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The gamification of bill paying

BPAY has introduced BPAY Bingo in a bid to entice Australians to pay their bills.

By June 20, 2012

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Education and Dragons: the gamification of schools

How do you keep interest in the classroom these days? For one teacher, it's a mishmash of Dungeons and Dragons, Xbox Live and World of Warcraft.

By April 4, 2012

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'Hashtag,' 'selfie,' and 'tweep' join Merriam-Webster dictionary

Words reflect influence that tech, especially social networking, is having on our culture, says storied dictionary.

By May 20, 2014

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Road Wars app turns safe driving into a game

This free app can help drivers (especially teens) improve their behind-the-wheel skills.

By November 15, 2013

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A look at our gamified, augmented-reality future

In a disturbing vision of what's to come, a short Israeli film imagines the merging of big data, social media, gamification, and AR.

By July 30, 2012

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Sony fined $395K for 2011 PlayStation Network hack

The Information Commissioner's Office in the U.K. has fined Sony Computer Entertainment Europe for the PlayStation Network data breach in April 2011, which the agency says was preventable.

By January 24, 2013

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Coupon apps save time, money

Savvy shoppers are putting their smartphones to good use and downloading apps that can save them money. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the new popularity of coupon apps.

By April 3, 2013

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Apple rejects satire app Joyful Executions

In an expected move from the iOS gatekeepers, iPhone users won't get a chance to play the game which puts a satirical twist on North Korean propaganda due to its "excessively objectionable content."

By August 6, 2013

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Arnie joins Fitocracy

Yes, Arnold Schwarzenegger now has a "verified account" on popular social fitness network Fitocracy, becoming its one millionth member.

By March 26, 2013

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SimCity to teach engineering, economics

SimCity is set to become an education tool with in-game classes to teach students a wide range of subjects on a practical level.

By January 22, 2013