Tag Archives: app

Bacteria Combat: Fight the good fight with antibiotic!

Gamification has been in the health care industry for years, and this app Bacteria Combat, which will be launching on November 1st, aim to educate children about antibiotic resistance! Developed by Future Fossil Studio and Scottish Microbiologist Carla Brown, Bacteria Combat is a battling card game which player plays with the “Friendly” and “Dangerous” bacteria. […]

Continue reading

Mango Health Launches Gamified Health Apps

  Mango Health Launches Gamified Health Apps We all know that a multivitamin does the body good but, let’s be honest, who really remembers to take one every day? Well now staying on top of your health has become more rewarding than ever. San Francisco startup Mango Health is set to spend 1.45 million to […]

Continue reading

PlayMoolah: Gamifying Financial Systems for Children

via Natalie Marinho, e27.sg | Image Source Although the recent elections in Greece have provided some welcome relief, the Eurozone continues to fight fires throughout the region as borrowing costs rise in Spain and Italy. With the potential for another global financial crisis (GFC) looming on the horizon there’s a strong sense of déjà vu, […]

Continue reading

Pain Squad: A Gamified App to Track Health for Sick Kids

via beccacaddy,Connected Health, shinyshiny.com | Image Source: link Many of the health and fitness apps that we review over on our sister site Connected Health employ gaming techniques (or gamification) to encourage people to fill out more information about their bodies, beat personal best times and scores when they’re working out or just log-in and promote the app […]

Continue reading

GymPact Grabs $850K From Guitar Hero Founder & More To Give You Cash For Getting In Shape

EnGaming’s Note: GymPact is an mobile App that helps you with your weekly workout schedule. After its launch in early 2011, it has done some great things to the people that can’t follow through with their workout plan (like myself). If you are still wondering what it is you can read this early post from […]

Continue reading

Gamified Social Network for Sports Fan: FanCru

Note: Are you a sport fan? do you want to get awarded by simply talking about your favorite team or going to a game? I know I do! FanCru is here to let you do all that and with some extra perks! Thanks Karsten for this great post, and look him up on twitter.   via Karsten […]

Continue reading

Beintoo: “Gamification-badges-meet-Groupon-offers” Just Got $5M in Series A Funding

Note: Beintoo is a loyalty platform for mobile apps, that allows the user to gain points from simply using other apps or play games. This Italian startup just got $5 million from Italian VC firm Innogest Capital…  via Alberto D’Ottavi @dottavi, tomsguide.com | Image Source: link Italian startups go international and grow fast – very fast, […]

Continue reading