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Terreiro do Paço, Lisboa, Before the 1755 Earthquake

Coordinated by Profs. Alexandra Gago da Câmara and Helena Murteira from CHAIA (University of Évora), Beta Technologies deployed an historical representation of the city of Lisbon in 1755, shortly before it was destroyed by the 1755 earthquake, to be included in the presentation City and Spectacle: a vision of pre-earthquake Lisbon […]

Beta Technologies Develops Theatron 3 for King's College London

2616In a long-term project, Beta Technologies has been modelling in Second Life® 19 European theatres (from Ancient Greece up to the 20th century) for the Theatron 3 project of King’s Visualisation Lab (part of King’s College London). During this undertaking, old models from the Theatron 2 project (done on legacy […]

Language Lab Registration Centre And Branded SL Client

Continuing well into the third year of developing unique content for Language Lab, the first and largest language school entirely run inside the Second Life® virtual world, Beta Technologies designed Language Lab’s Registration Centre, with a mix of futuristic and Oxbridge elements, which will serve for potential students to have […]

Marco Aldany/Chic Corporation launch in Second Life

Marco Aldany is the leading Spanish hair salon chain, being around since 1957 and having 400 franchised shops spread over Spain, Portugal, Central America, and Eastern Europe. Besides their hair salons, they also have their own hairdresser school, having trained more than 4,000 professionals. Reaching out to more markets, their […]

LanguageLab opens Student Homes

Languagelab is the world leader in a new approach to language learning. The approach combines the interactive and social potential of virtual environments with highly qualified, innovative teachers from around the world to provide a unique space for formal and informal learning. And all of this can be accessed from […]

Slovenian public broadcaster enters Second Life

Artesia helps Slovenian’s public broadcaster enter Second Life, build a community LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA, EU (March 25, 2008) MMC, new media department of Slovenian public broadcaster (RTV Slovenija – http://www.rtvslo.si/) is entering Second Life on March 29th. The island, called MMC, is an extension of its Multimedia Center. The purpose of […]

Beta Technologies Moves Offices in Lisbon

We are completing the move to our new locations in Lisbon and do apologise if you had any difficulties contacting us recently. Fortunately, Internet access has been restored during the weekend and we should be back on track next Monday! Our contacts have been updated and we will soon announce […]