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How important is dexterity?
Playing video games improves manual dexterity among surgeons, making them faster and less likely to make mistakes, US researchers said
Humanity's origin must have been propelled by the autoevolutionary effects of increasing intelligence, language, culture, tools, low fecundity and manual dexterity
The researchers have shown that gamers were particularly good at spotting details in busy, confusing scenes and could cope with more distractions than average.
The two scientists also found that with a little game playing the visual skills of anyone can be improved.
a S.M.A.R.T. BrainGames system that consists of a special controller, a helmet with built-in sensors for monitoring brain activity and a Smartbox that receives the brain signals
As part of an expanding programme of battlefield automation, the American air force has said it is now training more drone operators than fighter and bomber pilots.
Originally posted by Korg Trinity
Playing games does increase hand eye coordination, but to state you require above average dexterity is a bit much I feel.
Originally posted by Trolloks
Take the guitar or piano for example.
You need exceptional eye-hand co-ordination to master these instruments.
Originally posted by Hack28
reply to post by Korg Trinity
What your arguing for here is actually an increase in hand eye co-ordination. If you dont have to look at your hands you have great hand eye co-ordination. Youve got er backwards.