BroadSign picks up Navori

February 5, 2008 by Dave Haynes

(Disclaimer: this involves my masters, but big enough news I would definitely be making note) BroadSign International has announced the acquisition of privately-held Swiss …

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Revisiting the 720P vs 1080P thing

February 4, 2008 by Dave Haynes

Being a sales monkey, I have this conversation about once a day with someone. The prospect rattles through what they’re looking for, and throws …

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Art for Commuters enhances subway network's show

February 4, 2008 by Dave Haynes

One of the biggest challenges facing this industry is dealing with time, cost and brain cramps of steadily feeding the content beast. Keeping the …

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Revisiting the 720P vs 1080P thing

February 4, 2008 by Dave Haynes

Being a sales monkey, I have this conversation about once a day with someone. The prospect rattles through what they’re looking for, and throws …

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Norris leaving OVAB after nine-month stint

January 26, 2008 by Dave Haynes

Seen in MediaPost: AFTER ONLY NINE MONTHS ON the job, Kim Norris is stepping down as president/CEO of the Out-of-Home Video Advertising Bureau, a …

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New play gives retail POS away in return for ad screen

January 25, 2008 by Dave Haynes

When I was in downtown Toronto Thursday I squirted out of the parking garage and smack into a food court, which included a pita …

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One in 20 people actually watch TV commercials

January 24, 2008 by Dave Haynes

Ohio-based BIGresearch, among other things, does work looking at how people consume media … particularly how they consume media while doing other stuff at …

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Toronto Star sells Transit TV to firm actually in this business

January 17, 2008 by Dave Haynes

I always thought one of the stranger ownership situations out there was the Toronto Star, Canada’s biggest local daily newspaper, owning Transit TV, a …

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630,000 screens and counting???

January 10, 2008 by Dave Haynes

Spotted in Digital Signage Today, a Promo magazine piece looking at the industry as a whole. It has this very big assertion: About 630,000 …

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Industry described as being on the cusp of a wave

January 10, 2008 by Dave Haynes

There’s a piece today in a UK online publication called What PC? — but what seems to be apiece from another publication called CRN, …

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OneStop investors sell part of stake, but retain big plans

January 7, 2008 by Dave Haynes

A news release this morning says Mishorim Development Ltd. have sold 13.33% of OneStop Media Group for C$5 million, “reflecting a company value of …

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Helius picked up by Hughes

January 3, 2008 by Dave Haynes

As fellow blogger Bill Gerba points out in his post, the year has just started and there’s already evidence news of consolidation. Satellite communications …

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