If Offices Were Zoos, The Humane Society Would Protest

The modern workplace is a crime against the human spirit. Deepening our understanding of what truly motivates people will make work more productive—and more playful.

How Mobile Platforms Will Change Gaming

Those who think newspaper reading will be the dominant use of the iPad are fooling themselves, says Nicole Lazzaro. It’s going to be gaming—especially two-player gaming "like that Star Wars chess scene."

Can Video Games Teach Values?

Nicole Lazzaro explains how she’s trying to reconcile fun gameplay with a social message. (And, as a bonus, drops a reference to nerd-film classic "The Powers of Ten.")

Turning Girls Into Gamers

For years, video game culture has basically been a boys’ club. Nicole Lazzaro’s work will help change that trend forever.