Second Earth – MIT Technology Review
Great article on the convergence between second-life-like metaverses and their ‘real-world’ virtual globe counterparts! My favourite quote being:
And many computer professionals think the idea of a "Second Earth" mashup is so cool that it’s inevitable, whether or or not it will offer any immediate way to make money.
Hey – that pretty much sums up the motivation that keeps me in my job 😀 BTW, also check out some related posts on GeoGlobe (a virtual globe inside Second Life), virtual world advertising and (last but not least 😉 ) Second Life on mobile phones!
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