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However, although they expected people to lie more about their gender on sites with more anonymity and invisibility (like anonymous chat rooms and sexual websites), they expected equal rates of lies about appearance across all four websites, even on sites where users provide pictures and have shared acquaintances.
Moreover, perceptions of others’ lying behavior on the venue were more significant predictors of own lying behavior than any of the personal characteristics we measured (i.e., Machiavellianism, psychopathy, extraversion, or internet addiction).
We allow users to do anything they could do in real life with their bodies," Utherverse's CEO and founder Brian Shuster told IBTimes UK."We decided that in the virtual world, everything should be as consequence-free as possible, so we programmed a button in that you could press to get rid of the hangover from smoking pot, when you're tired of the effect."Shuster is well known on the web as the "Prince of Pop-Ups" – he helped to monetise the internet in the 1990s by inventing banner and pop-up ads.
There is a copious amount of sexually explicit content on Utherverse, and the first world launched in 2004 was Red Light Center, a virtual replica of Amsterdam's red light district."In the beginning, adult content was wildly successful on the net and that was how so many people moved onto the internet," Shuster says."We weren't shy about focusing on the adult content when Utherverse began, as it helped to bring people onto the virtual world.
To start, you log on and set up a profile, just like you would on a social network.
Once online, you are free to do what you want, without the constraints of everyday life.
In terms of types of lie, most (55–90%) believed that others were at least lying about their age, gender, activities, interests, and appearance across the four online venues.
Ninety percent expected others to lie at least sometimes about their appearance (most expected lie type) and 55% expected others to lie at least sometimes about their gender (least expected lie type).
So, what happens over two years to bring out the flavour? Where I live, I use five different bins and the collections are fortnightly.
Unlike many people I observe, I squash things like aluminium cans and plastic milk bottles.
One third of the Utherverse's 50 million visitors are in Europe, and 50% are in North America.