Geoffrey Bessin with IntuiLab talks about the importance of integrating the look and feel of a brand with the look and feel of interactive digital signage. Mere cookie-cutter applications don't cut it, he says.
NEC's Rich Ventura talks about his company's combination phone-charging kiosk and digital sign with interactive messaging. Applications include retail, foodservice venues and more.
Lo-K displayed its LOOK application at CETW fall 2011. The tool identifies the age and gender of passers-by, enabling retailers to do a better job of merchandising to them.
Alex Romanov with iSign tells editor Christopher Hall about his company's mobile couponing solution.
The most common tendency with retailers is to simply give the facts about a product or service without really telling a story about them. Panelists at the ICX Summit addressed this topic and how to create profitable narratives.
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Michael Moore from Reflect talks about platforms that can help retailers and others manage interactive devices that are equal parts digital sign and kiosk.
DigitalSignageToday visits the booth of NanoLumens at Customer Engagement Technology World.
NCR used its booth at the fall 2011 CETW to showcase its endless-aisle solution. It enables retailers to bring their e-commerce functionality into the store for use when customers want products not currently in stock.
Stu Armstrong talks about ComQi's recent partnership with the Shazam mobile app, which provides an audio alternative to QR codes.
Kiosk Marketplace editor Cherryh Butler discusses a new kiosk model at Customer Engagement Technology World.
Ron Bowers from Frank Mayer & Associates demonstrated modifications to the SlideBuy, a movable digital sign, at Customer Engagement Technology World.
Digital Signage Today editor Christopher Hall talks to 3Seventy about integration trends and impacts.
Joseph Grove with FastCasual.com speaks with Rodrick Glass from Allure Global about his presentation at the 2011 Fast Casual Executive Summit. Rodrick spoke on a panel about emerging technology trends.
Amazon's success proves that those who understand their customers at a deep level will win. At a panel at the recent ICX Summit, Eric Schongalla, manager of retail systems at Carhartt, and Roger Starkweather, senior VP of sales and experiences at OpenEye Global, discussed how businesses can utilize data analytics and personalization.
Sponsored by: Interactive Customer Experience Summit (ICX Summit), Omnivex
NEC Display Solutions Director of Product Marketing Keith Yanke talks with DST Editor Christopher Hall about NEC's newest additions to its lineup of digital signage displays.
At this year's CETW, Rhombus Services talked about how the last year has positioned it to better serve clients' digital signage needs, with the added leverage of a larger company after its majority acquisition.
ComQi made perhaps the most intriguing announcement at CETW, with its partnership with the Shazam mobile app. Shazam, previously used to recognize songs on the radio, can now be used to connect with brands and agencies by tagging audio from digital signage screens.
Screenreach recently deployed a mobile interactive digital out-of-home driving game on a digital billboard at the Westfield Mall in London. Viewers could enable their smartphones to control race cars on the digital signage display, creating an interactive game for auto insurers Swiftcover.com.
To better help OEMs and retailer and hospitality organizations create point of service (POS) devices, including digital signage, cash registers, self-service kiosks and fuel pumps, that offer a differentiated user experience, Microsoft has made Windows Embedded POSReady 7 available.
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Janie Le Litvinoff, GM of Cisco's Digital Media Systems business unit, talks about trends in the marketplace as digital signage grows. The video initially appeard in Litvinoff's Cisco blog.
Digital signage software provider Visix Inc. has taken to YouTube to promote digital signage and educate potential deployers about the medium. Watch their video on content ideas here.
Kiosks with digital signage components make it possible for concert attendees to purchase the live performances they just watched.