16 APR 2014 / PLAY
CASUAL ENCOUNTERS
New smartphone games are going viral
15 APR 2014 / PLAY
HAVE DEAL, WILL TRAVEL
New digital tools identify the best travel deals
11 APR 2014 / PLAY
GET YOUR GAME ON
Board game cafés serve analog fun
1 APR 2014 / PLAY
STEER CLEAR
New apps help users avoid social media connections
26 MAR 2014 / PLAY
THE ARTIST’S WAY
Creative minds are seeking specialty inspiration guides
27 FEB 2014 / PLAY
GOOD VIBES
Concept products read and respond to users’ moods
4 FEB 2014 / PLAY
A TEST OF CHARACTER
New games teach players about typography
23 JAN 2014 / PLAY
SIMPLE CIRCUITS
New tools help users learn circuitry basics
15 JAN 2014 / PLAY
SHUFFLING THE DECK
Shuffleboard finds younger audiences
7 JAN 2014 / PLAY
MATCH POINT
New matchmaking apps expand the mobile dating scene
16 DEC 2013 / PLAY
UPPER HAND
Creative hand dancing and puppetry invades popular culture
10 DEC 2013 / PLAY
NO PAIN, NO GAIN
Marketers exchange rewards for exercise
9 DEC 2013 / PLAY
LAB LIFE
Inquisitive minds flock to citizen science projects
3 DEC 2013 / PLAY
TO A TEE
Smart shirts keep tabs on physical activity
26 NOV 2013 / PLAY
EVENT PLANNERS
New apps recommend nearby nightlife and cultural happenings
21 NOV 2013 / PLAY
TRIP APP-VISOR
New mobile tools make travel planning more intuitive
19 NOV 2013 / PLAY
BOLD SWEAT
Non-traditional exercise options take off
12 NOV 2013 / PLAY
WELL-TRAVELED
Marketers provide immersive virtual getaways
22 OCT 2013 / PLAY
SWING-SONG
Interactive swing sets turn movement into music
4 OCT 2013 / PLAY
FIRST FRIDAYS: REBECCA ROSENFELT, GROWTH AND MARKET STRATEGY AT AIRBNB
Q+A with the travel community’s insights specialist
23 SEP 2013 / PLAY
TIGHT FIT
Fitness studios pair exercise with drinking
28 AUG 2013 / PLAY
TAKE A WALK
Walking grows in import and intensity
5 AUG 2013 / PLAY
FUNNY GAMES
A resurgence of party games energizes live social gatherings
30 JUL 2013 / PLAY
PUMPED UP KICKS
Innovations advance the technology of running shoes
23 JUL 2013 / PLAY
HEAD GAMES
New devices reveal the extent of athletes’ head injuries
12 JUL 2013 / PLAY
FIRST FRIDAYS: RUZWANA BASHIR, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO OF PEEK.COM
Q+A with the globetrotter who’s shaking up the travel industry
10 JUL 2013 / PLAY
MIXING BUSINESS WITH PLEASURE
Conference culture is changing for a new generation
2 JUL 2013 / PLAY
LOVE (HARDLY) HURTS
New dating apps take rejection out of the equation
17 JUN 2013 / PLAY
E3 2013
Highlights from last week’s annual Electronic Entertainment Expo
13 JUN 2013 / PLAY
WHAT’S BREWING
New digital tools direct drinkers to their beer of choice