Real-Time Transit Info Screens In Nottingham, England So Bad City Council Sends “We Share Your Frustrations” Email To Riders

May 1, 2024 by Dave Haynes

It’s never a good thing when a city’s mass transport authority sends a note to passengers to concede the real-time information screens at stops …

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Spokane’s New Rapid Transit Line Relays Real-Time GPS Location/Stops To Riders

September 5, 2023 by Dave Haynes

The kind of live positioning visuals motorists routinely use for getting around are being applied to transit rider information screens in Spokane, WA, using …

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App Gets Transit Stop Displays Talking For Riders Who Are Blind Or Low Vision

March 28, 2023 by Dave Haynes

This is an interesting application that pairs a smart phone app with a color e-paper transit information display, enabling people with vision issues to …

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LA Bus Shelter Expansion Clears Approvals Hurdle; Integrated DOOH Screens, Surprise!, Have Opponents

September 1, 2022 by Dave Haynes

A proposal to add some 3,450 new tech-laden transit shelters to LA’s streets has cleared a big hurdle for its backers, but still needs …

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E Ink’s Newest Color Displays Boost Color And Contrast; Intended As Print Poster Replacements

March 24, 2022 by Dave Haynes

E Ink continues to evolve the capabilities of its color e-paper – with a new version of its larger format displays substantially boosting both …

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Louisville’s Bus Routes Add GPS-Updated Rider Kiosks

February 9, 2022 by Dave Haynes

The LA-area digital signage solutions provider Red Dot Digital Media has an interesting technical case study out on a project done with Silicon Valley …

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Visionect’s E-Paper Business Evolving To Be End-To-End Solutions Provider

January 30, 2020 by Dave Haynes

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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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Sydney’s New Metro Line Dotted With E-Paper Information Signs

May 29, 2019 by Dave Haynes

The first 36 kilometers of Australia’s biggest public transport project, the newly-opened Sydney Metro Northwest line, are interspersed with stops that provide steadily updated …

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Outfront Starts Live Trial Of Planned 37,000 Screen NYC MTA Rollout

February 27, 2019 by Dave Haynes

Via NY Daily News Outfront Media has started testing on what will eventually be a rollout of a reported 37,000 new digital signage screens …

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Pattison Gets Smart With Calgary Transit Line Digital Posters

January 29, 2019 by Dave Haynes

The city of Calgary in western Canada now has smart city-ish digital posters along four new rapid transit bus lines – showing next bus …

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Santiago’s Subway Rolls With Smart Stations, Data-Driven Screens

January 24, 2019 by Dave Haynes

This is an information-rich digital sign on Chile’s Santiago Metro. It runs ad messaging and educational messages, but what I like is the amount of detail in …

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