My Search for (Digital) Signage in Costa Rica and Aruba

April 28, 2023

I am very fortunate to have visited two countries known as tropical paradises: Costa Rica and Aruba. And while I find myself constantly looking toward digital signage experiences in my own surroundings, I thought it would be exciting to do the same on my travels. Here are some notable examples, and perhaps how some could […]

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Extron Introduces Interactive Wayfinding Interface

February 16, 2020

Extron just introduced the TLSI 201, an interactive wayfinding interface that provides real-time meeting space availability, status and location information using a centralized display. Designed to connect directly with Extron Room Scheduling panels, the interactive wayfinding interface enables users to easily locate and book meeting spaces and make ad hoc meeting reservations. Simply configure the […]

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Now You Can Have Voice-Activated Wayfinding, Thanks to Visix

August 27, 2019

Visix has announced the immediate availability of its voice-activated wayfinding applications, a digital signage software innovation that captured imaginations and real-world interest at InfoComm 2019 in June. The application comes alive through its built-in voice user interface (VUI) and provides audiences with a hands-free way to interact with screens. Here’s a video we shot of […]

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Elo Says It Has World’s First Interactive Display Line Certified by Google

August 21, 2019

Elo today announced upgrades to its Android-based I-Series, PayPoint, PayPoint Plus and Backpack products, with the availability of Google Play Services across its full line of 10- to 70-inch interactive solutions. Elo’s new third generation series of Android products enable access to the latest Google Mobile Services apps, including Google Chrome, YouTube, Play Store access […]

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AxisTV Signage Suite v.1.23 Drops from Visix

August 7, 2019

Visix has released version 1.23 of its AxisTV Signage Suite enterprise digital signage platform. The release includes five new widgets, 64-bit OS support, enhanced workflows, improved interactive functionality, personal UI customization options, heightened sort and filter intelligence, expanded organizational tools and security policies, as well as the ability to customize every visual property for the […]

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Sharp’s InfoComm 2019 Booth Is Business as Usual

June 5, 2019

For InfoComm 2019, Sharp Electronics has decided to build a day-in-the-life of the office-style booth with AV everywehre: Reception Lobby: Breathtaking 8K resolution welcomes you to our world You will be greeted at the Sharp booth by business VIPs, including the upcoming 80″ Class 8K UHD display. In addition, the recently launched 75″ Class (74 […]

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Visix Will Add Voice to Wayfinding Digital Signage at InfoComm 2019

May 28, 2019

Visix will premiere its new voice-activated wayfinding in booth 2321 at InfoComm 2019. The new offering expands the company’s digital signage design services to include voice-user interface (VUI) options. VUI will be showcased in the booth in a wayfinding project for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. A voice-user interface uses speech recognition to understand spoken […]

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NoviSign Digital Signage Joins IAdea In InfoComm Show To Showcase New Touchscreen Wayfinding Digital Signage Solutions

May 7, 2019

At this year’s InfoComm, NoviSign Digital Signage will be featured in IAdea booth #455 showing its interactive digital signage software technologies. Solutions that will be available to interact with include touch screen directional mapping, concierge-style infotainment, digital menu boards and more. Powering NoviSign’s digital signage software will be IAdea’s new all-in-one XDS-2288 Android touch screen […]

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Five Powerful Uses That Have Put Digital Wayfinding On The Map

November 12, 2018

By Dominic Hinchliffe Sales Manager, TrouDigital Traditional wayfinding can be observed in every walk of life: from colleges to hospitals and city centers to parks. Wayfinding helps individuals to simply get from point A to point B. However, the popularity of proprietary digital wayfinding solutions over the last few years can provide businesses with so […]

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Peerless-AV Announces New Smart City Kiosk for All-Weather Applications

August 20, 2018

Peerless-AV just announced its Smart City Kiosk (KOP2549-XHB, KOP2555-XHB). The Smart City Kiosk is designed to be an all-weather-rated solution for sharing community information, travel and weather details, as well as wayfinding, advertising and entertainment. The Smart City Kiosk includes an Xtreme High Bright Outdoor Display (in 49″, 55″ or 65″) and an optional 10-point […]

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#AVisLIFE: The Airport Application

July 17, 2018

I spend a decent amount of time in airports and I can confidently share that there are two things that can be found at every airport in the world: a “port to air travel” and audiovisual installations. Ask any member of the rAVe team, they will share that I am like a kid in a […]

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Primeview Expands LED Poster Offerings With New Indoor and Outdoor Rated Options

December 7, 2017

Primeview announces new outdoor and indoor LED Poster digital signage offerings designed for wayfinding, advertising, digital merchandising, concierge and self-service applications. Designed to support both indoor and outdoor signage needs, Primeview’s says the posters are easy to install, operate and maintained are 24/7 rated. Primeview’s 1.9-millimeter (PRVLED19PSTR) indoor LED Posters feature various installation options, easy operation, multiple communication […]

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Higher Education Uses AV Integration to Curate Leaders

October 4, 2017

By Alan Brawn, CTS, DSCE, DSDE, DSNE, DCME, ISF-C Let me begin with a bit of candor. Over the years, I have observed that when those in the AV integration industry speak about typical projects for the education market… they usually sound mundane, and it is easy to assume what the project will entail. For […]

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Peerless-AV Introduces New All-in-One Kiosk Powered by BrightSign

August 22, 2017

Peerless-AV has introduced a new All-in-One kiosk powered by BrightSign. Featuring a new design with lean frames and a small footprint, the All-in-One Kiosk offers a complete digital signage solution for any indoor application setting – from corporate to retail to hospitality. Powered by a BrightSign Built-In Digital Signage Module, the All-in-One Kiosk delivers flawless Full HD 1080p60 single video decoding, HTML support, […]

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Peerless-AV Introduces New Indoor Portrait Kiosk

April 20, 2017

Peerless-AV just launched a new indoor Portrait Kiosk for displays ranging from 40″-55″. Featuring a curved design, the new Portrait Kiosk offers a range of functions, such as wayfinding, entertainment and digital merchandising, for any indoor application setting. The newest addition to Peerless-AV’s line of kiosk solutions, the floor standing, indoor Portrait Kiosk features include: Flat base (free standing or bolted […]

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Wayfinding: A Digital Signage User Experience

February 6, 2017

By Lee Gannon TrouDigital Digital signage has many purposes: It can be used to advertise, to educate, to entertain. But there’s one application that isn’t getting paid enough attention — and that’s wayfinding. What do we mean by a wayfinding solution? We’re talking about a tool that helps users navigate through a physical environment. On […]

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DigitalSignBuilder.Com Releases A Digital Signage Solution Aimed at Hospitals and Doctors’ Offices

August 9, 2016 has announced an “out-of-the-box digital signage solution” for hospitals, doctor offices, clinics and waiting rooms. DigitalSignBuilder’s new hospital facility digital signage packages allow organizations to blend instant answers to patient questions, important policy updates, available services, payment options, insurance information and other relevant notifications into an easy to manage the system. Features include: Keeping […]

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Visix Mobile Wayfinding App: Directions in the Palm of Your Hand

May 5, 2016

Digital wayfinding can incorporate HTML5, QR codes and SMS directions to bring a modern experience to people trying to get somewhere. But wayfinding apps combined with proximity beacons puts the directions right in their hands. And adding a geofence and interactive touchscreens can help round out the visitor wayfinding experience. The app sits on a […]

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How Retailers Can Get Digital Signage Right During the Holidays

December 18, 2015

Ready or not, here it comes! The holiday season! Every year, holiday commercials, displays and songs seem to hit us even earlier. Certainly, the holidays can evoke warm memories of family. Or, for you, it may evoke feelings of anxiety surrounding preparations and shopping. But, no matter how you feel or what you do, one […]

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New Visix Mobile Wayfinding App with Beacons and Geofencing

June 2, 2015

Visix’s mobile wayfinding app provides responsive indoor navigation for smartphones. The app can be used as an extension of traditional kiosk-based wayfinding or as a stand-alone solution. Each app is custom branded for the client organization and uses photography from the client’s own buildings. Picture-based guidance paired with simple directions moves employees, customers and visitors […]

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rp Visual Solutions to Unveil AVISO Line of Kiosks at DSE 2015

March 2, 2015

rp Visual Solutions (RPV) will unveil its new line of battery and AC powered kiosks during DSE 2015. The line, called AVISO, includes CONTIGO, a tabletop battery-powered model and LIBRE, a rechargeable battery powered model that features a dual-sided interactive display. It also includes a single-sided model called IMPACTO that has a unique look and […]

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Australian Hospital Finds Its Way with Digital Signage

December 15, 2014

Gold Coast University Hospital (GCUH) is the largest-ever public health infrastructure project and one of the largest research facilities in Australia. Command Australia, with 22MILES, was contracted to design a full interactive wayfinding solution, with a true in-house management capability, for this eight-building healthcare complex. The end solution’s feedbacks surpassed all expectations. Background After almost […]

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Micro Industries Intros Dual-Sided Interactive “Digital Lollipop” Sign

April 25, 2014

Micro Industries has just unveiled a unique Touch & Go Digital Lollipop 55 — a dual-sided 55″ interactive portrait touchscreen in a less than 2.4″ (6 centimeters) thick profile. Each digital lollipop supports single or multi-touch touchscreens simultaneously, using independent processors that separately drive the operating system. To ensure minimal deflection of the screens when […]

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Omnivision Studios Launches Omnitapps Composer

April 14, 2014

Omnivision Studios BV has launched Omnitapps Composer, software designed for simplifying customization of touch-based digital signage deployments. The Omnitapps Composer suite include Omnitapps Composer Basic, a multi-touch software package with 18 applications and basic setting configuration; Omnitapps Composer Advanced, a full-featured multi-touch software package with 21 applications; and Omnitapps Composer Ultimate, adding Omnivision’s Interactive Wayfinding […]

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TouchSystems Grows Multi-Touch Screen Offerings

October 17, 2013

TouchSystems has added a 46-inch and 55-inch multi-touch display to its suite of 1080p (1920×1080) native touch screen displays. Both displays are part of TouchSystems’ entry-level and economical line of displays including the existing 32″ and 42″ versions — all, of which, use infrared-based, multi-touch technology. The V 46 and V 55 are LED-backlit include […]

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InfoComm 2013 Awards: Best New Digital Signage Hardware Product: Visix RoomBoard

July 29, 2013

        To see a list of all the awards we are giving as part of our 2013 rAVe Best of InfoComm awards, click here. To see all our of InfoComm 2013 coverage, click here. Best New Digital Signage Hardware Product: Visix RoomBoard Visix has combined its interactive designs with its scheduling products […]

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