augmented reality

Analysis How Developers Are Using AR To Encourage Interactive Gaming

Augmented gameplay takes live video from phone cameras and transforms it into immersive worlds that drive social, in-person gameplay with AR avatars and enemies

Brand Activation & Immersion PSFK Research Paper Launch: The New Virtual Reality Retail Experience

Here's how leaders from all industry verticals are using virtual reality to upgrade the overall shopping experience, providing customers with immersive and multisensory access to the brand like never before

Entertainment PSFK Research Paper Launch: Innovating The Digital Gaming Ecosystem

Here's how the video game industry is looking to the world of entertainment for inspiration, taking cues from streaming platforms and innovative technologies to present more accessible, engaging and immersive gaming experiences

Features How Retailers Like KIND Are Harnessing AR To Simplify Shopping

Thanks to brands like Macy's and Sephora, shoppers can use augmented reality to find out exactly what they're buying, even before they purchase a product

Beauty L'Oreal's ModiFace Brings Virtual Makeup Trial To Amazon Mobile Shoppers

In an exclusive with PSFK, the CEO of ModiFace speaks to the power of the beauty x tech co's proprietary artificial intelligence and AR simulation to enhance digital discovery and boost shopper confidence—at scale

Design From Sotheby's To Zillow, Real Estate Companies Are Making Homebuying Immersive With Remote Touring

Here's how four retailers have leveraged mixed reality technology to let customers immerse themselves within a potential new home without ever leaving the couch

Home PSFK Research Paper Launch: Digitizing The Homebuying, Browsing & Mortgage Experience

Our latest research paper presents trends in home buying and the real estate industry, with a bent toward the primary homebuying demographic: millennials

Packaging & Product Engagement Shoppers Can Scan Vegan Beauty Co's Packaging For AR Displays

Lime Crime's mobile platform features augmented reality entertainment, letting customers scan its product packaging and in-store displays for interactive experiences

Fashion & Apparel How Brands Like Macy's Are Making The Shopper Journey Interactive With Augmented Engagement

From PSFK's Reinventing Retail Through Experience-First Shopping report, here's how four brands are leveraging mixed reality technology to engage customers at every touchpoint

Fitness & Sport Nike's One-Day Snapchat Release Gives World Cup Fans Exclusive Merch Access

Nike created a one-day-only Snapchat filter that let consumers virtually try on and swipe to purchase jerseys for the U.S. Women's Soccer team

Gaming & Play How Platforms Like Microsoft Xbox Are Engaging Gamers With Monthly Subscriptions

From Apple to Xbox, leading gaming names are meeting today's consumer demand for flexibility with subscription options that provide benefits like all-access, ad-free experiences

Advertising Retailers Can Employ Mobile Camera Tool To Gauge Consumers' Emotional Responses

Turning consumers' phone and computer cameras into a shopping tool, NexTech's AI uses facial recognition and anlysis to assess shoppers' reactions and urge them to purchase or suggests similar items

Loyalty & Membership From PSFK's Shopper Data Debrief: Key Levers To Build Trust Around Shopper Data Exchange

PSFK breaks down how brands and retailers can gain trust and build loyalty by creating a two-way data exchange with their customers

Health How Cannabis Retailers Like Namaste Technologies Are Leveraging Digital-First Strategies

These four brands are using a tech-driven approach to make cannabis products, services and information more accessible and personalized for consumers