With smart city initiatives expanding, city planners are paying more attention to the capabilities of interactive kiosks and digital signage in public spaces, including major transportation hubs. These devices are improving quality of life, but cybersecurity and privacy concerns remain.
One company is putting displays next to toilets, with its blockchain-powered digital signage sink displays.
Before you make the leap into digital signage, you should take into account a few points that will help you start on the right foot out of the gate and ultimately yield the most successful results.
We have now past the middle point of 2018, and Digital Signage Today has not slowed down its constant stream of content on innovative deployments and trends. Readers earlier this year had their eyes on major trends in advertising, AI, IoT and deployments from major brands including Coca Cola and McDonald's.
Some thought needs to be put into localizing messages for each specific location. What do these people need to know? What will engage and interest them?
Many companies are beginning to utilize cloud-based content management solutions to manage their digital signage content. In some cases, a cloud-based system can deliver not just better content but also a better customer experience through greater control, dynamic capabilities and easier rollout.
Biometric identification represents one of the most promising technologies for digital signage, self-service kiosks, thanks to the speed by which sensors are able to identify users.
A recent major digital signage acquisition aims to address a key market concern: the need for a one stop digital signage solution.
Customers are commonly frustrated by the sheer number of products available with no real way to compare and contrast them. This is where Digital Signage Today comes in. Digital Signage Today is developing a guide that compares various digital signage software packages. Vendors can get their package featured by taking a survey.
Digital Signage Today wasn't slowed down by any April showers last month, as the top stories examined key trends such as Coca Cola's entry into the digital signage market.
In the digital signage industry, it's easy to get lost in a sea of various displays, software packages and media players. It can all start to blend together after a while. The key is to analyze the underlying trends.
Thanks to the rise of cloud-based digital signage solutions, you now can add "you can deploy digital signs and information" to McNealy's list of what you can do via the cloud. But should you? What are the pros and cons of on-site vs cloud installations?
Artificial intelligence and automation have been breaking into the restaurant industry for a while now. The most common narrative is that AI will eliminate the need for employees as robots take all the jobs away. People rarely discuss how AI will improve our lives.
Spencer Rubin, founder and managing partner, Melt Shop; Carin Stutz, COO and executive vice president Red Robin; and Doug Hogrefe, a partner at 4 Top Hospitality, offered their secrets to conquering operational costs.
Can digital signage take on a role to personalize messages or respond to a situation in real-time? Yes, with help from artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning.
Coca Cola is working to bring digital signage to its many suppliers through a mobile app known as Neko, developed with Google. The brand is aiming to get its customers to realize the power of their entire platform.
As self-serve kiosks become more interactive, retailers are finding new opportunities to target digital media messages to consumers and in some cases, reap advertising revenues. Pursuant Health is a key example with its 3,500 health screening kiosks.
It's difficult to find the right collaboration software for your business, unless you follow a few key tips.
Content management can be especially challenging, since you need to pick the right system that balances ease of use with strategic depth. That being said, you can make the process a bit easier by knowing your communication goals, developing a strategy to reach your audience and using intelligent tools.
Last month's top features took a peak into the future by predicting the top digital signage trends of 2018.