Category Archives: Linden Love

Retrospeculative

It’s that time again – when we turn the final pages of 2016, chuckling at the no-hope personal ads and pretending we’re not quite yet at the age when we’ll have to start seriously considering the cut prices offers for … Continue reading

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Primpact

So, the worst-kept Linden Lab secret announcement ever has now been made – it strikes me as rather a PR faux pas that they should choose to tell people that prim/LI allowances are going up some days after the actual event… … Continue reading

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Silent assassin

There’s an insidious trend within the world of software development, touted as a means of making the end user’s life easier whilst ensuring that products are always at peak performance, but which I’m afraid I disagree with at the most … Continue reading

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Tap, tap, tappity tap tap tap

That was the guy sat next to me on the bench at the station this morning. His feet, drumming away on the platform surface as if possessed by the spirit of an enraged Flamenco dancer on speed, or perhaps the … Continue reading

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I see jelly people… Walking around just like regular people

Those of you who shie away from the official Linden Viewer and do not follow the current techie trends in SL may well be completely unaware of the jelly folk that will have started appearing with the Lab’s recent release of … Continue reading

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You can’t handle the truth!

Well, this has been interesting! After my shocking revelations of yesterday, I received an official communication from the Lab – It was very official, with a proper letterhead and everything, and unlike other letters they’ve sent me, it was typed … Continue reading

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Inevitable

Many years ago I read a short story by Isaac Asimov – The Last Question – which was my first introduction to the principle of entropy. The fact that everything is cooling down, like a giant cup of tea left forgotten … Continue reading

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Boxing clever

I can’t leave you alone for two minutes without you getting into mischief, can I? I’m off the Grid few for a few days, working away from home, and I come back to find that in my absence Linden Lab … Continue reading

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Has Christmas come early?

Apparently Christmas has arrived – at least around these parts. The Christmas lights have already gone up in the city streets, Christmas music has been pumping out of the speakers in half the shops I’ve visited, and the aisles are … Continue reading

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Tap, tap, tap… Is this thing working?

Testing, testing. Can you all hear me at the back? Yes, it’s me – I’m back! All systems up, running and operational, although it’s going to take me a little while before I manage to settle back into any sort … Continue reading

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