Posts Tagged ‘ virtual worlds ’

Bizarre Virtual Newsroom Explores “Second Life Journalism”

Apr 7th, 2009 | By | Category: Internet TV, Video

This documentary, Virtual Journalism: Inside the Virtual Newsroom of the American University in Cairo, explores the use of virtual worlds for journalism. The documentary is part of a project between Dancing Ink Productions and the American University in Cairo exploring how virtual worlds can be used to augment journalistic goals globally, cut costs and enhance the […]

Advertising In Second Life Is Dead

Dec 20th, 2007 | By | Category: General, Strange

New media advertising in virtual worlds like Second Life appears to be dead in the water. Virtual world technology firm The Electric Sheep Company let go nearly a third of its employees yesterday. The company laid off 22 employees, is scaling back its events staff and cancelling several projects, including the creation of an ad […]