Dell Debuts $130 Android Digital Signage HDMI Player

January 29, 2014 by Dave Haynes

I will stress immediately that there is a level of technical about this that is pretty much over my head, but this LOOKS at …

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NEC Unveils Android-Based Smart Digital Signage Panel, Using OPS Spec

January 28, 2014 by Dave Haynes

NEC Display Solutions just got into the smart digital sign contest, but in a very different way. Whereas companies like Samsung and LG are …

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TargetR Issues Major Upgrade On Android Digital Signage Platform

January 28, 2014 by Dave Haynes

The UK-based software firm TargetR is introducing a major upgrade to its digital signage content management platform – putting server-level logic and s\ome pretty …

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One Pi + One Nerd = One Digital Sign For Kitchen

January 20, 2014 by Dave Haynes

San Francisco engineer/developer Brendan Nee got himself a little sub-$50 Raspberry Pi micro PC, played around with it, and came up with a real-time transit …

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LG Will Soon Have Its Own “Smart Sign”

January 20, 2014 by Dave Haynes

I recently saw an LG presentation that indicates the company will soon start marketing a rival product to the Samsung SmartSignage platform. The “system …

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Capital Networks Picks Up Award For Its NFC-Big Screen Integration

January 8, 2014 by Dave Haynes

Congratulations to long-time industry friends and Sixteen:Nine sponsors Capital Networks, which has picked up a 2014 DIGI Award for what was judged one of the …

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Android And Windows Move In Together

January 7, 2014 by Dave Haynes

Some of the early reports coming out of CES are about work that would see the Windows and Android operating systems running on the …

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16:9’s Top 10 Posts Of 2013

December 30, 2013 by Dave Haynes

Here’s what Google Analytics tells me are the most read posts of 2013 on Sixteen:Nine. As you will see, there is a very heavy …

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DSrupted: Technologies That Will Disrupt Digital Signage In 2014

December 23, 2013 by Dave Haynes

I define disruptive technology as software, gear and infrastructure that significantly changes how things have long been done and used. Minor disruption is happening …

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LG Gets A Very Smart New TV; Will A Smart Sign Follow?

December 19, 2013 by Dave Haynes

LG appears set to release what would be a very smart TV at CES next month – making me wonder if the South Korean …

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19 Slices Of Raspberry Pi For Digital Signage

December 13, 2013 by Dave Haynes

Posts about using the $35 Raspberry Pi for a digital signage project tend to generate a lot of reader interest, and some work I’ve …

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Hisense Latest DisplayCo To Debut Giant Quasi-Tablets

December 11, 2013 by Dave Haynes

Chinese TV manufacturer Hisense is the latest company to release a big quasi-tablet that could be used for digital signage, though the caution here …

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