Tag Archive | "realXtend"

Sensor Networks and Sustainability: “Connecting Real, Virtual, Mobile and Augmented Spaces”

Sunday, April 19, 2009


Today, I did a presentation, on connecting real, virtual, mobile, and augmented spaces to support sustainability, for Earth Week SL, with Dave Pentecost and Jim Purbrick, who presented on Carbon Goggles. Dave and I focused on sensor networks, open data, Pachube, OpenSim, and sustainability from perspective of, “hack local, think global.”  Dave and I will […]

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New Release from realXtend and Modular Integration into OpenSim

Wednesday, July 2, 2008


The realXtend 0.3 release is out with a bunch of exciting new features! Click here or on the screenshot above to see the reX video. Also, RealXtend launched a public avatar service – If you are interested you should sign up soon. Jani Pirkola, Project Manager for realXtend, told me: We will get 100 […]

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Microsoft Dev Community in OpenSim/realXtend

Thursday, June 12, 2008


Recently, I met Kyle Gomboy, a former aerospace test engineer turned entrepreneur (pictured above working in Project Manhattan OpenSim), at a realXtend open house in Second Life. I quickly realized that this little bot (his avatar in Second Life is a cute energy efficient robot called G2 Proto) was one of the power houses behind […]

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