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Ethics and Virtual Worlds - RezEd

Ethics and Virtual Worlds - RezEd | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
On the GoodPlay Project, headed up by Howard Gardner at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, we've been conducting in-depth interviews with 15-25 year-old… (#Ethics and #VirtualWorlds by Sam Gilbert (including #tips to help #students)
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Educators Still Turning To Second Life » Ciaran Laval

Educators Still Turning To Second Life » Ciaran Laval | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
RT @IndigoMertel: Educators Still Turning To Second Life » Ciaran Laval http://t.co/X2P67uBw #SecondLife...
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Ilan Tochner (Kitely) about a one click future for virtual worlds

Ilan Tochner, the CEO and founder of Kitely, explains how he works on a one click future for virtual worlds. He participated at the MetaMeets 2011 conference in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
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Amazon.com: Emerging Ethical Issues of Life in Virtual Worlds (PB) (Research in Management Education and Development) (9781607523772): Charles Wankel, Shaun Malleck: Books

Amazon.com: Emerging Ethical Issues of Life in Virtual Worlds (PB) (Research in Management Education and Development) (9781607523772): Charles Wankel, Shaun Malleck: Books (Emerging Ethical Issues of Life in Virtual Worlds (PB) (Research in Management...
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How to communicate better in virtual worlds | KurzweilAI

How to communicate better in virtual worlds | KurzweilAI | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Mapping real-world motions to self-animated virtual avatars, using body tracking to communicate a wide range of gestures, helps people communicate better (How to communicate better in virtual worlds http://t.co/KKvhIakx...
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Virtual Galleries How do new media technologies influence livelihood and arts participation in remote communities of the Northern Territory of Australia? | jokaydia Virtual Worlds and Games Links! ...

Virtual Galleries How do new media technologies influence livelihood and arts participation in remote communities of the Northern Territory of Australia? | jokaydia Virtual Worlds and Games Links! ... | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
HOW DO NEW MEDIA TECHNOLOGIES INFLUENCE LIVELIHOOD AND ARTS PARTICIPATION IN REMOTE COMMUNITIES OF THE NORTHERN TERRITORY OF AUSTRALIA?
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Amazon.com: Online Worlds: Convergence of the Real and the Virtual (Human-Computer Interaction Series) (9781848828247): William Sims Bainbridge: Books

Amazon.com: Online Worlds: Convergence of the Real and the Virtual (Human-Computer Interaction Series) (9781848828247): William Sims Bainbridge: Books (Online Worlds: Convergence of the Real and the Virtual (Human-Computer Interaction Series): Virtual...
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Intel Simulator Turns Disaster Preparedness Into a Game

Intel Simulator Turns Disaster Preparedness Into a Game | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
A new technology helps people and governments simulate disasters from the safety of multiplayer virtual worlds.
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Educators in Second Life: Fachhochschule Düsseldorf University of Applied Sciences « NMC Virtual Worlds

Educators in Second Life: Fachhochschule Düsseldorf University of Applied Sciences « NMC Virtual Worlds | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
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Building w/immaterials » Immersive Visualizations in Virtual Worlds

The artists and architects of Building w/immaterials1 have a long-standing interest in virtual worlds. We have studied the work that you have diffused about the use of virtual worlds for data visualization.
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CfP: Special Issue on Virtual Worlds

CfP: Special Issue on Virtual Worlds | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
3DLife and EMC^2 are proud to announce their support of the forthcoming Special Issue on “Virtual worlds: where Image Processing meets Computer Graphics” of The Visual Computer: International Journal of Computer ...
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Virtual Worlds for Enterprise Learning

Virtual Worlds for Enterprise Learning | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Virtual Worlds were poised for mass adoption in early 2000 with Second Life creating a buzz in the marketplace. A number of corporations, like IBM, set up shop in Second Life, and by 2005, a lot of...
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Blog U.: The EDU Second Life False Negative - Technology and Learning - Inside Higher Ed

Second Life has been somewhat of a higher ed bust. Yeah, I know that some of you have been using Second Life to hold some classes and teach some things, but you are in the extreme minority.
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Faster World Startups, Less Server Lag and Faster Rez Times | Kitely Blog | Metaverse NewsWatch | Scoop.it

Faster World Startups, Less Server Lag and Faster Rez Times | Kitely Blog | Metaverse NewsWatch | Scoop.it | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Kitely: Faster World Startups, Less Server Lag and Faster Rez Times (Faster World Startups, Less Server Lag and Faster Rez Times | Kitely Blog via @malburns | @scoopit http://t.co/LgaribvI...)...
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Explore the History of the Ancient World

Explore the History of the Ancient World | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Heritage Key brings you into the realm of King Tut with a exciting virtual experience of life in ancient times. Enjoy learning about the past in a totally new way. (Interested in virtual worlds but don't want to jump into Second Life?
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Sept. 29, 2011: Mesh ... - Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable

Sept. 29, 2011: Mesh ... - Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
VWER Meeting Transcripts by Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Based on a work at www.vwer.org. VWER Oct 6, 2011 ...
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Building w/immaterials » Immersive Visualizations in Virtual Worlds | Metaverse NewsWatch | Scoop.it

Building w/immaterials » Immersive Visualizations in Virtual Worlds | Metaverse NewsWatch | Scoop.it | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Immersive Visualizations in Virtual Worlds (RT @malburns: Immersive Visualizations in Virtual Worlds http://t.co/w3jaoVHE Where is Immersive Visualization in VWs?
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TechEx 2011: Using 3D Virtual Worlds in International Schools: Davi...

Using 3D Virtual Worlds in International Schools, presentation given at TechEx 2011 Conference in Bangkok.
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Kinect Project Merges Real and Virtual Worlds - Technology Review

Kinect Project Merges Real and Virtual Worlds - Technology Review | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
http://www.technologyreview.com/computing/38731/ (Kinect Project Merges Real and Virtual Worlds - Technology Review http://t.co/ZLtqzlAi...)...
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Kitely moves assets to Amazon cloud – Hypergrid Business

Kitely moves assets to Amazon cloud – Hypergrid Business | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
#globalkids Higher Scaleability > #Kitely moves assets to #Amazon cloud http://t.co/9oz2wvVI...
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GAME SIG | Games And Multiverses in Education – Special Interest Group

Games And Multiverses in Education – Special Interest Group (RT @sbayne: Games and virtual worlds in higher education event, Edinburgh, November http://t.co/NwRDGtqP #digitalhss #mscel...)...
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CoolThings@UOW: Virtual University collaboration in second life

CoolThings@UOW: Virtual University collaboration in second life | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Over the following 4 weeks some of the main ideas and concepts for virtual teaching, learning and meeting spaces developed by participants will be constructed on the new virtual university island (with assistance from ...
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Lane's List: The Avatar Repertory Theater of Second Life Presents ...

Lane's List: The Avatar Repertory Theater of Second Life Presents ... | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Second Life Graphic Dreamer of the week. 4 days ago. AVENUE Magazine · Fall Look Book - AVENUE's ... 2 months ago. ALI DI PIXEL · Domani... 2 months ago. Cybergrrl Oh: Living a 2nd Life in the Virtual World Second Life ...
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LindaKellieDesigns | Kitely - Virtual Worlds on Demand

LindaKellieDesigns | Kitely - Virtual Worlds on Demand | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Kitely enables you to get your own virtual worlds for training, education, collaboration or fun. Log in with Facebook to create your free account and start using your own virtual world within minutes.
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Teaching Through Multi-User Virtual Environments - Home

Teaching Through Multi-User Virtual Environments - Home | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
An information hub dedicated to spreading research and best practices when teaching in multi-user virtual environments.
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