Effects of action video game training on visual working memory.

@article{Blacker2014EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of action video game training on visual working memory.},
  author={K. Blacker and Kim M. Curby and E. Klobusicky and J. Chein},
  journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance},
  year={2014},
  volume={40 5},
  pages={
          1992-2004
        }
}
The ability to hold visual information in mind over a brief delay is critical for acquiring information and navigating a complex visual world. Despite the ubiquitous nature of visual working memory (VWM) in our everyday lives, this system is fundamentally limited in capacity. Therefore, the potential to improve VWM through training is a growing area of research. An emerging body of literature suggests that extensive experience playing action video games yields a myriad of perceptual and… Expand

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