This is a great overview of the hot topic of gamification. Gabe Zichermann, Gamification expert, featured speaker at the gamification summit 2011, and author of Game-Based Marketing discusses some of the ways gamification can and will change business practices.
You can follow him on twitter @gzicherm and read the gamification BLOG here.
Here is a GOOGLE TECH TALK from October 26, 2010, called FUN IS THE FUTURE: MASTERING GAMIFICATION.
So what do you think? How will gamification manifest in children's publishing? Will StoryBook APPS come with games?