Microsoft’s Azure Face AI Platform Phasing Out Emotion, Identity Measurements

June 23, 2022 by Dave Haynes

Microsoft is phasing out some key capabilities of its Azure Face audience detection and measurement system, such as identifying age range and gender and …

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Sharp/NEC Repackage AI Audience Measurement Platform As NaviSense

June 13, 2022 by Dave Haynes

One of the announcements a bit lost by me in the InfoComm PR blizzard last week was Sharp/NEC revisiting and re-packaging its AI/computer vision …

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Signagelive, meldCX Partner On Retail Audience Measurement Solution

March 24, 2022 by Dave Haynes

The Aussie AI and IoT software and solutions firm meldCX has gone into a new partnership with UK digital signage firm Signagelive to market …

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Axiomtek’s New Palm-Sized PC With AI Chip Seems Well-Suited For Audience Measurement Jobs

March 22, 2022 by Dave Haynes

The Taiwan PC maker Axiomtek has several ruggedized products aimed at markets and use-cases that include digital signage, but a new one caught my …

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DOOH-Focused AI Computer Vision Start-up Alfi Adds CMS Partner Amidst Legal Issues

February 14, 2022 by Dave Haynes

I’d put this in the category of rabbit-holes one can sometimes end up down when looking into something – in this case an AI …

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CMS Software Start-Up Raydiant Acquires Dutch AI Computer Vision Spin-Out SightCorp

January 13, 2022 by Dave Haynes

More consolidation news today in the digital signage ecosystem, with word that San Francisco start-up Raydiant has acquired Amsterdam start-up SightCorp, giving the US …

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WaitTime Expands Crowd Analytics Service Into Mega-Malls In Cisco-Intel Partnership

November 17, 2021 by Dave Haynes

The load-balancing outcomes the Detroit start-up WaitTime brings to sports and entertainment venues has always seemed like a smart play, but I am not …

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Hong Kong Startup Displayforce Launches Digital Signage CMS And AI-Based, Ad-Focused Platform In $299 “Box”

October 5, 2021 by Dave Haynes

A Hong Kong start-up called Displayforce has launched an interesting new product and service that pairs a digital signage play-out device with a camera used …

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Broadsign Broadens Audience Measurement Toolkit, Support Via Computer Vision Integration With Sightcorp

September 9, 2021 by Dave Haynes

Montreal-based CMS software firm Broadsign and the Dutch computer vision firm Sightcorp have completed an integration that sees anonymous facial analysis solution tied in …

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Intel Winding Down Its RealSense Computer Vision Business: Report

August 19, 2021 by Dave Haynes

Via CRN The long-running IT publication CRN is reporting that Intel is “winding down” its RealSense computer vision business, meaning its depth sensor cameras …

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Global Digital OOH Execs Expecting Dramatic Growth In Next Five Years: Survey

July 7, 2021 by Dave Haynes

New research from the Miami-based computer vision firm Alfi suggests 95% of advertising executives expect the Digital OOH ad sector to grow over the …

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Wicket Software Gets Patent For AI-driven Access Controls To Venues

May 20, 2021 by Dave Haynes

I assume or at least hope that software companies who develop access control systems that mash up computer vision, sensors and screens – for …

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