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Designing a comprehensive gamification model and pertinence in organisational context to achieve sustainability

Deepti Prakash, Parul Manchanda, Richard Wickramaratne
2021 Cogent Business & Management  
The present study outlines the power of gamification to help reduce the attitudinal and engagement-related threats in a given non-game environment.  ...  Secondly, we have explored the "Intent", "Mechanism", and "Outcome" of organizations that have extensively applied gamification for restructuring various functional activities.  ...  In 1980, the wide usage of video games impacted the scholars' area of research as they shifted their interests to how games could inculcate skills of critical thinking and problem-solving amongst the players  ... 
doi:10.1080/23311975.2021.1962231 fatcat:f5ibtzd5e5exdhfkyydbisfqge

Two Artificial Neural Networks Meet in an Online Hub and Change the Future (Of Competition, Market Dynamics and Society)

Ariel Ezrachi, Maurice E. Stucke
2017 Social Science Research Network  
on the technical aspects of Neural Networks.  ...  A version of this paper was submitted as background note to the OECD Roundtable on Algorithms and Collusion (Friday, 23 June 2017) We are grateful for comments received from Rónán Kennedy and Ashwin Ittoo  ...  Profits also increased from the improved matching of promotion types to consumer types.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2949434 fatcat:t4td73nm75gvriz3wxhl6f575q

Honoring the Past and Creating the Future in Hyperspace: New Technologies and Cultural Specificity

Marsha Kinder
2003 The Contemporary Pacific  
of maverick filmmakers like Luis Buñuel, Michelangelo Antonioni, and Jean Luc Godard.  ...  So like many other leftist scholars in the 1960s and 70s, I emigrated to a new academic discipline called film studies, which (as in the case of Pacific Islands studies), because of its relatively "late  ...  Our game invites players to join the Searchers, a team of detectives who specialize in finding teenage runaways.  ... 
doi:10.1353/cp.2003.0017 fatcat:vbbqwzztozfnpo2wjy6uzzv5l4

All But War Is Simulation: The Military-Entertainment Complex

Timothy Lenoir
2000 Configurations  
In numerous areas of our daily activities, we are witnessing a drive toward the fusion of digital and physical reality: not the replacement of the real by a hyperreal-the obliteration of a referent and  ...  In a similar vein, one of Intel's 1999 ads for the Pentium II processor articulates the consumer's desire for ever-faster uploads, and ultimately for fusing the digital and the real.  ...  It accurately re-creates such effects as deep stall (to escape, the player must use the real-world procedure of flipping the manual pitch override switch and "rocking" the aircraft out-the standard game  ... 
doi:10.1353/con.2000.0022 fatcat:625xpmxyqfhsxhuvua5ctixl3i

Dirichlet belief networks for topic structure learning [article]

He Zhao, Lan Du, Wray Buntine, Mingyuan Zhou
2018 arXiv   pre-print
Here we propose a new multi-layer generative process on word distributions of topics, where each layer consists of a set of topics and each topic is drawn from a mixture of the topics of the layer above  ...  Although several deep models have been proposed to learn better topic proportions of documents, how to leverage the benefits of deep structures for learning word distributions of topics has not yet been  ...  Zhou acknowledges the support of Award IIS-1812699 from the U.S. National Science Foundation.  ... 
arXiv:1811.00717v1 fatcat:ij3gldaywre3xaxar7aprtgpj4

The Role of Culture in Sports Sponsorship: an Update

Sara Keshkar, Ian Lawrence, Mark Dodds, Erin Morris, Tara Mahoney, Kevin Heisey, Francesco Addesa, David Hedlund, Geoff Dickson, Hamid Ghasemi, Abdullah Faruq, Michael Naylor (+14 others)
2019 Annals of Applied Sport Science  
In general, sponsorship holds a unique position in the marketing mix because it is effective in building brand awareness, provides different marketing platforms and valuable networking and hospitality  ...  ABSTRACT Nowadays sponsorship is an important part of sports events. Sports sponsorship offers more benefits, more variety and also it's a more powerful form of marketing.  ...  In 2016, Facebook launched Facebook Sports Stadium, an interactive hub for fans to interact with games, teams, and players more intimately.  ... 
doi:10.29252/aassjournal.7.1.57 fatcat:ujbgerdhuzahvgd3xoljcdukoe

Digital Youth, Innovation, and the Unexpected

Michael A. Xenos
2009 Information, Communication & Society  
Unlike the early years in the development of computers and computer-based media, digital media are now commonplace and pervasive, having been taken up by a wide range of individuals and institutions in  ...  Foreword In recent years, digital media and networks have become embedded in our everyday lives, and are part of broad-based changes to how we engage in knowledge production, communication, and creative  ...  The popularity of the game was drawing in new players, however, and some of these players imagined that game-based moviemaking could lead to a meaningful convergence of interactive gameplay and linear,  ... 
doi:10.1080/13691180802552932 fatcat:bat5m7vltndujeaay56rtdrprm

Behavioral Theories II: Time and Uncertainty [chapter]

2012 Is Behavioral Economics Doomed?: The Ordinary versus the Extraordinary  
, institutions and social norms, learning in games, evolutionary game theory, virtual economies, and the application of game theory to experimental economics.  ...  Levine's current research interests include the study of intellectual property and endogenous growth in dynamic general equilibrium models, models of self-control, of the endogenous formation of preferences  ...  Acknowledgements The authors go on to point out how modern economics is based on a foundation of sand.  ... 
doi:10.11647/obp.0021.07 fatcat:dzockqi2tvfxplbldpabhfixfi

Open Scientist Handbook

Bruce R. Caron
2020 Open Scientist Handbook  
A sharable version of the Bibliography is on the web HERE License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC-BY 4.0) All photographs, unless credited with their own license, are the author's  ...  Let's look at two personas: one, a die-hard Ninite game player, and the other, a scientist deep into inNinite play.  ...  Instead of boasting of their employment at some famous university or lab, open scientists and their in-house and online teams are deep into inNinite play wherever they are employed.  ... 
doi:10.21428/8bbb7f85.35a0e14b fatcat:caubtc5qnzbvrdiogr5lc4xgle

Long Shot: The Prospects and Limitations of Sports and Celebrity Athlete Diplomacy

Michael K. Park
2017 InMedia  
With a vast array of cultural products encoded with American values and ideals, the U.S. possesses deep reserves in soft power, including the attraction of its global sports teams and celebrity athletes  ...  Soccer is commonly labeled a "game for immigrants," and it is perhaps fitting that the U.S. team was made up of several immigrants-representing a nation full of them-in one of the world's most popular  ...  Moreover, this works examines North Korean media accounts of Rodman's basketball diplomacy, in order to evaluate the potential limitations of celebrity athlete diplomacy and to offer cautious conclusions  ... 
doi:10.4000/inmedia.855 fatcat:ga46uwzxbvbchm46ltbvypwqoq

Winning in the 1990s

Stephen E. Arnold
1990 Electronic library  
In fact, at the first-rate Canada Online III, held in December 1989, none of the talks which I heard acknowledged the roots of online, roots deep in technical libraries and hard-science research.  ...  Oracle is one more example of the new players in the information game. That a DBMS software shop would pursue electronic information is not surprising.  ... 
doi:10.1108/eb044943 fatcat:3d2x4hnxabhyrpeo5l365fxtgy

Quantum Strategy at Apple Inc

Loizos Heracleous
2013 Organizational Dynamics  
How Apple achieves differentiation How Apple achieves intense efficiency Focus on, and investment in, innovation capability; deep collaboration approach Strategic focus in terms of product-markets, types  ...  Firstly, Apple can effectively mitigate rivalry by not playing the game of price competition.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.orgdyn.2013.03.002 fatcat:5lvtwqd4tvfufjumtchvrmrjo4

Blade Runners: Speculations on Narrative and Interactivity

P. Crogan
2002 The South Atlantic Quarterly  
PARC assembled the research team responsible for inventing the basic components of the graphical user interface or GUI (mouse, icon-based interface).  ...  PARCassembled the research team responsible for inventing the basic components of the graphical user interface or GUI (mouse, icon-based interface).  ...  Coetzee, Derek Walcott, Gilles Deleuze), and examining a wide range of cultural phenomena (American Catholicism, country music, feminism, sports, the garden).  ... 
doi:10.1215/00382876-101-3-639 fatcat:dqok3kbuungl5mw4mr7duppn6a

Social physics [article]

Marko Jusup, Petter Holme, Kiyoshi Kanazawa, Misako Takayasu, Ivan Romic, Zhen Wang, Suncana Gecek, Tomislav Lipic, Boris Podobnik, Lin Wang, Wei Luo, Tin Klanjscek (+3 others)
2021 arXiv   pre-print
, cooperation as a basis for civilised life, the structure of (social) networks, and the integration of intelligent machines in such networks.  ...  Here, we dub the physics-inspired and physics-like work on societal problems "social physics", and pay our respect to intellectual mavericks who nurtured the field to its maturity.  ...  The results show that with link-based selection, the frequency of cooperation can be high for a wide range of game setups [251] .  ... 
arXiv:2110.01866v1 fatcat:ccfxyezl6zgddd6uvrxubmaxua

Emerging Trends in Management, IT and Education

Dr. P S Aithal, Shreepathy R Bhat
2019 Zenodo  
International Conference on Emerging Trends in Management, IT and Education  ...  , Online education for e-commerce models, etc. 4 Entertainment industry Online educational game, Digital game-based learning, Online video games for education & learning, etc. 5 Fashion industry  ...  In fact all the players of the team are having good scores in cognitive anxiety and self confidence. Cognitive anxiety representing mental anxiety status of the players is quite healthy.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3492020 fatcat:wytrxibqsjegfi6oouvfjcoiia
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