Latest News: Technology |  Celebrity |  Movies |  Apple |  Cars |  Business |  Sports |  TV Shows |  Geek

Trending

Filed under: News | Gaming

 

Sony Playstation Home to be best-looking 3D Online World

Feb 25 2008, 8:09am CST | by

1 Updates
Sony Playstation Home to be best-looking 3D Online World
 
 

Comments

Full Story

Sony Playstation Home to be best-looking 3D Online World

Sony Playstation Home Creative Director said in an interview with GamesIndustry that the upcoming Home virtual world will be the best-looking and most user-friendly online multiplayer experience. Hey, and I believe him.

The first demos of Playstation Home last year already looked amazing. Second Life graphics look rather poor compared to Playstation Home. Sony should not make the mistake though that graphics and user friendliness are the key to the success of Home alone.
The economic possibilities inside Second Life are essential to its success. People can make money in this virtual world, that is big motivation to spend a lot of time in it.
Second Life is growing much slower this year compared to what happened in 2007. In January 2007 about 3 million users were registered in December that number increased more than 3 fold to 11.7 million. At the end of January the total user base was up to 12.2million.

Ideally Sony will garner a big chunk of the Second Life user base into Playstation Home once it launches later this year. If they have not done that yet, they should hand out beta accounts to the most active Second Life users to get their input on how to shape Playstation Home to make it a success.

The launch of Playstation Home is in 2008, but Sony is not getting more specific on when this year the online world is opening its doors.

 

You Might Also Like

Updates


Sponsored Update

Update: 1

Centurion Corp acquires Penang land to develop workers dorm

Source: The Edge Singapore

Centurion Corporation said it has agreed to acquire a piece of land located at Seberang Perai Selatan in Penang, Malaysia, for RM6.3 million ($2.45 million). This marks the group’s first acquisition in another state of Malaysia outside of Johor. Read more. ...
Source: The Edge Singapore   Full article at: The Edge Singapore Aug 12 2014, 9:21am CDT
 


Advertisement


More From the Web

Shopping Deals

 
 
 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi Lugmayr (Google) is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com.

 

 

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Mike Wallace Not Getting Enough Penalty Calls
Mike Wallace Not Getting Enough Penalty Calls
Miami Dolphins wide receiver Mike Wallace told The Palm Beach Post on Aug. 19 that his team is not getting the benefit of the doubt on illegal contact penalties.
 
 
Bill Belichick Says Brandon LaFell Could Have Big Role in 2014
Bill Belichick Says Brandon LaFell Could Have Big Role in 2014
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick predicts new wide receiver Brandon LaFell could have a big role in the upcoming 2014 NFL season.
 
 
Steven Tyler Posts Single From &quot;Sin City&quot; Soundtrack.
Steven Tyler Posts Single From "Sin City" Soundtrack.
The song 'Skin City', is a bonus song featured on the soundtrack.
 
 
Cleveland Browns Choose Brian Hoyer Over Johnny Manziel
Cleveland Browns Choose Brian Hoyer Over Johnny Manziel
The Cleveland Browns named Brian Hoyer their starting quarterback on Aug. 20. Rookie Johnny Manziel will be Hoyer's backup.
 
 
 

About the Geek Mind

The “geek mind” is concerned with more than just the latest iPhone rumors, or which company will win the gaming console wars. I4U is concerned with more than just the latest photo shoot or other celebrity gossip.

The “geek mind” is concerned with life, in all its different forms and facets. The geek mind wants to know about societal and financial issues, both abroad and at home. If a Fortune 500 decides to raise their minimum wage, or any high priority news, the geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants to know the top teams in the National Football League, or who’s likely to win the NBA Finals this coming year. The geek mind wants to know who the hottest new models are, or whether the newest blockbuster movie is worth seeing. The geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants—needs—knowledge.

Read more about The Geek Mind.