Virtual world Second Life
has just introduced a beta designed specifically for businesses that will open up new opportunities for companies to hold virtual meetings and trade virtual goods – especially products based on business collaboration needs. The new corporate option, “Second Life Enterprise,” will enable companies to run the site on their own network behind their own firewall, adding an extra layer of security to encourage such trading and more use in general.
Twinity – The Berlin Wall
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Twinity has reconstructed a true-to-scale section of the wall in virtual Berlin.
Linden Lab unveils Sadville: Enterprise Edition (theregister.co.uk)
Second Life Virtual Meetings (ecombizcenter.blogspot.com)
Second Life Goes Behind The Firewall (readwriteweb.com)
Fall of the Berlin Wall: 20th anniversary celebrations (guardian.co.uk)