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Gamification On! From Winston Smith winning bonus points to Mario (Big) Brothers to…?

Mark Carrigan is a cool sociologist looking at various things like asexuality, technology and so on.  Here’s from his latest – “+1 for Efficient Labour: Gamification, Capitalism and Intellectual Responsibility“; Earlier this week, it was reported in a number of outlets … Continue reading

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The game’s the game?!?

Darwin Award time? A CHINESE man died after internet gaming for three days straight, the Beijing Times reported today. The unnamed man, in his thirties, had not slept, had hardly eaten and had barely moved from his computer when he … Continue reading

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