CmdrTaco from the get-a-first-life dept.
no.good.at.coding writes "Google has launched a Windows-only, in-browser (you need to install a client first, though) 3D avatar world — Lively — that you can embed in websites and use to interact with other people. It's not as expansive as Second Life yet, but expect things to get better."
When you need to knock on wood is when you realize
that the world is composed of vinyl, naugahyde and aluminum.