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PopCap Games Company Profile

12:12 EDT 24th April 2014 | BioPortfolio

PopCap Games is the leading global developer, publisher and operator of casual video games: fun, easy-to-learn, captivating games that appeal to all ages across PC, mobile, social and other platforms. Based in Seattle, Washington, PopCap was founded in 2000, was acquired by Electronic Arts in 2011, and has a worldwide staff of more than 600 people in Seattle, San Francisco, Vancouver, B.C., Dublin, Seoul, Shanghai and Tokyo. PopCap's games have been downloaded over 1.5 billion times by consumers worldwide, and its flagship franchise, Bejeweled®, has sold more than 50 million units.


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The gamification of medical training

Video games evoke several connotations. They are regarded as childish, escapist, and time wasters that prompt isolation and bad habits. Video games are even blamed for violence and other ills of socie...

Older men most likely to link video games with aggression

Video and computer games have seen a huge rise in popularity worldwide. The fact that such games provide an immersive virtual experience has led to public concerns, often articulated in the media, abo...

MLPW Games

Print these lab-themed games for your staff and encourage a little competition!

Electronic Dice Bring Board Games and Games of Chance into the Electronics Age

Geneva, Switzerland, March 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, and Game Techno...

Eat to Win Continues to Expand Distribution in U.S. by Adding US Games to its Network of Distributors

Eat to Win Games has added US Games to its distribution network within the United States. Highland, Michigan (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Eat to Win continues to expand its presence throughout the Unite...

Behavior in real world affected by video games, study claims

The debate on whether video games influence behavior in real life has raged on for some time. Now, a new study involving college students demonstrates that playing a villain in a virtual environment e...

Teens ‘Eat more, cheat more’ after playing violent video games

Playing violent video games not only increases aggression, it also leads to less self-control and more cheating, a new study finds. Researchers found that teens who played violent video games ate......

Perceived benefits of casual video games among adults

New research finds that while a majority of adults cite the ability to compete with friends as their primary reason for playing online casual video games such as Bejeweled Blitz, they report differing...

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PubMed Articles [67 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A Study of the Correlation between Computer Games and Adolescent Behavioral Problems.

Today, due to developing communicative technologies, computer games and other audio-visual media as social phenomena, are very attractive and have a great effect on children and adolescents. The incre...

Multigame effect in finite populations induces strategy linkage between two games.

Evolutionary game dynamics with two 2-strategy games in a finite population has been investigated in this study. Traditionally, frequency-dependent evolutionary dynamics are modeled by deterministic r...

Development and refinement of new statistical methods for enhanced syndromic surveillance during the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Prior to the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games, new statistical methods had to be developed for the enhanced syndromic surveillance during the Games. Different methods were developed depending...

Training basic laparoscopic skills using a custom-made video game.

Video games are accepted and used for a wide variety of applications. In the medical world, research on the positive effects of playing games on basic laparoscopic skills is rapidly increasing. Althou...

Eliciting Upper Extremity Purposeful Movements Using Video Games: A Comparison With Traditional Therapy for Stroke Rehabilitation.

. Video games have become popular in stroke rehabilitation; however, the nature of this intervention is not fully understood.

Clinical Trials [26 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Nutritional Adaptations to Physical or Sedentary Activities in Youth

Sedentary behaviors have been shown to increase food consumption among youth and adults. The recent active video games devices have been suggested to compensate for the increased energy in...

Computer Based Intervention for Type 2 Diabetes in Youth

Interactive multimedia programs have been demonstrated to produce substantial change in children's dietary behaviors. This SBIR-Phase 2 protocol will evaluate the two video game interventi...

Active Video Games and Sustainable Physical Activity

The purpose of this study is to test the effect of active video game play on physical activity of 9-13 year old children in their natural home environments. We observe how much physical a...

Effects of Playing Video Games on Energy Balance

The aim of this study is to examine the effects of playing video games on various components of energy balance and substrate metabolism as well as on glucose homeostasis and relevant hormo...

A Postural Study Comparing Sitting on the Floor Versus Sitting in a Chair While Playing Video Games.

To determine if sitting in a chair or sitting on the floor lends itself to better posture while playing video games.

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PopCap Games

PopCap Games is the leading global developer, publisher and operator of casual video games: fun, easy-to-learn, captivating games that appeal to all ages across PC, mobile, social...

Impressionware srl

Impressionware is a games development company, founded in 2003, with the mission to develop high quality and entertaining mobile games based on well known brands or on original IPs. The company is bor...

Games for Health Project

Games for Health, the leading professional community in the field of health games, brings together the best minds in game development and health care to advance game technologies that improve health a...

Jet Set Sports

Jet Set Sports and its sister company CoSport are leading providers of Olympic Games hospitality packages and Olympic Games event tickets to corporate clientele and the general public. Since 1984, Jet...

Red Hill Studios

Red Hill Studios is an award winning serious games developer that creates interactive games for health, online science games, and immersive museum exhibitions. It also conducts research into new educa...

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