Sunday, June 21, 2009

Graduation Ceremony in Second Life

Second Life, a project by Linden Labs, is a virtual world where people can create 'virtual' avatars, and it's becoming a popular platform using which folks create virtual identities and shop, play and even work!

On June 10, 2009, The Byrant & Stratton School hosted the first online graduation ceremony.
Here's the CNN/iReport story.

Fortune 500 Companies

Here's a useful listing of the Fortune Global 500 (2008) Companies.

The top 10 in the 2008 list are:
1. Walmart
2. Exxon Mobil
3. Royal Dutch Shell
4. BP
5. Toyota Motors.
6. Chevron
7. ING Group
8. Total
9. General Motors
10. Conoco Philips

Hmm - it would be interesting to see who comes in at #9 in place of GM, in 2009, and possibly a few others in the entire list.

For the complete list, please visit: Global 500 - Full List

Aerial Ads - A New Approach to Branding

The Flag Corporation is offering Aerial Advertising in India for the first time.

Here's a nice video of what aerial advertising is about, and it's advantages.

(Great background score!)