Second Life Given Back to the Role Players

So I spent a  fair amount of posts devoted to what seems to be a battle of "visions" going on in Second Life.  A string of posts starting with this one I wrote a year ago.  I have written so many I just decided to create a new sl visions tag. Click to see all …

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The Mainstreaming of SL (or why I will reduce my coverage of Second Life)

We used to go to really original places like Svarga, Straylight, and Insilico and be amazed. Now dozens of new servers pop up monthly with similar looks to these places. It is getting harder and harder for builders to trump the latest, and even if they do get something amazing built, it gets lost in the noise.

Why BUILDERBOT is an Awesome Idea!

Hate to be the person that disagrees with pretty much everybody on this issue, but maybe I'm the only one who sees the big picture. Builderbot is an awesome idea and a key component to expansion of the 3D web. It is probably the most important 3rd party SL utility ever, and if Rezzable doesn't release theirs, someone out there should release something similar, including the ignoring copy permissions and ownership part. (click title to continue)