Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

Laila Hede Jensen joins @ZetaDisplayAB

Friday, January 17th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Tucked into a press release from ZetaDisplay AB (publ) (Nasdaq Stockholm: ZETA) earlier this week with “an updated organisation to increase scalability and to capture international growth” announcement was the news that former Vice President at Unilumin Group Laila Hede Jensen has joined ZetaDisplay AB as Chief Commercial Officer. It simply said “Hede Jensen is […]

Awkwafina, The New Voice of The Flushing 7 Subway line

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Awkwafina, the star of the upcoming Comedy Central series ‘Awkwafina is Nora From Queens’ can be heard announcing each station arrival, along with other various prompts, running across all 22 stops from Flushing-Main Street (Queens) to 34 St-Hudson Yards (Manhattan). Comedy Central, in partnership with the MTA, announced earlier that Golden Globe-winner and Queens native […]

BOE Technology Group in ‪@STRATACACHE Partnership

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Tristan Cotterill

STRATACACHE, the parent company of Carmanah Signs, has announced a partnership with BOE Technology Group to bring a full line of branded LCD display technology to market. BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd., is a Chinese electronic components producer founded in 1993. Its core businesses are interface devices, smart IoT systems and smart medicine and engineering […]

New @Signagelive Distribution Partnership w/ COMM-TEC

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Andrew Neale

Signagelive and COMM-TEC (now part of the Exertis group of companies) have announced a new distribution partnership to cover both Spain and Portuguese markets. COMM-TEC is the leading pan-European distribution partner and manufacturer of future-based communication technologies. Their headquarters are located in Uhingen Germany. Juan Giraldo, Managing Director, COMM-TEC Spain & Portugal told us “We […]

Paula Oliver 1968 – 2019

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

It is with great sadness that we write about the passing of Paula Oliver, Managing Director of Wildstone Consulting who left us on December 21, 2019 after a short illness. Paula was a true DOOH pioneer, blazing the trail for airport screen advertising networks from the early 2000s onwards. Our industry really has lost one […]

My #CES2020 Top 10

Monday, January 13th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

I first went to CES back in 1995 when automative car parts, booth babes and the fledgling personal computer industry were very much the order of the day, in fact it would be 10 years before Samsung showed off a 102-inch plasma television in 2005! This year #CES2020 started for us on Sunday January 5 […]

Type At The Speed of Thought With @CharaChorder

Sunday, January 12th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Would you learn to use a new and very different type of keyboard input device if it allowed to “type at the speed of thought”? That’s the premise behind this startup CharaChorder who we met last week at #CES2020. At the show they were recognised as one of the top ‘New & Noteworthy’ products.

#ISE2020 ¡Hola Barcelona!

Saturday, January 11th, 2020

Andrew Neale

To mark the final edition of ISE at the RAI Amsterdam, a very special event on the last day of #ISE2020 will reflect on the show’s development over the years whilst also looking forward to the next chapter of its story in Barcelona. Entitled ¡Hola Barcelona!, the event will feature appearances from major Catalan and […]

#ISE2020 @BrightSign to Focus on BSN.cloud

Saturday, January 11th, 2020

Andrew Neale

BrightSign, LLC, the global market leader in digital signage media players, has announced that it will be showcasing the new BSN.cloud platform at #ISE2020. You can find them in Hall 8 Stand E200. BSN.cloud is BrightSign’s player and network management platform for cloud-connected BrightSign players which was announced almost a year ago in February 2019.

New @NanoLumens Install w/ @LamarDigital

Saturday, January 11th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

NanoLumens, the award-winning creators of LED visualization solutions in any size, shape or curvature, has announced the installation of four direct-view LED display solutions in San Antonio International Airport. Commissioned by the Airports division of Lamar Advertising and integrated by VIA Technology, the project includes a flat-panel display above the B-Side entrance to the Baggage […]