“The problem with creating an immersive 3-D experience is that it is just too involved, and so it’s hard to get people to engage. Smart people in rural areas, the handicapped, people looking for companionship, they love it. But you have to be highly motivated to get on and learn to use it.”
Now, read that again and tell me what you think is being said here.
That particular quote comes from none other than one Philip Rosedale, aka Philip Linden, aka the person who created Second Life – i’m not entirely sure what i make of it. On the one hand, it could be viewed as highly insightful, alternatively you might consider it to be highly insulting, then again, it could also be taken as a back-handed compliment! If you consider it from a public relations point of view, at first reading, it’s a bit of a disaster –…
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