Xah Second Life Blog Archive 2010-06
There's a new version of lsl-mode for emacs. This new version added new functions and keywords AGENT_BY_LEGACY_NAME, AGENT_BY_USERNAME, llGetDisplayName, llRequestDisplayName.
Get it now at Emacs LSL Mode.
What's Mouse DPI? Does Mouse DPI Matter in Gaming? (random thoughts)
2 months ago, i found a fantastic mouse:
But reading amazon reviews today, it seems to have its problems. For video review and detail, see: Input Devices: Mouse, Jog Wheel, Touchpad, Pen Tablet, Trackball, Joystick.
World of Warcraft (WoW) players are all excited about the upcoming new system〈World of Warcraft: Cataclysm〉 Buy at amazon
By the way, if you don't know already, WoW is known as the most addictive game in existence. Here's some quotes from Wikipedia:
World of Warcraft, often referred to as WoW, is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) by Blizzard Entertainment. It is the fourth released game set in the fantasy Warcraft universe, which was first introduced by Warcraft: Orcs ＆ Humans in 1994…
The third expansion set, Cataclysm, was announced at BlizzCon 2009, and entered into closed beta testing in late June 2010.
With more than 11.5 million monthly subscriptions in December 2008, World of Warcraft is currently the world's most-subscribed MMORPG, and holds the Guinness World Record for the most popular MMORPG by subscribers. In April 2008, World of Warcraft was estimated to hold 62 percent of the MMORPG subscription market.
On the net, there are quite a few articles, groups, about addiction problems with WoW. Here is a YouTube video.
I remember reading online that there are cases of death in China and Korea. Where, it is reported that the gamer just played non-stop, then dropped dead. There are also news about suicide. The suicide cases are not surprising and likely happen now and then, but am not sure about playing to death by exhaustion.
Several high quality, Free, MMOG:
Large update: Emerald Viewer DOS Fiasco.
Major drama is going on with Emerald now. Emerald developer LordGrep announced quitting, and Emerald is involved in a Denial Of Service Attack. See: Emerald Viewer DOS Fiasco.
3 dance videos added to Dancing in Second Life.
Software for Video Capture and Screencasting (tips; advise)
Want to buy furry avatars? One of the best place is: Rocket City. Go there, enter the building, then tp to the shop in sky.
Another good furry av place is Elliquiy.
Nice shop and build. http://www.flickr.com/photos/25003627@N06/4604186399/in/pool-990162@N23
Try Xah Tele-Dasher!