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Automotive Automotive GPS Platform Waze Is Helping Retailers Anticipate Consumer Needs

The community-driven navigation app launched a proactive shift in strategy that focuses on leveraging data to predict and potentially influence driver needs

Analysis How Brands Like Uber And Microsoft Meet In-Moment Needs With Multimodal Mobility Apps

Detailed in PSFK's Automotive CX Debrief, mobility companies are diversifying their offerings, letting customers switch between options like car sharing, public transportation, bikes and scooters as their needs change

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Airbnb's Navigation Tool Helps Travelers Locate Off-Trail Stays

Geocoding system What3words is teaming up with Airbnb to help its customers hunt down unique or hidden lodges not easily found through other navigation services, like a tent in a Mongolian forest

Post Purchase Service & Support Waze Lets Commuters Earn Money By Offering Carpooling Service

Democratizing rideshare services even further, navigation app Waze is testing out a carpool feature that will let regular people pick up passengers along their commute to work or school and earn commission

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services Alipay Offers Customers An In-App Guide To Oktoberfest In Chinese

To help Chinese customers navigate Munich's Oktoberfest celebration, Alipay launched an in-app guide alongside its payment service, recommending attractions while reducing wait-times to pay

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket AR Helps Chinese Shoppers Better Understand Foreign Brands (And Where To Find Them)

Coolhobo adds augmented reality to grocery retail, with product information, in-store navigation and access to likeminded shopping communities

Store Experience & Design Retailers Can Improve In-Store Navigation With Virtual Positioning Platform

While the computer vision company's new tool can be used to improve how customers navigate stores, it can also create guided tours, AR games and scoreboard videos, elevating the brick-and-mortar experience

Automotive Navigation Service Gives Drivers A Simpler Way To Maneuver The Roads

What3words is partnering with leading automobile manufacturers Mercedes Benz and Land Rover to create a new navigation system involving a three-word address system that makes it easier for customers to get to their desired destinations

Shopper Education & Assistance Cyclists Could Avoid Injury With This Wearable From Ford

Ford continues to broaden its outlook on mobility options for consumers with a smart jacket concept that helps people cycle more confidently and better coexist with cars and pedestrians

Delivery & Logistics Video: Solving The Unaddressable

what3words allows delivery and connected services to reach everyone on Earth

Retail Supermarket Is Developing An App To Map Out Your Shopping

A grocery store in the Netherlands testing out a new wayfinding app that will determine the best route through a shopping list

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Google Is Mapping Out Cities According To Accessibility

Google Maps has added details to help people find wheelchair-accessible routes in several major cities around the world

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Data Integration Platform Looks To Transform Urban Navigation

Coord aims to empower cities to encourage ridesharing and reduce curbside congestion

Design Smart Watch Helps Golfers Improve Their Game With Data

The Garmin Approach X10 watch comes with GPS and data from thousands of golf courses