Tag Archive: video games

Jul 12

How Virtual Reality Games Can Impact Society, Encourage Prosperity | PBS NewsHour | July 11, 2013

How Virtual Reality Games Can Impact Society, Encourage Prosperity Video games give players super powers and transport them to new worlds. How might this technology be used to transform society and your financial prospects?   Barbara Truman‘s insight: How can these environments be used for cross generational learning where everyone wins? Who will lead in …

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Jul 10

From ‘World of Warcraft’ to Weight Loss: How Virtual Reality Can Change Behavior | TIME.com

From World of Warcraft to Weight Loss: How Virtual Reality Can Change Behavior Most studies involving video games and avatars have been connected with weight gain, but seeing our virtual selves could also melt pounds away — if the avatar adopts the right healthy habits.   Barbara Truman‘s insight: More evidence that everyone who wants …

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