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Can I Get a Hand With This?

Can I Get a Hand With This?

Founder of Second Life Follows Zaarly and TaskRabbit Into the Errand-Outsourcing Market

What up, gurl? 2008 was aweslam.

You guys remember SecondLife, right? The virtual world that was going to revolutionize education, branding, and human interaction? The one whose economy, based on the Linden Dollar, rivaled some tiny European country’s GDP?

Not sure whether anyone’s avatar is still living (or learning) there, but founder Philip Rosedale has moved on, with an eye to IRL.

As AllThingsD reports, his new startup, Coffee & Power, is an online market that lets users buy and sell small tasks. Read More