Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification
56.6K views | +3 today
Follow
Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

EDUCATION EDITION - #Minecraft Education Edition

EDUCATION EDITION - #Minecraft Education Edition | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
At its core, Minecraft is an open world that promotes creativity, collaboration, and problem solving.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

Game Based Learning Has Practical Applications for Nontraditional Students

Game Based Learning Has Practical Applications for Nontraditional Students | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Can game-based learning help nontraditional students improve outcomes? That’s the central question behind a report released today by Muzzy Lane Software, a Newbury, Mass.-based game development platform.Game-based experiences like role-playing scenarios and puzzles can let students test competenc
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

Is the Educational Games Industry Falling Into the Same Trap It Did 20 Years Ago?

Is the Educational Games Industry Falling Into the Same Trap It Did 20 Years Ago? | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Carmen Sandiego has reappeared.Last November, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt released “Carmen Sandiego Returns,” the first iPad and iPhone version of the classic game in which players use their geography knowledge to track Carmen and her goons across the world. Her re-emergence coincides with a resurgenc
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

Game Genre Map: The Cognitive Threshold in Strategy Games

Game Genre Map: The Cognitive Threshold in Strategy Games | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Using data from over 140,000 gamers worldwide, we map out games in the Strategy genre to reveal the cognitive threshold between Strategy and Excitement.
more...
Laborious Cretin's comment, February 12, 8:45 AM
Study suggests playing video games improves real-world navigation skills http://www.dailydot.com/geek/video-games-navigation-study/?tw=dd Action game players make more correct decisions per unit time. http://www.gizmag.com/video-games-increase-decision-making-abilities/16397/ What types of video games improve brain function? http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/10/151001093837.htm Playlist (9 talks): Talks on how games can improve your life https://www.ted.com/playlists/274/talks_on_how_games_can_improve
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

Reality Editor - Connect and manipulate the functionality of physical objects

Reality Editor - Connect and manipulate the functionality of physical objects | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
A new kind of tool for empowering you to connect and manipulate the functionality of physical objects.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

Marvel Comic - comics, games and more

Marvel Comic - comics, games and more | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Marvel.com is the source for Marvel comics, digital comics, comic strips, and more featuring Iron Man, Spider-Man, Hulk, X-Men and all your favorite superheroes.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

Gamification Mechanic Monday: Joker

Gamification Mechanic Monday: Joker | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Playing a joker in a card game can also be used as a gamification mechanic in business to skip a round, find someone to represent you instead
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

Artificial Intelligence: Gods, egos and Ex Machina

Artificial Intelligence: Gods, egos and Ex Machina | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Even with its flaws, last year’s Ex Machina perfectly captured the curious relationship between artificial intelligence, God and ego. A tiny change in its closing moments would have given it an intriguing new dimension.
more...
Paula R. Mollá's curator insight, February 17, 9:55 AM

About science fiction

Chris Carter's comment, May 9, 3:28 AM
Two of my Morality & Ethics students chose as their research topic the question of rights for AI. We are loving the research, which questions what it means to be human, and the origins of rights. Profound learning going on here!
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

The Reality Of Virtual Reality: What Are Its Practical Implications For eLearning?

The Reality Of Virtual Reality: What Are Its Practical Implications For eLearning? | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Want to know about the practical implications of Virtual Reality for eLearning? Check the practical implications of Virtual Reality for eLearning. 
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

Amazon Releases Its Own Game Engine For Free

Amazon Releases Its Own Game Engine For Free | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Amazon’s releasing their very own game engine. Lumberyard, as they call it, is based on Crytek’s famous CryEngine, and can be used to develop games for both PC and consoles. It’s also free to download, and comes with “no seat fees, subscription fees, or requirements to share revenue.”
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

ITyStudio - Simulation Games

ITyStudio - Simulation Games | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
WHAT FOR?
BEHAVIOURAL
SIMULATIONS Simulate the most diverse situations (in management, sales force, communications, etc.) using ITyStudio and its library of characters and varied settings Use avatars and choose their movements and attitudes from a variety of available
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

eLearning Games Archives - eLearning Industry

eLearning Games Archives - eLearning Industry | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
more...
Laborious Cretin's comment, January 13, 9:00 AM
DEF CON 23 - Amit Ashbel & Maty Siman - Game of Hacks: Play, Hack & Track - 101 Track https://youtu.be/6wiBl3lohu4
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

Your Top Three Gamification LMSs for 2016

Your Top Three Gamification LMSs for 2016 | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Find out who lands in the top three gamification LMSs in 2016.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

A literature review of gamification design frameworks

This paper presents a review of the literature on gamification design frameworks. Gamification, understood as the use of game design elements in other contexts…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

TeacherGaming LLC

TeacherGaming LLC | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
TeacherGaming LLC - Keep Learning Fun! Creators of MinecraftEdu and KerbalEdu.
more...
David W. Deeds's curator insight, December 10, 2015 6:50 PM

Thanks to Ana Cristina Pratas.

Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

QuizWitz

QuizWitz | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
QuizWitz is the world’s first party game that turns your smart device into a controller and lets you join a global community of quiz creators!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Cristina Pratas
Scoop.it!

5 E-Learning Gamification Visual Design Tips

5 E-Learning Gamification Visual Design Tips | Digital Delights - Avatars, Virtual Worlds, Gamification | Scoop.it
Create a positive, engaging learning experience with these 5 e-learning gamification visual design tips. Enhance your content. Make e-learning fun!
more...
No comment yet.