UPDATED: Decentraland Attracts Over 10,000 New Users Since Its Public Launch

Since its public launch on February 20th, 2020, Decentraland has attracted over 10,000 new users, according to statistics shared with me by the company. (Here, “users” are defined as people who visit more than one location in Decentraland.) The treasure chest hunt has been extended until midnight Eastern Standard Time tomorrow, Tuesday February 25th, 2020. … Continue reading UPDATED: Decentraland Attracts Over 10,000 New Users Since Its Public Launch

A Step-by-Step Guide on How to Get Started in Decentraland (and Some Caveats for New Users)

So today, February 20th, 2020 was the day that Decentraland (DCL for short) opened the doors to the general public to its blockchain-based virtual world, and I wanted to provide some step-by-step instructions on how to get started, as well as talk about a few issues that I encountered, and give you my overall impressions.  … Continue reading A Step-by-Step Guide on How to Get Started in Decentraland (and Some Caveats for New Users)

Decentraland and Somnium Space Launch Day is Today: So Far, An Exercise in Frustration

I am still on vacation from work, and I slept in super late this morning, dragging myself out of bed at 11:30 a.m. (hey! I am on. holidays.)… While I was asleep, two major events happened on two different blockchain-based social VR/virtual world platforms: Decentraland launched its official opening to the general public; and Somnium … Continue reading Decentraland and Somnium Space Launch Day is Today: So Far, An Exercise in Frustration

Decentraland Will Open to the General Public on February 20th, 2020

Those of you who have been waiting on the sidelines while Decentraland develops will not have to wait much longer to pay a visit. In a blogpost on their official blog, the developers have announced: On 20.02.2020, our dream of creating a unique, fully decentralized shared virtual world becomes a reality. Decentraland, the first ever blockchain-based … Continue reading Decentraland Will Open to the General Public on February 20th, 2020