low margins […]

The Journal of Virtual Worlds Research: A Serious Look at Virtual Life

November 25th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SLENTRE.COM Magazine Feature Articles

by Sigmund Leominster, News Editor The Second Life™ virtual world is, as we know, one of a number of online environments available to consumers. And it would not be unfair to characterize press coverage in general as tending toward an emphasis on the prurient and scandalous. The recent case of real life couple David and […]

SL Entrepreneur Profiles: Hehehehe Noarlunga: Second Life™ Entrepreneur

November 25th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Sigmund Leominster, News Editor William Blake’s poem, “Auguries of Innocence,” was first published in 1863. The now-classic opening reads: To see a world in a grain of sand And a heaven in a wild flower Hold infinity in the palm of your hand And eternity in an hour. Hehehehe Noarlunga isn’t focusing on something […]

Second Life News: Air France-KLM meets their shareholders in Second Life

November 25th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

Air France-KLM invites its shareholders to discover a new space in Second Life dedicated to information and dialogue concerning the financial life of the Group. In creating this “island in the sky”, (http://www.airfranceklm-sl.com/en) Air France-KLM wants to provide a new platform where shareholders can meet, share information and get updates on the latest financial news […]

Second Life News: Free TV Friday From Hi-FIve

November 19th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

By Nicolo Luminos HI-FIve™ (HIFI : SLCAPEX) is announcing today that for every avatar that comes to their Product Openhouse Friday November 21, they will give away a free television – no strings attached. The Free TV event is to take place at 2pm, 6pm and 8pm SLT.

Final Month To Nominate SLentrepreneur of the Year 2008

October 8th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SLENTRE.COM Magazine Feature Articles

SLENTRE.COM accepting nominations through October, Second Life residents must submit their candidates no later than Nov 01, 2008. Slentrepreneur magazine(http://www.slentre.com/), an online journal devoted to covering Second Life business ventures and individuals, is still seeking nominations for the “Slentrepreneur of the Year” award (http://www.slentre.com/sl-entrepreneur-magazine-presentssl-entrepreneur-of-the-year-award/). The award recognizes one individual best exemplifying extraordinary Second Life business […]

Second Life Traffic Report – Top 10 SL Locations, Midnight Reflections Put You In The Mood

May 18th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life Traffic Report, SL Entrepreneur Magazine

Compiled by Avarie Parker Last week’s top contenders held steady, claiming the majority of this weeks top 10. There are a few new hot spots including Mauve and Midnight Reflections. Mauve is bustling with residents unpacking all their shopping bags in the public sandbox. Thrilling. Midnight Reflections, on the other hand, is much more interesting. […]