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Cyberserenity

Just love VR. Another thing to try out.

Masami Kuramoto

High Fidelity's key advantages:

- It's open source, i.e. it will never be shut down/turned off (unlike Blue Mars and eventually SL).
- It's multi-platform (Windows, Linux, Mac).
- Its potential scale is unlimited because people like you and me can host domain servers. In fact there's one included in the client download: the "sandbox". Just launch it, load some content, pass the URL on to your friends, have them come over.
- It fully supports VR gear but does not require any. High Fidelity is on Steam too ( http://store.steampowered.com/app/390540/ ), but unlike Valve's platform it is accessible to all of Steam's 125 million users right now.

Frankly, the race of VR metaverse platforms is basically over. Rosedale comes in first, again.

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