by Alphaville Herald on 16/10/09 at 12:18 am
Shimmy your way through the metaverse
by Pixeleen Mistral, National Affairs desk
[UPDATED: Ayumi's Jiggletastic video added after the jump]
Open source advocates are pointing to the newest feature of the Emerald Life viewer as proof positive that open source software makes life better for everyone.
The latest version of the Emerald viewer includes the ability for female avatars to jiggle gently – along with what we understand is an interesting built-in animation override that does away with the default Linden chicken walk.
While this might not be exactly what M Linden has in mind for his Immersive Workspaces vision of Second Life, the rank and file players seem more than willing to make the move – as Toxic Menges demonstrates.
For those that prefer a fur, Winston Chandrayaa demonstrates the Emerald jiggle factor