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Game Mechanics

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Just read a great post from a colleague of mine and the lead developer behind Plurk – a super cool microblogging platform that is currently the biggest social network in asia (minus china where it has been great firewalled … alas that is a story for another day).

Back to the post … it featured the following video by game designer Amy Jo Kim speaking to a group from Google.

The video made me think of a couple things. (1) How can I add game mechanics to my work or future work. (2) Getting speakers like this is another reason Google just keeps on raising the bar with new and innovative technologies … Kudos to their HR dept.

Finally, I really want to find a version of Jane McGonigal’s TED talk. Please let me know if anyone knows where to find it.


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February 27, 2010 at 9:06 pm

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  1. I don’t believe the TED talk is released yet but a teaser is here http://www.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2010/02/15/jane.mcgonigal.ted2010.cnn.html


    February 27, 2010 at 9:15 pm

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