The Virtual Is Real – Just Do The Math

“In Second Life, we’re making Reuters part of a new generation,” Reuters Chief Executive Tom Glocer said in a statement. “We’re playing an active role in this community by bringing the outside world into Second Life and vice versa.”

Virtual News Bureau Opens In Second Life

There is a lot of reporting to do where the virtual world meets the real world.

Interview With Adam Reuters

This sounds like The Meshverse convergence to me! I saw this on CNBC TV today at lunch. The reporter was trying hard to get her head around the ideas but she was clear about one thing – Second Life has nearly a million members and is growing at 20% a month. This reminds me so much of the early days of the Web when people were struggling with the ideas – giving away the browser, buying books online etc. not realizing the power of exponential growth. See also:

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