Raising money in a recession

April 18, 2008 by Dave Haynes

I have been in on a few discussions with money guys lately, as clients try to get their financing together for rollouts. The common …

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Standards finally getting some attention

April 17, 2008 by Dave Haynes

I am told, reliably, that past efforts by POPAI to get technical standards discussions going in this industry were met with a, umm, tepid …

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A look at the AT&T's use of Surface screens

April 17, 2008 by Dave Haynes

Gadget blog Gizmodo has a nice piece of Flash video demo-ing the capabilities of the Microsoft Surface table in peddling cell phone plans and …

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The mixer is set – April 24

April 17, 2008 by Dave Haynes

We’re going to Alice Fazooli’s, which is just west of the big tall building forest of downtown Toronto. Thursday, April 24 6:30 and on …

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An in-store that's useful and at eye-level … go figure

April 17, 2008 by Dave Haynes

I like this … A Silicon Valley-based company called Evincii has come up with a shelf-edge screen that allows consumers get more detailed information …

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NAB holds session on DS basics

April 17, 2008 by Dave Haynes

The NAB show is a massive event tuned to the technology side of the mainstream broadcasting business, and new media initiatives have never been …

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MediaTile unveiling sign/kiosk piece at Vegas show this week

April 16, 2008 by Dave Haynes

I’m not sure if this really is a world-first, but it’s a hair-splitting debate I and most people likely care less about. It is, …

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Mainstream TV takes on DS ad format

April 16, 2008 by Dave Haynes

One of the concerns I have had around some digital screen networks  is using an ad format that is utterly foreign to media planners …

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Old school in-store media kicks new stuff's shiny butts, says Soreson research

April 15, 2008 by Dave Haynes

Bill Gerba picked up on this already but I will continue, driving home some research that will hopefully start to influence some decisions around …

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Time for a mixer

April 14, 2008 by Dave Haynes

The NAB and Kioskcom shows are on this week in Las Vegas and that’s pretty much it, for a bit, in terms of industry-related …

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Smart Pic's Dollar General on massive install blitz

April 14, 2008 by Dave Haynes

Travels last week prevented me from writing much, including a post on news that the Dollar General value retail chain in the US has …

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Arbitron study suggests fast food outlets are a solid media environments

April 11, 2008 by Dave Haynes

Digital media network operator Indoor Direct has released results of a study run by Arbitron that validates the quick-service restaurant industry as a prime …

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