Sparx*

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First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Off The Hill 08-28-14

Art exhibitsLocal Color: Judy Chicago in New Mexico 1984-2014 runs through Oct. 12.Allan Houser Gallery presents masterworks by Allan Houser and a special exhibition by Douglas Miles: The Art of Apache Resistance. Show runs through Sept. 19 at 125 Lincoln ... [Published Los Alamos Monitor - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Teenage depression a widespread concern

On a blustery and cold night this winter, almost 200 parents turned up at a public meeting in Christchurch to hear about teenagers and depression.The numbers making that effort suggest that teens and depression is of widespread concern in the city. But ... [Published The Press NZ - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Wizard World Chicago Comic Con Goers Invited to Learn “How to Be a Nerd for a Living”

- Aug. 21, 2014 - BELLEVILLE, Ill. -- At the week’s star-studded Wizard World Chicago Comic Con, St. Louis-based company, Nerd For A Living, will present an exciting panel focused on introducing attendees to careers within “nerd-related” industries.The ... [Published Prlog - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Video games being used to treat depression

As the world continues to reel from the death of beloved comic actor Robin Williams, the topic of depression is getting some much needed attention.Now psychologists are hoping to use video games -- one of Williams' favorite leisure activities -- to help ... [Published Yahoo! News - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Steve Lyons Memorial Rock Out! Cookout set for Aug. 23

The third annual Steve Lyons Memorial Rock Out! Cookout will be Aug. 23 at Winnekenni Castle, 347 Kenoza Ave.This rain-or-shine event runs from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and will feature live performances from more 50 local musicians, including several area youth ... [Published North Andover Eagle-Tribune - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Obituary: Lynch, Donald T. - Wed, 13 Aug 2014 PST

(Full-size photo)LYNCH, Donald T. (Age 73) Donald T. Lynch lost his battle with brain cancer on Wednesday, August 6th. Don was preceded in death by his parents Roy O. Lynch, Elizabeth Lynch and Bessie Lynch and his brother, Bob Lynch. Don is survived ... [Published Spokesman-Review.com - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Health Games Platforms Ready for Mainstream Adoption

By Andy OramFor the past several years, researchers have strived to create compelling games that improve behavior, reduce stress, or teach healthy responses to difficult life situations. Such healthy games tend to arise in research settings because of ... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Are our kids all right? - Mental health and young people (Fuseworks)

International Youth Day is tomorrow - a day to celebrate our rangatahi and the enormous contribution they provide in making the world a better place. This year’s theme is Youth and Mental Health, and the Mental Health Foundation (MHF) is taking this opportunity ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Points North on the beatboxing beat

4:33 PM ET 8:17Emilie Carrey, also known as SpaRx is Sudbury beatboxer. She stopped by our studio to talk about her art and to give a bit of a performance for Barry. ... [Published CBC - Aug 08 2014]
Entities: Sparx*
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 2 reports

Health games platforms mature in preparation for mainstream adoption

SPARX , a behavioral therapy game for youths,combines a fantasy setting with skills for life.For the past several years, researchers have strived to create compelling games that improve behavior, reduce stress, or teach healthy responses to difficult ... [Published O'Reilly Network - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Canterbury teens top users of anti-depression video game

Canterbury teenagers are the highest users of a world-first, New Zealand developed, video game which helps combat depression and mental health issues.Professionals in the city say that's a reflection of the level of stress still in the community in the ... [Published ONE News - Jul 08 2014]
First reported May 27 2014 - Updated May 27 2014 - 2 reports

Planet Technology taps Vitesse for smart switch platforms

Vitesse Semiconductor, a provider of advanced IC systems for carrier, enterprise and IoT networks, has won a contract from IP-based networking services provider Planet Technology. Planet is using Vitesse’s SparX and E-StaX Ethernet switch technology and SMBStaX software for ... [Published Telecompaper - May 27 2014]

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"This is helpful for some people - the kind of exercise that's good for you in so many ways, several times a week, getting your heart rate up. This can actually shift people's moods. I have young guys who are much more into picking up their training or going for runs than coming to talk to me."
"The game itself might not be tailored enough to their specific condition, so again we may be missing the target if we don’t have some guidance on what the real target is" says clinical psychologist Scott Bea
"We need to listen to our rangatahi and guide them to access the support and help that is available when they are in distress" Ms Clements says
“GPIF is not working as an asset manager, but as an asset owner,” said Shiozaki. "Building GPIF into a flexible organisation is an important political mandate for us."

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Off The Hill 08-28-14 [Published Los Alamos Monitor - Aug 28 2014]
Teenage depression a widespread concern [Published The Press NZ - Aug 27 2014]
Wizard World Chicago Comic Con Goers Invited to... [Published Prlog - Aug 22 2014]
VICE Vs Video Games: Video Games Are Good For You [Published Vice UK - Aug 21 2014]
Video games being used to treat depression [Published Yahoo! News - Aug 15 2014]
Steve Lyons Memorial Rock Out! Cookout set for ... [Published North Andover Eagle-Tribune - Aug 14 2014]
Obituary: Lynch, Donald T. - Wed, 13 Aug 2014 PST [Published Spokesman-Review.com - Aug 13 2014]
Health Games Platforms Ready for Mainstream Ado... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 11 2014]
Are our kids all right? - Mental health and you... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 11 2014]
Points North on the beatboxing beat [Published CBC - Aug 08 2014]
Let GPIF be a direct shareholder: lawmaker [Published Asian Investor - Aug 08 2014]
The Terminus Hotel Reopens in Abbotsford [Published UrbanList.com - Aug 07 2014]
NZ Project Management Conference - Finalists an... [Published Voxy.co.nz - Aug 05 2014]
Health games platforms mature in preparation fo... [Published O'Reilly Network - Aug 01 2014]
Mina Mar Group (MMG) Client Update (KNSC) (CSCE... [Published Accesswire - Aug 01 2014]
Health games platforms mature in preparation fo... [Published O'Reilly Radar - Insight, analysis, and researc ... - Aug 01 2014]
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Witchingseason unleash new single ‘Spiders’, Au... [Published Prlog - Jul 22 2014]
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Planet Technology taps Vitesse for smart switch... [Published Telecompaper - May 27 2014]
Vitesse Selected by Planet Technology for Three... [Published Business Wire Technology News - May 27 2014]
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