Metaverse changer

You might not believe it – but this is a photo of something that will change the metaverse. This is a photo of an avatar created on one grid visiting with avatars on another grid.  Not impressed? Let’s back up a bit.   A grid is a hosted instance of a virtual world platform, in the case of this photo – this environment was created using the OpenSim platform http://opensimulator.org.  It is a brand new…

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The Virtual Language Resource project VWBPE

The Virtual Language Resource project VWBPE This is a brilliant informal learning area packed with resources for French language students. This is an area for students to interact and find tools that will be meaningful for them. Magazines that are kept up to date, links to in-world and 2D sites. Student says it would be great to get more French learners to talk with – other language learners don't have a resource like this. Visit…

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Virtual Worlds Best Practice in Education Conference

Join me this weekend at the Virtual Worlds Best Practice in Education conference – where more than 5,000 avatars from around the world will be attending some 190 plus events over the 44 hours starting in just under 5 hours or so (1AM US PST ) I'll be presenting on the work I've done so far on the ImmersED Estate in Reaction Grid – sharing the philosophy behind the activities and resources on offer, giving…

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