Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

Georgia Tech Launches USD 1M Retail Technology Initiative

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Georgia’s technology incubator, the Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC), is launching a new initiative for entrepreneurs focused on retail-related technology. The new program is being funded by a USD 1 million gift from the Mookerji Foundation to the Georgia Tech Foundation. Founded in 1980, ATDC is a program of the Enterprise Innovation Institute, the Georgia […]

Enable Bright Outcomes w/ @Barco at #InfoComm17

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Andrew Neale

At #InfoComm17 Barco will showcase new developments for the ProAV industry designed to help customers work together, share insights and wow audiences. From their most popular show controllers and laser projectors, to brand new innovations for enterprises, they will reveal their latest technologies designed to power collaboration across the enterprise, bring big events and attractions […]

Shanghai Digital Signage Show, September 20-22, 2017

Friday, May 26th, 2017

Andrew Neale

The Shanghai Digital Signage Show is being held at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, September 20-22, 2017. Co-located events: OLED CHINA 2017, LED CHINA 2017 and SIGN CHINA 2017 are expected to bring together 1,300 exhibitors and cover 100,000 sq. metres of exhibition space. More details here.

John Michalovic joins @AptoVision

Friday, May 26th, 2017

Andrew Neale

AptoVision, developer of the world’s most widely adopted 4K AV-over-IP chipsets that are the foundation of SDVoE technology, today announced the appointment of John Michalovic as director of operations and support. In this role, John will lead a world-class customer support organization that provides technical and design support, applications engineering, project management and training. He […]

Fathom Signs Agreement w/ @Gimbal

Friday, May 26th, 2017

Andrew Neale

Fathom, a Bluetooth real-time location system asset tracking company, has signed an agreement with Gimbal which includes joint marketing and sales referrals to common prospective enterprise customers, enables Fathom to distribute Gimbal beacons and for it to leverage Gimbal Secure Mode functionality. The press release stated that the partnership presented customers with the combined strengths […]

#InfoComm17 @Atlona Pre-Show Webinar

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Andrew Neale

Atlona are holding an #InfoComm17 Pre-Show Webinar on Thursday, 1 June, 2017. We’re told that in 30 minutes you will get all the information you need: Atlona booth location and layout information; Contact information for show planning; Products that will be on display at the show; Technologies that will be featured at the show; Show […]

New @elotouch McDonald’s Interactive Kiosks?

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Reggie DeLarge

Here’s a very quick review of the highly anticipated, much talked about, McDonald’s Kiosks as seen in the Corona, Queens, NYC neighborhood. This restaurant had lots of back to back units, possibly as many as eight. If we didn’t know any better I’d say that these are the units ELO had on display in their […]

The 2017 DailyDOOH Travelogue

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Most of the regular industry events will be found below with a few exceptions – mainly due to timing issues and clashes. We’re unfortunately going to miss FEPE in Stockholm this year as we will be in Miami for a few days with SEGD, ahead of driving on to Orlando for #InfoComm17. There are a few […]

Alison Maxson joins @AbsenAmerica

Friday, May 19th, 2017

Andrew Neale

We hear that Alison Maxson has recently left Barco and joined the Absen LED team as their PR & Marketing Communications Manager. She will be based in their North America headquarters in Orlando. You will be able to meet Alison and the rest of the Absen team at #Infocomm17 on booth 931.

Paul Bromley joins Cabletime

Friday, May 19th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Cabletime, developer of the MediaStar range of IPTV, streaming and digital signage solutions has announced the appointment of Paul Bromley to head up its digital signage business in the UK and Ireland. As Digital Signage Sales Manager, Paul Bromley will be responsible for expanding Cabletime’s position in the market and for spearheading the sales campaign […]