Question: Remember Second Life? You know, that crazy yet kind of cool virtual world that a little while ago was less a game and more, for some, "the future of the web." The same virtual world that never saw the kind of widespread paradigm shift that it was supposed to bring about. Kind of like Google Wave.
Another question: Are you invested enough in a social network or virtual world to sue them for perceived wrongdoing? Many of you likely aren't, and probably laugh at the idea.
So, it should stand to reason that the idea of "residents" within Second Life suing creator company Linden Labs over rights to virtual land would sound litigious in the extreme, right? Because they are. Not so fast, though.Read More