During this class I learned that video games can improve problem solving skills. It allows people to look at issues and break them down into smaller pieces and recognize
them as puzzles. Games also allow for several people to work together in a virtual space. They bring together hundreds of players to work towards a goal together. Reflexes are also improved through prolonged
play of games.
Deepfakes are a very interesting technology as its use has been highly controversial. Several individuals have used it to bully and defame celebrities and political figures.
Although this isn't something new, it has a high chance of being mistaken for reality. False information could be easily spread through them by faking speeches by popular figures. Most Deepfakes are apparently
AR and VR can be extremely helpful tools for education. Used for creating alternate reality scenarios and renact situations that would normally be extremely dangerous to
recreate. They are also immersive which helps students engage in the classroom more than normal. It could help many students with ADHD and ADD focus in with enthralling them in a Virtual space.