Avatars set to shape real-world habits, New Scientist

The shift to a world where virtual experiences are common — and almost as intense and meaningful as real ones — presents powerful psychological opportunities. VHIL studies demonstrate how virtual worlds can translate to the physical world. New Scientist » View...

Your Kinect Is Watching You, Slate

Decades of psychological research demonstrate that the way you move is more revealing than what you say. Game platforms like the Kinect continuously observe your nonverbal behavior. VHIL and other labs are starting to study what the Kinect and other gaming systems...