Spectacular Media brings FEMA warning system to digital signage

Spectacular Media has released a new upgrade to its SM Infinity Cloudware Service giving its U.S.-based digital signage clients access to automated alerts for local, regional and federal notifications through the Integrated Public Alert Warning System developed by FEMA.

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What is the future of digital engagement?

Last week's Digital Screenmedia Association Symposium in Dallas took a wide-ranging look at engagement and the technology of creating experiences for, and relationships with, consumers.

Just say no to dark screens, and yes to a digital signage friendly face

People are always watching, and almost all of them have cameras. Don't end up like these screens.

Advances in display tech changing the face of digital signage

Digital signage expert takes a look at the advantages and drawbacks of some of the most recent advances in digital signage display technologies.

On-vehicle digital signage is on the move

Is the on-vehicle digital signage frontier set to open up? Here's the road map.

Is digital signage ready for the mobile commerce revolution?

Mobile and digital signage blogger offers 10 questions to help one determine their level of understanding and preparedness for the coming mobile storm.

'Is there such a thing as a digital signage network?'

The head of the DSA ponders the meaning of "digital signage." Is it a physical network, a state of mind, a discipline or something else?

What's the difference between digital signage and touchscreen kiosks?

The demand for both digital signage and touchscreen kiosks has increased exponentially over the years. What are the pros and cons of each? Or is there really a difference?

When is 4K right for your digital signage?

The 4K revolution is coming; how do you know if it's right for your application?

It's 'Hammer Time' for NFC: Apple is 2 legit 2 quit

Digital signage expert breaks down the impact of Apple's announcement today that it is including NFC in the new iPhone 6 and Apple Watch.

5 for 5: Health care, the future and digital signage 101 on the menu

It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Digital Signage Today in August, and what we can learn from them.

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Digital Signage Expo opens registration, revamps education curriculum

International conference and trade show dedicated to digital signage announces that registration for its educational conference is now open.

DPAA study shows shift from digital and online to digital place-based media

A new survey of agency media planners conducted by the Digital Place-Based Advertising Association reveals a continuing shift of digital and online budgets into digital place-based media, according to an announcement from the DPAA.

Tennessee judge rules against digital billboards in Knoxville

A Knox County (Tennessee) judge has ruled against Lamar Advertising's request to convert static billboards to digital billboards within Knoxville city limits, according to the Knoxville News Sentinel.

Tensator to showcase kiosk and virtual assistant at Dubai expo

U.K.-based digital media provider Tensator Group will showcase its Multi-Service Machine at the Gulf Information Technology Exhibition 2014 at the Dubai World Trade Center from October 12 to October 16, 2014.

RevelDigital intros new low-power digital signage solutions

Digital signage software provider RevelDigital is introducing a new solution for digital signage based on the Intel Reference Design for Digital Signage designed for entry-level usages, according to a company announcement.

DisplaySearch: Digital signage displays still on winning streak in US

Year-over-year large-format commercial LCD display shipments in the U.S. have increased for eight consecutive quarters, according to the latest from NPD DisplaySearch.

DSF sets up 'Geri Wolff Scholarship' to encourage young women into careers in digital signage

The Digital Signage Federation has established the "Geri Wolff Scholarship Fund" to be earmarked specifically for young women who are committed to majoring in computer sciences as a way in which to interest them in choosing a career in the digital signage industry.

Altierre ships more than 6 million digital tags

Four million of the company's signs are currently installed and operating in retail stores in over 1,000 US cities.

UK Post Office ramping up digital footprint with kiosks and digital signage

The U.K. Post Office is ramping up its digital footprint by piloting a number of technological enhancements — including self-service kiosks and digital signage screens — expected by Christmas 2014.

Almo Pro A/V picks up Glantz digital signage assets, targets static signage market

Almo Professional A/V today announced it has entered into a distribution agreement with N. Glantz & Son to acquire assets from its dynamic digital sign division, Glantz Dynamic Solutions.

New Jersey bank deposits digital signage in branches

New Jersey-based Provident Bank has installed the digital signage platform from Louisville, Kentucky-based Codigo to 86 branch locations, according to an announcement from Codigo.

Wyoming's second-largest city looking at regulating digital signage

The Casper, Wyoming, Planning and Zoning Commission is considering regulations to LED digital signage and billboards, according to the Casper Star Tribune.

Wine bar concept booth blends digital signage and static at Paris trade show

Strasbourg, France-headquartered software company Caldera is giving visitors to Viscom Paris a tasting of digital signage and static working together.

Webinar to examine advances in digital signage display tech

In the never-ending quest for a better viewer experience, many new advances have been made in the areas of video and display technologies in digital signage.

ISA: Digital signage offers growth environment for traditional signage companies

The International Sign Association has released a new white paper, "Dynamic Digital Signage Opportunities for Sign Companies," that examines the size of the market opportunity and includes case studies of sign shops that have incorporated this rapidly growing line of business.

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