Virtual World

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A computer-based interactive 3D simulation, in which users take the form of avatars visible to others graphically
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Merck also sees the future potential in pairing SharePoint with a 3-D virtual world like ProtoSphere to take the company beyond online meetings and events to accelerate decision making around all phases of their product lifecycle," says Burns.
ProtonMedia is the developer of ProtoSphere, the #1 virtual environment platform used in life sciences, and the most advanced 3-D virtual world for enterprise collaboration, meetings, and learning.
The blog goes beyond theories of how 3-D virtual worlds can benefit the enterprise, and gets to the metrics and results organizations are experiencing from their implementations.
Worlds' ability to create shared 3-D virtual worlds that run on today's technology has been described as "astonishingly cool" by the NY Times, "the hottest innovation the Internet will see this year" by the Dallas Morning News, and "the next step in the evolution of online communication" by the Wall Street Journal.