Brand Activation & Immersion 13 Brands Working To Break The Glass Ceiling For Women

From Target and Macy's to Yelp and Spotify, PSFK has identified the companies making strides for women through innovative programs, resources and advocacy

Retail Review-Authenticating Platform Helps Online Retailers Build Shopper Trust

Backed by artificial intelligence, the ecommerce tool Fakespot analyzes customer reviews to help online shoppers make more accurately informed purchase decisions as well as foster retailer-customer trust

Automotive Buick Drivers Can Make Yelp Reservations Straight From Their Dashboard

In an industry first, auto brand Buick is incorporating Yelp into its in-car infotainment system, allowing customers to book a table at thousands of restaurants while they drive

Cafe & Restaurant Hyperlocal News App Teams Up With Yelp To Provide Viewers Restaurant Reviews

Local Now is tapping into the website's wealth of content to round out its customized offerings and help users make dining decisions

Loyalty & Membership Google's Mobile App Connects Communities In India Through Local Knowledge

Neighbourly is an app aimed at providing access to local information between residents of the same community, fostering a trustworthy and easy-to-access source of insights and recommendations as well as extending Google's reach

Delivery & Logistics Retailers Are Delivering Easier Access To Products Through Seamless Pickup

PSFK researchers look how brands are investing in ways to give customers more options to pick up their orders

Cafe & Restaurant Find Restaurant Recommendations Based On Decibel Levels

An app lets city dwellers rate restaurants and other spots based on how noisy they are

Advertising How AI Selects The Tastiest-Looking Food Photos For Yelp

Yelp implemented computer vision and machine learning techniques to bring the most appealing photos to the top of the page

Work Coworkers And Colleagues Can Now Rate Each Other's Work Performance

Completed is a new platform that allows people to rate their coworkers on their performance in the hopes of providing constructive feedback

Retail Book Appointments With Your Favorite Businesses Through Instagram

The photo-sharing platform will soon be rolling out a new feature that lets users interact in a way that's more desirable than a 'like' or a 'follow'

Dating Startup Leverages Spotify And Yelp Preferences To Make The Perfect Match

Coffee Meets Bagel recently released Mixtape and DateSpots, two new services that help people pick the right spot and activity for their date

Food & Beverage Yelp's New 'Yelfie' Feature Lets Diners Take Selfies

The update is designed to encourage people to attach a selfie when they share their experiences

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Chef-Curated Guides Make Dining Out A Breeze

Get an inside look of the culinary industry with tips on where and what to eat

Technology Airbnb Is Testing Out Its Own Travel Guide

A stand-alone app expands beyond the home-sharing service to include personalized recommendations and tours by hosts