the drax files radio hour [with jo yardley]

broadcasting without permission from an attic somewhere in Berlin [about the metaverse - naturally!]

Tag Archives: education

show #38: nothing but oculus!

sorry folks but we will talk second life and dk2 today & then we move on to oculus connect and crescent bay. that is it. oh wait: no, we also … Continue reading

September 26, 2014 · 7 Comments

show #36: virtual harlem

a fascinating conversation with bryan carter, the mind behind virtual harlem, about identity and ethnicity in virtual reality, about time travel, immersive education and generally about where the train is headed: … Continue reading

September 12, 2014 · 5 Comments

show #27 [rerun]: pamela ain’t buying the hype!

on behalf of myself and jo i apologize: we are aware that everyone is expecting an interview with dr.jacki morie today about past present and future of vr, but things during this summer hiatus … Continue reading

July 11, 2014 · 4 Comments

show #22: anthropology in virtual worlds

welcome to the off-season set of shows [yes we ARE on vacation!]: pre-recorded interviews with fascinating newsmakers from all over the virtual reality map. we are starting this friday with tom boellstorff, professor … Continue reading

June 6, 2014 · 2 Comments

show #18: lindens are people too! [part 3]

you wanted more linden interviews and what are we going to present this week? yes exactly: a conversation with a linden who enjoys quality tv shows like “macgyver”! plus race-car driving … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · 21 Comments

show #16: lindens are people too! [part 1]

what a week: drax travels to santa cruz to meet ebbe altberg & a bunch of lindens in the flesh. meanwhile jo stays at home and blogs about user-retention, virtual world marketing and oculus … Continue reading

April 25, 2014 · 27 Comments

show #15: reconnecting with education

i am sure we can all agree that education in virtual worlds – the immersion into science, art and/or history – is one of the most important “unique affordances” of … Continue reading

April 18, 2014 · 16 Comments
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