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How Geek Culture is saving the world. Can geeky, nerdy, and techy things help heal the world? Absolutely. | For the Geek Therapy Podcast and more, visit http://www.geektherapy.com.
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Cosplay is a healthy art - Malaysia Hobbycon 2013

Cosplay is a healthy art - Malaysia Hobbycon 2013 | Geek Therapy | Scoop.it

Malaysian Resource Development and Information Technology Minister Datuk Siringan Gubat said "Cosplay is a healthy art, a healthy performance art, in fact."

Josué Cardona's insight:

This article shows local government officials embracing Geek Culture in Malaysia.

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Infographic: How Gaming is Affecting Our Culture and Health

Infographic: How Gaming is Affecting Our Culture and Health | Geek Therapy | Scoop.it

The current state of the United States gaming industry might surprise you. Your little brother isn't the only one playing, and parents might actually approve. With 58 percent of Americans playing video games, the types of players and the potential benefits they're reaping span far and wide.

 
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Antonia Gozzi's comment, August 25, 2013 1:57 PM
A very nice infographic! I thought I was the only girl who like to play games :)

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Jess Gronholm's curator insight, August 28, 2013 2:30 PM

After spending time with my family this past week, which includes 5 boys and 2 girls under the age of 10 - I realized just how addicting video games have become. They each had their own iPad or iPhone to play games on - which meant they were all playing seperately rather than together. It made the whole family experience feel a bit disjointed...

Maxx Johnson's curator insight, September 18, 2013 12:05 AM

Social networking and games can hurt and weaken the bonds and face to face communications of people.