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How long before the law enters Second Life?

In a recent post I reported on the crime problems that have plagued the virtual world of Second Life, and the reluctance of Linden Lab (the game's makers) to act the role of law-enforcer. So who exactly should rule virtual worlds like Second Life? That's one of the questions which academics were attempting to answer at today's Terra Nova State of Play conference.

December 1, 2006 by Steve O'Hear


Webjam, a first look

Webjam is opening its doors today to a limited number of users who want to try out a Beta of the service. The site provides a common set of social media tools: blogging, content aggregation, and social networking - all wrapped up in a 'drag and drop' Ajax-driven interface.

November 22, 2006 by Steve O'Hear