Draxtor Despres uploaded a new video called Avatars for Net Neutrality! on Wednesday 17th September 2014. The video runs for 1 minute & 32 seconds. See the video below!
While we might not be able to get rid of all lag in Second Life we most certainly should raise our voice in the battle for the net.
Watch more episodes of The Drax Files here.
The Ice Bucket Challenge in real life has been successful so far with well known celebrities taking part in the challenge in putting a bucket of ice water on one’s head to promote awareness of the disease myotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
UPDATE: In Second Life you can take part in the Ice Bucket Challenge by visiting the Iced Gems region and grab a FREE BUCKET with animations to get started.
Videos of the Second Life Ice Bucket Challenge
Check out these videos below of the virtual Ice Bucket Challenge in Second Life so far and enjoy. It will be great to see more Second Life Ice Bucket Challenge videos posted in the coming weeks to help to promote awareness.
ALS Association – Ice Bucket Challenge
Here is the full recording of the Firestorm Q&A session that was hosted this morning between Jessica Lyon, Oz Linden and Pete Linden. The video recording lasts for 59 minutes and 10 seconds. This meeting is a must watch for those interested in the future of Second Life. A brief summary can be found on my previous blog post about what happened.
A special recording of Designing Worlds will be happening today at 1pm SLT about maintaining Second Life and more about the new platform from the lab. The show will be recorded for those that can’t attend and the show will be available again on 14th July 2014. Special Guests: Jessica Lyon, Jo Yardley, Maxwell Graf and Pathfinder Lester.
To attend please click the SLURL.
Video uploaded by Mal Burns.
Watch this new video showcasing London City in Second Life hosting it’s own beach party during the summer season. London City is one of the most popular destinations in Second Life and continues to be amazing. The video runs for 1 minute and 43 seconds
London City Beach Party
Watch the latest new video #4 on how to volunteer at this year’s SL11B community celebration presented by the MadMan. Video #4 runs for 2 minutes and 8 seconds with information about the roles that you can sign up for.
The MadMan talks about volunteering for SL11B Community Celebration. And gets a little confused about the role of the Press
Latest SL11B News
- New revamped SL11B community celebration homepage
- 12 new sims arrived for the birthday celebrations and the building work will start soon.
- Do you want to participate in SL11B? – Sign Up Here.
Stay tuned for more videos in the coming weeks and more information check out the SL11B community homepage.
Update: The demo video is now private.
On 24th April 2014 there was a new blog posted called High Fidelity System Architecture which is a excellent overall and good read. These are very exciting times for High Fidelity I think and I can’t wait to hear more about High Fidelity in the coming months.
A new demo video was uploaded this week showing testing of Philip Rosedale’s new metaverse which is very interesting indeed. The demo was a basic introduction video to High Fidelity Alpha and shows the first interface software. It looks like Second Life back in the early days and it looks pretty good to so far from what I’ve seen so far (below). The demo runs for 6 minutes and 49 seconds. If you are interested in High Fidelity Alpha, sign up here.
Learn the basics of High Fidelity Alpha
- Coming into the system
- Configuring yourself
- How to use the interface
- How to move around
- How to create some boxes
Draxtor Despres uploaded a new video teaser this week of Fantasy Faire 2014 in Second Life which opens officially on Thursday 1st May 2014. Watch the video for beautiful views of the builds and camera angles from the sims. This year’s event will take place on 11 sims and bringing together more than 150 of Second Life best content creators. This of course is to raise as much funds as possible for Relay For Life.
This sneak preview video runs for 1 minute and 17 seconds and please spread the word about Fantasy Faire 2014 which is going to be fantastic this year.