by: Ilya Vedrashko
Reuters opened an online center that covers news from Second Life with interviews, charts and everything.
Their lead story today is on Congress launching a probe into virtual economies. If you are not familiar with the issue, Julian Dibbell wrote a big article in Legal Affairs last winter: "You probably haven't wondered whether the United States government will someday tax your virtual winnings from games played over the Internet. The real question is, Why hasn't it happened already?"