NEC adds new 4K-capable projectors for large-scale digital signage

Commercial LCD display and projector solutions provider NEC Display Solutions of America today announced the addition of two models to its PA Series projectors, the PA672W and PA722X.

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Interacting with a flexible screen

We continue to see people push the boundaries of integrating the digital and physical world. Here's another example, and very cool.

No need to touch: Projection tech turns objects interactive

By Mark Boyd There's a new wave of interactivity heading to store shelves — one in which there's no touchscreen required. A new kind of retail digital signage projection technology from MIT graduates in New York aims to take the...

InfoComm13: The art of digital signage in pictures, Pt. II

DS made a splash at the show with highlights in vibrant displays, software, hardware and 3D mapping projection tech.

Disney World projection tech turns Epcot into Monsters U (Video)

Monsters University scare student Mike Wazowski invades Disney World with the help of digital signage.

3M debuts Virtual Presenter at SXSW

3M recently debuted its first fully integrated, interactive Virtual Presenter at South by Southwest Interactive in Austin, Texas. SXSW attendees could interact with the life-like digital avatar through a touchscreen interface to get conference panel recommendations, learn more about 3M...

Digital signage projection tech unwraps SI Swimsuit issue (Video)

Caesars Palace was the canvas for a 3D projection mapping-aided launch for this year's Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue.

Casio digital signage at CES

Casio made its entry into the digital signage world with a customer-facing, motion-reactive projection display.

3D projection tech makes Caesars all fall down (Video)

3D mapping software and projection technology recently turned a Las Vegas casino into a giant DOOH screen.

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InfoComm14: NEC shows off 4K, projectors, analytics

At this year's InfoComm, NEC Display Solutions rolled out the big booth, bringing a wide variety of solutions and combinations to the show floor – from a combo display/projection setup to a freestanding kiosk model to integrated analytics. The company...

Ricoh launches projection digital signage solution

Ricoh Americas Corp. announced it is offering "a large-scale alternative to flat panel digital signage systems" with its new mobile digital signage solution that it said "produces a larger image than conventional flat-panel displays." Ricoh's projector-based system can provide the...

Christie publishes book on projection-mapping digital signage

Christie has published and released "The Book of Transformations" — what the company is calling a "coffee table"-style book that explores and celebrates how artists and technicians are using powerful projection display technologies to visually transform familiar structures and objects...

NEC intros new 6200-lumen projector with HDBaseT

Commercial LCD display and projector solutions provider NEC Display Solutions of America has added to its PA Projector Series with the introduction of the PA622U, a 6,200-lumen projector designed to be ideal for corporate, higher education and museum applications. The...

Display firm Barco scoops up digital signage software firm X2O

Kortrijk, Belgium-based Barco today announced the acquisition of Montreal-based enterprise communication specialist X2O Media. X2O Media will be integrated in the Barco organization as a business venture, allowing it to continue the development of its platform technology, while leveraging its...

Projection mapping digital signage goes for a swim

The Sheraton Waikiki Hotel in Hawaii last December saw a novel use for projection mapping digital signage — projecting video onto the surface of the hotel pool. PointCloud Media and its Raylight4D mapping system superimposed graphic figures of aliens on...

BenQ expands projector lineup, integrator program

Visual display solutions provider BenQ America Corp. recently introduced its new P Series line of professional installation projectors.

Epson intros new hi-bright projector for retail

Global projector brand Epson earlier this month introduced the EX5230 Pro, its first EX-Series retail projector with high brightness designed for large meeting rooms with ambient light. The EX5230 Pro, with an estimated street price of $599, delivers XGA resolution,...

London's King's Cross railway station deploys virtual assistant 'Louise'

Tensator, a provider of passenger journey management solutions, said it is helping to improve traveler safety at King's Cross Rail Station in London with the introduction of its Virtual Assistant. The Tensator Virtual Assistant uses digital signage projection technology to...

BenQ will roll out new digital signage solutions at CES

BenQ America Corp., a visual technology and solutions provider, will unveil a new product lineup at the 2014 International CES that includes digital projectors, professional and gaming monitors, interactive large-format displays and LED lighting products. "BenQ continues to experience above-market...

Photos: Barneys New York holiday window displays

The "Empire State" meets state-of-the-art display technology from Christie for a fully immersive visitor experience this holiday season at the Barneys New York flagship store in Manhattan. Inspired by music icon and native New Yorker Shawn "Jay Z" Carter, visual...

Almo inks projector deal with Epson

Almo Professional A/V earlier this month announced an agreement with Epson America to distribute the complete line of Epson commercial projection models, including the BrightLink Pro Interactive Meeting Room Solution. As a member of the Epson ImageWay Partner Program, Almo...

Kids play center deploys interactive projection tech

Children's entertainment center Safari Adventure in Riverhead, N.Y., recently installed an EyePlay Interactive Gaming System, an interactive projection technology solution from EyeClick, according to an announcement from EyeClick. The EyePlay provides a virtual interactive playground full of colorful graphics and...

BenQ donates digital signage whiteboard projector to Miami teachers

BenQ America Corp., a provider of digital lifestyle innovations and DLP projectors, recently announced that the company donated a MX813ST short-throw projector to Miami-Dade County's United Teachers of Dade in order to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of its teaching staff....

Christie MicroTiles provide canvas for cinematic artists

Christie MicroTiles were ready for their close-up at the opening of the new Interactive Media Building at the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts. Christie, a provider of digital projection technology, is partnering with USC to give students...

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