Welcome to Virtualis, the world’s largest virtual convention and learning center, created by more than 200 people based around the world, under the guidance of Dan Parks, president and creative director of Corporate Planners Unlimited Inc., a California-based meeting, event and corporate travel planning company.
On Second Life and still wearing newbie clothes? Wagner James Au doesn’t want other SLers looking down on you or your company for it. Here are some tips on getting your avatar better skins.
OK, so I’m a typical Gen Xer: I’ve got MySpace, Facebook, Quechup, LinkedIn and SecondLife profiles; I subscribe to blogs and list serves and have been known to podcast. But, it never fails to amaze me how many of my peers think what they broadcast on the Internet is private. Excuse me, but if you’ve got a LiveJournal or profile page set to public, people are going to read about how you chose to play golf instead of go to work.
IBM recently gave new meaning to the phrase “virtual meeting.” The technology company held a seminar-style gathering inside the Internet-based 3-D world of Second Life. True to its name, Second Life promises a simulated space to interact with people, whether for play, business, shopping or just hanging out. Taking advantage of the world’s open nature, […]