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Links for Monday, March 16, 2009

  • Linden Lab: How Meeting In Second Life Transformed IBM’s Technology Elite Into Virtual World Believers – “The 200+ participants were offered pre-conference training on the basics of Second Life to make them comfortable communicating and navigating within the environment. IBM estimates the ROI for the Virtual World Conference was roughly $320,000 and that the Annual Meeting was executed beautifully at one-ffth the cost of a real world event. Many IBM staff were converted into virtual world advocates, paving the way for many future internal conferences and events to be held within the space.