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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DSA Symposium Round Table: Experts talk digital customer engagement

Four digital signage and in-store merchandising experts talk about the customer engagement challenges facing retailers ahead of this year's event.

Avoiding a digital signage train wreck

More than a few digital signage installations are either a "train wreck" today or are running "off the rails" on their way into the ditch; what throws them off track?

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.

A call to action is essential in digital signage

Including a call to action is the most important part of digital signage content design. And it's not just design, it's strategy.

Coca-Cola and Microsoft, heating up coolers with digital signage

Asia-Pacific beverage bottler Coca-Cola Amatil boosts youth appeal, sales with interactive coolers.

New York high school enrolls digital signage

The digital signage system is integrated with the school's website and pushes information to smartphones and tablets as well as to classroom SMART boards.

Cheesecake Factory adds flavor with digital signage

The popular restaurant chain is rolling out digital signage to decorate 175 of its locations in the U.S. and abroad.

First look: Samsung's latest SOC digital signage displays

Samsung upgrades its assault on the external media player in digital signage with its new D Series displays.

Digital signage powers next-gen vending machines

Multibillion dollar snack multinational rolling out digital signage-powered vending machines.

Real-time data underpins the digital signage success story

A recent report published by Markets & Markets confirmed yet again how quickly digital signage is growing: 8.94 percent CAGR over the next six years. IHS foresees a similar trend, predicting growth between 4.7 percent and 5.6 percent.

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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.

Industry Weapon offering free digital signage 'Content Program' to subscribers

Pittsburgh-based digital signage specialist Industry Weapon is now providing a complimentary Content Program to subscribers who lack the time to create new content for their digital screens on a day-to-day basis. The program pushes fresh media, relevant to their industry, to the signage each day.

Digital signage firms BrightSign, T1Visions land on Inc. 500|5000

Digital signage media player provider BrightSign LLC and touchscreen digital signage software provider T1Visions both announced they have been named to the 2014 Inc. 500|5000 ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.

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.

Digital signage video wall brings USA Pro Challenge bike race to downtown Denver

FirstBank and Mood Media are taking the USA Pro Challenge, one of the biggest bicycle races in the U.S., to the streets of Denver — riding on the bank's digital signage handlebars.

Wireless Ronin finishes mergers, comes out Creative Realities

Creative Realities LLC and Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc. recently announced the successful completion of their merger, which they say results in "one of the largest and most innovative marketing technology solutions companies in the world." Under the terms of the...

AOPEN intros new fanless digital signage media player for rugged and mobile solutions

A new, fanless ultrathin media player was unveiled today by digital signage specialist AOPEN Inc., according to a company announcement.

DC transportation digital signage firm inks its largest real estate deal

Washington, D.C.-based transportation technology provider TransitScreen has signed its largest-ever real estate agreement to provide real-time transportation digital signage displays, the company announced today.

Midwestern movie theater chain ordering up digital menu boards

Wehrenberg Theatres will be installing and employing digital signage software and managed services from Cinema Scene Marketing in each theater's upcoming conversion to digital menu boards, according to an announcement today from Cinema Scene.

Scotland's University of Aberdeen enrolls digital signage video walls

Scotland's University of Aberdeen deployed digital signage video walls to create a visually engaging and immersive education experience in its new library building.

Canadian rollout of smoothie kiosks to feature digital signage

U-Vend has been given exclusive rights for the sale of Arthur's Smoothies in self-service kiosks across Canada, and the kiosks will include a digital signage advertising component, according to a U-Vend press release.

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.

Digital signage firm a finalist for Tech Titan Award in North Texas

The Metroplex Technology Business Council, the largest technology trade organization in Texas, has named digital signage provider Reflect a finalist in the Emerging Company for Innovation category as part of the 14th annual Tech Titans Awards.

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.

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Digital signage promises the ability to reach the right customer in the right place at the right time. Effective content management is a critical part of making that happen.