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New World Notes

The Internet's longest-running metaverse news and culture site. From Wagner James Au, author of "The Making of Second Life".

  • By Wagner James Au
  • Based in United States of America
  • Roughly two posts per day
  • First post on

Posts per month

Data for this chart is available in the table below
Posts per month
Month starting Posts
Nov 2022 43
Dec 2022 45
Jan 2023 46
Feb 2023 32
Mar 2023 48
Apr 2023 39
May 2023 46
Jun 2023 47
Jul 2023 41
Aug 2023 51
Sep 2023 44
Oct 2023 45
Nov 2023 49
Dec 2023 45
Jan 2024 51
Feb 2024 49
Mar 2024 44
Apr 2024 32

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

Second Life Community Social Feeds Swamped by AI-Enhanced Images, Creating Craving for "Real" Avatar Photos
Above: Untouched raw screenshot of Yo Roo's avatar In a virtual world dependent on highly-detailed, heavily customized avatar models, and images depicting them, what qualifies as "real"? In recent months I've noticed the social media …
On , by SLHamlet, 565 words
Why a Statistically "Moderate" Gender Difference in VR Cybersickness is Still a Very Important Consideration for VR Developers
Some readers have pointed out an apparent discrepancy in my post about the NSF-funded Iowa State University study on VR and gender that I covered last week: The University's summary characterizes the gender difference in …
On , by SLHamlet, 518 words
Today's Second Life Flickr Pick: Dramatic Avatars Portraits in Black & White by Tess V
Cajsa Lilliehook covers the best in virtual world screenshot art and digital painting Tess V, née Tess Osbourn, shoots almost exclusively in black and white. This lends her pictures a bit of gravitas that color …
On , by SLHamlet, 512 words