Linden Lab has announced restrictions on adult content within Second Life.
Content defined as adult will be quarantined in a separate area in Second Life, away from the mainland continent areas many users frequent. Adult content will be removed from Second Life search, and users will need to be age verified to access the new
What counts as adult content though hasn't yet been decided, and Linden Lab will consult with the community over the next 6 weeks.
The move may have serious consequences for the Second Life economy. Love it or hate it, adult content is a big part of the Second Life experience, and is a major player in the inworld market. The current setup is for an adult main grid with a separate
area for youngsters. Now the main area will be for all users with a fenced off area for adults.
Perhaps the porn free main grid is easier to market, although how many new people would join a porn free Second Life is the open question.