The boys from NanoLumens got to hang out with the cool kids and fedora-wearing hipsters at last week’s SXSW event in Austin, TX – providing some of its light, thin and custom-shaped LED displays for some interactive work shown off by Austin-based interactive firm Mass Relevance.
The Atlanta company has posted a series of pix and Vine micro-videos on its website, including brief looks at close-in interactive gesture using Leap Motion controllers and a longer range thing that presumably used a Kinect hack. A screen working two corners of a street-level window also ran Twitter feeds.
Dave Haynes is the founder and editor of Sixteen:Nine, an online publication that has followed the digital signage industry for some 14 years. Dave does strategic advisory consulting work for many end-users and vendors, and also writes for many of them. He’s based near Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Canada’s east coast.