Monthly Archives: November 2008

Change management meeting

An email circulated inviting all staff to sign up for one or the “change meetings”. Following the IET review that took place earlier in the year, consultants have been hired to to manage the transition process. I’m still not 100% … Continue reading

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Virtual memorials

One of my research interests is heritage sites in Second Life. I’m currently looking at memorials – for real-world events, for virtual events, and for cross-overs – when the loss of the avatar appears more real than the death of … Continue reading

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Time runs fast in virtual worlds

While researching heritage in Second Life, I noted that time speeds up in virtual worlds. Events that took place only months ago are referred to as part of the world’s history. When your world is only five years old, anything … Continue reading

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