Epoq 2.2 Second Life News Media
Dr. Anthony Curtis – UNCP Mass Communication – 910.521.6616 – acurtis@uncp.edu
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The world's second best known news agency, Reuters, has a virtual news agency in the Second Life virtual reality world online. The bureau chief is Reuters media correspondent Adam Pasick, a veteran media and technology journalist, whose avatar is Adam Reuters.

Another virtual reporter in-world for the news agency is Eric Reuters, a technology journalist in New York City, whose real life name is Eric Krangel. Adam and Eric report on the lives and business dealings of Second Life residents.

Eric Reuters holds office hours in the Reuters Auditorium in Second Life on Tuesdays at 8:00 am SLT.
SLT is Second Life Time, the same as Pacific time (PST).

Reuters SL on the Web: Reuters in Second Life:
SLURL is short for Second Life URL, a Web address.
SLURL's are direct links from the Web to locations inside Second Life.

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The I-Reports stories, photos and videos originate in the virtual reality world Second Life. CNN also hosts in-world events.

CNN SL on the Web: CNN In Second Life:
SLURL is short for Second Life URL, a Web address.
SLURL's are direct links from the Web to locations inside Second Life.

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Sky News in Second Life re-creates the studio and newsroom in the virtual world as exact replicas of real life, using the original architectural drawings and plans. Residents of Second Life can visit Sky News to explore the virtual newsroom and studio.
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All the news that's fit to print from inside Second Life.

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Various other media reporting from inside Second Life.


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