Linden Lab Layoffs

Linden Lab Layoffs

Linden Lab Lays Off Over 20 Members of Sansar Team, Confirm Insiders; Social VR Platform to Continue Operating With Skeleton Crew Confirming a blog post from Ryan Schultz (along with some ominous rumblings I heard last Friday), some insiders tell me that Linden Lab has recently laid off over 20 staffers working on Sansar, the … Continue reading

It Will Take Awhile for Bakes on Mesh to Make a Difference in SL

It Will Take Awhile for Bakes on Mesh to Make a Difference in SL

Why It Will Take Awhile for Bakes on Mesh to Make a Difference in SL Commenting on Cassie’s video comparing SL mesh bodies, and her note that Bakes on Mesh doesn’t seem to improve performance, Patchouli W provides this analysis: BoM’s true value contribution will only surface once onion-skin geometry is stripped away from BoM-optimized … Continue reading

Haunted Second Life

Haunted Second Life

“Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and caldron bubble.”  – from Shakespeare’s Macbeth   Oh, there are strange ( and stranger) things afoot, and all over the Grid, Residents and Creators alike are brewing up some Halloween mischief. It is — after all — one of the most exciting and celebrated holidays in Second Life! … Continue reading