TimeOut Magzine in Israel had an article about Virtual worlds in Hebrew by Dana Shoapi. You can see the entire article in Hebrew in their web site. (follow the link, a special viewer will pop -- go to page 49). Cool pictures too.
A small cute things, CNET report on Chumby:The Chumby is a plush, softball-size Linux computer that includes a 3.5-inch touch screen, speakers, and Wi-Fi. Its an adorable and adaptable machine for hosting music, photos, videos, and Flash-based internet widgets. The Chumby has geek appeal in spades.See more here.
Update: See this a good summary of this unique event here.Lots of people in the lab at the presentation(left screen is power-point, right screen is a video feed of the audience).Robert Shepherd will host a Virtual Education Conference both in RL (Amsterdam) and in SL. 27-Feb-2008. 15:00-23:00 EU CET TIME. 06:00-22:00 SL time. See www.eduverse.org.(I … Continue reading Eduverse Conference On learning in Virtual Worlds in Amsterdam and SL