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Mobile Tech (and Society) on the Verge of Another Giant Leap: Ingress

Pamela Poole | Posted 04.21.2013 | Fifty
Pamela Poole

The game, played on an Android phone, uses augmented reality and GPS data, which enable players to see, on their screens, the invisible portals and other virtual structures and artifacts "overlaid" on our real world.

Getting to the Next Level: Social Gaming and Child Poverty

Wendy Lazarus | Posted 11.27.2012 | Impact
Wendy Lazarus

Over the last five years, social gaming has exploded. VirtuallyGood4Kids encourages game companies to partner with youth-related causes to create virtual goods and or match donations for check-ins on social network platforms

Is Gaming Changing Health Care and Helping You Live a Healthier Life? Part 4

Barbara Ficarra | Posted 06.06.2012 | Healthy Living
Barbara Ficarra

Health care today is all about you. Health care happens before you visit with your doctor, nurse practitioner or other health care provider.

Are Computers Playing Games With Us?

David H. Bailey | Posted 06.02.2012 | Science
David H. Bailey

Games are as old as human society. But as with all other parts of society, games and gaming are being profoundly changed by the computing and communication revolution.

Is Gaming Changing Health Care and Helping You Live a Healthier Life? Part 3

Barbara Ficarra | Posted 05.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Barbara Ficarra

Do you think gaming is changing the landscape in health care? Do you think it can help you live a healthier life?

Is Gaming Changing Health Care and Helping You Live a Healthier Life? Part 2

Barbara Ficarra | Posted 05.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Barbara Ficarra

Do you think gaming is changing the landscape in health care? Do you think it can help you live a healthier life?

Is Gaming Changing Health Care and Helping You Live a Healthier Life? Part 1

Barbara Ficarra | Posted 05.12.2012 | Healthy Living
Barbara Ficarra

Gaming is popular, so can the momentum continue if the games played are with the intent to encourage a healthier lifestyle?