The War Room
"Inside the fully immersive proving ground where tomorrow's soldiers are being trained by coalition forces of the Pentagon, Hollywood, and Silicon Valley."
The Making of an X Box Warrior
"With the military an industry leader in video game design, will virtual boot camp make combat more real or more surreal?"
Source: CNET News
HK firm develops cyber girlfriend
"For men without a partner, help may be at hand - in the form of a virtual girlfriend. The Hong Kong company Artificial Life, which developed the new game, says the girl will appear as an animated figure on the video screen of a mobile phone."
Source: BBC News
The screen-age: Our brains in our laptops
"One of the most striking observations in Turkle's findings was a quote from one multi-tasking student who preferred the online world to the face-to-face world. 'Real life,' he said, 'is just one more window.' "
My Laptop, My Life
"A reporter feels the wrath of the information age, where everything is just a click away …until it isn’t."
Source: Columbia Journalism Review
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