Popular SL news during September and October 2011


September 2011

October 2011

My 5th rez day in Second Life


Wow! I can’t believe it’s my 5th birthday in Second Life today!

Today marks my 5th rez day since I registered with Second Life on 31st October 2006. 5 years have been wonderful with so many of happy memories during the SL journey. I have seen Second Life grow and change alot over the years. I have met kind, helpful and amazing friends in Second Life since October 2006. *party time*

My 1st Rez Day 2007

My 2nd Rez Day 2008

3rd Rez Day 2009

My 4th Rez Day 2010

It’s great to reach this big milestone today and I hope you have enjoyed following me over the years. I’m excited about the future and I hope for more of the same in years to come in Second Life. Thank you!

Happy Halloween! 

Global Kids youth-run talk show starts today


Global Kids will be starting a new youth program in Second Life starting today. The youth run talk show starts today at 4:30pm EST at the New Media Consortium Convention in Second Life. This will be the first show in the season and everyone is welcome. This new youth run talk show will include a range of interesting topics and activities.

Event details 

Let’s Talk Sustainability is a youth-run talk show that supports teens to develop expertise regarding sustainability, online broadcasting, and virtual world construction. Global Kids youth in New York City combined this expertise to produce talk shows that will feature interviews with STEM-related professionals, pre-produced videos, and audience activities. Each show is designed to introduce audiences to what they can do to live in a more sustainable world.

Join us as audience members as we test our first show! Everyone is welcome!

Upcoming Show:

Food Production – Youth will examine food justice issues as well as factory farming and its effect on our environment.

Friday, October 28, 2011
4:30pm EST

Location: New Media Consortium Convention Center: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/NMC%20Conference%20Center/201/29/48

To participate as audience members, please fill out this simple form so we can get to know our audience better:http://tinyurl.com/68ozchq

Will Wright joins Linden Lab


 

Interesting and exciting news this week that Will Wright has joined the board of directors at Linden Lab. Will Wright has a strong background in the gaming industry and he has designed many well-known games. Rodvik Humble is the current CEO of Linden Lab!

  • Raid on Bungeling Bay
  • SimCity
  • SimCity 2000
  • SimCity 3000
  • SimFarm
  • SimEarth
  • SimLife
  • SimCopter
  • SimAnt
  • The Sims
  • The Sims 2
  • Spore
This sounds really promising for Second Life’s future and hopefully we will see great things from Will Wright very soon. The reaction from the SL community seems to be happy about Will Wright joining Linden Lab.

NCI Halloween Pumpkin 2011


Check out this happy Halloween Pumpkin at the welcome point at NCI. Teleport to NCI

NCI is a voluntary association, dedicated to providing information, education and assistance to Second Life users (new and old), in order to maximize the benefits that they can gain from Second Life. NCI believes that new users who are better educated, supported and prepared benefit all of Second Life. NCI does not operate for profit and is not motivated by any desire for monetary gain.

More Halloween places in Second Life can be found here.