GSBC seems to have left our industry behind

October 19, 2007 by Dave Haynes

Mere months ago, Global Satellite Broadcasting Corporation was issuing seriously wild-assed press releases letting the world know it was on the cusp of taking …

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Stock footage for digital signage

October 17, 2007 by Dave Haynes

There are a few companies around doing stock video footage — usually animated backgrounds with various themes. Companies like Feedback Video do this sort …

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Welcome to Y2K guys!

October 17, 2007 by Dave Haynes

Everyone, please give a warm welcome to the PR people at Media Tile, who this morning announced the signage-in-a-box company has entered the 21st …

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Retailers getting more sophisticated about their stores being media

October 15, 2007 by Dave Haynes

I just stumbled across a piece from Ad Age that has been out for a couple of weeks now and goes into great detail …

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What the cluck? A roll-out, sort of, down under

October 12, 2007 by Dave Haynes

Everybody knocking around in this weird little space, particularly doing sales, knows there are a couple of key things happening and not happening. There …

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Ammo for naysayers

October 11, 2007 by Dave Haynes

The next time a friend goes cross-eyed on you and moans about how you are in a business that just helps pollute the visual …

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Wireless Ronin's buy of Windsor firm starts to pay off

October 10, 2007 by Dave Haynes

I was intrigued when I read this summer that McGill Digital Solutions was acquired by Wireless Ronin of Minneapolis, particularly since founder Rob Whent …

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Surprise! People don't trust ads

October 9, 2007 by Dave Haynes

Consumer research giant Nielsen has done a global study of attitudes toward traditional and digital advertising. As you might expect, the results from 47 …

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EK3 makes Wal-Mart Canada deal official

October 4, 2007 by Dave Haynes

The press release doesn’t seem to have very wide distribution, but London, Ontario-based EK3 has formally announced it bagged the ShopCast deal. This from …

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A PhD with a PoV on this stuff

October 2, 2007 by Dave Haynes

Self-Service World has a piece about the recent In-Store Marketing Expo in Chicago, specifically a session put on by some 3M people called “Measuring …

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When is all-in-one a bad idea?

October 1, 2007 by Dave Haynes

A few of us were yakking the other day about some things, including hardware developments like all-in-one flat screen displays with media players integrated …

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Does Web "banner blindness" correlate with in-store screen viewership?

September 11, 2007 by Dave Haynes

For those of us who found our way into this weird little space after a stint in what was “new media” 10 years ago, …

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