Books tagged: virtual worlds

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Mundos Virtuais, Pessoas Reais
Price: Free! Words: 23,780. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 3, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
Houve um momento, em torno de 2006 e 2007 que os mundos virtuais, principalmente o Second Life, estavam “bombando”. O SL saía nas capas de revistas, pipocavam seminários. Em 2008 este frenesi começou a arrefecer e hoje quase não se fala mais no SL. Sinal que acabou? Não, os mundos virtuais continuam evoluindo, não mais nas capas de revistas, mas em iniciativas mais consistentes.
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
AI clones of his personality allow Tristan to keep in constant contact with his friends and fans without the hassle of being aware of their existence. But when one of them messes up, he's finds that it's his own existence that's in question...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collaboration is a close synergy between two creative artists, where one idea is a catalyst for another, and another. But when two people join their minds to create virtual universes, the artwork is so vast they begin to lose their own identities.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
She only had half an hour for lunch,and it was bitterly cold outside.Forgetting the risks,she walked briskly down to the 54th street intersection but half way across she was hit by lag,and stopped dead in her tracks like all those around her.Even though she loved her government, the lag annoyed her,surely they could fix it.A fast paced short story about a future world, with an unexpected ending.
The Green Leopard Plague and Other Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130,360. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Stories in this collection were nominated for three Nebula awards, a Hugo, and a Sidewise Award. Contents include "Daddy's World," "Pinocchio," "Lethe," "The Tang Dynasty Underwater Pyramid," and the title story. With extensive annotations by the author and an introduction by Charles Stross.
The Virtual Saint
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Inspirational
Twelve-year-old Robert hates reality. Every chance he gets, he escapes to his virtual world where no one can make fun of his muscular dystrophy. But that all changes when Colorado Springs is nuked, and he is forced to make a six hundred mile trek to Zion.
Caso di studio: la presenza di Amazon in Second Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: Italian. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Virtual worlds, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / general
Giuseppe Macario, docente di informatica presso la University of the People (California) ed esperto di mondi virtuali 3D, affronta gli aspetti sia tecnici che economici dell'e-commerce di Amazon all'interno di Second Life.
Virtual Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Immerse Yourself in Another's Reality Or LIVE STREAM your story, and Create Your Epic. Now Anyone Can BE SOMEONE! ENTER VIRTUAL LIFE...