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Second Life is serious business

The most shocking thing about this video may be the fact that Second Life is still apparently a thing. I mean, it's 2015 and there are plenty of other creepy hamlets of the Internet to get your fuck on. Why are there still people messing w...   read

 
 
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Second Life is looking good for its age

A decade of Second Life, and I'm still scared of the unknown. Linden Lab continues to do remarkably well for itself, as does the flagship virtual world. It's been some time since I've checked in, which means I'm the target audience of the ...   read

 
 
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Second Life maker Linden Lab acquires Desura

Linden Lab, the company behind the bizarre, fascinating virtual world Second Life and a bunch of other stuff you won't recognize by name has picked up digital distribution platform Desura. The service "will continue uninterrupted" as this d...   read

 
 
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Linden Lab CEO talks future of company and Second Life

Second Life. The name alone brings about a variety of images, usually ones involving furries and other odd debaucheries. It's really an odd amalgamation: one part chat, one part 3D world, one part faux-game. To me, it's always been so...   read

 
 
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Laugh, but Second Life revenues at $100 million a year

Make fun of Second Life if you must, but you can't laugh at how much money this virtual world generates in revenue a year. Well, maybe you still can, but that's a hell of a lot of money. According to a new report, Second Life revenues sit a...   read

 
 
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LOLWUT: Gary Sinise uses Second Life to fight crime

I usually don't have the opportunity to post videos like this for Destructoid. This type of stuff is most often scarfed up by Hamza Aziz for Weekend Destructainment. Luckily for me, Hamza had just finished this weeks edition of Destructain...   read

 
 
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What? Why? Microsoft could buy Second Life devs

Out of all the things to spend your money on... According to a rumor tweeted by TechEye, Microsoft could be looking to expand their social online business by buing up Linden Labs, the folks that developed the online bizarro world we know as...   read

 
 
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Linden Labs has laid off almost a third of its employees

Second Life must be going through some hard times indeed. According to a press release, Linden Labs is cutting its workforce by roughly 30%. According to CEO Mark Kingdon, the restructuring will free the company to pursue new projects. Spec...   read

 
 
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Obama and Angelina Jolie avatars terminated in Second Life

For many people with very little going on in their lives, Second Life is a great retreat, a place where they can be anyone they want. Or at least, it was. New rules are being put into place that will stop Second Life users from creating ava...   read

 
 
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Australia is also banning Second Life

Australia's censorship crusade continues! Yesterday, we talked about how the Australian government was about to start censoring the Internet, and today we find out that Second Life is also about to be blocked. I think the country is only on...   read

 
 


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Woman uses Second Life to fulfill prostitution fantasies

As you may know, we are yet to get tired of casting our judgmental eyes upon the  freaks and weirdos that frequent Second Life, and this one, I assure you, is a real doozy.She goes by the name of Palela Anderson, and she (if she is a s...   read

 
 
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Gore Verbinski is the new Uwe Boll: 'Pirates' director to take on Second Life

First BioShock and now Second Life? It looks like director Gore Verbinski has found a new calling in life!According to recent reports in Variety, the Pirates of the Caribbean director has just signed on to direct a movie based on the virtua...   read

 
 
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Reuters pulls out of Second Life, reporter calls the game boring

Over a month ago, mega news service Reuters silently left the virtual world of Second Life. A Reuters spokeswoman confirmed the terrible news to The Register, and added that Reuters will continue to report on Second Life, but “only as...   read

 
 
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Couple divorce over Second Life, rest of world puts collective face in palm

For something that isn't strictly a videogame, Second Life is responsible for so much unbelievably stupid crap that it's difficult to ignore. Take, for example, the case of Amy Taylor, who is divorcing husband David Pollard for having an &q...   read

 
 
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Woman tries to kidnap online ex-boyfriend from Second Life

A woman wanted for the attempted kidnap of her ex-Second Life boyfriend has been caught after a search that spread across several states. 33-year-old Kimberly Jernigan had an online affair with a 52-year-old man via Second Life, and when he...   read

 
 
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Prepare for the robot revolution: Researchers create childlike AI in Second Life

In a horrifying turn of events ripped straight from a sci-fi novel about the technopocalypse, researchers at Rensselaer Polytech have created a virtual four year old that holds its own beliefs. Based on these beliefs, the virtual toddler is...   read

 
 
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More reason to loathe Second Life: Pedophile playground discovered in game

Yeah, you read it right. A little Sherlock Holmes action from Britain's Sky News TV turned up a virtual playground hidden behind a strip mall where girls that looked to be about age 10 offer sex acts to the player. Sky took it upon themselv...   read

 
 
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Warner Bros launch I Am Legend metagame inside Second Life: So, vampire furries?

Here's the situation: Warner Bros. have recently created a film with Will "Childsafe Negro" Smith based on the 1954 Richard Matheson novel I Am Legend. His novel relates a story of a world in which humanity has been all but wiped ...   read

 
 
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Captain Obvious: Second Life is overhyped

Ah, Second Life. Where else can one find mediocre recreations of real life landmarks, relive Midgar complete with fervent cosplayers, and make an attempt to titrape a unicorn? There's simply nothing like it. Perhaps that's why everyone with...   read

 
 
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Second Life gets even creepier: Sex with unicorns anyone?

Every time I write a post about how terrifyingly Caligulan Second Life has become I swear on a copy of Jane Eyre that I will never draw more attention to that digital Sodom, but then, some virtual Guccione manages to push the boundaries of ...   read

 
 
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Gibson to promo Spook Country in Second Life; skeet, skeet, 404 file not found

With what can only be described as Gibson-ian clairvoyance, William Gibson -- the man behind almost every important cyberpunk novel of the last century -- is set to promote his new literary venture Spook Country within the silicon walls of...   read

 
 
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Second Life used to look for missing girl

Countless young children disappear every day in the world, are the victims of abuse and crime, and see their short lives ended by vile scumbags, but when one is pretty, female and white, then the media start to take notice and sensationalis...   read

 
 
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Virtual land dispute gets a little too real; it's like I can touch you!

Second Life, the digital Narnia where the men are men and the women are, more than not likely, also men, continues to blur the line between the virtual and the whatever-the-opposite-of-virtual-is with the recent news that one of their all-...   read

 
 
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Greybushtainment! Second Life free hugs are very NSFW

Look I drink... So don't bitch at me if you didn't heed my NSFW warning. This video has more Also Cocks than you can shake a... well you get the point. If you haven't heard of the Free Hugs Campaign, then the MMO Second Lif...   read

 
 
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'Meet' Bruce Willis in Second Life ... or not, y'know

Ever wanted to pretend to meet Bruce Willis? Now you can! To celebrate the upcoming release of Live Free or Die Hard, those fellas at Fox are offering contestants a chance to meet with Mr. McClane himself, to lucky winners with the inclinat...   read

 
 
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