Posts Categorized: Gamification & Gaming

Cryptocurrency piggy-bank designed for children

A new startup is reinventing the piggy-bank with a cryptocurrency designed to help teach children the value of money

Online gamers control trash collecting water robot

To help clean Chicago’s river, a charity created a remote-controlled trash-collecting robot that players online can access and direct.

New STEAM toy aims to help children to create music

A new toy provides children with an intuitive way to learn music through experimentation.

Game app promotes São Paulo museum

A new app helps promote the connection between train and subway services and the São Paulo art museum.

Electronic blocks teach kids to program through play

Lego-compatible, six-sided blocks makes creating interactive toys, games and instruments easy and fun and does not require access to a screen.

VR headset program helps prevent motion sickness

The add-on device can be built into any VR headset to help the one third of people who suffer with motion sickness.

Hospital app helps children through learning and play

Designed to help make hospital stays less intimidating, the app provides personalized avatars and rewards for children and a chatbot for parents.

Family board game includes free airline ticket

A new board game, designed by an American low-cost carrier, sold out within minutes of its release in December.

Learn to code and create with new gaming device

A new gaming device designed around the Raspberry Pi allows users to develop a range of computer engineering skills.

Gamified blockchain is built on the Ethereum network

This venture studio created the collectible, breedable cats powered by blockchain that are proving so popular that network traffic has slowed.