Tag Archives: New York Times

Federal regulations on privacy may be coming soon

The New York Times is reporting an increase in activity in Washington taking aim at the current morass that is internet privacy.  This is exciting news, not because we have any idea which camp will win: business interests who use … Continue reading

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Facebook Credits: A Faster Way to Spend Your Whole Paycheck in Farmville

Facebook Credits are a great way to get people to spend more money on social games, but it’s not a virtual currency. Continue reading

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Net Neutrality Is Essential for Virtual Worlds

Proposed plans by Verizon and Google to change the FCC rules requiring all Internet traffic to be treated equally would have dire consequences for the future of virtual worlds and the Internet as a whole. Continue reading

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Gambling May Return to Virtual Worlds.

If you have been following virtual worlds for a while, you probably remember when the FBI raided several casinos that were operating out of Second Life in an effort to get around laws that banned internet-based gambling.  If you don’t, … Continue reading

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