No 180-inch LG plasma after all, but …

September 3, 2010 by Dave Haynes

LG managed to whip up a fair amount of hoohah this week when it announced it would be showing (quoting LG UK) a “staggering …

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Optrex joins the stre-e-e-tched screen contest

August 20, 2010 by Dave Haynes

Another ultra-wide panel for digital signage is now on the market – this one from Optrex – a Japanese company that has a large …

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Missed marketing opportunity?

August 17, 2010 by Dave Haynes

The Canadian burger chain A&W is testing some new concept stores aimed at urban 25-40 year olds in major cities – featured around self-serve …

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If Content is King, Power is God

August 11, 2010 by Dave Haynes

Walmart Smart Network endcap. No power or dead unit. It happens. But it really can’t in retail or anywhere else. Pic from reader

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NASCAR Hall of Fame fan board lit up with 250-plus of Christie's MicroTiles

August 5, 2010 by Dave Haynes

(Disclosure: I do some writing for Christie, and prepared a case study on this project) One of the first BIG projects to come along …

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NEC joins the stretched screen crowd

August 5, 2010 by Dave Haynes

Someone will correct me, undoubtedly, but as far as I know LG was the first display manufacturer to come out with a monitor that …

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Rare street-level interactive sighting in Canada

July 19, 2010 by Dave Haynes

There has been very little interactive street-level stuff done in Canada so far, which I find a little baffling. But now and then stuff …

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Interactive stations jazz up Montreal fest

July 6, 2010 by Dave Haynes

A couple of Montreal companies are behind a nice little program running right now at Montreal’s famed, and massive jazz festival. The event takes …

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Samsung's Magic software evolving, getting slicker

July 6, 2010 by Dave Haynes

The Samsung people I know don’t spend much time trying to sell me on the 10 gallons of awesome that is their software product, …

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Toronto's ACC to host digital signage education event

June 25, 2010 by Dave Haynes

The Air Canade Centre in Toronto is a great example of a digital signage project that was very carefully planned and executed to deliver …

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News as it should look on digital signage screens

June 17, 2010 by Dave Haynes

There have been encouraging signs lately that we’re seeing the industry slowly but surely move away from over-zoned screen layouts and crawling news tickers …

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This Stuff Works Dep't: 63% lift in UK Burger Kings

June 14, 2010 by Dave Haynes

Robin Critchley from Signature Digital Menus Ltd. in the UK sent me a nice video case study on the company that operates Burger Kings …

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