At the Scottish Instuitute for Enterprise, a United Kingdom based startup called Swipii (@Swipiicard) won “The Best New Venture for 2014″ award. Swipii offers a customer loyalty program for independent small and medium sized businesses. Swipii was created by Chitresh Sharma and Louis Schena. They are both international marketing graduates from Strthcylde University and received £10,000 prive to help them with Swipii. The [...]
Gamify Your Scrum Training and Build Team Synergy Agile is all about team alignment, mindset sharing and streamlined, self-assessed work to bring about the best value possible to all stakeholders. This methodology is found in all kinds of Agile development, especially in the Scrum form. There are conventional teacher-centered processes to learn Scrum, but there [...]
On the second day of GSummit, we sat down with Jerry Filipiak, CEO of Comarch Inc. He detailed the importance of real-time engagement, shared the results of projects with JetBlue and also gave some insight on how the integration of Internet of Things (IoT) technology will benefit businesses in the future. Filipiak informed us that [...]
Another talk, another idea. Having just done a really fun talk for KMUK, a new analogy came to mind to illustrate using simple user experience to change behaviours. One of the things we are trying to do to save the … Continue reading →
This article presents the case for the use of game-based learning in e-learning environments. The post considers the elements of games that make them engaging and successful learning tools. Read more to find out why you’re missing out by not using games for training and development.
Getting More People in Mazda Driver Seats To launch the 2014 Mazda3, Mazda Canada and their agency, JWT partnered with Cineplex Odeon theaters and Timeplay to create the world’s first dual screen in-cinema driving game that leveraged the mobile accelerometer. Their social driving game turned every phone into a wheel, and every seat in the [...]
32 million people watched the Season 3 World Championships for the video game League of Legends this year. 8.5 million of those people watched at the same time. To put that in perspective, 13 million people watch a typical NFL game on Sunday. Last years’ World Series drew 18 million viewers. 8.5 million viewers at …
Video games used to be more…well…special. Less widespread, less mundane. If you were a kid in the 70′s, chances are that maybe one or two of your friends had video game consoles in their homes. Ditto for at least the beginning of the 80s. When I was growing up, getting to play video games was …