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Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Passengers Can Now Earn Airline Miles For Sharing Their Location Data

The Frequent Flyer app measures background data and gives travelers points that can be exchanged for tickets with participating airlines

Design Wifi Street Signs Change Direction And Info In Real Time [Video]

Updating arrows rotate and display information in using the cloud.

Advertising Work-Related Reward Points Exchanged For iPads & Prizes

YouEarnedIt lets co-workers reward each other with points than can be redeemed for prizes.

Home Piers Fawkes: Nike Thinks I'm The Athlete I'm Not

The tracking accuracy on new Nike Fuel band is suspect and the brand's view of health is naive.

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 GPS Powered Fitness Games Use Social Motivation As Impetus [Future Of Gaming]

Pulswatch has created a GPS powered wearable smart sensor that allows users to set fitness goals, track their workouts and challenge one another to one of four interactive running games which spur continued exercise.

Advertising Brand Experts Earn Rewards For Sharing Recommendations [Future Of Gaming]

Needle is an online platform that enables companies to identify product experts who can deliver powerful, one-on-one product recommendations on a brand’s behalf.

Gaming & Play Wearable Smart Meter Rewards Fitness Activities With Redeemable Points [Future Of Gaming]

Zamzee is a start-up that has created an online platform rewarding users for different forms of movement using data collected from a wearable smart meter.

Innovation Company Uses Gaming To Teach The World To Code [Future of Gaming]

PSFK discuss the Future of Gaming with the founders of Codecademy, a company that has developed a new way to teach people programming.

Design Comic Store Takes In Used Graphic Novels To Start A Community Library

Mission Comics and Art in San Francisco has come up with a way for its community to share graphic novels.

Luxury American Express Introduces Social Capital To Digital Media Backchannels

The natural inclination to share has been harnessed by American Express in their latest Customer Rewards campaign.