Month: September 2010

American Business Embraces ‘Gamification’

Gaming is big business — and vice versa: Play to win: The game-based economy Companies are realizing that “gamification” —
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Caspian Learning Launches Simulation-Focused Web Deployment Tool

Caspian Learning is now offering development tools for web-based simulations, including first-person over-the-shoulder view in 3D worlds: Simulations and serious
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Burlington, Vermont: Art Hop 2010

If you’re in the Burlington, Vermont area, check out Art Hop 2010: A creative mix of art will showcase the
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Warren Spector on Games as Art, Epic Mickey

“Games are an art form. I proudly wear my scarlet letter — A for art!” — Warren Spector, keynote speaker
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The Exterminator’s Want-Ad

The Exterminator’s Want-Ad is a wickedly clever short story by Bruce Sterling (one of my favorite writers) about a dystopian
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