Yearly Archives: 2006

13 posts

Lost & Office Game Created for LanguageLab

A major achievement in Second Life in-world game development, the “Lost and Found” game presents students of LanguageLab with a way to learn how to distinguish items inside a virtual Lost & Found office. “Robots” walk in asking (with voice) for the players if an item was found and returned […]

Office for Business Sim

Beta Technologies has been contracted to build a large office building in the Business sim. Building is now being done according to the project below. View to the main building and plaza Main facade, seen from plaza Overall view of the main building View from grounds

Theatre for Arts Sim

This theatre was contracted by Languagelab.com to be installed in their sim Arts. Another building with same function already existed in this space, and was replaced by this one. Major requirement was that the building created would not be lag-heavy, either in terms of polygon or texture rendering. Languagelab.com also […]

Gwyneth Llewelyn

Gwyneth Llewelyn is Beta Technologies’ European Business Manager. Gwyneth has worked for over two decades as an IT consultant, specialising in creating a commercial identity and presence for customers on the internet. She brings to the company a solid understanding of management and successful business leadership. As former CTO of […]

Eggy Lippmann

Eggy Lippmann was one of Beta Technologies’ founders and former principal software architect and CEO; he is currently proceeding his academic studies doing scientific research in virtual worlds and social networking applications. Eggy has been producing 3D content and scripting in Second Life almost from the moment it was launched (in […]

TechnoFlower

SLCC “TechnoFlower” Central Stage

Beta Technologies was chosen to build the Central Stage of Second Life’s 2006 Convention, the SLCC. We presented a proposal for a cyberpunk building, with very distinctive characteristics. We searched for an organic feel, but also for a very marked technological look, thus the TechnoFlower. The building resulted in a […]