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SHOOT Online (press release)

JoRoan Lazaro Becomes Executive Creative Director At BBH NY
SHOOT Online (press release)
... capabilities, IBM Watson and Cognitive. He has also held senior creative director positions at agencies including R/GA and The Barbarian Group where he helmed creative work for Samsung, as well as The Martin Agency and Crispin Porter + Bogusky ...


AgencySpy

Havas, Barbarian Vet JoRoan Lazaro Heads to BBH New York as ECD
AgencySpy
He later left Barbarian to spend nearly two years at Havas, where he led the digital portion of the IBM account. The new CD, who started late last year, now reports directly to BBH New York Gerard Caputo, who was promoted to succeed Ari Weiss (now with ...


AdAge.com

JoRoan Lazaro Credit: BBH NY
AdAge.com
... where he led digital creative work for IBM, including marketing for the company's AI and Machine Learning capabilities, IBM Watson and Cognitive. He has also held senior creative director positions at agencies including R/GA and The Barbarian Group ...


Singularity Hub

New Virtual World Sansar Is Ready to Pick Up Where Second Life Left Off
Singularity Hub
Following the article's publication, Second Life's popularity exploded. The platform represented all that our future lives inside virtual worlds could be. Users were able import virtual items, buy and sell virtual goods, design and personalize avatars ...


Wired.co.uk

This earpiece can translate foreign languages in seconds - Wired UK
Wired.co.uk
An artificial-intelligence powered earpiece that can translate spoken conversations has gone on sale for $179 (140). Developed by Australian startup Lingmo International, the Translate One2One uses IBM Watson's natural language understanding ...

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IEEE Spectrum

Beyond Second Life: Philip Rosedale's Gutsy Plan for a New Virtual-Reality Empire
IEEE Spectrum
In 2003, his company, Linden Lab, launched Second Life as the Net's first free-form virtual reality community. People could create their own avatars and online homes. Fueled by media buzz, Second Life attracted individuals, corporations, and ...


MIT Technology Review (blog)

A Second Life for Big Business
MIT Technology Review (blog)
The residents of Second Life have given Linden Lab, the developers of the Second Life online community, mixed reviews regarding the corporate involvement, according to Linden Labs' marketing director, Glenn Fisher. Fisher says that the corporations are ...


Business Insider

This company was 13 years early to virtual reality ? and it's getting ready to try again
Business Insider
Even IBM has been known to host virtual offsite meetings there. The challenge for Linden Lab now is to take all of that and make it something accessible. Which is why it needs a new, proper successor to Second Life. Right now, Linden Lab has a demo of ...

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The Texas Observer

'Bathroom Bills' Get Second Life in Special Session
The Texas Observer
As the Texas Tribune reports, on Monday IBM sent more than 20 of the company's top executives to Texas to lobby against any bathroom bill. Meanwhile, LGBT rights groups vow to continue swarming the Capitol throughout the special session. They're angry ...

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Motherboard

Why Is 'Second Life' Still a Thing?
Motherboard
The short answer is that there's nothing else quite like it. Second Life was never just one of these things. It was a unique combination of all of the above?plus some weird sex stuff?that no other company has managed to displace. Even Second Life's ...

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