Archive for October, 2008

Second Life News: Linden Lab® Price Rises for Openspace Sim Owners Causes Outrage

October 29th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

By Sigmund Leominster, News Editor A recent blog post by Jack Linden announcing price changes for the owners of Openspace sims is causing anger and outrage among some Second Life™ residents. According to him, the reason for needing to raise prices is because “…based on analysis performed in August and September, Openspaces are being used […]

SL Entrepreneur Profiles: Robustus Hax; Second Life™ Entrepreneur

October 29th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Sigmund Leominster, News Editor Robustus Hax, the driving force behind the Metaverse Broadcasting Company, has made the pages of SLentrepreneur no less than twice before. The first time he talked to us about the origins of MBC, about the running of a virtual television station, and about the future direction of his company. Since […]

Second Life Machinima Video Report: Network Culture Project – Public Good Challenge, Part 2

October 29th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life Machinima Video Reports

The Public Good Challenge issued by the Network Culture Project has challenged Second Life enthusiasts to come up with ways in which the virtual world can benefit the global community. The Network Culture Project is a group of faculty, students and staff exploring the cultural implications of new media technologies through research. The NCP produces […]

SLENTRE.COM Sponsor: Welcome Legend City Online, SLentrepreneur’s Newest Sponsor

October 29th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

Be sure to check out Legend City Online by clicking on their animated gif at the WWW.SLENTRE.COM home page. Legend City Online are a new independently-operated virtual community based on OpenSim software. They sell open space starting at $25 usd for 65,536 sq. m, single regions for $100 usd and private mini grids for only […]

Second Life Machinima Video Report: Draxtor Despres on Obama in Second Life

October 15th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life Machinima Video Reports, SL Entrepreneur Magazine

Draxtor reports on the vibrant Second Life community revolving around the Democratic Party nominee for President, Barak Obama. He talks with Sienna Harris about her involvement with his campaign both in real life and Second Life and the types of recruits they are looking for.   About Draxtor Despres Bernhard Drax writes music for TV, […]

Second Life News: Fabulous Fashion, New Show to Premiere on SLCN.TV Second Life

October 15th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

SLCN.TV in conjunction with Perfect World Productions debuted a new show on Monday, October 13th. Fabulous Fashion with Angie Mornington, a half hour television show featuring the fashion designers of Second Life, will be filmed and broadcast live on Mondays at 6pmSLT (PST). “Clothing designers serve an important role in Second Life, their designs allow […]

Second Life Machinima Video Report: Draxtor Despres on Public Good Challenge

October 8th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life Machinima Video Reports

The Public Good Challenge issued by the Network Culture Project has challenged Second Life enthusiasts to come up with ways in which the virtual world can benefit the global community. The Network Culture Project is a group of faculty, students and staff who explore the cultural implications of new media technologies through research. The NCP […]

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 – September Proves SL Sex Doesn’t Always Sell

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

Compiled by Avarie Parker If the SLENTRE.COM Traffic Report is any indication, September certainly hasn’t been a very sexy month in Second Life. Last month’s steamy red light district parcel, Plush Zeta, has been forced off the chart by more PG-rated locations such as Help Island and the newly reinvented Second Life club, 5th Element. […]

The Meta-Village SLENTRE.COM SL500 September Edition Download Available

October 1st, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life Money