Second Life blogfather Wagner James Au weighs in on Viewer 2.0 He loves it — or at least he loves parts of it — but he says it won’t drive Second Life mainstream adoption. He’s right.
Second Life has several barriers to mass adoption. Ease of use is only one of them, and it’s not even the biggest one.
The first barrier is that you have to register. That’s a barrier for all social media sites, but other social media sites have boiled the registration process down to e-mail address and password. In Second Life, registration is a lot more than that.
Read the rest at the Computerworld Tool Talk Blog: Second-day thoughts on the new Second Life viewer