06 Oct '11, 9am

Eleven Social Games to Promote Wellness

Eleven Social Games to Promote Wellness

“One ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” But prevention is difficult, because it requires behavior changes, which is difficult. That’s why wellness through gaming, gamification and social mobile apps is heating up. It’s easy to change behavior when engaged through a game or working towards the goal with a group of friends. Over 20 startups were presenting such platforms at the recent Health 2.0 conference in San Francisco. After listening to 5-10 pitches, it becomes quite overwhelming because they all seem the same. So I have created this diagram to better understand the space and product differentiations:

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/10/gaming-wellness/

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