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Home China Issues QR Code Badges to Seniors to Help Them Get Home

Clever way to help the elderly if they get lost while out walking on their own

Advertising Marketers 'Gamify' Brand Loyalty Rewarding Online Engagement [Future Of Gaming]

Crowdtap is a web-based network that enables marketers to connect with their most engaged consumers online and reward them with VIP access for active participation.

Gaming & Play Content Curators Compete In Game-Like Forum While Making Newsroom Contributions [Future Of Gaming]

Digg Newsrooms is a new channel introduced by the online content curator that uses both rewards and status as incentive for experts to help curate its topical channels.

Technology App Turns Healthy Eating Into An Interactive Competition [Future Of Gaming]

Foodzy is an Amsterdam-based start-up that has created an online platform allowing players to earn rewards and compete with others around healthy eating habits, while gaining insight into how to lose weight and live better lives.

Gaming & Play Web Platform Unlocks Prospective Career And Learning Opportunities [Future Of Gaming]

The Open Badges infrastructure offers a web platform for unlocking new career and learning opportunities by making it easy to issue, earn and display various skill badges across the web.

Innovation Online Tutorial Leverages Gaming To Introduce The World To Code [Future Of Gaming]

Code Academy is a web-based, interactive programming tutorial that incorporates gaming elements like points and trophies into its users' profiles which are then visible to friends.

Technology Children Utilize Gaming Platform To Tackle Humanitarian Challenges [Future Of Gaming]

KooDooZ is a social network that empowers children to tackle humanitarian challenges, gain service credit and earn both rewards and recognition for their efforts.

Design Game Empowers Consumers With The Environmental Impact Of Their Decisions [Future Of Gaming]

Sprout provides consumers with the tools to visualize the power and environmental impact of their decisions.

Retail Zappos Founder Launches Incentivized Social Start Up

RNKD or "ranked" allows shoppers to get rewards to use towards future purchases by sharing what they've bought.

Advertising NHL Team "Gamifies" Website To Reward True Fans

The Los Angeles Kings is the first professional sports team to offer rewards and exclusive content for interacting with the brand online.

Gaming & Play Foursquare Adds More Schools To Their University Program

Building off last years success, Foursquare is participating with more schools to help students navigate their campus

Innovation Foodzy: New Social Network Awards Badges For Healthy Eating

Want or need to eat healthier? Now you can compare your eating habits to friends' on this latest iteration of a social network.

Work Foursquare's Growth In Southeast Asia

The geo-social platform attracts loyal users in 4 major Asian markets.

Luxury Virgin America On Why It Socialized SFO

Virgin America speaks to PSFK on how it overlaid social media elements like Facebook and Foursquare to reinvent its airport experience in San Francisco.