The Institute for the Future has released the first results based on its award-winning 2008 alternate-reality game, "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!
Superstruct, a new massively multiplayer "forecasting" game from the Institute for the Future, pits players against five so-called superthreats.
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.
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.
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?