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Video games and cognition

Two different stories recently announced positive cognitive effects of video game playing. The Wall Street Journal video below shows the findings of researchers at Simon Frasier University, whose study concluded that games like StarCraft II improve players’ multi-tasking and cognitive skills: Researchers at the Department of Psychology at North Carolina State University published an article reporting […]


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Yasiv on Game Studies

The blog is still in a small hiatus, but I’m far from being on vacation. Actually, there are a lot of work, projects and tasks to do. For now, a quick link from Yasiv, a web application that shows the “web” of books (on Amazon’s catalogue) surrounding a certain theme. This is the result for […]

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