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Jane McGonigal:
Massively multi-player… thumb-wrestling?

TEDGlobal 2013 · 7:18 · Filmed Jun 2013
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Jane McGonigal: Massively multi-player… thumb-wrestling?
7:18 · Filmed June 2013 at TEDGlobal 2013 · Subtitles available in 32 languages

What happens when you get an entire audience to stand up and connect with one another? Chaos, that's what. At least, that's what happened when Jane McGonigal tried to teach TED to play her favorite game. Then again, when the game is "massively multiplayer thumb-wrestling," what else would you expect?

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