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Blocks's modular, open-source smart watch offers link between wearable tech and OOH

Blocks's modular, open-source smart watch offers link between wearable tech and OOHNEWS: Blocks Developers is aiming to do for watches what Google is aiming to achieve with Project Ara by developing an open platform, modular device. With the aim of being fully customisable, the Blocks smart watch can be fitted with a variety of LED, E-Ink and touchscreen displays and software add-ons, including gesture control and GPS.

Walls have eyes at Wellcome Trust with LED art installation

Walls have eyes at Wellcome Trust with LED art installation

NEWS: An LED video installation featuring giant eyes has been fitted to windows of the Wellcome Trust head office at Euston, London, until July 2015.

Framed breaks crowdfunding target for LCD digital art display series

Framed breaks crowdfunding target for LCD digital art display series

NEWS: Digital artwork display manufacturer Framed has raised 50 percent more than its initial fundraising target on Kickstarter.

Tampa credit union offers 'cash grab' videowall game to shoppers

NEWS: Grow Financialís virtual money machine has found a new home at Westfield Citrus Park, a shopping mall in Tampa Bay, Florida.

State Bank of India centralises promotions with Xtreme Media information network

NEWS: Mumbai-based Xtreme Media has installed a web-managed system across 2,000 of the State Bank of India's (SBI) branches.

FEATURES

Advertisers should #lookup to British Airways's DOOH storm

British Airway's #lookup campaign proved one of the advertising talking points of 2013. Will Thompson finds out how they did it.

Screens in the Wild

Geny Caloisi looks at Screens in the Wild, an investigation into how media screens located in urban space can be designed to benefit public life

Hyper definition: 4K screens in DOOH

'4K is passť. Now we need 8K', or so they argue in the cinema and AV environment Ė but how does this compare to the DOOH industry?

Gamification: it's not just child's play

Companies want big data and gamification is one way of enabling this, argues Geny Caloisi.

Map or wrap? Making a canvas of your building

James Matthews-Paul looks at how projection mapping is muscling in on building wraps, and whether it has a long-term future.

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Your face rings a bell: the 'dark art' of facial recognition software

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More interactive, more pertinent: Monster Media's recipe for success

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Awards entry season: prizes that celebrate the best of DOOH

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The debutant steps out: European Sign Expo preview

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OPINION

Branching out: the power of video in corporate communications

Daniel Thunberg, senior vice-president at Piksel, explains how video-based corporate networks can be used to keep both in-house and mobile employees informed and up to date with company information.

Intevi: using digital signage to gather sales information

Geny Caloisi talks to Intevi's founder Adam Wilson about its new Interactive Retail Unit (iRU).

Should digital out-of-home be treated as a discipline in its own right?

Thereís currently a real buzz around the out-of-home (OOH) sector, and itís easy to see why, according to Matt Gordon, co-founder of Limited Space.