Second Life and the future of virtual worlds

Ok, I promise it's the last post of the evening. This is a report about Mitch Kapor's talk about the future of Second Life and how it's wonderful:

Second Life chairman's stump speech takes us down the rabbit hole

It it quite interesting. I did go around Second Life once or twice. With this very limited experience, I can't say I've enjoyed it too much. But from what I've been hearing about it, it seems intriguing to say the least. We'll see where it takes us, I guess. Mitch is a crazy visionary with more money than he probably can correctly spend around. But he should keep his ideas coming, as one day we might get something useful out of it! :-)