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Gaming Enters the Workplace. . . . As a Productivity Tool

Gaming Enters the Workplace. . . . As a Productivity Tool

Gaming is coming to a workplace near you.  And, based upon its description in a recent New York Times piece, it may be an important boost for productivity, while not all that much fun: BetterWorks makes office software that blends aspects of social media, fitness tracking and video games into a system meant to keep […]

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Getting Kids to Care About Their Communities through Gaming

Getting Kids to Care About Their Communities through Gaming

We’ve posted before about the rise of gaming in every aspect of life.  Here’s a new twist:  The Atlantic Cities blog reports that the inventors of the game Minecraft (a “world-building” game) have created a version that lets kids in Stockholm develop ideas for the redesign of neighborhoods: Minecraft is what’s known as a “sandbox” […]

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