The Shoes

Hi Guys! I got a new postcard from Vaneeesa! I think maybe she misses the shoes more than she misses us! (*giggles*) Anyway, here’s what she said: Dear Aero, kk – guilty pleasure confession time: Besides all the amazing people, the thing I miss most about SL is the shoes! …

Maui The Demigod

Linus Torvalds once said that Richard Stallman was the great “philosopher,” and that he was an “engineer”… perhaps Neal Stephenson is the great “architect,” and Philip Rosedale is an “engineer”… It’s kind of crazy to realize that Neal Stephenson has never been to Second Life. And that Philip is gone, …

Secondary Creators

I’ve already said a lot about Free Culture. I just want to make 2 finer points: the one made by Julian Sanchez of the Cato Institute in his video above, and another slight variation on this idea of “secondary creators.” Copyright is a cultural compromise: instead of letting a culture …

Eloh Eliot

In the middle of a barren snow drift in Lippert stands, unexpectedly, a small patch of sunflowers. And in the middle of that tiny patch of sunflowers stands the greatest gift in all of SL: Four crates of free, but priceless, Pleiades skins from Eloh Eliot. Another, Lippert: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Lippert/67/194/166 I …