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Jane McGonigal @avantgame San Francisco-ish

*The opposite of play isn't work. It's depression.* Get my latest NYT bestseller SUPERBETTER! (it's powered by the science of games.) https://t.co/tN8dShLIIW

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Joined Twitter 1/22/07


Help employees #PowerUp this Monday with a mid-morning coffee break OUTSIDE. Natural light helps trigger mood-boost… https://t.co/xiBGHhY9kZ
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11/20
2017
Where does the money for #BasicIncome come from? It comes from the increases in productivity that have so far been… https://t.co/wm1VWSlyae
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalAn elephant shrew ate my shoe. #safariproblems https://t.co/uo5uaSZfmeThis is my private hut on Safari 😂 https://t.co/E71uCGjSwJ
11/19
2017
Spent my morning hanging out with two Mamas and four Cubs 🤗 https://t.co/LhiKvDbvH5 @batuwarrior I know you can do it!! Can't wait to see a photo of you with your medal!!!
11/18
2017
@batuwarrior Are you running this weekend in the Berkeley races?? If so good luck!!!!I am having the most fun of anyone on this planet right now. https://t.co/qkqd3Gixev
11/17
2017
Nice to see @SuperBetter described as "the most persuasive example" of how technology can help you concentrate bett… https://t.co/MhgDOZfPn6Finally, science is taking notes from Hollywood to render beautiful brain images https://t.co/Bjf0z6X8hI https://t.co/k5uf3nbGB3
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @Annaleen not at all!!! mine big toenail fell off last year from distance trail running and it was totally weird bu… https://t.co/1dGVXzDzeJWe are pround to say @avantgame's team on #FacetheFuture won GOLD for Education at the @shortyawards #SocialGood! C… https://t.co/d3BGG5AFQq
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @kiyash @existentialcoms love it! @lisajozi @atdlearntech oh my gosh! that's so funny! I thought it was sucking the marrow out of bones of little baby animals :DI found vegan pizza in Johannesburg hooray!!!!!! https://t.co/4bfGouIoCzTim Berners-Lee on the future of the web: “I’m still an optimist, but an optimist standing at the top of the hill w… https://t.co/OaevG4lsaW
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal"when you don't know where YOU'RE going, you can't know where IT's going." @iamwill offered up a great koan on futu… https://t.co/Q2Kz955G3bSo I'm on world tour with @iamwill last week we both spoke at @Dreamforce in San Francisco, today we both spoke at… https://t.co/2j48DwEy7d @amdietrich Now that is a powerful photo! Can't wait to celebrate with you both hopefully next month? @rapelangrabana your talk today was so wonderful I hope so much to collaborate with you someday! #BCXDisrupt @mikestopforth @rapelangrabana Agree completely!!!My abridged views on the latest low-quality study purporting to link social media use to adolescent mental health.… https://t.co/vr8DBtUagh
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalDopamine, when produced by your body is not a "drug". It is a naturally occurring neurotransmitter that has many di… https://t.co/tHbqJOTFwG
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalTurns out that fungus doesn't take over the ant's brain, as thought, but rather creates an internal network of fung… https://t.co/GDlUlFIURo
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @kree8_i Yes!! Thank you!! @the_rantingpony Ok thanks. I take it very seriously and work very hard to bring new material to audiences who may… https://t.co/34CROVM66n @the_rantingpony No way! That's not accurate. Bummer to see you say that. None of the neuro research is in those ta… https://t.co/6WnEyjJ7TZ @donpackett Thank you!! #BCXDisrupt is such a great event. @SnoopyBez I hope so!! @K05T4 This is most common with gamers who primarily play against strangers online. The way to avoid it is to prima… https://t.co/bp3EPODfKwJane McGonigal makes the point that, No other activity in the world has been shown to synchronise people's activity… https://t.co/nFXN7y1cAh
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11/16
2017
We are racing toward the future at #BCXDisrupt! https://t.co/k8VaWKA0FMan amazing new work of story is coming soon from my husband @kiyash and his collaborators @wolfchirp and… https://t.co/CS0YO4OP2sResults from early (unintended) Universal Basic Income experiments are unexpected. Great @WIRED article. https://t.co/q9IGToIm7f
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalAnother great talk from @avantgame https://t.co/b1YZyf4wMS The future is dark...and that's a good thing. #caelconf
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalHello Johannesburg! Thank you #BCXDisrupt for bringing me here https://t.co/Vi3bRQfE1R
11/15
2017
@acceptembrace I know I just like to make sure I have a favorite food when I land after a really long hard journey… https://t.co/SJH4NRbZU1 @acceptembrace 2 cinnamon sugar, one maple glaze, one apple glaze :D vegan of course @chelseyherrm I think I wrote a book about that! :D Espeically chapter 4 You can make the leap from games to gamefulIt’s Time to Tax Companies for Using Our Personal Data https://t.co/27nVD2DCo4 Yes, data is an asset #universalbasicassets
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalI've been traveling for 30 hours so far, landing in Johannesburg in 90 minutes! Thank god I brought donuts with me… https://t.co/ZsOxF8OkRiHalfway to Johannesburg!Read how I incorporated some @SuperBetter theory into my lessons, and was very impressed. #slowchathealth https://t.co/7Ph0dO8VQn
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11/14
2017
@mayenedesign @Zensah ha!! knew you would love them :DSince I eat donuts after every race and long run, I naturally had to buy these compression sleeves. They have ice c… https://t.co/wGQ56gWcZ9 @arielwaldman it is crazy how much you look exactly like this still :D @charliejane lololololololololololol
11/13
2017
@feather @maupuia @tomcoates @mrjudkins @gnat @VictorianPurple @JoshForde @stucoats @rands @amyhoy @_june @iamcalhttps://t.co/kZK8dGOAks @hondanhon @rael @gnat @mrjudkins @VictorianPurple @JoshForde @stucoats @tomcoates @crucially those were the great… https://t.co/Z1cvqDGFu4 @hondanhon @rael @gnat @mrjudkins @VictorianPurple @JoshForde @stucoats @tomcoates @crucially yeah that was great,… https://t.co/5OExch9vJ5 @rael @hondanhon @gnat @mrjudkins @VictorianPurple @JoshForde @stucoats @tomcoates @crucially ha ha! sounds legendary @gnat @VictorianPurple @JoshForde @stucoats @tomcoates lol wait WHAT @Ombwah I love it!! thanks for showing me :)Read this to place your perceptions of #America’s level of political engagement into a fact-based context.… https://t.co/sPvbT5woeM
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11/12
2017
The future of meat https://t.co/GcS9CzrMJ4
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @justjuliawhelan Yay!!!!!! @susie_meister deal!! let's make it champagne when one of these guys goes to jail @susie_meister i literally just chugged a glass.INFORMATION AGE: How gaming makes you a better worker https://t.co/F8cAAwybAj @avantgame #reimagination https://t.co/Tvxi1lHRVT
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalpostcard from your future https://t.co/O9ygSqBLMeTons of research indicates voters do not have nor care about political ideology. All they care about is their group… https://t.co/TTv5dsvgaH
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalAlso I don't trust any startup anymore when the founding team photo of 5+ people is all men. https://t.co/Lnyq7dJnNB... And I generally DON'T think banning technologies is a good idea. But this is like a neuroscience homebrew dirty nuke.
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalGood grief. This technology is so unethical it needs to be criminalized globally, before it evolves into a Fermi P… https://t.co/x3E6qX7UCz
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @chrisricewriter no need to pretend, you are amongst ZimmerfriendsCheck out this roundup of apps for bringing AR into the classroom with Apple's ARKit https://t.co/VmQctAMqvG https://t.co/k27QNxPyWV
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @kiyash can you write our pilot please https://t.co/CyAnn2cPzk @MylesNye Adventure Banana and Heart Eggs :D cc @kiyash Now do your two little ones!!! (the first spy named Breast-Milk?!!) @Marelisa clearly hot on the trail of Carmen Sandiego! @tomcoates we need to go into spy business together STAT. Evelyn Hobknobs and Edward Buttered-Bagel. Instant legends.Beautiful! https://t.co/8PVCVEQdfk
11/9
2017
Evelyn Hobnobs. Hey that's pretty great 😂 https://t.co/MTjzkTLooAField goal https://t.co/BUXpc9rR12
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @amyjccuddy @learnfromerror Lol, but people have opinions and don't need to consume information or acquire new knowledgeHere's a great example of futures thinking + creativity, with the whole process explained! Future of Marriage: https://t.co/ZU0XhgJwlBJust because it's SO FUN to learn weird new things thanks to science... (and be sure to smile at sheep from now on!… https://t.co/tvw4Ao0KnK
11/8
2017
big mood on the TL tonight https://t.co/MHJdHn8HS3
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @copystar lol!!A trans woman beat the guy who introduced the bathroom bill. A gun victim's boyfriend beat a delegate with an "A" g… https://t.co/ov1WjYyl6R
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11/7
2017

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