Monthly Archives: November 2008

World AIDS day: the french expo

Reminder : On December 1, 2008 Second Life will participate in World AIDS Day by opening a new sim devoted entirely to HIV/AIDS outreach and support.  The name of the new sim is Karuṇā. Here are Anisette Indigo and Carolina … Continue reading

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links for 2008-11-30

University uses Second Life for nurses training : The University Daily Kansan A student sitting at a computer in England walks into a virtual waiting room and sits next to a student in Denmark. A student nurse in Seattle, calls … Continue reading

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Faster Cures

Faster Cures is a self-described action tank, focused on changing the culture of medical research. They recently entered Second Life, planning to use its potential to the fullest. Draxtor Despres found out what the future holds for patient-doctor relationships and … Continue reading

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links for 2008-11-25

GotGame Rogue: In Game Web Browser (tags: windows web2.0 web video tools software gaming worldofwarcraft wow warcraft)

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links for 2008-11-20

Journal of Virtual Worlds Research Volume 1, Number 1 (July 2008): Virtual Worlds Research: Past, Present and Future Volume 1, Number 2 (November 2008): Consumer Behavior in Virtual Worlds (tags: articles journal research virtualworld virtualworlds virtual_worlds virtual socialsoftware web2.0 worlds … Continue reading

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HIMSS virtual conference & expo

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) is the healthcare industry’s membership organization exclusively focused on providing leadership for the optimal use of healthcare information technology (IT) and management systems for the betterment of healthcare.  The HIMSS Virtual Conference … Continue reading

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Complexity and Policy: the Global Governance of New Health Technologies

  http://www.flickr.com/photos/daneelariantho/3017279300/ ESRC Research Seminar Series, Seminar I Date: 26th November Time: 9:15 – 6pm GMT / 01:15 – 10am SLT Location: LSE and Second Life This is one of six seminars on the topic of Complexity Theory as a … Continue reading

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