Second Life Machinima Video Report: Draxtor Despres Interviews Lynette Wallworth of the Bay Area Video Coalition

July 7th, 2009  |  by  |  published in Second Life Machinima Video Reports

Australian artist Lynette Wallworth was a mentor at the Producer Institute this year at BAVC in San Francisco. Her installations utilize technology to amplify and celebrate the human spirit. During the course of these intense 10 days, she engaged with filmmakers and technologists in fruitful collaboration and she entered Second Life for the first time.  […]

Second Thoughts On Second Life: ‘The Unofficial Guide to Building Your Business in the Second Life Virtual World’

May 19th, 2009  |  by  |  published in Real Life in Second Life

By Compe Lockwood Molaskey’s is one of the best pubs I’ve never seen. Or should I say, never seen in real life. But in Second Life, the cyber pub is the equivalent to the mythical Cheers bar – “You’ve got to go where everyone knows your name” – and this includes avatars. This Second Life […]

Second Life News: Linden Lab’s Changes To Adult Content Angers Residents

March 18th, 2009  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

by Avarie Parker On March 12, 2009, Linden Labs announced they were taking steps to protect residents from unsolicited adult content. The lengthy post by Cyn Linden discusses the motivation behind the upcoming changes and what steps are likely to be taken.  Citing the desire to give SL residents more ‘control’ over their second lives, […]

Second Life Machinima: Draxtor Despres Showcases The California Legacy Project

March 18th, 2009  |  by  |  published in Second Life Machinima Video Reports

Combining the resources of California’s oldest university and one of California’s most respected publishers, the California Legacy Project launched the California Legacy Series, which now has more than thirty books in print. The series has entered Second Life determined to add a compelling visual component to the audio excerpts. Their goal is  to raise public […]

SL Entrepreneur Profiles: Journalism and Virtual Worlds, An Interview with Professor Larry Mullen

March 18th, 2009  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Sigmund Leominster Larry Mullen, aka Truman Laryukov in Second Life, is a Professor and Graduate Coordinator at the Hank Greenspun School of Journalism & Media Studies based at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He’s also a regular visitor to the Second Life® virtual world and uses the virtual environment as part of his […]

Second Life Traffic Report: Fashion Forces It’s Way Up The Charts

February 4th, 2009  |  by  |  published in Second Life Traffic Report, SL Entrepreneur Magazine

Compiled by Avarie Parker There are some big changes in this months Traffic Report. Fashion has emerged as a force and Frank’s Place has fallen to position #2 on our charts. And for the first time in the history of the SLENTRE.COM Traffic Report, we have a new #1 – The 6th Element. The recently […]

Second Life News: MBC Opens New Dance Club This Friday

January 7th, 2009  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

by Avarie Parker Metaverse Broadcasting is opening a new dance club dubbed Club Meta-Blaster. The grand opening celebration will be held this Friday, January 9th from 3-5pm SLT. The club host, Sienna Harris, hopes the club will quickly become a favorite hang-out for Second Life residents interested in meeting new people. “I am looking forward […]

SLENTRE.COM Reader Profile: SLENTRE.COM $10K Giveaway Winner Is…Hack Richard

December 23rd, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Profiles

by Avarie Parker Second Life resident Hack Richard gave a big smile and words of thanks as he accepted his $10,000 Linden prize Saturday at the 2008 SLentrepreneur of the Year Award Ceremony. His real life identity is Richard Hackathorn and he lives in Boulder, Colorado USA. His name was chosen randomly from the list […]

Every Vote Counts: 2008 SLentrepreneur of the Year Extremely Tight Race, Winner Announced Saturday

December 17th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

With only 3 days left to vote, the top candidates for SLENTRE.COM’s 2008 SLentrepreneur of the Year are neck and neck. Currently there are 4 nominees all within about 10 votes of one another, so every vote counts.

Second Life Club Profile: Popular SL Club – The 5th Element – Gets a Makeover!

December 10th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Miss Bonde One of Second Life’s most popular clubs and Traffic Report chart toppers received a major makeover over the past weekend. The 5th Element, owned by designer and builder Dakota Neumann, has transformed into it’s next iteration as The 6th Element. Despite the fact that this wildly popular SL hangout was already fully […]