Latest Virtual Community Stories

2010-12-10 00:00:49

With the Christmas holiday season upon us and the recession still cramping most people’s bank accounts, charities are wondering if donations will be down this year as they had been since the economic problems shook the country.

2010-09-28 07:59:00

PALO ALTO, California, September 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - IMVU Adds Lucrative Games Via Partnerships With Viximo, Heyzap and OMGPOP IMVU, an online community where members use 3D avatars to meet new people, chat, create and play games with their friends, today announced that the company is expanding into social entertainment by offering casual and social games on its popular social platform. IMVU is expanding its entertainment features by bringing games to its growing online...

2010-05-19 11:00:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtual world developer Utherverse Digital Inc.

2010-04-05 12:25:42

If you think Facebook, Twitter and other Web sites that foster online communication and interaction are merely vapid echo chambers of self-promotion, think again, say two University of Illinois professors who study computer-mediated communication and the Internet.

2010-03-09 12:43:00

VANCOUVER, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Tuesday's shocking announcement by Makena Technologies that they would be closing the virtual world There.com in one week has left thousands of Thereians scrambling to find a new virtual home.

2010-03-04 16:27:00

VANCOUVER, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The abrupt announcement Tuesday by Makena Technologies that There.com would be closing for good came as a shock to the virtual world's thousands of active users who feared they would be left homeless.

2010-03-01 11:30:00

Experiences in virtual worlds such as video games and online communities can influence our behavior in the real world.

2010-02-17 18:08:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Every small business person knows that networking is a key to success.

2010-02-09 06:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- blueKiwi, the global conversation company, today announced the availability of a free version of the blueKiwi Social Business Platform.

2010-01-25 06:50:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- MyHouseDeals.com just launched a new version of its popular real estate investment website. The site was redesigned to offer new features that are aligned with the latest Web trends.

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  • A woman who operates an automobile.
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