Second Life News: Second Life Development Forum Covers Adult Content Changes

April 1st, 2009  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

by Sitearm Madonna What does Linden Lab consider to be “Adult Oriented Content” and why should SL Entrepreneurs care? This was the focus of the Adult Oriented (AO) Content Forum presented March 24th to a mixed audience of Solution Providers (SP) and Linden Lab (LL) Employees.

Second Life News: Linden Lab Goes Shopping, Buys Virtual Goods Marketplaces to Integrate Web Shopping with Second Life

January 21st, 2009  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

San Francisco, CA – Linden Lab®, creator of the virtual world Second Life®, announced a key milestone in its expansion of the Second Life platform: acquiring two Web-based marketplaces for virtual goods, Xstreet SL and OnRez. These acquisitions join several other recent strategic initiatives, including enhancements to the experience for new users, which will enable […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Sigma-Aldrich in Second Life: The Right Chemistry

November 19th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SLENTRE.COM Magazine Feature Articles

By Feldspar Epstein The Sigma- Aldrich company specializes in assisting researchers in their work. The product lines, each under a different brand name, cover the life sciences, biochemistry, biotechnology, pharmaceutical development, analytical and chromatographic work, research essentials, equipment, books and, last but not least, large scale chemistry. Their customers are primarily in the educational, governmental, […]

SL Entrepreneur Profiles: Dakota Neumann, Designer/Owner of 5th Element and Gol Sims

November 19th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SL Entrepreneur Profiles

By Avarie Parker I was fortunate enough to sit down with Dakota Neumann at one of his recently designed villas for an insider look at this successful builder and designer. He is most notably the owner of The 5th Element, a very popular dance club that tops the SLENTRE.COM Traffic Report month after month. He […]

The RIXOS Hotel Sponsors Art Exhibit in both Second Life and Real Life

November 12th, 2008  |  by  |  published in SL Entrepreneur Magazine, SLENTRE.COM Magazine Feature Articles

(First art exhibit in Turkey to take place both in SL and RL.) Başak Temel will display her first personal exhibition, “Ellysion – Yeraltı Cenneti ” [Ellysion Underground Heaven], between November 15 and November 30, 2008 at the real life Gallery of Ankara State Art and Sculpture Museum with the support of the Turkish Ministry […]

Real Life in Second Life: Ewing Fashion Agency Participating in Amsterdam Fashion Week 2009

November 12th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Real Life in Second Life

The Ewing Fashion Agency (EFA) and their official partner, the Artist Advice (a real-world artist management company based in Amsterdam) have announced joint participation in Amsterdam International Fashion Week 2009 (AIFW 2009) – next January. (Ewing Fashion Agency’s Second Life location) The AIFW show is an exciting follow-up to EFA’s successful collaboration with the Artist […]

Second Life News: SL Shakespeare Company Performing “Twelfth Night”

November 12th, 2008  |  by  |  published in Second Life News

The SL Shakespeare Company (SLSC) will perform a full ensemble performance of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night: Act 1 in a special short-run advance as part of their Fall Season 2008 repertoire. Opening on SLSC Thursday, November 13th (following a “sneak peek” on November 12th), the full-length Act 1 is the first part of the culmination of […]