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Former Enchanted Grid owners say legal action led to server loss

(Image courtesy Enchanted Grid.) One of the former owners of Enchanted Grid, Dawn Gemma Sian Rhys-Owain, says that legal action has caused the loss of the grid’s servers. The grid has been down for a couple of weeks due to a management shakeup in which Rhys-Owain and her partner, Dai Rhys-Owain, gave up their share …

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Facebook changes name to Meta, embraces metaverse

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg speaking at Facebook Connect. (Image courtesy Facebook.) Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook changing its name to Meta in order to focus on the metaverse. He spoke at today’s Facebook Connect, the company’s virtual reality and augmented reality conference. The stock symbol will officially change to MVRS on December 1, …

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Oculus Quest 2 setup is super easy. Getting OpenSim on it, not so much

Maria Korolov with the Oculus Quest 2 headset. I just ordered my Oculus Quest 2 headset this morning — and it already came this evening. Initial impression is that it’s the easiest-to-use headset I’ve tried so far. Very comfortable, very lightweight, and I didn’t even need to charge it up when I took it out …

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With lack of Gloebit support, grids try to fix payment problem on their own

It’s been ten days since AviTron first reported Gloebit payment problems, and more than a week since Gloebit acknowledged the issue, but Gloebit purchases are continuing to fail across the hypergrid and grid owners complain that they haven’t been able to reach Gloebit CEO Chris Colosi for help. There also haven’t been any additional updates …

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Gloebit confirms payment issues, multiple grids affected

After AviTron reported Gloebit payment problems on Saturday, other grids also seem to be having the same issue. Today, Gloebit confirmed that there’s an issue. “It appears that starting Sep. 27, some grids had some notifications of completion of transaction not make it back to the grid,” Gloebit CEO Chris Colosi said in a Facebook …

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Interested in getting voice, new viewers for OpenSim? Take this survey

The Infinite Metaverse Alliance called on OpenSim users to take a survey today. Lisa Laxton “Given the number of new features for users that have evolved in the past two years, we are interested in knowing more about what users want and need,” said CEO Lisa Laxton. The results will help the organization set priorities …

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