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Virtual worlds and second lives

Over the last year, the virtual world Second Life has grown from a niche activity into a major phenomenon. Thousands are making money from it, and corporations are taking an interest. The distinction between real and virtual worlds is becoming…
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Highway economics

Two wars are being fought for control of the world's information highway - one for the infrastructure, the other for what is piped along it. Victor Keegan considers whether these corporate battles willcreate giant monopolies or empower the individual (or…
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