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Gaming & Play Mobile Game Rewards Players When They Provide Favors For Neighbors

Favortree using social gaming techniques to encourage sharing among community members.

Technology PSFK Pick's: Top Five Apps Of The Week

A roundup of the latest, most fascinating apps we’ve learned about this past week.

Design Overcome Illness, Lose Weight & Quit Smoking Using A Smartphone

Jane McGonigal's new app helps players overcome health challenges and meet goals through game mechanics.

Technology NY Times Profiles 'Super' Game Creator Jane McGonigal [Headlines]

SuperBetter is designed to help players focus on solving one of their real-life problems.

Innovation How Family And Friends Converge Online To Support Individual Health Goals

Examples of web health platforms that open up the goals of one person to the support of their network to help improve the chances of successful completion.

Work PSFK Picks: Top 10 Health Innovations Of The Week

We bring you the most stimulating and exciting stories from the world of wellness research.

Advertising PSFK At SXSW [Pics]

PSFK held a special event in Austin where speakers like Jane McGonigal discussed important trends manifesting at the SXSW Interactive festival.

Advertising The Gaming-For-Good Trend [Need To Know: SXSWi]

Whether improving health, raising funds or solving problems previously though to be unsolvable, a new breed of gamers are using their skills personal improvement and social good.

Design How Gaming Can Change The World

Research into the nature of games points to reasons why they are equally valuable to the world as reality.