Before, during and after people physically engage with screens, there are visual interactions that can hold the key to personalizing the experience while maximizing the effectiveness and ROI of the deployment.
Much as Amazon's services have raised customers' expectations, the display industry also is at the precipice of change, as advances enable organizations to think more creatively about how to apply digital signage tools to meet business objectives, the CEO of NEC Display says in this commentary piece.
It's time for a look back at the most-read articles and blog posts on Digital Signage Today in July, recapping the biggest news headlines of the month.
The City of Toronto is piloting a digital signage project aimed at better informing residents and visitors about the city's mass transit options, helping to reduce the city's carbon footprint and to get people around the city, and City Hall, more efficiently.
Generations Y and Z aren't interested in a rigid, produced brand experiences. They're 'the DIY generation,' and they want to do it themselves. So let them, and let digital signage and interactive technologies help.
From an Under Armour installation that tests athletic ability to a Warby Parker photo booth experience, interactive customer experience was the order of the day at the inaugural Interactive Customer Experience Summit, held June 28-30 at the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower.
Digital signage allows retailers to connect with and interact with consumers their way, by providing relevant, personalized and engaging experiences to consumers through the simple point of touch.
Digital signage touch and gesture technologies have changed the gamification trend as users can interact with content using their hands and fingers, or even their whole bodies, and easily be drawn into the activity.
ICX Summit keynote looks at how digital signage and other in-store technologies can bring online 'social proof' into the brick-and-mortar experience.
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People are no longer viewers of digital signage, they're participants. The ability of the viewer to self-navigate signage content ensures a highly personalized experience, creating a vital touchpoint between proprietor and customer.
Cima NanoTech announced it has entered into a joint venture with Foxconn to deliver what it's calling 'the industry's first cost-competitive, projected capacitive (pro-cap) solution' for large-format touchscreen displays.
Global electronics manufacturer AOPEN announced the launch of its new ultra-slim Chromebase Commercial for digital signage, kiosk and POS systems.
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.
London-based keypad developer Storm Interface has announced the release of a new keypad kiosk peripheral designed to aid visually impaired users.
Digital experience firm Acquire Digital today announced the release of its new multitouch digital signage solution, designed to give tech neophyte end-users the ability to create dynamic and interactive experiences.
Christie and AVI Systems teamed up to create a movable four-unit-by-one-unit LCD interactive digital signage display wall at the University of Nebraska Omaha, according to an announcement from Christie.
Semiconductor solutions company Microsemi Corp. has partnered with IP design house Mikroprojekt to roll out a human-machine-interface kit for touchscreen displays.
Brightbox Inc., a global platform provider of networked mobile device recharging and engagement solutions, announced it teamed with Panasonic to keep the throngs attending this past weekend's VidCon 2015 charged and engaged.
IntuiLab, provider of IntuiFace, a no-coding interactive experience creation platform, has announced the availability of IntuiFace Version 5.0, aimed at creating interactive touch-first content without needing specific coding or HTML5 markup skills, the company said.
Touch technology supplier Elo Touch Solutions and European digital signage software provider Grassfish are partnering to serve what the companies are calling "the paradigm shift in the demand for interactive digital signage in key sectors such as retail, corporate, banking, hospitality, government and transport."
Pro Display recently partnered with wonderMakr to roll out digital signage smile booth kiosks that rewarded Air Miles Canada fliers with prizes for giving their best smiles.
Zytronic, a developer and manufacturer of projected capacitive touchscreen solutions, announced it has supported Videofonika in the creation of its latest touchscreen solution, the @TABLE.
Elo Touch Solutions, the company that claims to be the "original inventors of the touchscreen," has introduced the Elo Interactive touchscreen digital signage architecture that matches commercial-grade I-Series touchscreen hardware with EloView software for cloud-based content delivery and remote device management, the company said.
Digital signage and interactive touch display technology provider MultiTaction has launched its MT Canvus, a new application developed to help organizations visualize big data sources, improve collaboration, socialize ideas and educate employees and clients.
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Connecticut casino Mohegan Sun has launched interactive digital signage games on bus shelters across Boston that allow participants to possibly win a variety of prizes, including an overnight stay at the casino, according to an announcement from creative technology and production company Grand Visual.