New Sims w/e 8th June 2008 – Little Willy gets it’s name

The biggest news this week is the new continent I posted about earlier . 126 regions are now accessible and around 12 have already been sold at auction . To my knowledge LL haven’t released any offical name for the continent but I’ve decided to call it Little Willy , 🙂 … on account of how the map is developing and my slightly childish sense of humour .
little willy continent
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New Continent grows

Another 54 regions were added today to the new continent – as with yesterdays, most have been reserved for auction Continue reading →

New Mainland continent appears overnight

A new Mainland Continent appeared over night, 72 regions have been named and are now visible – Most of the sims have been marked as candidates for auction.

It can be found just North of the Corsica Continent, directly the east of the Academic Sim zone
(Thanks to Modesta Heying for drawing my attention to this here my surveying picked up the new sims but I wouldn’t have spotted the new area I wrote my weekly summary) Continue reading →

New Sims w/e 1st June 2008

New Sims this week are down from the peak two weeks ago when at 677.
These include another 7 SL 5th Birthday sims (SL5B Copy
SL5B Edit, SL5B Linked, SL5B Move, SL5B Render, SL5B Rotate & SL5B Stretch) as well as a few academic sims (Central Texas College,University of Newcastle, UCSA and Bowling Green state adding another 3 sims to their existing region) Continue reading →

New Sims w/e 25th May 2008

804 new sims this week 54 of them Mainland Gaeta Sims, bringing the SL main Grid up to 22051 regions ( 17362 private estates) Continue reading →

New Sims w/e 18th May 2008

A slight slow down on last weeks record estate growth but still high with 884 new sims . A new set of 9 Linden Lab regions came online (not publically accessible yet) – The following 8 sims SL5B Flexi, SL5B Hippos, SL5B Phantom, SL5B Physical, SL5B Prim, SL5B Rezzed, SL5B Ruthed, SL5B Sculpty surrounding the regions called Second Life Birthday – I’d guess they are set up for SL’s birthday celebrations . I’m starting the rumour that SL5B Laggy, SL5B Assest failure and SL5B Support lines down are soon to join this group . Continue reading →

New Sims w/e 11th May 2008 – First full week of Land Store

A very busy week – certainly the busiest since I’ve been reporting – mainly due to the Land Store coming back on line

1169 new sims brought the total number of main grid regions to over 20,000 – the total being 20477, 15861 of which are private estate regions. Continue reading →

15000 Estates online

15000 Estates online
LL now have over 15,000 Private Estates online on the Main Grid

There are 15032 Estates regions and a further 4595 Mainland regions currently accessible on the Main Grid – The 15000 figure was passed yesterday as they brought online a net 424 estates.

New Sims w/e 4th May 2008 – Launch of New Land Store

A very busy week for Linden Lab, bringing on 551 new sims , nearly double the normal rate.
Amongst the new sims are 76 Gaeta mainland sims and a new Linden Lab Meeting area of 4 sims
This is the first week of the new Land Store which now offers almost instantaneous delivery of regions. Though it was functioning only for a couple of days
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New Sims w/e 27th April 2008

A lot of activity this week ,Microsoft brought on 3 sims for yesterdays Launch of SQLServer 2008, Server 2008 & Visual Studio 2008
Microsoft launch regions
But Dutch Bank ABN Amro cut back from 15 sims to 12.

Also this week 73 of the Gaeta Sims were named (30 up for auction). Continue reading →