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Gamification set to stick...

Gamification set to stick... | New Digital Media | Scoop.it
“ The concept of changing people’s behavior by offering rewards isn’t new: think of store loyalty cards or airline points systems. Gamification takes customer engagement to a whole new level, offering...
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Merit Badges: How Salesforce Motivates a Workforce

Merit Badges: How Salesforce Motivates a Workforce | New Digital Media | Scoop.it
“ Here’s a very serious question: Are the tools your company’s employees use to do their job more or less motivating to that end than the apps, games, and social services they use to do something other than their job?

 

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Will the Homes of the Future be Gamified?

Will the Homes of the Future be Gamified? | New Digital Media | Scoop.it

Here we are again, discussing the buzzword of 2011/2012; Gamification. It has rapidly gained acceptance, seeping into the consciousness of the digital media industry and it is now making noise on broadcast TV.

 

There is a new reality TV show on Channel 4 called ‘Home of the Future’ where they ask an average family to experience what it might be like to live in the future, filling their home from top-to-bottom with futuristic technology and gadgets.

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The newsonomics of gamification — and civilization

The newsonomics of gamification — and civilization | New Digital Media | Scoop.it
A California daily tries out badges and points as a way to incentivize good commenting behavior — and, eventually, more.

 

Game dynamics isn’t about time-wasting. Au contraire: it’s about a seductive, powerful drawing-in of human habit. It’s about changing those habits, leading us to do new things (over and over again).

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PlayGen: Gamification Can Bring A 'Gaming Layer' To Everything We Do - Gamasutra

PlayGen: Gamification Can Bring A 'Gaming Layer' To Everything We Do - Gamasutra | New Digital Media | Scoop.it
GamasutraPlayGen: Gamification Can Bring A 'Gaming Layer' To Everything We DoGamasutraPlayGen, a self-described "serious games and gamification development studio," works with the Ministry of Defense and education system in the UK, and while the...

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A Gamification Post Bundle

A Gamification Post Bundle | New Digital Media | Scoop.it

So it’s Friday, the sun has gone and I was struggling for inspiration for a post. Then I remembered some advice I read a while back. If you are stumped for inspiration, dig up some of your old posts and do a topic bundle. So that is where we find ourselves today. I have gathered together some of the musings we have done on Gamification and put them into one post. Enjoy!

 

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Gamification of Health and Wellness – A Next Step for Physical Education

Gamification of Health and Wellness – A Next Step for Physical Education | New Digital Media | Scoop.it

Jane McGonigal, guru of gaming has recently released SuperBetter, a game committed to helping people reach personalized health goals. What is truly unique about this gamification of health and wellness, is is variety of goals. Participants can pick from a variety of goals including regular workouts to injury recovery. The game leverages and builds personal resilience through normal gamification methods, but allows the user to customize the ends and even the means. Participants can utilize power packs of quests or create their own, and even gain allies.

 

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Q&A with gamification expert at IBM Research

Q&A with gamification expert at IBM Research | New Digital Media | Scoop.it
Yaniv Corem joined IBM Research – Haifa in June 2010 after completing his undergraduate work at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, and earning his master’s degree in architecture and computer science from MIT. Aside from his enthusiasm for rock climbing and bouldering, Yaniv is passionate about projects that use the “wisdom of the crowd” to solve difficult problems, complete tasks, gather data, and more.

 

What is gamification?

YC: Gamification is the process of using game thinking and game mechanics in non-game applications to increase engagement. Game thinking can be used to make almost anything fun and encourage people to get involved.

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Gamification Workshop | Amy Jo Kim ...

" Gamification Workshop | Amy Jo Kim ”

 

►Mini Matmian’s comments: Amy Jo Kim is renowned and respected in the Gamification circles (adding Game Mechanics!!) having been part of many keynote...

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Gamification Overview - MeshMarketing 10 - Toronto

Gabe Zichermann's heavily tweeted and reviewed presentation on gamification from the MeshMarketing conference in Toronto, 2010.
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matmi:blog » Blog Archive » Gamify Your Site

matmi:blog » Blog Archive » Gamify Your Site | New Digital Media | Scoop.it
Welcome to the Matmi blog - Specialists in Advergames, Viral Games, Viral Marketing and Award-winning new media solutions...
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