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The Power and Benefit of Using Virtual Worlds for Real-world Collaboration, Learning, Productivity, and Innovation

Source: Forterra Systems, Inc.
Web 2.0 technologies are gaining greater acceptance in the workplace, as they promote intra- and inter-organizational collaboration and productivity. The marriage of these technologies with three-dimensional (3-D) virtual world technology will bring even greater opportunities. Find out how these technologies have potential not just for collaboration and productivity, but also for learning and innovation.


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