Reflect Systems Wins Patent For Its Retail-Centric, Endemic Ad Management Platform

June 23, 2021 by Dave Haynes

Dallas-based CMS software firm Reflect Systems has been awarded a U.S. patent (No. 11030643) for its AdLogic platform – which is an ad-on to the core …

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Ford Patents Method To Scan DOOH Billboards, Push Versions Of Ads To Dashboard Screens

May 12, 2021 by Dave Haynes

Auto manufacturer Ford has patented a method and apparatus for using AI-driven pattern detection to read digital billboards on highways, using the on-board sensors …

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AdMobilize Gets Patent Grant For Analytics-Triggered Signage Content

August 9, 2019 by Dave Haynes

Miami-based computer vision company AdMobilize has been granted a US patent for a “method and system for dynamically adjusting displayed content based on analysis …

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Broadsign Fights “Patent Troll” To Draw As Both Sides Drop Actions

January 17, 2019 by Dave Haynes

Montreal digital OOH software shop Broadsign has fought its way to a draw with a company widely labelled as a patent troll – getting released …

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3M Suing Touch Display Manufacturers Over P-Cap Tech, Alleging Infringement

August 21, 2018 by Dave Haynes

3M has gone after a pair of touch display manufacturers, with lawsuits alleging its patents for metal mesh conductor technology has been infringed. The …

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LED Display Maker Ultravision Wins Patent Infringement Fight With Chinese Firm

November 22, 2017 by Dave Haynes

With the qualifier that my knowledge of international patent disputes is right up there with my depth of understanding of trends in women’s footwear, …

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TSItouch Gets Patent For Removeable Video Wall Protective Glass

July 28, 2017 by Dave Haynes

TSItouch has won a patent for a solution that allows a layer of protective glass over a digital signage display to be applied without …

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Four Winds Interactive Voluntarily Drops Its Patent Lawsuit Against 22 Miles

June 5, 2017 by Dave Haynes

Four Winds Interactive has dropped its lawsuit against 22 Miles, filed last year over claims of patent infringement. Denver-based FWI voluntarily dismissed the case …

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22 Miles Responds; Calls Four Winds Patent Lawsuit Meritless

April 12, 2016 by Dave Haynes

The wayfinding-centric signage software firm 22 Miles, Inc., based in Silicon Valley, has issued a statement responding to the lawsuit last month by Four Winds …

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Adflow Gets U.S. Patent Grant On Interactive Retail Technology

November 15, 2015 by Dave Haynes

The guys up the street from me at ADFLOW Networks have announced a new patent grant for the process of lifting and looking at products in …

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Apple Gets Patent Grant For Wireless, Flexible Digital Signs

October 7, 2014 by Dave Haynes

Apple has received patent approval for a device and method that is effectively a flexible, networked digital sign that uses Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) media …

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Intel Gets US Patent For Cognovision’s Video Analytics IP

July 3, 2014 by Dave Haynes

This could be interesting. The US Patent Office has just granted Intel patent #8,766,914, which covers video analytics for digital signage. The patent summary …

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