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PSFK & Braintree Present the Future of Mobile Commerce

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The Mobile Commerce Playbook helps businesses take a forward looking approach to leveraging mobile as a core part of their offerings. Created in partnership with Braintree, this series offers recommendations that are designed to inspire startups, brands and retailers as they look to create best-in-class mobile commerce experiences that sync with the reality of today's consumer lifestyles.
Over the past 12 weeks we have been exploring the future of mobile commerce through a range of trends and interviews. Below we have chosen 5 of our favorite articles from the series. If you want to read more, head over to Mobile Commerce Playbook page on our site, or check out the full report on SlideShare.
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Image Recognition is 'Snapping' Mobile Commerce into Place
Mobile image recognition technology is streamlining the path to purchase by allowing shoppers to "snap" their way to ownership
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How Mobile Commerce is Making the World More Shoppable
Emerging platforms can enable shoppers to discover and buy products away from established channels
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Contextual Commerce Can Make Our Lives Easier
Rob Katcher of Hiku discusses the importance of contextual commerce in a mobile-rich landscape
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Building a Better Relationship with Customers Through Mobile
We sat down with Lara Crystal from Minibar Delivery to discuss how mobile devices and single-purpose apps are redefining the way we shop
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Imagining the Future of Mobile Payments
We sat down with Bill Ready, CEO of Braintree, to discuss how he sees future of mobile commerce
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According to IKEA, the Kitchen of 2025 Will Be Refrigerator-Less ...and more

Fruit of the Loom's Boxer Briefs are So Chic They're Laminated, A White Shirt with the Power to Withstand Coffee, Wine, and Sweat, Live Out Your Superhero Fantasies with Advanced 3D-Imaging, Defeat Monsters and Level Up Your Character By Completing Your To-Do List, Reimagining the Food Label Using Tech and Beautiful Design, The Next Spectator Sport Isn't What You Think, Watch The Simpsons while on Homer Simpson's Couch, Create, Customize and Buy Furniture Using Your Phone, Designer Desk Lamp Lights Up Thanks to Levitating Disk, The Watson Ecosystem Will Pull Us Out of the Big Data Dark Age, Platform Aims to Become GrubHub of Marijuana, Play Senator for a Day in an Interactive Cultural Institute, The Selfie Arm Helps You Disguise Your Loneliness, Gummy Bears Double as Ticket to Lisbon, Digital Makeup Artist Recreates Celeb Looks in 30 Seconds, Will the Future of Fashion Smell Like Belgian Chocolate?, Portable Lamp is Stylish Brick That Illuminates When Rotated, Gourmet Dinners Designed for Instagrammers,

Thursday, April 30, 2015


POPULAR: According to IKEA, the Kitchen of 2025 Will Be Refrigerator-Less
Concept Kitchen 2025 is a design installation that features ingredient-reading smart tables, a water-conscientious sink, and no refrigeration


Fruit of the Loom's Boxer Briefs are So Chic They're Laminated
Plastique is an in-depth parody of runway style that fantastically highlights a real product


A White Shirt with the Power to Withstand Coffee, Wine, and Sweat
The Unstainable White Shirt's nanotechnology ensures your wardrobe is protected against water or oil-based liquids


Live Out Your Superhero Fantasies with Advanced 3D-Imaging
xxArray's 3D capture kit—now on a North American tour—takes the human body to super-being proportions


Defeat Monsters and Level Up Your Character By Completing Your To-Do List
QUEST allows iPhone users to turn their chore list into a fun and conquerable game


Reimagining the Food Label Using Tech and Beautiful Design
Sage offers creative visualization of food data to drive healthier understanding of groceries


The Next Spectator Sport Isn't What You Think
MIT scientists examine making chess matches more interesting with graphs, analysis, and a scoring system


Watch The Simpsons while on Homer Simpson's Couch
This proof-of-concept hack of the Oculus Rift, by Miles Johnston, is a great teaser of things to come in VR


Create, Customize and Buy Furniture Using Your Phone
The tylko app lets you visualize dream furniture in the home before a purchase is ever made


Designer Desk Lamp Lights Up Thanks to Levitating Disk
Magnetic suspension makes the gravity-defying LUNALUXX possible


The Watson Ecosystem Will Pull Us Out of the Big Data Dark Age
Cognitive computing offers a brave new world where data isn't just collected but harnessed for the greater good


Platform Aims to Become GrubHub of Marijuana
GreenRush connects patients directly to hundreds of local dispenseries


Play Senator for a Day in an Interactive Cultural Institute
A dynamic experience in democracy: Edward M. Kennedy immersive museum powers civic education through multimedia and gaming


The Selfie Arm Helps You Disguise Your Loneliness
This tongue-in-cheek design project by Aric Snee and Justin Crowe highlights society's hankering for Internet validation


Gummy Bears Double as Ticket to Lisbon
What if your cereal bar were also a ticket to an overseas holiday (thanks to Transavia France)?


Digital Makeup Artist Recreates Celeb Looks in 30 Seconds
The MODA personalizes and applies makeup using facial-scanning and 3D printing technology


Will the Future of Fashion Smell Like Belgian Chocolate?
BCBGMAXAZRIA and Magnum Ice Cream unveil a chocolate-scented wrap in decadent hybrid of chocolate and couture


Portable Lamp is Stylish Brick That Illuminates When Rotated
No more fumbling for the light switch in the dark with the Brick Lamp


Gourmet Dinners Designed for Instagrammers
A series of live dining events named FOODOGRAPHY caters to those who care to share their #foodporn


Advertising
Billboard Lets You Pour Yourself Out a Cold One

Arts & Culture
Resurrect Passion with Sex Toy Containing Lover’s Ashes

Design
Starbucks Gives a Dilapidated L.A. Monument an Art Deco Resurrection

Retail
David Chang’s Healthy and Sustainable Alternative to Take-Out

Technology
Mini Metropolis Runs on Real-Time Urban Data

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Gummy Bears Double as Ticket to Lisbon , Jet Far, Far Away in an R2-D2 Dreamliner , Scandinavian Airlines Lets Customers Tour Cabins Using Google Street View , Electric Commuter Bike Offers Riders Short-Term Speed Bursts , Collapsible Carry-On for Under-the-Bed Storage , Airbnb Charges Artists to Interpret the Housewarming Experience , Service Lets Travelers Track Bags Like Parcels…Finally , Brainwave Headset Lets Travelers Fly to their Dream Destination , Track Your Journey Clutter-Free Courtesy of 15-Year-Old’s App , Airport Gets Indoor Running Track for 2020 Olympics , Charter a Jet Like You Would a Taxi , Go Camping in Thermo-Regulated Style with Insulated Tent , Instant Off-Road Kit Comes with Fake Blood, Spray-On Mud , Easy-To-Read L.A. Road Signs Started as Design Hack , Inside a Helicopter that Redefines Class , We’ll Soon Thank NASA for Quieter Skies , Delta Air Lines Eases Pet Owner Worries with $50 Tracker , Volvo’s Spray-On Paint Makes Nights Safer for Cyclists , Google Maps Takes Driving Tests to the Streets , Hit 90MPH Club with Human-Hybrid Powerbike , Travel-Specific Smartphone for Flexibility Overseas , Service Connects Travelers with Local Home-Cooked Meals , Upgraded San Francisco Buses Court the Tech Class , NASA Takes on Efficient Aircraft for Quieter Skies , The Shifting Needs of the Mobile Citizen
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Gummy Bears Double as Ticket to Lisbon
What if your cereal bar were also a ticket to an overseas holiday (thanks to Transavia France)?


Jet Far, Far Away in an R2-D2 Dreamliner
A Japanese airline is launching Star Wars-style aircraft in time for Episode VII's release


Scandinavian Airlines Lets Customers Tour Cabins Using Google Street View
As part of its progressive marketing strategy, SAS allows customers to explore planes before booking


Electric Commuter Bike Offers Riders Short-Term Speed Bursts
Faraday bikes hide their electrical components for a stylish, easy ride that offers 20 miles of assisted pedaling


Collapsible Carry-On for Under-the-Bed Storage
Barracuda is a collapsible carry-on suitcase packed with features that will make your day if you're a frequent flier


Airbnb Charges Artists to Interpret the Housewarming Experience
Airbnb partnered with design firm Fabrica to unveil an installation designed to show the importance of connecting guests with a home


Service Lets Travelers Track Bags Like Parcels…Finally
SITA's bag-tracking product BagJourney helps reassure travelers


Brainwave Headset Lets Travelers Fly to their Dream Destination
S7 Airlines provided Moscovites with the opportunity to win free tickets to their dream destinations—provided they think hard enough


Track Your Journey Clutter-Free Courtesy of 15-Year-Old’s App
Masterminded by a U.K. teen, PinIt is designed to record your travels, share them with friends, and nothing else


Airport Gets Indoor Running Track for 2020 Olympics
Narita International Airport in Tokyo prepares for the 2020 Games in Olympic style


Charter a Jet Like You Would a Taxi
Victor lets you book private jet services on demand at $40,000-$60,000 a pop


Go Camping in Thermo-Regulated Style with Insulated Tent
Thermo Tent offers internal climate control


Instant Off-Road Kit Comes with Fake Blood, Spray-On Mud
A tongue-in-cheek advertising gimmick from Volkswagen just in time for better weather


Easy-To-Read L.A. Road Signs Started as Design Hack
Los Angeles drivers celebrate To Park or Not to Park project that makes parking rules accessible


Inside a Helicopter that Redefines Class
Incredibly luxurious interior and high-tech controls combine in this game-changing 525 Relentless


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