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SL private sim post and 2014 predictions

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dang! another year has zipped by and the virtual world is still standing =) Second Life saw the continued slow decline which has been the trend for over three years now. even with this slow decline of private sims, Linden Lab still makes serious bank with Second Life this year saw a loss of about […]

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December 31st, 2013 at 12:44 pm

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2013 predictions from my phone

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it’s a sign for sure, my FiOS router died yesterday and they’ll be here to fix it probably tomorrow or the next day. Thankfully, Sim-on-a-Stick doesn’t need a connection and that I have a Hax Nuit backup OAR from Kitely – I’ll make a map of the undergroun in the meantime =) So here are […]

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January 1st, 2013 at 8:57 am

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obligatory retrospective on 2012 predictions

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at the end/start of each year, many bloggers look back at their predictions for the year and make new ones for the coming year i’m no different and here it goes the retrospective part. predictions will be tomorrow’s post and certainly won’t be as many! =D here are the 2012 predictions i made (in green) with […]

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December 31st, 2012 at 9:19 am

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Second Life down over 1000 sims this year

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in my 2012 predictions i stated that SL would lose 2,500 private sims and thought i was being really bold by increasing that from the 1,000 i had initially penned some people say making a prediction that SL will decline (many in the blogosphere do) is not bold (i can agree with that) and also seen as […]

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April 9th, 2012 at 5:46 pm

2012 virtual world predictions

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The Overte Foundation will be up and running OpenSim will see its 0.9.0 release (or a new name via Overte - maybe a beta?) Hypergrid protocol will be more open to version differences BulletX physics will be the default OpenSim physics engine InWorldz will continue to grow at a greater rate than other OpenSim-based grids to over 1200 […]

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January 2nd, 2012 at 8:28 pm

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a look back at my 2011 OpenSim & Second Life predictions

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a look at my 2011 predictions: “there’s enough room for Second Life and anything else [OpenSim]“ – not much of a prediction except to say that SL did not disappear, nor did OpenSim =) “InWorldz should continue to grow” – way to go out on a limb eh? i qualified that one with saying they’d […]

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January 1st, 2012 at 9:44 am

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what’s the future of virtual worlds

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if you make enough predictions, some will come true and you’ll be the next Nostradamus. otherwise, predictions are sure fire ways to be wrong it’s fun thinking about the future and arguably something that makes us the smartest species on Earth (tell that to a dolphin next time you are stuck in traffic on the […]

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December 7th, 2010 at 12:59 pm