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post #1 of 7 Old 11-01-2006, 08:20 AM Thread Starter
 
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Pontiac buys into fantasy Internet

In its search for the next big thing on the Internet, Pontiac has settled on a place called "Second Life," where it hopes consumers will spend a lot of time creating a fantasy automotive community.

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post #2 of 7 Old 11-02-2006, 10:50 AM
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Second Life is huge... i heard about this on the news. It's like a very intense version of Sim Online. i may consider joining this but i have too many things to do in my life to be online like these ppl.


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post #3 of 7 Old 11-02-2006, 10:57 AM
 
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Its for people that don't like their real life enough to actually live it. Just another form of escapism....only instead of a game board and 10-sided dice, its played with a mouse and a broadband connection.
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post #4 of 7 Old 11-02-2006, 11:05 AM
 
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Someone in corporate thinks there is an audience
with some $$ or they wouldn't have bothered getting involved.
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post #5 of 7 Old 11-02-2006, 01:24 PM
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i guess we'll see how it plays out

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post #6 of 7 Old 11-02-2006, 02:17 PM
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Second Life is wildly popular. A smart move I say.

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post #7 of 7 Old 11-02-2006, 04:29 PM
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Never heard of it until now.

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