Lottery firm buys digital signage ticket

The National Lottery of Mauritius is using Signagelive's cloud-based software platform to display dynamically updated content, including lottery jackpots and, earlier this year, FIFA World Cup TV feeds in different locations as part of nationwide project to update its advertising processes.

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Is lost in the cloud the right place for digital signage?

A display expert offers his thoughts on the downside of cloud-based digital signage. Let us know if you agree or disagree.

No more apples: Health care digital signage keeps doctors close

Health care mHealth solutions won't be fully effective until integrated with digital place-based networks, and vice versa.

BI: A transition from buyer to seller

Everyone seemed back to normal this week after wading through the typical muck of non-news and specious claims of dominance associated with an big events like ISE and the Digital Signage Expo. And then on Thursday, some real news came out that Wireless Ronin plans to merge with Broadcast International, with Ronin being the surviving entity.

McDonald's UK getting a taste of digital signage

The quick-service behemoth is expanding its in-store digital signage deployments in restaurants across the U.K.

The top 10 digital screen media trends for 2014, Pt. II

Our year-end coverage for 2013 and look ahead at 2014 begins with Kelsen's sixth annual trends predictions piece.

Tech trends opening doors for digital signage

Seismic shifts in technology adoption are fueling big opportunities for digital signage.

New Google tool could have a deep impact on digital signage

Just a few days ago, Google released the beta version of its new "Web Designer" tool for authoring online ads in HTML5. Like most tools released by Google, it is available free of charge. Our staff gave it a quick spin and it didn't take long before we were able to come up with beautiful graphics enriched with 3D animation.

4 ways interactive touchscreens boost office productivity (Commentary)

Take a look at how interactive digital signage can increase productivity in the workplace.

DSE13 Roundup: Another 'Godzilla' crashing digital signage party

Another global tech brand enters the market; an old mainstay says it's here to stay; and new technology abounds.

The sky is the limit!

Digital Signage is interactive, mobile, cloud-ready and video-enabled. In short, it supports most of the major consumer technologies, as well as the majority of the popular online tools.

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StrandVison adds 'People' pages to digital signage mix

Menomonie, Wisconsin-based StrandVision Digital Signage today introduced an enhanced "People" database import capability to enable its subscribers to easily add and edit pages that feature employees, associates, members and visitors.

Vending kiosk micromarkets get a taste of digital menu boards

Automated food-service merchandiser Sheehan Brothers Vending has picked Mvix digital signage menu boards for its new Micromarkets (a.k.a. Contemporary Cafes) service, according to an announcement from Mvix.

StrandVision intros feature to highlight new content

StrandVision Digital Signage has introduced a visitor and employee communication enhancement that highlights new pages and updates to existing pages with color-coded borders in order to alert viewers that new digital signage content is being displayed, the company announced.

Agence France-Presse inks digital signage content deal

Agence France-Presse, the global news agency, and Valota Ltd., an intelligent visual communication company focusing on digital signage content as a service, announced a partnership agreement giving Valota access to AFP's news content.

Halifax, Nova Scotia, standardizes digital signage

Atlantic Canada's biggest city has begun standardizing the delivery of digital signage and place-based media across the region, using ScreenScape Networks for its publishing and management platform.

Saudi banks checking out digital signage

Saudi Arabia-based technology company 4C Solutions Ltd. has selected BroadSign International LLC's cloud-based digital signage software to power its network coverage of banks in Saudi Arabia, according to an announcement from the companies.

Maryland fine arts museum informs visitors with digital signage

Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, in Hagerstown, Maryland, has deployed touchscreen digital signage to inform and engage with museum-goers in the museum's front lobby and in its new Singer Memorial Gallery, according to an announcement from digital signage provider...

Siemens UK deploys digital signage for corporate communications

Global engineering and technology services company Siemens has implemented digital signage throughout a number of U.K. offices to improve the delivery of their internal communications, according to an announcement from U.K.

Tampa ministry group deploys digital signage for campus communications

Tampa, Florida's Metropolitan Ministries recently deployed digital signage to communicate with volunteers, staff and clientele at its community outreach facility, thanks to donated digital media software services, Android-based media players and network installation from Wondersign, a provider of cloud-based digital...

StrandVision adds trivia to its digital signage feeds

StrandVision Digital Signage today announced that it is adding a new, no-cost, trivia library to its electronic signage offerings. The trivia is organized by topics, such as sports, food, animals, plants, hobbies and randomly presented as either "factoid" statements and/or...

UK's Eclipse upgrades its cloud-based signage software

U.K. based digital signage company Eclipse Digital Media has announced the release of the latest version of its cloud-based digital signage platform, embed signage. The latest version of embed software provides users the ability to push any resolution and orientation...

Digital signage firms integrate audience measurement and CMS solutions

Cenique, a developer and supplier of Android-based digital signage solutions, and DISE, a developer of software for digital signage, have announced the integration of Cenique's IntelliSense Audience Measurement technology with DISE's digital signage software solution. Cenique's analytics solution, called IntelliSense1.0,...

'World's first' HTML5 computing platform taking a run at digital signage

Tennessee-based Uboxu LLC is launching what it is calling "the world's first HTML5 computing platform," aimed at "enabling the world’s 5 million Web developers to create business software using standard Web code" -- and is taking a run at the...

BroadSign inks digital signage content deal with France's BlueFox SA

Cloud-based digital signage software provider BroadSign International LLC today announced a content partnership with BlueFox SA. Headquartered in France, BlueFox provides rights-cleared premium content for digital out-of-home and digital place-based media globally, according to the announcement. “As BroadSign’s digital signage...

StrandVision Digital Signage amps up live Web page capabilities

StrandVision Digital Signage today announced that it is adding a new way to source material for its electronic signage customers. It has developed a method to capture Web page content from the Internet and intranets, automatically format it to electronic...

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Cloud-Based digital signage offers several impressive benefits, from reducing on-premises infrastructure and CAPEX to fast and easy scalability to third-party management and security of cloud-based apps. The cloud is quickly becoming home to more and more varieties of technology solutions, including digital signage software.