IBM is out-thinking old-school and using Minecraft and other serious games to teach cognitive computing to developers of all ages. In our 4-part tutorial series on developerWorks, learn how to create cognitive plugins for Minecraft and harness IBM Watson services on Bluemix to save villagers from diseases.
Skinning your own Minecraft environment may take days or months if you are so inclined. You will need a Minecraft license and Internet connection to run this kit. You can also connect to IBM Cloud and Watson cognitive services to add a little science to your gameplay.
Start with the Medical Minecraft page to find additional games powered by Watson, to learn about serious game development at IBM, and to join the Game Developer Ecosystem on Bluemix. Tags connally high school , health , minecraft , university of colorado at denver , watson
Mar 15, 2016 · See how high school students are using IBM Bluemix to learn how to code video games like Medical Minecraft, while developing cognitive skills.
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I interviewed David Conover and Phaedra Boinodiris at IBM InterConnect and we talked at length about the Medical Minecraft project as well as broader implications for the application of serious games and game design to learning.
See how high school students are using IBM Bluemix to learn how to code video games like Medical Minecraft while developing cognitive skills. Fore more information
Jul 15, 2016 · See how IBM’s Watson and their Medical Minecraft mod, co-developed with high-school teachers and students, uses cognitive computing to explore the human body.
«Medical Minecraft» is a modified version of the popular game using IBM Watson. Photo: Courtesy/Microsoft IBM’s Watson gained global fame as a “Jeopardy!” master that beat former all-time
IBM’s Watson is still in its early days, but the cognitive computing system could end up having a substantial impact on a number of industries, particularly healthcare and education.