Author Archives: Iridium Linden

Machinima Mailing List and Wiki Portal Created!

The Machinima panel at the Second Life Community Convention (SLCC) concluded this year with a feedback session and inspired what some might call a machine animation Linden renaissance. As such, we have created the Machinimatographers of Second Life mailing list … Continue reading

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Burning Life 2007 Begins Today!

Last month, I blogged about this year’s Burning Life festivities. Today, Burning Life celebrates the launch of its fifth year gracing the Second Life community. Below, you’ll find important details on how you can enjoy this year’s celebration of art, … Continue reading

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Newsletter Posted!

  Have you got the downtime blues? View the latest installment of Second Opinion, the Second Life newsletter, on our website and coming soon, grab a newly updated copy from one of our in-world locations. (Don’t forget to sign up … Continue reading

Posted in -Miscellaneous, Announcements & News, Community, Creativity & Ideas, Development, Economy, Education, Events, Games, Interviews, Marketing, Movies & Machinima, Music, Tips & Tricks, Volunteers | 242 Comments

Burning Life 2007!

For the last four years, the Burning Life festival has helped Second Life Residents recognize the true creative potential of our ever-changing and ever-growing world. This year, Second Life’s annual homage to Burning Man is back, bigger and more imaginative … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements & News, Community, Creativity & Ideas, Events, Land, Music, Volunteers | 73 Comments

Newsletter Posted!

View the latest installment of Second Opinion, the Second Life newsletter, on our website and coming soon, grab a newly updated copy from one of our in-world locations. (Don’t forget to sign up for automatic in-world delivery of upcoming issues!) … Continue reading

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The JIRA Bug Triage Lowdown: A recap of the oldies and introducing Internationalization

Little did Linden Lab know that Bug Triages would take off the way they did. What’s a triage you ask? Well every week, Benjamin, Bridie, and Rob Linden hold in-world office hours with other Lindens, including Torley, and Residents to … Continue reading

Posted in -Miscellaneous, Bugs & Fixes, Community, Development, Quality Assurance | 63 Comments

Second Life’s Birthday: Celebrate Saturday, June 23, 2007 at SL4B!

In May, we blogged about Second Life’s upcoming birthday. June 23, 2007, that’s this Saturday, will mark the fourth anniversary of Second Life’s launch. Volunteers have been hard at work planning and building for the event, which will be held … Continue reading

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Second Life Speech Gestures Contest

In April, Linden Lab announced the launch of the Second Life Speech Gestures Contest. At the time, the Second Life voice feature was available only on the Beta Grid and so participation in the Speech Gestures Contest was limited. Now … Continue reading

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[Reminder] Scheduled Downtime, Wed. June 13th

As a reminder, Second Life will be unavailable this Wednesday, June 13, 2007 from 6am until 12pm PDT. For 1.17.01 release notes, please see Joshua Linden’s previous blog post.

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[UPDATE] Second Life Sculpted Prim Contest: Show Us Your Sculpties!

We would like to congratulate the following winners of the Sculpted Prim Contest. Make sure to view not only the winning entries, but also the talented sculpted works of other contestants at Luna (MG) and Coelacanth (TG). If you can’t … Continue reading

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