Welcome to the opportunity (and challenge) of digital signage


The digital signage industry is at a historic inflection point — declining equipment prices, ubiquitous connectivity, new hardware, and advances in predictive analytics are ushering in a new era in crafting the customer experience. But all that's at risk when the truck hits the road.


Why you should go commercial when you go Android

Anyone who has made technology decisions on digital signage projects has heard, for many years, the argument for choosing commercial display monitors as opposed to consumer TVs. Not surprisingly, that same argument applies when it comes to digital signage players that run the Android operating system.

The digital signage evolution of 'techorating'

Decorating with technology such as digital signage, also known as 'techorating,' is fast becoming a go-to feature of public spaces and commercial interiors.

9 things about digital signage I'd tell myself if I could go back in time

Digital signage expert says if he could go back a decade, he'd tell himself to look out for a few things; anyone looking for a digital signage system today can save themselves a lot of time and trouble by checking them out.

AV is now a strategic tool for business ops

A recent digital signage deployment in the Netherlands illustrates how AV is now a tool that can and should contribute to every aspect of an organization’s work, and of the effectiveness of planning ahead and empowering an organization's IT department to lead the charge.

Digital signage engaging customers in growing foodservice landscape

Customers are putting a high premium on digital signage in the QSR and fast casual spaces, and from the operator perspective, sales results are already proving its value.

JetBlue lands engagement with digital signage 'Wingman'

Digital signage and real-life intersected as JetBlue had New Yorkers dancing in the street and scratching their heads at the truly lifelike interaction from a digital out-of-home engagement.

Digital signage spreading its wings at InfoComm15

This year's InfoComm show Orlando, Florida, will draw nearly 1,000 exhibitors and more than 38,000 attendees from 110-plus countries, and they'll all find the full spectrum of digital signage waiting for them.

5 for 5: May's top digital signage headlines

It's time for a look back at the most-read articles and blog posts on Digital Signage Today in May, recapping the biggest news headlines of the month.

Iconic Marilyn Monroe 'skirt' scene re-created in the NYC Subway

Perhaps Monroe's most iconic image, her skirt blowing in the updraft from subway trains blowing up through a sidewalk grating, has been re-created on digital signage, this time down in the subway system and reacting in real-time to incoming subway trains.

Digital signage serves up more than menu boards

Taking a peek behind the panel at multifunctional digital menu boards.

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NBA's Orlando Magic deploys hybrid IPTV, digital signage solution

VITEC, a worldwide provider of advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, recently announced that the NBA's Orlando Magic have installed its IPTV Sports Venue Solution which includes the EZ TV IPTV middleware, HD Blade Encoders and VITEC's IPTV set-top-boxes at Amway Center, the team's home arena.

Seating solutions company deploys employee-facing digital signage

Hussey Seating, a 180-year-old, sixth-generation family-owned seating solutions company, has commissioned Mvix to provide a digital signage solution to enhance employee engagement, Mvix has announced.

Creative Realities completes Conexus World acquisition, names new CEO

Marketing technologies solutions provider Creative Realities has completed the acquisition of digital signage installation and services provider ConeXus World Global LLC.

Alabama hospital checks in digital signage

Aceso, a provider of patient-engagement solutions for health care, announced the implementation of its suite of patient-centric products including digital signage at Grandview Medical Center, which it says is 'one of the most technologically advanced hospitals in the country.'

Wisconsin manufacturing firm deploys corporate comms digital signage

Manufacturing firm Nekoosa Holdings Inc. has installed a corporate communications digital signage display system from Industrial Television Services throughout its three-building manufacturing facilities, according to an announcement from ITS.

Digital signage video wall selling high-rise condos in Miami

Planar Systems Inc. has announced that the developers of the Paramount Miami Worldcenter have chosen Planar's Clarity Matrix LCD Video Wall System to help market the luxury condominiums to future buyers.

NanoLumens lights up CenturyLink R&D center with NanoWrap

Pillars in the building's three-story atrium lobby sport a custom NanoWrap solution that plays full-motion video bright enough to withstand the ambient light of midday.

The Home Depot Mexico does DIY with digital signage

The Home Depot Mexico, with 115 stores across the country, is using digital signage to strengthen branding around its "Do More" do-it-yourself campaign that encourages shoppers to take charge of home projects, according to an announcement from Swiss digital signage software provider Navori SA.

Digital Signage Expo opens call for Apex Award nominations

The Digital Signage Expo trade show focusing on digital displays, interactive technology solutions and digital out-of-home networks, is now accepting nominations for its 13th annual Apex Awards.

Cleveland library rocks interactive digital signage video wall

The Cleveland Digital Public Library has deployed Christie LCD flat panels and a Christie Interactivity Kit to transform how visitors learn about Cleveland, its history and its people, according to an announcement from digital signage solutions provider Christie.

Bell Helicopter HQ lands digital signage video wall

A digital signage video wall is welcoming visitors to the new headquarters of Bell Helicopter in Fort Worth, Texas, according to an announcement from German display provider eyevis.

Almo fall E4 AV tour focuses on hands-on, digital signage and BYOD

Almo Professional A/V announced it is taking its "Fully Charged" E4 AV Tour to Houston for the first time on Sept. 11 and to the New York Metro area on Oct. 8.

Unilever Thailand cleans up workplace communications with digital signage

Consumer goods company Unilever's Thailand office in Bangkok has implemented digital signage solutions throughout the workplace in order to better communicate and connect with its employees and ensure effective message delivery.

Digital signage scoreboards set for cross-continental soccer exhibition in Mexico

Brookings, South Dakota-based Daktronics, working in conjunction with Mexican partner Pantallas Publitronics, has provided two new LED video displays for Estadio BBVA Bancomer, home of soccer team C.F. Monterrey in Monterrey, Mexico.

Digital signage experience firm 10net acquires integrator TDW

Digital signage experience firm 10net, with operations out of North Vancouver, British Columbia, in Canada and Enumclaw, Washington, in the U.S., has acquired systems integrator The DataWorks based in Victoria, British Columbia.

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