However, Linden Lab is in formal meetings with the Emerald Development team, in order to:-
– enhance communication channels to resolve issues
– bounce ideas
– work together to enhance your immersion experience
– share ideas and implementation strategies
A random selection of various Emerald Viewer developers, vigorously discussing the pros and cons of Very Important Things
As our virtual world develops, it is exciting to see different viewers created by many talented people. I encourage people to try the different viewers available. Some available are Kirstens viewer, Imprudence, Cool Viewer, and of course Emerald.
You can research 3rd party viewers yourself here
You can take a trip to Emerald Point to download Emerald Viewer yourself in world.
From Modular Systems:-
“Over the course of the last year or so, more and more people have chosen to use the Emerald Viewer; so many in fact, that it is now the most used third party viewer in Second Life. As a result, it is undeniable that even the most incidental of changes in Emerald, when multiplied by the sheer amount of users, can cause drastic effects on the grid. We thus felt it was necessary to work more closely with Linden Lab to prevent any serious issues from occurring.”
Read more here