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'Superstruct' findings could help us prepare for grim future

The Institute for the Future has released the first results based on its award-winning 2008 alternate-reality game, "Superstruct."

By April 22, 2009


Author Jane McGonigal explains why 'reality is broken' (Q&A)

45 Minutes on IM: With her new book, the well-known game designer delves into the question of why life makes people unhappy and how games might well be the answer. She also tells CNET about her new start-up and the game that saved her life.

By January 26, 2011


Epic Fu: Arianna Huffington, Zombie Outbreak, Superstruct

This week, the FU of the Week is served by author and Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington! We check out some zero dollar bills, look at a new alternate-reality game set in the future, and check out Semapedia, which allows you to post links to the Web in the real world! Plus tons more, including the Artist of the Week and a new Campfire discussion!

October 23, 2008


Game players stave off human extinction

Superstruct, a new massively multiplayer "forecasting" game from the Institute for the Future, pits players against five so-called superthreats.

By October 28, 2008


What innovations are most important to world's future?

This author thinks that cost-effective desalination technology could solve the world's water crises. What innovation do you think would best ensure our future?

By November 14, 2008


MMOs to help futurists solve world problems?

The Institute for the Future says it will launch a series of massively multiplayer forecasting games designed to employ the wisdom of the crowds in finding solutions to troubling scenarios.

By September 23, 2008