Latest Mark Kingdon Stories

2010-06-24 11:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Linden Lab®, creator of 3D virtual world Second Life®, announced today that company founder Philip Rosedale has been named interim CEO, and CFO Bob Komin has assumed the additional role of COO.

2010-06-09 14:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Linden Lab®, creator of 3D virtual world Second Life®, announced today a strategic restructuring to increase focus on the company's consumer business including investments intended to enhance ease of use and participation in its virtual goods marketplace through browser-based and mobile applications. As part of the restructuring, Linden Lab will also improve its geographic and cost efficiencies.

2010-01-19 12:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Linden Lab®, creator of 3D virtual world Second Life®, has appointed Bob Komin as Chief Financial Officer.

2009-11-05 12:54:27

Creators of the virtual community known as Second Life have announced plans to launch a virtual marketplace for businesses.

2009-04-22 11:23:37

Linden Lab, the company behind Second Life, announced certain changes for the virtual world set to go into effect in June as part of a broader move to let users customize the site's content.

2009-03-14 11:00:00

Some media reports have suggested the potential demise of the former Internet virtual world of Second Life, but Linden Lab CEO Mark Kingdon claims the former Internet darling is doing better than ever.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.