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The A to Z of Digital Signage: K is for Kiosk

The A to Z of Digital Signage: K is for Kiosk

When it comes to Digital Signage the term “kiosk” usually describes a freestanding display, which can be a touch screen or a passive non-touch screen, with an integrated PC or media player used for wayfinding, data capture, ordering, advertising or general information dissemination.   Kiosks currently hold the largest market share of the global Digital… Read More

The A to Z of Digital Signage: J is for JPEG

The A to Z of Digital Signage: J is for JPEG

Images and videos are the most common forms of content for Digital Signage and the best image format to use, to achieve the best balance between quality and file size, are JPEG images. JPEG (which stands for “Joint Photographic Experts Group”, the name of the committee that created the standard) is one of the most… Read More

How to sell Digital Signage to your boss (Part 2)

How to sell Digital Signage to your boss (Part 2)

This is the second part of our blog on how to sell Digital Signage to your boss. To read part 1 of this blog, please click here. Lower the risk Bosses will only take calculated risks. Ideally they want sure-fire solutions so thanks to ingenuity of Digital Signage you can lower the risk with your projects… Read More

How to sell Digital Signage to your boss (Part 1)

How to sell Digital Signage to your boss (Part 1)

Not everyone can see the potential of a new technology at first; fear of change from the status quo can stop people from making decisions that could benefit their company. Managers and bosses are the people you might need to convince if your company is really going to get the benefits from Digital Signage. In… Read More

How Touch Screen Mirrors Change the Shopping Experience

How Touch Screen Mirrors Change the Shopping Experience

In the age of online shopping it is surprising to learn that most customers still prefer to shop in store rather than online[1]. With stories constantly in the press about failing high street brands it’s easy to assume that online shopping is the future of retail. If you look at the statistics though this simply… Read More

The A to Z of Digital Signage: I is for IP Rating

The A to Z of Digital Signage: I is for IP Rating

If you are looking for a Digital Signage solution that is to be used in an outdoor environment then you will need to consider what IP rating is required.   IP stands for International Protection (or Ingress Protection) and indicates how much protection something has against two external factors – dust and water. For indoor… Read More

The A to Z of Digital Signage: H is for HDMI

The A to Z of Digital Signage: H is for HDMI

HDMI stands for High-Definition Multimedia Interface and is a proprietary audio/video interface for transmitting digital video and audio signal from an HDMI-compliant source device, such as a PC or media player, to a monitor, video projector, digital television, or digital audio device. Over the last decade HDMI has become the biggest digital replacement for analogue… Read More

What is Digital Signage Software?

What is Digital Signage Software?

What is Digital Signage Software? Digital Signage software, or more commonly known as Digital Signage Content Management System (CMS), is the mechanism through which the content of a Digital Signage screens can be updated and managed. In a more broad sense the term “Digital Signage software” can refer to the method in which Digital Signage… Read More