Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

*New* @AVNationTV Digital Signage Show

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Andrew Neale

The Digital Signage Digest is the latest podcast from AVNation TV. Hosted by Llanor Alleyne, it is a monthly news digest covering all aspects of the digital signage industry. The guests will feature creatives, manufacturers, integrators, and industry associations. The round table discussion will provide a unique insight into how the news of digital signage […]

Formetco To Double Size of Its Digital Production Facility

Thursday, February 7th, 2019

Andrew Neale

Formetco has announced that it is doubling the size of its digital production facility, dubbed ‘Digital Campus’, in order to accommodate the company’s growing number of projects. Digital Campus is the facility where Formetco, one of North America’s leading outdoor advertising manufacturers and suppliers, assembles, tests and packages its LED video displays before shipping and […]

#ISE2019 ‪@Sharp_Europe Launch Six New 4K Displays

Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

Andrew Neale

At #ISE2019 Sharp has unveiled the hero products and solutions it will launch in 2019, including three new 4K professional displays for digital signage, a 4K interactive Windows collaboration display, developed in partnership with Microsoft, two new 4K BIG PAD interactive displays, and a second generation 8K monitor. In Hall 12, their stand 12-E100 is split […]

Mersive Debuts Solstice 4.0 & A Next Generation Hardware Platform

Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Mersive Technologies, a leader in wireless content sharing and collaboration solutions, has announced a new hardware platform and version 4.0 of its Solstice software. Solstice 4.0 combined with Gen3 Pod hardware extends Mersive’s platform-based approach to meeting space collaboration by adding new capabilities which will eliminate the cost and complexity of multiple niche solutions. These […]

#ISE2019 ‪@SeloyLive ‬Antibacterial Surface

Monday, February 4th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

At #ISE2019 Seloy Live will once again demonstrate its interactive glass, but this year it is now protected against bacteria, viruses and fungi. At the show, four interactive solutions, two SENSE and two SHINE glass displays and accompanying projectors will showcase the technology via booth partner Immersive Studio (running on Ventuz Technology – see booth […]

#ISE2019 @LeyardGroup Hall 12 Stand 12-F80

Monday, February 4th, 2019

Andrew Neale

Leyard has announced the vast array of industry-leading display technologies it will showcase at #ISE2019 this week in Amsterdam. This of course, marks the first time that Leyard and its companies, Planar, eyevis and Teracue, are attending the show together, demonstrating its comprehensive portfolio of LED, LCD, rear projection and image processing solutions. Thorsten Lipp, general […]

ZOE The World’s First Virtual Personal Cruise Assistant

Friday, February 1st, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

ZOE is billed as the world’s first virtual personal cruise assistant and we are told that it is poised to take MSC Cruises’ Guest Services to an exciting new level with guest-centric technology that will further enrich the cruise holiday. Developed in partnership with HARMAN and Samsung Electronics, ZOE is a voice-enabled ‘artificial intelligence’ found […]

Beijing InfoComm China 2019, July 17–19, 2019

Friday, February 1st, 2019

Tristan Cotterill

InfoCommAsia, the organiser of Beijing InfoComm China, has announced that the 2019 Show, which was to be held April 8-10, 2019 has been re-scheduled and will now be held July 17–19, 2019. The event will (still) be held at the China National Convention Center. Citing force majeure, the venue provider was unable to host the […]

Dirk Finstel joins Advantech

Friday, February 1st, 2019

Andrew Neale

Dirk Finstel has joined Advantech, a global leader in intelligent IoT devices and solutions (stock symbol: 2395) as Associate Vice-President Embedded IoT Europe. He will lead the Embedded IoT sector in Europe. The press release stated that yhis strategic appointment underlines the importance of the Embedded business in Europe within Advantech. He brings over 25 […]

Valentina Zarivchatska joins @VuWall

Friday, February 1st, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Valentina Zarivchatska has joined Vuwall as Director of Business Development for Central Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America. VuWall is a manufacturer of video wall controllers and control room video wall management solutions and they tell us that Valentina brings considerable experience to the VuWall team, most recently with four years spent at AV […]