The 'uberization' of nearly everything is happening all around us and at lightning speed. An app that you use and rely on today may very well be trumped by an even better app the next day. How does a mall landlord ensure that their solutions will provide real value for thier customers and be future proof?Read More
TORONTO, May 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Jibestream, an indoor mapping specialist, announces that they have been chosen by the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) as an innovative technology company that will be showcased in the Innovation Lounge and guest speaking at RECon 2016.Read More
Indoor Mapping specialist Jibestream reports over 250% growth … delivering navigation and wayfinding to over 200 premier Shopping Malls in the past 6 months alone.
Jibestream has been adding clients and expanding globally, including two of the world's largest Shopping Malls portfolios, Veteran Affairs Hospitals and Corporate Campuses. Key to their success has been the development of a powerful indoor mapping engine that clients andpartners can use to enable indoor wayfinding across mobile apps, the web and interactive kiosks.Read More
If you’ve flown through Toronto’s Pearson International Airport recently, you may have noticed interactive kiosks offering directions to gates, washrooms, shops and other facilities.Read More
The way we work is changing. This palpable shift is driven by a generation of digital natives, who favour flexibility over structure; they are self-directing and results-oriented and they are accustomed to using consumer-oriented applications to get the job done.
While they don’t mind putting in the hours, they don’t see the need to be at work at the same time everyday, work at the same desk every day, or work in the same country as their employer. In fact, these talented individuals seek the freedom to pursue a variety of activities during the workday, hence the growing trend toward freelancing – according to Forbes an estimated 34% of the U.S. workforce is already freelancing.Read More
Traditionally, hospital wayfinding has relied heavily on colour and symbolism, flooring and ceiling cues, easily identifiable landmarks, and static maps and signs. But today, this is no longer good enough, particularly since most hospitals that undergo renovation and expansion often fail to properly update their wayfinding program. As a result, patients and visitors struggle to traverse the maze of the modern medical complex. For sick patients, navigating a building that has unclear or ambiguous signage leaves them feeling lost, scared and frustrated. Naturally, they turn to hospital staff for assistance; however, staff are already stretched to their limit in an environment where timeliness is critical to delivering quality care.Read More
Online clothing retailer Frank & Oak and wayfinding software firm Jibestream were dubbed Canada’s most innovative companies by an audience of more than 500 investors, entrepreneurs, and business analysts in Toronto yesterday.Read More