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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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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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Google tests game-mechanics strategies with Recyclebank

Its Google Analytics product will be testing a new beta in partnership with eco-rewards company Recyclebank, as a means of testing the limits and promises of "gamification."

By April 6, 2011

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Ep. 74: Chaotic neutral

This week, our Crave team talks about treats for tweets, geeky furniture, intelligent bullets, and a way to strap your phone to your face. In Geek News, we have a new Avengers trailer, a discussion on good and evil, and the gamification of our lives.

By January 31, 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

Editors' Take

Oaxis Star.21

Yet another entrant in the ever-growing fitness band ecosystem, the Star.21 from Oaxis has a few points of difference from the rest of the crowd.

August 21, 2014

MSRP: $95.00

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New tool for grading Iowa kids in gym class? Heart rate monitors

No more slacking in PE -- at least not in the schools in Dubuque, Iowa. Starting this year, the district will require students to wear the devices.

By August 18, 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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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