Video games can be played across distances with new and old friends, as a family and for learning.
Forced to stay inside, here are some games suggestions for connecting with new people, old friends and older members of your family.
We live in the time of the 'quantified self'. This means we're constantly under pressure to use technology to 'optimise' ourselves, and may be why many people view gaming as a 'waste of time'.
Nintendo Ring Fit Adventure.
With the coronavirus forcing people to stay at home, new ways are needed to keep fit.
Just like the memorials after a shooting, some myths are bound to appear.
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Mentally ill, white supremacist video game-playing men are pushing rates of mass homicide ever higher in the US? The real data is more nuanced than common misperceptions suggest.
The research doesn’t say what some lawmakers suggest every time there’s a mass shooting.
On the whole, results from psychology research studies don't support a direct connection between playing violent video games and aggressive behavior.
Notre-Dame de Paris in all its digital splendour – virtual reality and immersive mediation.
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After the tragic fire at Notre-Dame de Paris, planning for an ambitious reconstruction is already underway – and the latest digital technologies will be at the forefront.
In Minecraft and other games, players are highly receptive to learning embedded in the game scenario.
The supervised, structured and balanced use of Minecraft could allow students to fully benefit from the potential of this game to build skills and increase motivation.
The game is set during a zombie apocalypse and allows players to control a character described as a "menacing serial killer rapist".