Libraries are an age-old institution striving to adapt to a very different social and technological landscape; here's how digital signage can help them move into the modern era.
Gone are the days of paper signs and delays in getting updated information out to travelers. We live in a real-time world, and travelers expect real-time, relevant information at their fingertips.
It's time for a look back at the most-read articles and blog posts on Digital Signage Today in August, recapping the biggest news headlines of the month.
A picture is worth a thousand words when it comes to moving harried travelers toward their destination and producing effective digital signage wayfinding, digital signage expert says.
On a daily basis, health care facilities get overrun with hundreds or sometimes even thousands of people. Digital signage allows health care facilities to communicate important information in real-time, streamlining their day-to-day activities to keep everything running smoothly.
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.
A recent study found that "nearly one in five of those who have seen an ad via digital signage have made an unplanned purchase after seeing an item featured on a screen." It's no surprise then, that many have taken this effective advertising medium and utilized it in an alternative way to provide a new service, wayfinding or directional signage.
Digital signage is perfect for communicating information to large numbers of people in diverse locations efficiently. Broadcasting emergency alerts and messages quickly can mean the difference between life and death.
Historically, the term 'wayfinding' has referred to techniques used by travelers who were making journeys on unmarked and often mislabeled routes; today, digital signage has given the term a whole new meaning.
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Take a deep dive into transit digital signage with United Airlines and the Utah Transit Authority providing insight into how the technology is being used in new, innovative ways and how the user experience can be positively impacted by digital signage in transportation use cases.
X2O Media's digital signage platform is driving a network of displays for thousands of travelers on the Union Pearson Express, Metrolinx's new express rail train that now connects Canada's busiest transportation hubs — Toronto's Union Station and Toronto Pearson International Airport
Parabit Systems announced it was chosen again to design, manufacture and install, and to provide monitoring and content updating services for the new Visitor Welcome Center installed within the B concourses in Terminal 4 at New York City's JFK International Airport.
Digital signage company is helping Miami Dade College launch its new animation and gaming complex with information/wayfinding kiosks.
Flight information digital signage provider Flyte Systems announced today that the newly opened Hilton Garden Inn Boston Logan Airport will install the FlyteBoard real-time airline flight schedule display to simplify guest travel plans.
Point Park University in Pittsburgh recently deployed new interactive digital signage displays in the lobbies of several campus buildings, according to the university newspaper, The Globe.
Digital signage solutions provider Peerless-AV just participated in the 2015 Annual Association of Zoos & Aquariums Conference Showcase, displaying weatherproof and interactive digital signage solutions at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City.
NEXCOM has launched its latest open pluggable specification digital signage media player, aimed at bringing passenger information to large displays at airports and transit stations and creating an enhanced viewing experience and engagement, according to a company announcement.
The Brisbane (Australia) City Council recently took a step toward executing Digital Brisbane's strategy of positioning Brisbane as a connected and accessible city, including deploying digital signage wayfinding kiosks.
The LaGuardia Plaza Hotel has launched an amenity display to provide guests with info on flight information, promotions, and local announcements.
Tensator Group today announced that Glasgow Airport has unveiled the latest additions to its team in the form of three new Tensator Virtual Assistants. Tensator said its digital signage solutions use the latest technology to project an image, creating the illusion of a real person in full Glasgow Airport uniform.
Phelps Hospital, located in Sleepy Hollow, New York, has deployed informational kiosks and digital signage screens to provide directions and news to visitors.
California's Fletcher Jones Motorcars of Newport Beach Mercedes-Benz dealership has added the FlytePass boarding pass printing and FlyteBoard airport flight information display to its Preferred Client travel services at the dealership's exclusive airport lounge for its preferred guests flying out of nearby John Wayne Airport Orange County.
Lordae Property Management, a New York-based commercial real estate company, has installed digital building directories by Mvix, according to an announcement from the digital signage provider.
Miami's upscale Aventura Mall recently deployed seven new interactive digital signage kiosk directories throughout the shopping center, which provide step-by-step directions and path drawing that guides shoppers to their desired location.
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Norcross branch installs new kiosks and digital signage to improve customer experience.