terça-feira, 10 de outubro de 2006

Volto ao tema da Second Life, para dar conta de que são cada vez mais os que "vivem" neste mundo virtual.O crescimento tem sido tão exponecial que a Associated Press fala num "population boom".

``Second Life'' now has more than 800,000 denizens, of whom more than a hundred are earning a real-world, full-time living there, selling things like virtual land, clothes, jewelry, weaponry and pets, or by offering virtual services, notably sex.

Yes, people pay real money for things they can use only in Rosedale's Web world. Hundreds of thousands of real dollars change hands in ``Second Life'' daily, and it would have an annual gross domestic product of around $150 million if it were to stop growing today.

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