I would love to buy my virtual self a nice refreshing Slurpee. The free-to-play online-game company and the corner store chain also are offering physical prizes like 7-Eleven hats.
Out of 26,982 in-game marriages consummated on the game MapleStory (at $25 each), more than 20,000 end in divorce, according to game site Nexon. The world is now officially in crisis.
Online gaming is a brave new world of economic development. What can be learned from gaming may be applicable to open source as well.
At more and more companies, employees are being encouraged to play video games together as team-building exercises.
Want to build a Web app? Better make sure it's ready for that part of the world.