Online dating for middle schoolers is pretty primitive. " Kids pair off by asking "say 123 if u want me" and break up just as abruptly — like, five minutes later — by dropping a quick "brb" and then disappearing to another server."First, you find a good looking one," one user explained in a You Tube video entitled "How to get a girlfriend on Fantage." "Then you ask her to be ur girlfriend. Boyfriends and girlfriends can do little besides chat, go to the virtual pizza parlor, play games against each other, and send heart emoticons back and forth.Virtual worlds like Fantage are fun, innocent, bright-colored versions of the massively-multiplayer online games that teenagers and adults play.They also unintentionally function as online dating sites for the elementary and middle school set.Real stuffed animals and virtual worlds are colliding in Japan, thanks to Jewelpet.Much like the Webkinz toys that are currently eating up parents' dollars in North America, Jewelpet blends real stuffed toys with a virtual pet game.They say that money can't buy you happiness but a ton of Kinz Cash will definitely buy you some pretty cool things. Adopt Another Webkinz Everytime you adopt a Webkinz, you'll get 00. Here are some tips and tricks on how to Earn More Kinz Cash.
"Going to the prom is about seven years away," she wrote in a widely-circulated essay about the online dating life of tweens last week.
web servers behind the scenes to load game content (Flash SWFs, images, sounds, etc.) and to communicate with the servers that implement the game logic such as remembering what kind of pet you have, its name, inventory, etc.
Furthermore, large sites like that often use Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) to optimize bandwidth and scale to many concurrent users, so many host names or IP addresses are typically involved in the whitelist setup, even though in any given session your browser might only use one of those addresses.
The toys are similar to many other small plush toys; however, each Webkinz toy has an attached tag with a unique "Secret Code" printed on it that allows you to play with your pet in the "Webkinz World" website.
On Webkinz World, the Secret Code allows the user to own a virtual version of the pet for online play.