Digital signage makes MaRS landing


Dot2Dot Communications has launched a new digital media initiative using Scala digital signage software for Toronto's MaRS Discovery District, 'one of the world's largest urban innovation hubs,' according to the company's announcement.


Regulatory trend: States adopting lighting standards for digital billboards

Keeping pace with new technology, a growing number of states are adopting lighting standards for digital billboards and outdoor digital signage that assure legibility while preventing glare.

Digital signage helping TOMS #WithoutShoes campaign put best foot forward

TOMS Shoes is known as much for its philanthropic bent as for its casual slip-on shoes, but the shoemaker is taking that bent another step further with this year's #WithoutShoes campaign — and digital signage is helping the campaign get off on the right foot.

Outdoor digital signage: To enclose or not to enclose?

When working with end-users to determine the best fit for them regarding an outdoor display, there is a wide range of factors to consider.

Digital signage celebrates Earth Day across the US

Continuing on ongoing effort to promote the nation's parks and historic sites, the out-of-home industry launched a digital roadblock today in support of Earth Day.

Coke digital signage brings some cool summer color to Oz

JCDecaux and Coca-Cola recently won the award for 'Best Use of a Special Build' in the Australian Outdoor Media Association’s Q4 Creative Collection Competition, with a novel digital signage screen/Coke dispenser that delivered a cold drink during Australia’s hot summer months.

Zoos putting digital signage on display

Conservation-minded organizations in general, zoos have been embracing digital signage as a more eco-friendly signage medium than printed posters, as well as a better way to actively engage visitors and drive revenues.

Ordering up digital signage benefits at the drive-thru

While many QSRs have seen the light in digital signage inside the restaurant, some operators are still slow to think outside the box when it comes to digital menu boards in the drive-thru.

Amusement parks taking digital signage for a ride

Digital signage keeping guests entertained and engaged during long wait lines, helping them plan for weather conditions and directing traffic at 11-park North American amusement park chain.

Digital signage begins and ends with business

Alan Brawn, Partner at Brawn Consulting, looks forward to the Digital Signage Expo 2015 this March in Las Vegas.

'Bill the Billboard' cracks wise for Sprite

A digital billboard in a busy intersection in Kenya tells (mostly bad) jokes in an award-winning digital signage campaign for Sprite.

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Sunshine Coast delivers tourist information via touchscreen

Sunshine Coast, Australia has now installed touchscreen kiosks around caravan parks to deliver information to visitors and give local businesses an opportunity to advertise their products.

Screenhub offers free content management system for digital signage

In addition to being compatible with any synchronous digital display, making it ideal for indoor and outdoor LED displays, it can also be implemented on plasma screens and LCD panels.

Outdoor displays upgrade Wisconsin's Camp Randall Stadium

Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, Wisconsin, home of the Wisconsin Badgers, has upgraded with a new Wi-Fi network and 29 55-inch outdoor displays.

Digital signage brings Melbourne Cup to the masses

Australia's APN Outdoor teamed up with The Victoria Racing Club to share the real-time excitement of the Melbourne Cup Carnival far and wide using the outdoor advertisers' Elite Screen digital billboard inventory in Melbourne.

SnapAV snaps up digital signage provider SunBriteTV

SunBriteTV, a manufacturer of premium outdoor TV displays and digital signage solutions for residential and commercial applications, was acquired by SnapAV, a manufacturer and exclusive distributor of installation-friendly audio, video and CCTV products to residential and commercial AV integrators.

Outdoor digital signage plays super-heroic role at San Diego Comic-Con

SunBriteTV digital signage displays played a super-heroic role in the July San Diego heat for this year's San Diego Comic-Con.

Celebrities take to digital billboards to promote new recycling system

Nonprofit organization Recycle Across America today announced a partnership with out-of-home advertising company Lamar Advertising Co. to promote RAA's celebrity-led 'Let's recycle right!' campaign, which introduces a new standardized labeling solution for recycling bins.

Heavy equipment company gets digital signage makeover on Pennsylvania Turnpike

Heavy equipment company Modern Group has deployed LED digital signage to attract and engage customers on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

Sydney launches 'world's first' e-paper traffic signs

To see road traffic information on the go, drivers in Sydney, Australia, can now rely on electronic paper signs optimized for road traffic that have just been launched by the Australian Road and Maritime Services, the company says.

Scoreboard arms race: Auburn set to take top spot

The largest digital signage LED display in college football is coming to Auburn University's Jordan-Hare Stadium in 2015, according to an announcement from LED manufacturer Daktronics of Brookings, South Dakota.

Mohegan Sun launches DOOH campaign in Boston

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.

'World's first' open-air, cross-track railway digital signage pops up in Queensland

Cross-track digital media system operator XTD Limited has unveiled what it says are "the world’s first" open-air, cross-track digital signage installations leading to the launch of the media network in another major Australian city, according to a company announcement.

Peerless-AV showcases full lineup of wireless, mounting, digital signage and kiosk solutions at InfoComm15

Audio and video solutions and accessories provider Peerless‐AV showcased a wide variety of its products at this year's InfoComm in Orlando, Florida, at its Daytona 500‐themed booth.

SunBriteDS debuts upgraded Pro Series outdoor digital signage at InfoComm15

Offered in landscape and portrait orientations in 42-, 49- and 55-inch sizes, the new Pro Series models feature numerous improvements and provide commercial integrators with an even more comprehensive solution for outdoor A/V projects, company says.

Georgia aquarium running digital signage in outdoor box office

Weatherproof displays stand test of time in outdoor installation, SunBriteDS says.

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