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Is WoW on your resume?

Is WoW on your resume?

Who would have thought all that time spent raiding and leading guilds would contribute to your professional marketability? Well, according to various media reports in the past few years, it very well could. We brought... Read more ...

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Is "Halo" the Army's best recruiting tool?

We just posted a short rough cut of a piece we shot at the Army Experience Center in Philadelphia that we would love you to check out. In 2008, the Army shut down five recruiting... Read more ...

BlizzCon

BlizzCon

Recently we were out in Anaheim CA filming at BlizzCon, Blizzard Entertainment's massive annual convention for its biggest videogame franchises: World of Warcraft, Starcraft and Diablo. We spoke to dozens of hardcore gamers, most of... Read more ...

The Art of Flying

The Art of Flying

Recently, I went up in a small Cessna plane above the San Francisco Bay area with Philip Rosedale, the founder of Second Life. We were on a mission to find gorgeous Northern California landscapes to... Read more ...

Guest Blogger: VR Therapy from a soldier's perspective

Guest Blogger: VR Therapy from a soldier's perspective

February 2006 Friday arrived, and a relative lent me his car for the weekend so that I could head to Jersey to see my family. It was my first time behind a wheel alone since... Read more ...

Virtual reality therapy in New York

Virtual reality therapy in New York

We had a great shoot at the Manhattan VA last week. We filmed a virtual reality therapy session with Sgt. Jerry Della Salla and Dr. Michael Kramer at the VA's PTSD clinic. Jerry and... Read more ...

A story from the Virtual Frontier

This reader's story in particular caught our attention. It's about finding humanity on the virtual frontier: I have never considered the internet to be a frontier worthy of exploration. If I had, I probably would... Read more ...

Forum on Our Digital Future

The discussion covered a range of issues raised in our FRONTLINE/World special about South Korea: The Most Wired Place on Earth, including Internet addiction and the rise of Korea's wired culture, as well as what... Read more ...

From somewhere above America, at 35,308 feet

From somewhere above America, at 35,308 feet

Shooting on the street in San Francisco. Thanks to wireless in the sky, I'm writing and posting this on the plane from San Francisco to New York. Maybe for some of you, Internet on the... Read more ...

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posted February 2, 2010

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