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Gamification for Interactive Learning
Gamification allows you to present educational content to learners in a way that's engaging, visually compelling, and personalized. In this course, Karl Kapp explores the various types of gamification, and shows how to use gamification and interactive learning to develop effective learning experiences.
Dec 23 5:40AM

Building Elearning Games in Captivate
The idea of "gamification" in elearning is exciting, but how do you implement gamification principles into actual courses? Adobe Captivate can help you implement game-like features that can make the learning experience feel like a real adventure. Here Anastasia introduces gamification principles such as escape, time limits, and the element of chance, and shows how to build activities using each principle in Adobe Captivate.
Dec 23 5:40AM

Crowdfunded developer of space sim Star Citizen takes on $46M in funding at nearly $500M valuation
396 ptsThe story of the game Star Citizen and Cloud Imperium, the company developing it, is almost too ludicrous to believe: a crowdfunding effort to create a space sim of unparalleled size and realism, raising hundreds of millions, with backers paying thousands for ships and gear in a game that's years Continue reading Crowdfunded developer of space sim Star Citizen takes on $46M in funding at nearly $500M valuation at TechCrunch Read Article Crowdfunded developer of space sim Star Citizen takes on $46M in funding at nearly $500M valuation TechCrunch 393How apps like Fitbit, Waze, and Duolingo use gamification in their design The Next Web 244An Apple event, but with Bad Lip Reading TechCrunch 218NASA lab confirms DNA sugar can be made in space, adding evidence that 'life' could be all over the universe Teslarati 168Facebook suspended five accounts for spreading misleading information during an Alabama election, including a lead social media researcher who helped the government discover fake news Business Insider 164The world's most popular video game chat app is now worth more than $2 billion, as it gears up to take on the makers of 'Fortnite' Business Insider Tesla's SolarCity lost ground to Sunrun in 2018 Ars Technica 143YouTuber Admits Aspects of Viral HomePod Glitter Bomb Video Were Faked Slashdot 136The Rodecaster Pro is a perfect centerpiece to a home podcasting studio TechCrunch 127Microsoft is using dark patterns to pressure Outlook.com users into using the Outlook mobile apps MSPoweruser 125 Tech News Tube is a real time news feed of the latest technology news headlines.
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