My collection of thoughs and whispers from everywhere

Part of my journey in second life, an off-world collection of articles.

Rezzed.tv: Rezzed and Confused – 26 – Edumicashun

This article it’s too interesting not to keep it in my blog history 🙂
Listen to Podcast, really a interesting point of view.
Article source here: http://rezzed.tv/2009/11/rezzed-and-confused-26-edumicashun/ Read comments! 🙂

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Don’t you love it when people rebrand convincing you to think like they do by hiding certain negative facts and lauding other positive ones as ‘educating’ you? Seemed to me it was usually from people who had a personal stake in the outcome. Of course the whole point was to make it seem like your decision. What was that other word for it? I forget what it was. Oh that’s right. We called it propaganda.

November 20, 2009 Posted by | 1, Interesting, Main | , | Leave a comment

Breaking News: Second Life Mentor Groups Closing in december. WHOA!

That’s a hell of a news entry: Second Life Mentors going down!

Lexie Linden shoot in secondlife blogosphere one shocking announcement: volunteering-in-second-life-now-and-in-the-future

Starting with a praise to us, all second life mentors… “In case you didn’t already know it, Second Life wouldn’t be anywhere near as cool as it is today if it weren’t for our volunteers.” she continued “We’ve decided to retire the current Mentor Volunteer program—launching new opportunities for expanded volunteerism within Second Life. For more information about the close of the Mentor Volunteer Program, please take a look at our FAQ.

I’m sooo excited… NOT. Continue reading

November 19, 2009 Posted by | 1, Interesting, Main | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Anti-counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA)

ACTAThe proposed Anti-counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) that would change global norms for the enforcement of intellectual property rights is shrouded in secrecy.
What’s all about?
In order to benefit from the safe harbors, ISPs may have to provide new clauses in consumer contracts, to stop non authorized uses. The EU believes there some space for a “graduated response” (which goes further than the DMCA), sometimes better known as “three strikes and you’re out”. Yes, the EU is referring to, three strikes and they pull the plug, you’re not on the Internet… Details? No. That’s still a secret.

On the international front, it provides firm confirmation that the treaty is not a counterfeiting trade, but a copyright treaty. These provisions involve copyright policy as no reasonable definition of counterfeiting would include these kinds of provisions.

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November 5, 2009 Posted by | 1, Interesting | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Make easy lindens in Secondlife by using RezAds.com

linden_dollarAll wonders how they can make easy money in Secondlife not offworld, and most regular solutions are by selling own products, camping or hunting for prizes. There’s also a majority that use gamblings, like Zyngo, or contest winning. That’s requiring your active presence there.

Here is another easy way, like google adsense for Secondlife, by using RezAds.com. RezAds is your complete Second Life advertising solution. Its time for results! And those are just one click away.

It’s that simple: RezAds has a quick signup and only requires you select a RezAds username and RezAds password. After that you will need to place down RezAds billboards and start earning revenue.

What it implies? Rezzing a panel with commercials in your place, for your visitors, and Continue reading

November 5, 2009 Posted by | 1, Interesting | , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Artist’s Voice: Remember Remember the 5th of November

vendetta_07Starting from annual “Remember Remember the 5th of November” Guy Fawkes night, Artist’s Voice started a similar action for Secondlife.

Remember, remember the Fifth of November,
The Gunpowder Treason and Plot,
I know of* no reason
Why the Gunpowder Treason
Should ever be forgot.

One great movie on that theme: V for Vendetta, i heartily recommend it.

That day and Guy Fawkes would be always remain in our thoughs. Now… as for Artist’s Voice campaign… read more of their suggests at the end of article.

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November 2, 2009 Posted by | 1, Interesting | , , , , , , | 1 Comment