Last month's top features took a peak into the future by predicting the top digital signage trends of 2018.
Last week, we discussed key considerations for selecting a screen such as aesthetics, ports, resolution and size. Next, we will examine protecting your screen indoors and outdoors, and how to choose between a commercial or consumer screen.
Getting the balance right is crucial when choosing digital signage screens. You want value for money, combined with reliability and screens that work. This quick-fire tutorial explains some of the basics of digital signage screens.
2017 was an innovative year for digital signage, and 2018 promises to have even more going on. Both organizations and the public have embraced the digitalization of…well, everything…and they want more.
The digital signage landscape is always the same, but also changing at the same time. It is absolutely necessary to stay on the cutting edge of digital signage trends to avoid becoming mere 'background noise.'
Digital Signage Today readers last year were highly intrigued by OOH trends and an OOH porn incident. Two of the five top read stories for 2017 covered the incident at Union Station in Washington D.C., where a user turned a public display into a very loud pornographic video.
We are nearing the end of 2017, and it has certainly been a crazy year for digital signage, as the industry continually produces better and better hardware and software. Our bloggers on Digital Signage Today had plenty to say about the industry on topics ranging from pricing to future market trends.
Sometimes you can pick what looks like the solution with the best price, only to realize there are hidden costs involved.
There's a lot of buzz in the industry about how voice integration in digital signage may be the next big step forward in how signage is used to interface with customers. And while I don't doubt that voice integration will become much more prominent in the years ahead, as an industry we have some interesting challenges to address.
All digital menu boards are not created equal. For this reason, it's essential for restaurants to evaluate their hardware, content and content management options carefully to find the best solution for their needs.
It can be hard to convince a technophobe to jump on board with digital signage. You need to address their concerns and not just harp on the benefits.
Readers whetted their appetites during November with topics such as reviewing the menu boards of McDonald's, touchscreens trends and key ways digital signage can help customers stay a little bit longer in QSR restaurants.
Intelligent virtual assistants enable hotels to boost customer experience by allowing guests to interact with a 2D or 3D agent via digital signage, kiosks or smartphones.
Picking the best media player can be a real chore. It's key to understand what type of content to use.
Recently, I made a trip to the Golden Arches, not just to get a burger, but also to see if the restaurant's menu boards lived up to the hype. I examined them on the basis of visual content, presentation and readability to see if they earned my 'I'm lovin' it' seal of approval.
One way to boost customer involvement is to integrate touchscreens with your displays, but there are issues, however, dealing with the logistics.
Many people think of fans as essential components for cooling heat-generating electronics devices such as digital signage media players. Fans are loud and make devices bigger than they need to be, but they're a necessary evil, right? Wrong!
It can be easy to sink a lot of money into a digital signage project, only for it to all fall apart. It's important to avoid three pitfalls to have a successful deployment.
Imagine you ordered the perfect digital signage system, but when it arrives, the team doesn't install it for you. You can avoid this horror story and many other frightening scenarios by following these five tips.
Many restaurants are snatching up digital signage like candy, but there's still major challenges when addressing the logistics, user friendliness and customer experience challenges.