Using virtual worlds to 'soft control' people's movements in the real one

Eighty-eight percent of Americans now own a cell phone, forming a massive network that offers scientists a wealth of information and an infinite number of new applications. With the help of these phone users -- and their devices' cameras, audio recorders, and other features -- researchers envision endless possibilities for gathering huge amounts of data, from services that collect user data to monitor noise pollution and air quality to applications that build maps from people's cell phone snapshots. read more

Using virtual worlds to 'soft control' people's movements in the real one

Eighty-eight percent of Americans now own a cell phone, forming a massive network that offers scientists a wealth of information and an infinite number of new applications. With the help of ...

Fri 16 Mar 12 from Phys.org

Using virtual worlds to 'soft control' people's movements in the real one, Fri 16 Mar 12 from e! Science News

Using virtual worlds to 'soft control' people's movements in the real one, Fri 16 Mar 12 from ScienceDaily

Using virtual worlds to 'soft control' people's movements in the real one, Fri 16 Mar 12 from Eurekalert

In Virtual World, Phone Game Controls You!

Using games and augmented reality, it's possible to control where people go in the real world.

Mon 19 Mar 12 from Discovery.com

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