Archive for NESIM

Playboy May Develop Its Own Virtual World

Branding, Business, Community, Education, NESIM, News Announcements, Second Life, Virtual Worlds on May 7th, 2008 No Comments

Playboy’s Q1 2008 earnings conference call, Playboy Enterprises chairman and CEO Christie Hefner (the daughter of Hugh Hefner) discussed the company’s future plans and in doing so hinted that Playboy may be developing its own virtual world in the future.

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NESIM/VESIM Education Project

Education, NESIM, Second Life, Virtual Worlds on April 24th, 2008 11 Comments

Fast forward to current time… while we knew markin’s concept was innovative, we never could have predicted the amount of attention it would receive and the way it would change education as we know it in Second Life. NESIM has been recognized by the Chronicle of Higher Education, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Nurseweek Magazine, and many other publications and blogs. John Miller himself has become somewhat of a celebrity for his work using NESIM. Other organizations have been inspired and are beginning to work on similar projects.

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