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Newswise: Computer-based memory games may benefit people with fragile X syndrome

Article ID: 711386

Computer-based memory games may benefit people with fragile X syndrome

UC Davis MIND Institute

Memory training game may help people with fragile X and other intellectual disorders.

Released:
15-Apr-2019 6:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Robots reading our feelings in real-time

Article ID: 710779

Robots reading our feelings in real-time

Case Western Reserve University

The latest social robots can "read" our emotions in real-time, setting up applications in health care, particularly mental health.

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4-Apr-2019 11:05 AM EDT
Newswise: Rensselaer Digital Gaming Hub Celebrates First Semester as New York State Center of Excellence

Article ID: 710669

Rensselaer Digital Gaming Hub Celebrates First Semester as New York State Center of Excellence

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is celebrating its first semester as part of a New York State Center of Excellence in Digital Game Development.

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3-Apr-2019 9:00 AM EDT

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Newswise: Georgetown Researchers Launch “Nari Paila,” Mobile Games to Share Information on Fertility Awareness, Family Planning in Nepal

Article ID: 710059

Georgetown Researchers Launch “Nari Paila,” Mobile Games to Share Information on Fertility Awareness, Family Planning in Nepal

Georgetown University Medical Center

Georgetown researchers have launched a series of mobile games in Nepal to reach young people with information about fertility awareness and family planning.

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24-Mar-2019 3:00 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 710078

HU professors, students break down video game addiction

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

Three Harrisburg University professors have teamed with students to begin a study that examines addictive behavior in gaming. During a pilot study, the team will investigate brain activity to identify the characteristics of addictive behavior in gaming and eSports (competitive gaming).

Released:
22-Mar-2019 10:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 709446

Smile Train partners with UC Santa Cruz researchers on speech therapy game

University of California, Santa Cruz

Researchers at UC Santa Cruz have developed a speech therapy game for children with cleft lip or cleft palate and are now partnering with the international charity Smile Train to make the game, called SpokeIt, a resource for affected children worldwide.

Released:
11-Mar-2019 5:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Couples Creating Art or Playing Board Games Release ‘Love Hormone’ — but the Men Painters Release Most

Article ID: 707823

Couples Creating Art or Playing Board Games Release ‘Love Hormone’ — but the Men Painters Release Most

Baylor University

When couples play board games together or take a painting class with each other, their bodies release oxytocin — sometimes dubbed the “hugging hormone.” But men wielding paintbrushes released twice as much or more as the level of women painters and couples playing games, a Baylor University study found.

Released:
12-Feb-2019 10:35 AM EST

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 707728

Game behavior can give a hint about player gender

ITMO University

Researchers from ITMO University managed to predict people's personality features such as gender using data from online gaming platform. This is one of the first studies where machine learning is applied to analyze a large amount of game data.

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7-Feb-2019 12:20 PM EST

Social and Behavioral Sciences


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