"500m people will be using healthcare mobile applications by 2015" - research2guidance
Healthcare applications are becoming more and more important in providing people with information to make make better decisions and encourage healthier behaviors. Gaming has shown that it can affect behavior change in people in a way that is engaging and fun.
Whether your using a geo-location app to check-in at your favorite venue or virtually farming with your 500 Facebook friends, social gaming is creating new online currencies to boost your online identity, and in some cases, motivate your offline behavior.
But beyond digital gifts and status, how is social gaming really having an impact on our daily routines?