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Entertainment NBCUniversal Pilots 'ShoppableTV' Feature That Directs Viewers To Ecommerce Sites

Viewers of NBCUniversal's networks like Bravo and NBC Sports can scan QR codes via mobile to shop from advertised brands directly

Advertising Netflix Ventures Into Offline Content With Branded Magazine

Ahead of this year's Emmys, Netflix is launching a 100-page print magazine in promotion of its original programming and talent

Loyalty & Membership Discovery Offers Subscribers Specialty Non-Fiction Video Streaming

Discovery Inc. is expanding its subscription streaming service with BBC non-fiction shows pertaining to food, natural history and more, part of the media company’s strategy to acquire subscribers with specialty content

Fashion & Apparel NBCU Debuts 'Shop With Golf' Online Marketplace For Sports Fans

The mass media company is slated to launch an ecommerce platform for its Golf Channel to enable a new revenue stream targeted at today's digital-first consumers,

Analysis Interview: How Mastercard Is Investing In A Sonic Identity To Immerse Customers In Its Brand

Mastercard chief marketing and communications officer speaks to PSFK about the company's evolution in accordance with consumer behavior, transforming its logo into a sonic-visual experience and dropping its written name to better suit today's retail environments

Gaming & Play Google Launches Stadia, "Game Platform For Everyone"

Google is aiming to disrupt the world of gaming with its own platform that allows anyone to engage in high-end video games without pricey consoles, letting them play from their own devices

Features How Airports Like JFK Are Delighting Travelers With Pre-Boarding Entertainment

From PSFK's Reinvigorating The Airport Experience, here's how four leading airports are investing in tech-based entertainment activations to enliven the pre-boarding experience

Fitness & Sport Interview: How MIRROR Reflects The Future Of Personalized Fitness

PSFK talks to MIRROR founder & CEO, Brynn Putnam, about catering to consumers' need for on-demand, personalized fitness, and how the future of workouts will take place in the home

Brand Activation & Immersion The New York Times Hopes Alexa Skills Will Win Subscribers

The publication continues to digitize its content, linking up with Amazon's voice AI to enable a daily news briefing, weekly quiz and more for Alexa-enabled devices

Food & Beverage Walgreens Digital Cooler Targets Shoppers With Tailored Ads

The in-store cooling sections feature sensors and cameras that will allow for targeted advertising from brands that partner with Walgreens, showing ads in accordance with factors like weather, shopper age and gender, and more

Interview NYRIW Preview: Creative Agency On Helping Brands Sony, Hershey's, CVS, J&J And More Create Media That Captures Consumer Attention

Ahead of speaking at the Retail Tech Strategies for 2019 panel at NYRIW, UM Worldwide EVP and global chief innovation officer, Chad Stoller, shares insights on how DTC brands have cornered the market on consumers' attention by capturing it at its source—on social media—and how other brands can take a page from their book to compete in a digitally and socially driven landscape

Shopper Marketing & Promotion WeWork And National Geographic Offer Customers Retro Internet Cafe-Themed Spaces

Popular WeWork locations in three U.S. cities will transform their settings to help National Geographic promote its new T.V. mini-series centered around the booming '90s tech movement

Technology Netflix Trials A Low-Cost, Mobile-Only Subscription Plan

Netflix is trialling a mobile-only subscription priced at roughly 50% of its typical subscription plan, hoping to sharpen its edge in Asia and other emerging markets where competitors have out-priced the service

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Cartoon Network Brings Its Shows To Life With Themed Hotel

The hotel will serve as complement to Lancaster, PA's Dutch Wonderland Amusement Park, and offer guests the chance to immersive themselves in their favorite animated shows