The first Virtual Worlds Forum is being held in London next October 23-26 -- 45 speakers on the politics, economics, and sociology of virtual worlds and online games. I'll be speaking there as well.
Welcome: our pan-European virtual worlds conference is the meeting place for brands, corporates, virtual worlds, entertainment, media, IT and all those interested in exploring the business possibilities of virtual worlds. If you're interested in harnessing the power of virtual worlds to engage with clients, suppliers or customers, this is the place to be.
We have over 45 international speakers(and counting...) including keynotes from Lord Puttnam of Queensgate and Dr Colin Parris of IBM. And if you can't wait till October for our great content, check out our podcast: The Guardian's Jonathan Freedland in conversation with our advisory board member Professor Richard Bartle.
Alex Wood is an addict but won’t give up his smartphone. But he has five strategies for limiting its control over him: “I used to wake up tired. My body would ache and my head felt sore, like waking up with a hangover. Finally, I took control, like attending an AA class for addicts, I […]
Ok, it’s not just solar powered. It’s also an anti-theft, waterproof marvel that keeps my phone’s power bar from ever getting into the red.Sure the idea seems obvious now – tuck a gigantic solar powered battery pack into an exposed slot and turn the wearer into a walking energy harvester. Simple maybe, but I didn’t […]
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has done outstanding work packing a fully capable desktop computer into a package the size of a deck cards—especially one that only costs $35. But if you already have a working laptop, why should you care? Oh, how much you have to learn. Besides operating well as a compact digital media hub, […]
Custom coffee vessels are the perfect piece of office flair, but it’s just a matter of time before your VOTE FOR PEDRO mug will start to lose its relevant wit. Why not have a new one every day, with whatever silly nonsense you want sticking off the sides? You can save big on your novelty […]
The Lightning port has thus far resisted the cruel fate that befell the headphone jack, and despite rumors that it may be disappearing come iPhone 8, for the present and foreseeable future, Lightning cables are a hot commodity for iPhone users. As such, we must make do in this strange time in which long, glorified […]