News

Amy Cuddy Takes a Stand

We've been collaborating with Amy Cuddy at Harvard on building a game using her power pose research to reduce math anxiety, and the Times just did a piece about her. She mentions the collaboration work… Read More…

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White House Game Jam

Our very own artist in residence Kaho Abe was an honored guest at the White House Game Jam.  Kaho and Chloe Varelidi teamed up to create PandEmoji, a Social Emotional Learning game. From the projects… Read More…

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Fidget Widgets in the Press

New Widgets Let You Snap, Crackle … and Think… Help NYU game researchers make fidgeting more productive Do you doodle, fidget, or fiddle with things on your desk while you work?  A surprisingly large number… Read More…

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Lab Grad Student Launches Startup from NYU’s Summer Launch Pad

A class project has evolved into a startup for Human Computer Interaction researcher and computer science Ph.D. candidate Mike Karlesky. “It's much easier to understand when you try it than to describe it in words,”… Read More…

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Lab Grad Student Launches Startup from NYU’s Summer Launch Pad

A class project has evolved into a startup for Human Computer Interaction researcher and computer science Ph.D. candidate Mike Karlesky. “It's much easier to understand when you try it than to describe it in words,”… Read More…

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Kaho Abe of the NYU Game Innovation Lab – Cool Hunting

Our artist in residence is featured on Cool Hunting!   In anticipation of NYU's Brooklyn Polytechnic artist-in-residence Kaho Abe's presentation at Kill Screen's upcoming Two5six conference, we visited the one-time fashion designer, then wearable technology… Read More…

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Technology would help us connect to other people, not avatars. – Katherine Isbister

GIL lab director Katherine Isbister talks about some of our projects on NPR!  "As technology advances, it draws us ever closer to our four-inch smartphone screens. But Katherine Isbister, research director of the Game Innovation… Read More…

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GIL Artist in Residence a Keynote Speaker for the Global Game Jam!

Check it out! Artist in Residence at the Game Innovation Lab at NYU-Poly, Kaho researches and builds games that utilize technology to bring people together face to face. An important part of her practice is… Read More…

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Funded by the NSF, Microsoft, Yahoo, Bell Labs, and more

Funded by the NSF, Microsoft, Yahoo, Bell Labs, and more Read More…

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Designed to allow for both fluid, collaborative thinking and easy, fluid movement of surfaces and workstations

Designed to allow for both fluid, collaborative thinking and easy, fluid movement of surfaces and workstations Read More…

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Events

October 2

2nd of October, 2017 Location: NYU Metrotech Campus, New York Schedule: TBA WOPAG is an informal gathering, where our speakers are encouraged to talk about ongoing and future research. The idea is to talk about… Read More…