You're no doubt familiar with the Seamless, Amazon, and Face-to-Face therapy customer experience. But what of their new-age counterparts?
Though the modern consumer is presently scrambling for ways to disconnect their personal interactions from their omnipresent hardware and software, PSFK Labs’ Power of Chat Debrief reveals that they’re doing quite the opposite when interacting with brands. In fact, consumers are using modes of communication once reserved for family and friends to this end.
PSFK, in partnership with HP Matter, speaks to Mike Karnjanaprakorn, CEO and co-founder of Skillshare, to understand the impact of digital on the way people learn
Innovation is the new currency in today’s Idea Economy. In recognition of the leaders who are disrupting our tech-driven world, the editors at thought leadership site PSFK.com partnered with HP Matter to create the Innovators Index, a roster of digital pioneers making a global impact.This week we’ve featured Mike Karnjanaprakorn for delivering affordable education to the creative community.
Bad Wi-Fi Connection? At the First World Problem Store there's a pill for that
Bad Wi-Fi connection? At the First World Problem Store, there’s a pill for that. Never know what to wear? Yep, also covered. And the money you spend to ease your first world ailments is donated to solve a real problem: the fact that 22 million people are living with AIDS without access to vital medication. It’s all part of a brilliant fundraising campaign designed by the creative firm, Sue Amsterdam for the Dutch AIDS Foundation.
The Chuck Taylor All Star II features a number of improvements, including a Lunarlon sockliner for more cushioning and support
Converse is introducing the all-new Chuck Taylor All Star II this month, which utilizes Nike technology for a more comfortable and durable sneaker.
PSFK toured MakerBot's new 170,000 square foot MakerBot facility, one of the most advanced factories in New York City and in the global 3D printing industry
MakerBot has doubled its production capacity with a brand-new plant in Brooklyn that’s been redesigned to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of its 3D printers.
One Good Deed Today is a multi-function retail space that sees the good in wanting things
One Good Deed Today (OGDT) is unlike the regular brick-and-mortar store. It houses a recording studio, a coffee shop serving beans from Berlin and boasts shelves with products that ascribe to a general do-gooding vision.
PSFK in partnership with HP Matter speaks to Peter Semmelhack, founder and CEO of Bug Labs, about creating tools for the next generation of makers and how that will impact the technology space
Innovation is the new currency in today’s Idea Economy. In recognition of the leaders who are disrupting our tech-driven world, the editors at thought leadership site PSFK.com partnered with HP Matter to create the Innovators Index, a roster of digital pioneers making a global impact. This week we’ve featured Peter Semmelhack for designing open source tools that empower the next generation of innovators.
PSFK is hiring an Editorial intern for its New York City office
We are looking for a motivated intern who wants to work alongside us in New York City for eight weeks and learn as they deliver.
PSFK Labs releases overview presentation of trends and use cases of the industry-friendly emerging technology
PSFK Labs has followed along the evolutions overtaking virtual reality (VR) closely, from experiencing innovations in content creation to engaging experts about its integration in unorthodox markets. The Virtual Reality Debrief, now available on SlideShare, provides readers with a look into VR’s key themes and trends, with insights into the transformational technology across industries.
New visual means for communication are raising awareness for social stigmas
Visual language predates the written word and has trumped text communication since its inception. Thousands of years after engraving animal shapes on cave walls, we are returning to a time of image-based communications. Where cavemen had engravings and Egyptians hieroglyphics, the smartphone generation uses emojis, bitmojis and GIFs to successfully connect and communicate. One miniature, graphic image can represent a medley of situations, capturing an emotion, physical state or current location.
Portugese entrepreneur Aldric Négrier spreads awareness on a “pet” cause
Whether it’s impassioned posts on Facebook or the Twitter-fueled revolutions of the Arab Spring, technology and activism often go hand-in-hand. Aldric Négrier is pushing boundaries in both fields by harnessing a transformative technology to make a provocative point. He has designed a small plastic symbol—a tombstone with a cross—that animal rights activists can 3D print and place in the meat aisles of supermarkets or anywhere else one might find dead animals.
PSFK in partnership with HP Matter speak to Katie Salen Tekinbas, Director of Research and Design at the Institute of Play, about why dissenting perspectives enable the best collaborations
Innovation is the new currency in today’s Idea Economy. In recognition of the leaders who are disrupting our tech-driven world, the editors at thought leadership site PSFK.com partnered with HP Matter to create the Innovators Index, a roster of digital pioneers making a global impact. This week we’ve featured Katie Salen Tekinbas for her efforts to bring game design into the classroom.