Reuters has opened a virtual news agency in the Second Life online world. The bureau will be staffed by Reuters media correspondent Adam Pasick who will report on the lives and business dealings of Second Life’s residents. –Online world to get news bureau (BBC)
In most online communities, 90% of users are lurkers who never contribute, 9% of users contribute a little, and 1% of users account for almost all the action. –Jakob Nielsen –Participation Inequality: Encouraging More Users to Contribute (Useit.com)
The rosary that retired quarry worker Bernard “Chub” Clark has created in his rural three acre yard near Nokomis is made of old bowling balls and probably weighs close to 1,000 pounds, give or take. –Tony Reid –1,000-pound rosary sends heavy message: Pray (Herald & Review) Now that’s style. Thanks for the link, Rosemary.