Day: 9 March 2007

Virtual Worlds.

The project that I’m working on, which I keep referring to as a “Second Life” project, actually started out to look at virtual worlds in general. We just seem to have drifted into SL exclusively. Penn State’s Virtual Worlds blog, which I’ve just been referred to for the details about running the SL client from…

Second Life – on a USB Stick.

As I’ve mentioned before, some of us are starting to look at using Second Life for teaching. One problem that we have is that it is not possible to install software on University Owned PCs, without creating NAL objects – which can take some time. Some staff can install locally, but not all can. This…

Explode!

I’d read a little about Explode! last week, but hadn’t really had the chance to investigate until now, and it seems to be growing rapidly. Rather than trying to explain it myself, just search for “Explode, weekend, elgg” on Google. I’ve started adding a few friends. It uses OpenID – which seems like a good…