Tag: Serious Games
IBM and Centerline launch CityOne at IMPACT
CityOne is much like Sim City, only the problems are scarily real, ranging among energy, water, banking, and retail. So, for example, one day you might get hit by a rapid increase in water usage due to population growth—while you're still losing 40% of your water supply to leaky pipes. To fix that problem, you'll have to carefully install a real-time water management system. Or, to encourage growth in small-businesses, you'll have to set up an infrastructure of mobile payments, dynamic invoicing, and micro-lending. Clear your Friday night schedule.
The multi-purpose game
There will always be a population that loves games. Whether 4 years old or 40, it can satisfy the need for competition and spawn creativity. We have a few Centerliners that enjoy late night battles of World of Warcraft or a good 6 hour stretch at Guitar Hero. But what about gaming for the mainstream, […]