E-Paper Display Totem Firm Soofa Says US Installed Base Tripled In 2021

March 21, 2022 by Dave Haynes

Cambridge, MA-based Soofa seems to getting some traction with its distinct and somewhat more genuine take on smart city digital displays – with 41 …

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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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Smart City Proposal For Toronto Waterfront Takes Pains To Explain Data Use And Privacy Protection

June 26, 2019 by Dave Haynes

Sidewalk Labs, a sister company to Google, has released an ambitious set of high level plans for a smart city district to be built on …

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Intersection Does Deal To Equip LA Metro Line With Smart City-style InfoStations

May 29, 2019 by Dave Haynes

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has done a deal with the media and tech company Intersection to install a new messaging and …

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White Paper: Connected Kiosks – The Information Hubs Of Smart And Connected Cities.

March 21, 2019 by Dave Haynes

Atlanta-based specialty display manufacturer LG-MRI has developed and released a free white paper on the use of outdoor display technology for smart cities applications: Connected …

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JCDecaux Working With French Telecoms To Add Smart Cities Small Cells To Shelters, Kiosks

January 28, 2019 by Dave Haynes

Traditional digital out of home street furniture units – like transit shelters and free-standing digital kiosks – are increasingly becoming hubs for smart cities, …

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Rick Wood On The Eight Second Rule For Transit Displays, And E-Paper At Your Bus Stop

October 24, 2018 by Dave Haynes

Rick Wood’s company was founded to bring some order and logic to how mass transport systems present information – like routes and schedules – …

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Spotted: Smart City Digital Signage In Montreal That’s Genuinely Smart

August 9, 2018 by Dave Haynes

I had breakfast in Montreal with an industry friend yesterday, who filled me in on a project that genuinely addresses the notion of digital …

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Gordon Feller Talks About The Real Potential For Smart Cities And Digital OOH

July 18, 2018 by Dave Haynes

I can’t say I’ve been all the enthralled by what I’ve seen so far with smart cities initiatives that involve digital out of home …

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OAAA Releases Report On How Out Of Home Mediacos Fit In Smart Cities

January 8, 2018 by Dave Haynes

The Outdoor Advertising Association of America (OAAA) has released a study looking at how the development and implementation of smart cities creates opportunities for …

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