About Philip


In 1995, Philip Rosedale created an innovative Internet video conferencing product (called "FreeVue"), which was later acquired by RealNetworks where (in 1996) he went on to become Vice President and CTO. In 1999, Rosedale founded Linden Lab and built a virtual civilization called Second Life, fulfilling his lifelong dream of creating an open-ended, Internet-connected virtual world. In November, 2011, Rosedale released Coffee & Power, a site that Rosedale calls a "meta-company," that enables people to connect for small jobs and services using a free-market system and distributed work principles.

TED Conferences

TED2013, TED2012