Monday, July 25, 2011

Mashable Op-Ed (OPINION): Location-based Games as the Next Killer App

In his Op-Ed piece for Mashable, Greg Steen writes:

Capture the flag. Hide and seek. Marco Polo. These location-based games brought hours of fun to many of us as children. Then video games came along and suddenly the only location you played in was the living room. Now this shift is coming full circle as innovative mobile games are using geo-location, image recognition and augmented reality technologies to combine the real and virtual worlds.


Location-Based Games Are Already Starting to Emerge

 

Read more: http://mashable.com/2011/07/24/location-based-gaming/