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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


A Football Coach’s Struggle With C.T.E. — and a Guilty Conscience https://t.co/1LU6YrTZnU @Stareagle also you would appreciate this Steve Kerr just walked by our house and his dog peed in our yard that's seven years good luck!? @Stareagle I hear there's an opening for a #1 seed lol @Stareagle https://t.co/8bxmFX0FvE @Stareagle It's a sacred day in our house 😂Feeling good: I accurately predicted the women's #1 in the world would lose in the first round #frenchopen. even be… https://t.co/jvmjKSevt4Happy Roland Garros day! Dressed up for day one of the French Open 🎾🏆☀️ https://t.co/bzDFviVZ1E
5/28
2017
@waxpancake OMG!!!! I only have like 6. THIS IS AMAZING!!!!!Why is Game Based Learning so Hard for Schools? Check out this article from @weisburghm to find out! https://t.co/t3P62MBvOa
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalSomething lovely (and poignant) to read if you are exhausted by tragedy. "After 54 Years, We Fell in Love." https://t.co/0tg6kXXQQoEverybody’s like “you need to make a difference” and I’m like “I traveled here from the future and am forbidden from altering the timeline”
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal1. In wake of awful double murder by well-known white supremacist in Portland, a few musings about who we find dangerous.
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5/27
2017
Study Update: We've now enrolled 84 pts in our #mHealth study to predict heart attacks using #Fitbit, @AliveCor, PR… https://t.co/qvW9JjVieE
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @publicbydesign Email me!Enjoying my run and planning a big creative project with @iftf Never more creative than while running!! https://t.co/Xbxflr1edA
5/26
2017
@kwerb what hype? (LOL. JK) @CHICKENDINOSAUR @avantgame I have one sorta like that. It opens the door at 37 rue de la Bûcherie, in Paris. Shake… https://t.co/LWpnqe7twx
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @CHICKENDINOSAUR That photo makes it look even more fun :)My old school augmented reality game, the latchkey project! https://t.co/VNI71suguwThis is turning into a bit of a nail biter! (Literally. I am chewing my fingers right now.) https://t.co/BRJMGbfyLXYou know what? I FREAKING LOVE THIS SPEECH. #UBI + epic challenges for all! Mark Zuckerberg’s commencement speech https://t.co/wl6bUZQfBRHOW THEY PLAYED THE GAME - Students following Bangor University's Behavioural Psychology course ... https://t.co/Yimu6Cy7lV via @MailOnlineStop the presses. Mark Zuckerberg just called for universal #basicincome during his Harvard commencement speech!… https://t.co/RxprJcJDwX
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalThe computer-generated posts in the Subreddit Simulator are getting very close to creating stories I would read. https://t.co/bEPh1DTQcx
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @mjandersen fantastic! @megging Sounds hard to me :) @Mark_Gough @Greenhouse_PR Thank you so much Mark!!Find out what life changing book I would suggest https://t.co/IeSQJbV1s1 @Greenhouse_PR @avantgame https://t.co/wFbHuTa3V2
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @megging The hard part is the fun part!!! @lalabarnett Awww!!!It's a dreary day in NYC and I'm finding the most invigorating pick-me-up is reading through @avantgame tweets. #positivity
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5/25
2017
@JohnMCochran always in the middle of a spicy survivor love story!!! Great to see you on the finale tonight :) @_lilchen @TeenVogue BrilliantMontana has Election Day registration, so if anyone there is not registered yet you can still come out tomorrow & make your voices heard
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalThinking about how we think about the future. Brain teasing perspective from @avantgame in @FutureTenseNow. https://t.co/9FPiWKLhsG
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal"How to think like a futurist" - register now for my summer course, Monday nights, 6 weeks, in Palo Alto, CA! https://t.co/AZhXAHbSgORegistration is open for my Stanford University continuing studies class! Open to the public, taught on campus https://t.co/AZhXAHbSgO
5/24
2017
Well this is absolutely fascinating! "the absolute fastest way to complete a task or reach an objective is to reali… https://t.co/VY7FZvDng7 @rgeorgek42 tagging location as "Gates of Hell" = epic day :).@avantgame's shoes are #superbetter looking forward to her talk at #playingwithreality https://t.co/qPfW1hCReL
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5/23
2017
FB won’t comment whether they’ll use brain interface for ads, I talked to neuroethicists who explain why that’s bad https://t.co/8o5lDGIvWA
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalRegistration for @avantgame's class at Stanford, "How to Think Like a Futurist," is now open!… https://t.co/rdbbNK6KM0
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalPowerful habits for imagining + creating the future: + Predicting the past + Remembering the future + Hard empathy… https://t.co/NTluiO6Pf3
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5/22
2017
@CHICKENDINOSAUR Just come! I'm sure some people who rsvp'd yes won't come
5/21
2017
This Robot Can Complete a 2-Hour Brain Surgery Procedure in Just 2.5 Minutes https://t.co/VWnn0rugWM
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @Stareagle @Spacekatgal Loooooove it :) @nireyal The future is the next big thing :) @Stareagle @Spacekatgal The orange one which one is that? :)How the common-sense advice to "think happy thoughts" when you're stressed actually works in your brain and body https://t.co/JuQSQAFewb
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalFirst learned abt power-ups in book by @avantgame, SuperBetter. Highly suggest it for all educators! #edcamppswa #WAteachlead @SuperBetter
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalPower-ups--simple, positive actions you can take to feel better. What power-ups do your Ss activate? #edcamppswa #WAteachlead @SuperBetter
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal25 Examples of A.I. That Will Seem Normal in 2027 https://t.co/5BGy3FkA7p
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @GeekGameFest @RadioKawa @Lazarrre @Emeklaus @AntoninCongy @InkSHD J'ai ramené quelques exemples d'ouvrages de game… https://t.co/1QQjIfQOmo
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalWhy VR Will Never Be a Mainstream Entertainment Platform https://t.co/dLAvOfED0b
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5/20
2017
What The Psychology of Video Games Can Teach You About Product Engagement https://t.co/hHSZW8RJuh
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalI didn't run in high school or college, but this still brought me to tears. An important piece by @laurenfleshman t… https://t.co/p2nvbfq9tW
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @cascio damn 😭 https://t.co/KU6OaDzDzmWant A Basic Income? Apply To Be In This Documentary https://t.co/xUSAZmCKYu
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @emilynussbaum They will be pro union as a result which is a++++++ @emilynussbaum Oh wait it is actually wonderful and amazing you will be pleasantly surprised. @emilynussbaum It's a fine life carrying the banner! @JYSexton https://t.co/SaRqxOJ3h5"@Google isn’t shy when it comes to virtual reality’s shortcomings." https://t.co/1OtkDBbLGK #io17
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalI can't decide between Stanky Bean and Bank Butt https://t.co/bVUgglUPm6 @kellymcgonigal a worthy goal! https://t.co/zXPvCtLPEh
5/19
2017
@Stepto @ImSarahRice Lol!!! @LionsRoar @avantgame You can meditate every day and take action everyday as well. They're not opposites.
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal“How do I know when to meditate and when to take action?” https://t.co/XX08vU7tGC
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalLol... mtv's the challenge, I'm doomed unless @ImSarahRice is on my rescue season https://t.co/rBnPyH8dEG @realityblurred Yeah! we were trying to figure out if we could get to a point where EVERYONE had immunity. So close!!!! @realityblurred not SUPER likely but interesting that the game got to the point where there are five immunities in play with 6 left @realityblurred Sarah has to use hers, Troyzan could use his, Tai could use 1 + give someone 1, and someone else wins immunity challenge. @realityblurred Just did the math: Next tribal, you could have all but one player wearing an immunity idol, only 1 person eligible for votesPlease read this if you or a loved one has ever thought about self-harm, or if you might ever, so basically, please… https://t.co/LUYOEQqt8oSome timely #ThursdayThoughts https://t.co/1J0Pcq0cVm
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalA healthy democracy requires citizens who appreciate and understand invisible systems, @debcha says https://t.co/Mj78fvJgSfPsychologists found that wishing you had more self-control is enough to diminish the self-control you do have https://t.co/yuWayUMRQd
Retweeted by Jane McGonigalIs gaming a waste of time? Or does it depend on how you use time? Thoughts from @avantgame https://t.co/ja0oBBzfF8 https://t.co/4vNx2riV6O
Retweeted by Jane McGonigal @futuretester @dorianwarren @NewAmerica What a worthy mission for futurists!!
5/18
2017

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