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Second Life Maker Laying Off 30%

Second Life Maker Laying Off 30%

Virtual world creator Linden Labs is restructuring in an effort to “generate efficiencies and support investment in new platforms”. The quick translation on that into English is that the Second Life maker is canning 30 per cent of its workers.

Presidential Candidates Sticking To First Life

Presidential Candidates Sticking To First Life

The Houston Chronicle wants to know why none of the US Presidential candidates (by which I mean the two that could possibly win – sorry, independents, maybe next time) aren’t using Second Life in their campaigns. If the computing media — not to mention Linden Labs themselves — were to…

Second Life’s Got Some Vulnerabilities

Second Life’s Got Some Vulnerabilities

Dean Takahashi of the San Jose Mercury News revealed that people can take advantage of a known QuickTime problem and become virtual pickpockets in Linden Lab’s Second Life. Steve over at PlayNoEvil points out that “anything can that actually affect the integrity of the game or business application should be…