Loop is a gaming system that gets kids outdoors

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While the Nintendo Wii has gone some way to introduce physical activity into gaming, and ideas such as NexGym have aimed to entice kids by incorporating gaming into exercise regimes, gaming and outdoor play are still largely two separate entities. Loop is an open-source audio gaming platform that quantifies kids' outdoor play and gets them physically competing with friends. Developed by product design agency Pushstart Creative, the 'controller' consists of a small plastic bar and clip that is attached to kids' clothes or held in the hand. Each clip contains sensors to track physical activity, as well as solid state…

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