Giovanni Tomarchio

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Improving the Dining Experience Through Preference Algorithms

05 Jun 2014<p><i>Guest post by Alex Lorton, co-founder, Cater2.me.</i> <i>The views expressed here are solely those of the author and do not reflect the views of</i> …

Future of Dining: Less Transactional, More Personal | Food+Tech Connect

06 Jun 2014<p><i>Guest post by Mark Egerman, co-founder, Cover.</i> <i>The views expressed here are solely those of the author and do not reflect the views of</i> …

Try gourmet food from other cultures with this new subscription service

You don’t have to travel overseas to enjoy delicacies from other cultures (unless you want to) thanks to New York’s latest subscription service Try …

Foodies

5 Must-Have Apps for Foodies

<i>By Chantal Bechervaise</i><p>Are you a <i>foodie</i>? If you consider trying out new food a hobby and have more pictures of food on your phone than you do of family …

Internet: in mobilità il re è il contesto, non più il contenuto - Wired

Vent’anni fa, 19 per essere precisi, un giovane Bill Gates sentenziava in un saggio che il ‘contenuto è il re’ (<i>content is the king</i>). L’allora numero …

Chat App Line Experiments with Commerce in Asia

Line is not just a messaging app. At the same time as it confirmed that it is applying for a long-rumored IPO, that could value it at $10 billion, an app called Line Shop has surfaced in Thailand which speaks of its e-commerce ambitions.<p>The company’s previous commerce-led pilots have included flash …

Captora Raises $22M To Help Marketers Increase Their Reach

Captora, a company led by former Marketo and SuccessFactors executive Paul Albright, announced today that it has raised $22 million in Series B funding.<p>Albright said he co-founded the company to address some of the challenges he faced in his previous roles, where as chief revenue officer (at …

Publishing your first app in the Play Store: what you need to know

The easiest way to distribute an Android app is via the Google Play store. It isn’t the only distribution method, but it is the simplest way to reach millions of potential users. Publishing your first app in the Play Store isn’t hard, with a few tips and pointers you can have your app ready for …

Apps

5 Innovations That Will Transform India in the Next 5 Years

MUMBAI, India — Following the United States and China, India is the world’s third largest Internet population. The country is projected to be home to …

Foodini is a 3D printer for everything from burgers to gnocchi

Who wants a 3D printer for just candy when you can have one that prints a five-course dinner instead? That's the idea behind Foodini, a new 3D printer that takes fresh ingredients and turns them into a culinary masterpiece. The device can do things like make custom ravioli, your own unique crackers …

Startup pitch: Trekkel strives for travel planning simplicity

Trekkel is a new travel startup iterating on the travel planning process through curation, personalization and intelligent day planning.<p>This …

Profit

The Many Forms of Transaction in the Collaborative Economy | Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Digital Business

Above Image: An advanced view of the Collaborative Economy Value Chain in an ‘exploded’ view. This exclusive image, which was <i>not</i> included in the …

The Collaborative Economy Is Exploding, And Brands That Ignore It Are Out Of Luck

Rides, houses, power tools: You can share almost anything today, and the number of people sharing is growing every day. If you’re a company that only sells to consumers and doesn’t help them share, you may want to rethink your plans.<p>The so-called “collaborative economy” is gaining steam, as people …

Crowdsourcing

Image Search Engine Will Find Coveted Fashion Items Online

Available to Premium &<br>Purple Members<p>PSFK’s CXI 2018 conference brings to life key trends in customer experience through talks and activations by …

Amazon launches pilot program selling 3D printed items, teams with 3DLT

Mar.6, 2014<p>Seattle-based e-commerce giant Amazon has launched a new pilot program selling 3D printed consumer goods. 3DLT, a platform for 3D Printing …

3D Printing

Con InAir l'ologramma arriva in tv

Stai guardando un documentario sull'Alaska o le notizie sulla CNN e vuoi avere maggiori informazioni su alcuni luoghi o sulla news appena passata. …

Shopify Examines Social ROI For Commerce Sites, Finds Facebook Dominates But Reddit Is Growing

Shopify has compiled data from its platform merchants to determine how much value commerce sites get from social media engagement, and put the results into a massive infographic. If, like me, you find infographics tedious and antithetical to meaningful analysis, then you’ll be happy to see I pulled …

Startup pitch: EatWith unites travelers around shared food experiences

Collaborative consumption has been a buzzword since Airbnb exploded in popularity alongside other services, such as Zipcar and Uber, that re-think …

Hospitality

Startup pitch: Cruise.me wants to crack the online cruise experience

Cruise.me was devised to take the pain out of booking a cruise online.<p>The five founders recognised that most online cruise sites are modeled on …

Google gives travel industry a boost with launch of Gallery system

Google has created a system to allow third parties to place data (be it an interactive map or a static image map) on Google Maps and make it …

Google Maps

DIY 3D chocolate printer at home

Feb.23, 2014<p>Chocolate is an interesting and challenging material to work with because it requires accurate control of viscosity and temperature …

3D Printing

HEMA becomes first major Dutch retailer to sell 3D-printed jewelry

Feb.25, 2014<p>Dutch retail chain HEMA has taken a step into the 3D printed jewelry market by adding 3D printed products to its online catalog. HEMA …

3D Printing

The Trailer of your Trip

<i>La piattaforma dedicata alla promozione turistica che ti permette di guardare l’anteprima del tuo viaggio.</i><p>Stai programmando una vacanza? Cerchi un …

Shutterstock rivela i design trends del 2014

Molti di noi ogni giorno sono alla ricerca di immagini, icone, fonts, tools che arricchiscano la struttura e i contenuti di un nostro progetto …

Si parla tanto di condivisione, ma chi condivide davvero?

Il termine “<b>condivide et impera</b>” è di certo una della cose migliori partorite dal mio cervello (e adesso <b>anche un libro</b>), se non l’unica. Cosa …

Trover opens up image bank with drop-in widgets for travel blogs

Travel photos a core component of Trover‘s community of travelers, as the so-called “trovers” roam the world and share their findings. The company …

Widgets

10 Unique Laptop Bags for the Fashionable Techie

If, like many of us, your laptop is your office, entertainment center and gateway to your social circle, then it deserves a decent wardrobe. We've …

Researchers Are Building a Lie Detector For Twitter

Twitter is great for disseminating information quickly to millions. It's also great for disseminating misinformation. Now a team of European …

Study: devices and technology used on leisure and business trips

Decent sized study – and some interesting factoids – out of mobile manufacturer Nokia looking at what devices travellers (and their kids) use when on …

Internet of Things