LinkNYC DOOH Ad Totems Set For $20M In Upgrades

April 2, 2024 by Dave Haynes

The widely-deployed LinkNYC digital OOH ad network on the sidewalks of New York City has had a spotty business history since it was launched …

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Intersection CEO Chris Grosso On Smart City DOOH Networks And Using AI For Ad And Content Targeting

June 6, 2023 by Dave Haynes

The out of home media company Intersection is probably best known as the operator of that network of smart cities display totems – called …

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Intersection Adds Its 5,500+ DOOH Screens To Broadsign’s Programmatic DOOH Platform

June 28, 2022 by Dave Haynes

The media company behind all those smart city digital totems on US city sidewalks has puts its media inventory on to Broadsign’s programmatic ad …

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LinkNYC’s Woes Continue; NY State Auditor Says MediaCo $69M Behind On Revenue Shares

September 1, 2021 by Dave Haynes

The consortium behind all those “smart city” LinkNYC kiosks on the streets of New York is continuing to find their big idea to be …

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NYC Running Out Of Patience With LinkNYC, Citing Lack Of Payments, Stalled Rollout

March 6, 2020 by Dave Haynes

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High Profile UK Smart Cities DOOH Network Can’t Pay Its Bills

December 20, 2019 by Dave Haynes

The company that won the deal to mimic New York and put so-called smart city display kiosks on main streets around the UK has …

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LinkNYC Smart City Kiosks Mysteriously “Dressed” As Teletubbies

September 25, 2019 by Dave Haynes

From Gothamist, as flagged by a reader … Some enterprising soul with a twisted sense of humor has “dressed” several LinkNYC smart city kiosks …

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Now NYC Activists Are Duct-Taping Anti-Smart City Messages On LinkNYC DOOH Screens

May 3, 2019 by Dave Haynes

It’s been a rough few weeks for the media company Intersection and its LinkNYC “smart cities” ad posters. First, dozens were vandalized and damaged. …

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Man Caught On Camera, In Act, Of Damaging LinkNYC Kiosks; Now Arrested

April 25, 2019 by Dave Haynes

A 41-year-old man has been arrested and charged in the wake of 42 LinkNYC digital OOH/smart city kiosks being vandalized and damaged around five …

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Some 30 Of New York’s Smart City Ad Posters Vandalized

April 23, 2019 by Dave Haynes

The NYC-focused online publication Gothamist has a post up, with multiple photos, of the beating laid on some 30 LinkNYC smart city ad posters …

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Delivery Service Hyper-Targets Hungry Office Workers In LinkNYC Campaign

November 14, 2018 by Dave Haynes

This is simple example of geo-targeting for a Digital OOH ad campaign – with contextual spots for the food delivery service zeroed down …

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City Agrees To Allow LinkNYC Rollout To Slow Down; Provides More Time To Pay

May 30, 2018 by Dave Haynes

Few observers will be surprised to learn the much-touted NYC smart city rollout of screens replacing payphone boxes is not going as well as …

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