Author Archives: M Linden

New Members of the Executive Team

Greetings all! As those of you who follow Linden Lab have probably noticed, I’ve been expanding the executive team since I joined in May, 2008.  Each hire has been focused on major initiatives within the Lab designed to make Second … Continue reading

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A Look Back, A Look Ahead…

Greetings all! M Linden here.  I’d like to wish you, your families, friends, partners and loved-ones a happy and healthy New Year. As we come to the end of the year, I thought I’d share some of the wonders of … Continue reading

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M Linden: Second Life Update and Welcome to Howard Linden (aka Howard Look)

Greetings everyone! Over the last several months we’ve been hard at work making Second Life more relevant, more usable and more reliable.  Our work is showing up in Second Life’s usage statistics.  On Sunday of this past weekend, we hit … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving, from all of us at Linden Lab

M Linden here. Greetings everyone! For those of our Resident population who celebrate Thanksgiving, I’d like to wish you a happy and joyous holiday! It’s a time to count our blessings and offer thanks for all the good that has … Continue reading

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A Letter to Second Life Residents

M Linden here. Many thanks to everyone who responded constructively with their concerns and suggestions about our Openspaces announcement. We’ve listened carefully and your feedback has led to some amendments to our original plan. Before I jump to the policy … Continue reading

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Virtual Worlds London

I’m excited to announce that Linden Lab is going to be heavily represented at this year’s Virtual Worlds London event, taking place October 20-21. The event promises to be a fascinating and productive look at the future of virtual worlds, … Continue reading

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4 months at the Lab

I recently celebrated my fourth month at the Lab and it has been a terrific adventure so far. As the leader of this amazing company, what have I been focused on? Leading the company’s efforts to make Second Life more … Continue reading

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