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Brydge Pro Keyboards Now In-Stock And Shipping

Saturday, June 15th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Amongst fellow #AVtweeps we’ve been promoting the concept of turning your plain old Apple iPad into a fully fledged laptop or MacBook replacement, with the addition of a Brydge keyboard for several years now. Back in 2012 we took part in the original kickstarter campaign for the product, gaining our first experience with one of […]

Next-Generation AV Industry Takes Shape at #InfoComm19

Saturday, June 15th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

From Friday’s AVIXA Foundation Career Day, welcoming students to the show, to the more than 40 percent of registered attendees under the age of 40, #InfoComm19 held last week June 8-14 in Orlando, continued to draw the next generation of audiovisual professionals, as well as a broad cross-section of engaged AV customers from higher education, […]

#InfoComm19 ‪Historical Show Attendee Numbers

Friday, June 14th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Replying to an #InfoComm19 tweet that repeated a common misconception, that Orlando attendance was typically less than that of Las Vegas, we put together this list of attendance figures going back to 2010. * InfoComm 2010 32,000 (Las Vegas) * InfoComm 2011 33,001 (Orlando) * InfoComm 2012 34,286 (Las Vegas) * InfoComm 2013 35,126 (Orlando) […]

Snapp Digital Partners With @Signagelive

Friday, June 14th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Snapp Digital has partnered with Signagelive to offer an advertisement software add-on that is billed as one of the easiest, simplest and most user-friendly solutions that will turn any digital screen into an advertisement opportunity. There’s a simple dashboard and an open community marketplace, which allows networks and advertisers to put into one place creating […]

Artie Bulgrin Joins @TunityTV Advisory Board

Friday, June 14th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Tunity has announced that it has expanded its advisory board to include TV industry maven and former head of research for ESPN, Artie Bulgrin. Arte joins respected media executives Pat McDonough, Keith Reinhard, Tom Rogers, and Alan Wurtzel, as well as Bruce Paisner who serves on the Company’s board of directors. The Tunity advisory board […]

Jim Bradford Joins ‪@WatchfireSigns

Friday, June 14th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Former FormetCo sales exec Jim Bradford has joined Watchfire Signs as Business Development – Sports & Indoor Video Walls.

Carmen Tsang Joins @LightboxOOH

Friday, June 14th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Carmen Tsang has joined Lightbox (formerly Adspace Networks) as VP, Research. She joins from Universal McCann/J3 where she led analytics and research for the Johnson & Johnson and Coach accounts as the VP Research Director. In addition to several years spent at other media agencies including MediaCom and Zenithmedia, the NYU graduate served as the […]

Daniel Calder Joins @nds_signage

Friday, June 14th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Daniel Calder has joined Digital Signage specialist NDS, the folks who provide PADS4, the powerful all-in-one digital signage platform. He joins as a Support Engineer and will help look after NDS’s global partner network with their PADS4 installations, operating from NDS HQ in the Netherlands.

New Co-op Campign Using A Hyper-Local Approach

Thursday, June 13th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

This new hyper local out-of-home campaign for the UK’s Co-op sees bespoke creatives linking the community where the message appears with the causes funded by the Co-op’s three businesses – Food, Funeral and Insurance. This innovative approach delivered in partnership with Posterscope and media agency Carat, supports Co-op’s multi-million-pound advertising campaign “It’s what we do”. […]

UK #OOH Audiences Buoyed By Growth of Digital Screens

Thursday, June 13th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Driven by significant growth from digital out of home screens, new UK audience data released by Route this week paints the picture of an industry in very good health. Route produces audience estimates for UK out-of-home advertising covering both posters and digital screens. It offers a world leading currency utilising cutting-edge Multi Sensor Tracking devices. […]