Tag Archives: Adam

SecondLife, another graphic World Wide Web?

At the beginning of this year I blogged about the amazing work that Adam Pasick was doing with Reuters in Second Life, the virtual 3D world. Now, here in Dublin at the IFRA conference, we were presented with another fascinating story of media doing business in SecondLife. Rowan Barnett, Editor-in-Chief of Avastar, a virtual newspaper […]

Arch Bishop Tutu hits SecondLife, 'The centre of web 2.0'

Adam Pasick is the bureau chief for Reuters in SecondLife, the virtual world that is taking the real world by storm. I could whoop and wail about how amazing and innovative this is. It is unbelievable actually. Pasick showed us his Avatar and showed us the virtual Reuters headquarters island in the game, based on […]

Sore feet

Bridge in Central Park Bridge and I were walking just behind Ethan Hawke outside the MTV studios on Times Square, yesterday. It was weird to see someone you see on the big screen in real life. I thought he’d have at least ten bodyguards, but he was with a small, short brunette who was getting […]

Why SA’s Online Journalism is Rubbish

net savvy Why SA’s Online Journalism is Rubbish When will online journalism make a real impact in this country? Matthew Buckland says that until online starts to publish more original stories, it’s not going to be taken seriously. There is a movie on circuit at the moment called Shattered Glass. It’s about a rising star […]