Projects: Low-Rent Digital Signage At MSP

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My two-day micro-vacation is done and I am back in airports again – Minneapolis-St. Paul at the moment.

Spotted this at some men’s shop on the main retail concourse post-security: Two screens in the flanking entry windows, each showing the website, and not even in kiosk mode so all the header and footer crap, and mouse arrow, show.

Pretty much a total waste – particularly since all they need to is a few minutes of repackaging some of the website images as full screen images with calls to action to yank people in.

Dave Haynes

Dave Haynes

Editor/Founder at Sixteen:Nine
Dave Haynes is the founder and editor of Sixteen:Nine, an online publication that has followed the digital signage industry for more than a decade. Dave does strategic advisory consulting work for many end-users and vendors, and also writes for many of them. He's based near Toronto.
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2 Comments

  • All you had to do is walk into that men’s shop and show them how to press the F11 key on the keyboard which will toggle the browser into and out of full screen mode making all of the desktop and browser chrome disappear so to speak.

    You would have made a friend for life.

  • At least it wasnt THE BLUE SCREEN OF DEATH! 🙂 I am thinking, maybe this is the way, to make the customers feel at home!?

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