DSE Announces 2022 DIZZIE Award Winners

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The Digital Signage Experience (DSE) unveiled the 2022 Digital Signage Experience Awards (DIZZIE) winners. The awards program recognizes companies from around the world whose digital signage installations and campaigns challenge existing standards and drive the industry forward. The awards program is part of the Digital Signage Experience event taking place Nov. 17-19 at the Las […]

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Epic Games’ BK Johannessen Will Give Keynote on Content Creation at ISE2023

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In response to the growing relevance of content production and distribution technologies across the pro-AV and systems integration market, ISE 2023 will see a host of new features focused on this area, including a new dedicated area in Hall 6. The start of a long-term initiative, this new focus for ISE also highlights the more […]

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Sony’s Alliance with signageOS Will Nearly Double its Display Compatibility

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Sony Corporation is partnering with signageOS to provide streamlined integration to support Sony’s professional BRAVIA displays and create a more connected digital signage and content management system (CMS) framework for the company and its partners across the globe. The new signageOS alliance will nearly double the compatibility of Sony’s displays to offer support for close […]

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DSF Rolls Out New Membership Tiers, Benefits — The First Update in Seven Years

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The Digital Signage Federation (DSF), the only not-for-profit independent voice of the digital signage ecosystem, has unveiled a new membership tier structure, the first overhaul of how members are categorized in seven years. The new tiers and member benefits are now live on the DSF website. “We charged our Membership Committee to take a long […]

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Signagelive Now Offers Complimentary One-Month EyeQuant Membership

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Signagelive announced a partnership “to help customers prove the effectiveness of their digital signage image and video content before it goes live.” In an exclusive tie-up with visual analytics company EyeQuant, Signagelive will offer support for data-driven content development, through a complimentary one-month EyeQuant subscription, worth over £375. With this free month of unlimited EyeQuant […]

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Visix Releases Version 1.65 of AxisTV Signage Suite Software

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Visix has released version 1.65 of its AxisTV Signage Suite software. This latest update adds features for higher education clients and “improves Visix Cloud and software user experiences.” NetMenu is CBORD’s complete web-based, fully-hosted food service solution for higher education venues. AxisTV Signage Suite’s desktop designer, AxisTV Design, has a new CBORD widget that lets […]

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Neutrik Americas Announces Availability of X and G Series Power Connectors

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Neutrik Americas just announced the availability of the X and G series Power Connectors from the company’s REAN subsidiary. Offering a “complete package optimized for digital signage and lighting applications, the new X and G Series have a rugged, IP65 rating protection for dependable performance in outdoor environments.” And, the REAN X Series Power Connectors […]

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Learn How Labor Installation Standards Impact Your Bottom Line

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Why are labor installation standards important in ProAV and how do they impact the bottom line? You can find the answer to that question — and more — during a December 20 LAVNCH & LEARN with NSCA. Earlier this fall, NSCA released updated Labor Installation Standard guidelines to help AV professionals improve and maintain project […]

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Pure Fi Releases New Ultra High Speed HDMI Active Optical Cable

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Pure Fi unveiled its new Ultra High Speed HDMI Active Optical Cable (AOC). Capable of supporting HDMI 2.1a features including 8K video content at 60Hz over extended runs, this new AOC is designed for “professional AV use as well as digital signage applications.” Pure Fi will debut its new AOC at the upcoming Digital Signage […]

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Optoma Launches Interchangeable Lens High-Performance 4K HDR Additions to DuraCore Laser Lineup

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Optoma launched the ZU1300 and ZU1100 projectors with 14,400 and 11,500 lumens respectively. As part of Optoma’s DuraCore laser lineup, these interchangeable lens high-performance projectors feature 4K HDR compatibility and offer 24/7 operation up to 30,000 hours of laser lifetime as well as being IP6X certified optical engine for dependable performance. With several built-in installation […]

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Why You Should Join Us at DSE 2022

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If you’re an #AVtweep on the internet, you’ve likely heard us talk about how excited we are for DSE 2022. And just like that, the show is next week! Whether you’re local and considering making the drive to Las Vegas or you’re just shy of hitting that “book flight” button, here are some reasons I […]

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Unigest Releases Caveman 3.3 — Tripleplay Digital Signage Software

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Today, Uniguest announced the release of Caveman 3.3, the latest version of its Tripleplay Digital Signage, enterprise video and IPTV software delivering several new features and integrations. The new release includes: Power BI data visualization software integration for organizations to report powerful business intelligence via dashboards, reports and tiles, directly in Tripleplay Digital Signage A […]

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BrightSign and Red Dot Digital Media Collaborate on Digital Signage Arch for DSE 2022

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BrightSign and Red Dot Digital Media have created an impressive digital signage arch that will welcome attendees to the upcoming Digital Signage Experience (DSE) trade show. On hiatus in recent years due to the pandemic, DSE makes its return to Las Vegas under new management November 17-19, 2022. “Returning after such an extended break means […]

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Loop Media Offers Digital Signage, DOOH Solutions to Small Companies

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With the lifting of pandemic restrictions, there’s been renewed interest in the power of place-based out-of-home advertising and the potential for digital media displayed in stores, gyms, restaurants, office buildings and other businesses. The thing is, while many large companies may have the resources to build their own place-based media networks, they may not have […]

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Nick Begleries Leaves Nanolumens, Samsung to Lead Philips USA (PPDS) ProAV and Digital Signage Teams

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PPDS (aka: Philips digital signage) has announced the appointment of Nick Begleries, as its new Commercial VP, North America. Adding more than 25 years of top-level senior AV experience to the steadily expanding PPDS U.S. team, Begleries is one of the AV industry’s most accomplished talents in North America, heading up and guiding forward some […]

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Atlona’s New Omega Series Switcher Offers Integration and User Convenience Features

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Atlona has added a new switcher to its Omega Series. The AT-OME-MH21-CP features HDMI and USB-C inputs, USB-C device charging and a built-in USB 3.0 hub for video conferencing peripherals or touch displays. The OME-MH21-CP combines all of the functionality of Atlona’s AT-OME-MH21 switcher with the ability to charge devices such as laptops, tablets and […]

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BenQ Launches a Smart Meeting Room Projector with Built in Windows 11

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BenQ just launched the EH620 as a smart meeting room projector that includes built-in Windows 11. The EH620 has built-in Edge and Chrome web browsers and a wireless presentation system with four-way split windows for sharing multiple screens simultaneously. This is a good example and sneak peek at what a hardware-less room could look like, […]

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New York Marriott Marquis Brings the Excitement of Times Square Inside with Two Dazzling LG DVLED Displays

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As one of the world’s busiest tourist destinations, New York City’s Times Square has long captured the imaginations of travelers with its seemingly endless array of neon signs, bright lights, and today, building-sized digital displays. In this hyper-digitized environment, at a time when nearly every traveler has their own digital screen in their pocket (or […]

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Leyard Adds Luminate Ultra Series LED Video Wall With Coated LEDs for Outdoor

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Leyard has announced a new addition to the company’s portfolio of outdoor LED display solutions with the release of a fine-pitch, high-bright outdoor LED video wall designed for up-close viewing. The Leyard Luminate Ultra Series LED video wall display features coated LEDs to deliver ruggedness and exceptional image detail for high-ambient light environments. Designed to […]

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AdBox and Jiesilu Work to Provide Access to Outdoor Advertising Options for Brands

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AdBox is “trying to simplify access for brands to reach outdoor advertising options.” As an outdoor advertising service provider, with the help of Jiesilu integrated into AdBox, the companies say it becomes simple and clear to introduce advertising to customers. First, AdBox builds campaign proposals and shares links directly with customers or advertisers. Then, customers […]

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Navori Labs Will Show Hardware and Software Portfolios at DSE 2022

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Navori Labs will emphasize synergies between its growing software and hardware portfolios at the first Digital Signage Experience show in Las Vegas next month. Navori will demonstrate how its QL digital signage software and Aquaji marketing analytics software “work together seamlessly out of the box” — and show how customers can enhance performance with a newly developed media player […]

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LAVNCH WEEK 6, I Will Miss You

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What. A. Day. This week has been fantastic, and Digital Signage Day was the icing on the cake. Our presenters wowed us with great content that included current digital signage trends, how those trends will impact the industry and everything in between. If you want to watch today or any of our LAVNCH WEEK 6 […]

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C2G Adds USB-C Male to USB-C Male — USB4 Cables

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C2G is expanding its lineup of USB-C adapters, cables, hubs, and laptop docking stations with the new USB-C Male to USB-C Male — USB4 (40Gbps) cables in 2.5 ft. (C2G28877) and 3.3 ft. (C2G28878) lengths. The new cables support all USB4 features, with data transfer rates up to 40Gbps, as well as backward compatibility with […]

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Extron Founder and President Andrew Edwards Moves to Chairman of the Board Position

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Extron Founder and President Andrew Edwards announced Tuesday he is moving to the position of chairman of the board. He is also promoting Brian Taraci to chief executive officer, Casey Hall to chief marketing officer, and Ed Ellingwood to chief financial officer. These moves are designed to ensure the company is solidly positioned to face […]

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SoundTube Entertainment Adds New Line Array Speakers in White With Updated Aluminum Casing

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SoundTube Entertainment has released the LA880i-IIand LA808i-II line array speakers in white with an updated aluminum casing. The new array aesthetic was initially introduced in 2021. SoundTube LA880i-II’s proprietary LAPS (Line Array-Point Source) three-way design provides a “very short near-field extent and hearty far-field performance to create clear and concise sound.” The LA880i-II maintains a more consistent ratio of array […]

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Looking for a New Display? Save Your Energy!

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By Mitchell Rosenberg PPDS If you’re in the business of buying visual displays, you already know of the various considerations you need to make depending on how the device will be used, where and by whom. Is the screen big enough to be seen clearly from the other side of the room? Is the pixel […]

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VESA Releases DisplayPort 2.1 Specification, Backward Compatible With Previous DisplayPort Version

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The Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) announced that it has released DisplayPort 2.1, the latest version of the DisplayPort specification, which is backward compatible with and supersedes the previous version of DisplayPort (DisplayPort 2.0). VESA has been working closely with member companies to ensure that products supporting DisplayPort 2.0 would actually meet the newer, more […]

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Footasylum Completes Installation of Philips Video Wall

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The recently refurbished Footasylum retail store in Bristol, UK, has completed the installation of a giant new Philips video wall, helping to drive footfall and boost the customer experience. Established in 2005, Footasylum is one of the leading retailers of fashion streetwear and sportswear in the U.K., stocking brand giants that include Nike, Adidas and Jordan, Under […]

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PPDS Debuts S-Line of Displays With Ultra-Wide 32:9 Aspect Ratio

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PPDS (aka: Philips professional displays) just debuted the S-Line of displays — a series of stretched digital signage displays. First teased on the Philips stand during ISE 2022 and available now for order in North America, the brand new 37” Philips S-Line series (37BDL3050S) adds a new dimension to PPDS’ digital signage and dvLED portfolio, […]

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4youreye Selects AV Stumpfl, INFiLED, Unilumen for A1 CEV BeachVolley Nations Cup at Red Bull Beach Arena

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The world’s beach volleyball elite gathered at the Red Bull Beach Arena in Vienna (2–7 August) to compete in the A1 CEV BeachVolley Nations Cup, inspiring thousands of visitors in the process. Sports and party vibes rarely fit so well together as in the case of beach volleyball. Great physical feats and exciting matches impressed the audience in tandem with […]

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Powering Down Your Digital Signage

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Five Simple Steps to Reduce the Power Consumption of Your Displays and Players With energy costs rising at 30% year over year, businesses are increasingly concerned about reducing consumption. Digital signage is way below heating, lighting and air conditioning in terms of energy consumption in most offices and retail outlets. Nevertheless, the displays are very […]

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