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A Player Type Framework for Gamification Design

<b>A new version of the test is available now, based on research from Austrian Institute of Technology and HCI Games Group, Games Institute, University</b> …

The Art of Gamification, with Kevin Werbach

From Wikipedia: <b>Kevin Werbach</b> is a leading expert on the business, policy, and social implications of emerging Internet and communications …

Life XP: Why Gaming Makes Us Better

<i>In this article, writer Lily Francis expounds on the benefits reaped from playing games and not just educational games.</i><p>Almost all gamers can share a …

Social Selling & Employee Advocacy Software

Changing the Way Business Does Social<p>Best Content Curation Platform<br>Best Social Media Management & Enablement Solution<p>Changing the Way Business Does …

Making psychology work for you in game design

Ubisoft creative director Jason VandenBerghe presents his research in translating human motivation models into game design decisions in this free GDC …

5 Best Practices For Incorporating Games Into Training Courses

<b>5 B</b><b>est Practices For Including Games In Your Online Training</b><p><b>Take a look at these five best practices for including games in your online training:</b><p><b>Go</b> …

The Secret to Effective Motivation

An interview with <b>Heidi Grant Halvorson</b> and <b>E. Tory Higgins</b>, authors of <i>Focus: Use Different Ways of Seeing the World to Power Success and Influence</i>. For more, see the article Do You Play to Win–or to Not Lose?<p>SARAH GREEN: Welcome to the HBR IdeaCast from Harvard Business Review. I’m Sarah Green. I’m …

How Gaming Prepares Us for Success with Failure

<b>Failure in a controlled environment prepares us for the real world</b><p>The Grand Theft Auto Franchise (GTA), notoriously known for promoting aggressive …

Rules of Engagement: How Gamification is Changing the World

A keynote on the amazing potential of gamification that was delivered at the MindTrek 2011 Conference in Tampere, Finland in October 2011.

MOOC Dropout: Kevin Werback Says Coursera For The Win

Focused

<b>Understanding Gamification’s Capabilities is Key</b><p>While there are many benefits to gamification and many businesses are using this practice to make …

50 Design Problems In 50 Days: Real Empathy For Innovation (Part 1)

The adventure taught me an unbelievable amount about design’s power to solve problems and about my own capacities as a designer. Importantly, it …

iOS 7 video shows off concept designs of Apple’s next mobile OS | Trusted Reviews

<b>A new iOS 7 concept video has been unveiled, with the potential of Apple’s upcoming mobile operating system refresh shown off.</b><p>Highlighting a number …

Are Brain Waves the Next Step for The Quantified Self? - GCo

<b>Melon’s Funded Kickstarter Is Betting Yes</b><p>Activity trackers have become very popular among fitness enthusiasts, quantified-selfers, and gadget fans …

Gamification in the Classroom: The Journey Continues

If you went up to the average student and asked them if they wished school was more like a video game you would almost certainly get a passionate …

Warner Archive Instant- a huge leap backwards for online video?

It's hard to see how Warner Archive Instant will find success when its most exciting offerings are black and white reruns of <i>The Adventures of …

Agencies should know the 4 types of gamers

Government agencies looking to take advantage of the benefits of gamification will quickly find themselves in the same boat as any game developer. If …

Gamify Your Life

Make almost everything more fun—and be more successful—by jacking up the competition quotient<p>Even if you’ve never heard the term “gamification” before, you’ve probably experienced it, especially if you own a smartphone. Plenty of companies—Foursquare, Facebook, Fitocracy—use gamification to …

How Gamification Is Changing The Way We Interact With Mobile Applications

Introducing ReadSocial App: A Revolutionary Way to Read

<b>ReadSocial App Makes Reading Social!</b><p>In conjunction with the release of Gabe Zichermann and Joselin Linder’s newest book, <i>The Gamification Revolution</i>, …

Gamification Boosts Content Discovery by 68% with Gigya's Social Strategies

<b>Gigya is all-in on Social Gamification</b><p>Gigya has recently released a new infographic that shares some statistics about their gamification …

Messification: Why Games Should Be Designed to Be Games First

In 2009, interest in the capacity of games to solve real-world problems spontaneously began to erupt within general culture. This was an idea that a …