While some parents may view gaming as an affront to their children’s social development, businesses are finding that a combination of social media (Game On: How Gamification is Changing Business http://t.co/qzeMUeTLXr)...
Learn about the gamification of learning and how it can revolutionize employee training and educational processes, in this Designing Digitally, Inc. blog post. (The Gamification of Learning – Just What Is It Exactly?
Adam Green sprinkles his lecture on data visualization with class participation. “Does anyone read sheet music?” he asks before showing a video that re-imagines music notation in a more visual way. “Anyone ever in the military?
Implications of gamification for online education. A talk presented to the Speakers@Coursera series, July 2012. (RT @gregbybee: @kwerb on #gamification of #edu - Start @ 0% & build up; Early feedback; Clear win states!
Yu-kai Chou explains how Farmville uses tricky game mechanics to become Winning & Addicting, and suggestions on how to apply Gamifications to real life. (RT @smaxor: Read how the masters Zynga do engagement and retention.
Gamification -- or the use of game, loyalty and economic concepts to engage consumers and employees -- has its fair share of detractors. But good criticism should be grounded in facts and a shared desire to make the world a better place.