• Virtual Worlds Are So Hot Right Now: $345 Million Invested So Far This Year

    I feel like today is Virtual World Day. We started off the morning covering the public beta launch of Vivaty, then Second Life and IBM announced that they bridged two virtual worlds, and Google launched its own version of virtual worlds with Lively. If it seems like everybody is starting their own virtual world, it is because they are. A report put out today by Virtual Worlds Management… Read More

  • Unisfair Takes $10 Million Series C

    Virtual events firm Unisfair has taken $10 million Series C in a round led by Norwest Ventures. Unisfair powers virtual corporate events such live Expos, Trade Shows, & Conferences “that use rich media to provide a superior user experience.” The virtual spaces allow those off site to attend big events virtually by allowing them to see and hear presentations; participate in… Read More