NEWS: A bus driver from Poole has used the electronic display on his vehicle to propose to his girlfriend, it has been reported.
NEWS: Samonsite has this week launched a two-month advertising campaign for its new business luggage brand which combines print and online presence with its first foray into the digital out-of-home (DOOH) market.
FEATURE: Now in its fifth year, the NEC Showcase 2013 will be held at East London's Tobacco Dock, seeing NEC partners teaming up once again to demonstrate how their digital signage offerings work in different ecosystems.
NEWS: Gatwick Airport has become the first to benefit from a new interactive media wall developed by Eye and Monster Media.
NEWS: OOH audience research body Postar has today re-launched as Route and unveiled a new £19million system to help advertisers understand their target viewer.
NEWS: Onelan's Net-Top-Box media players have been selected by Connectiv to be used in a new installation for Dubai Duty Free's advertising network.
NEWS: More than 300 Scala-powered digital signage displays have been installed on MegaBuses in Moscow and St Petersburg.
NEWS: BrightMove Media has announced that it is in the final assessment stages of its efforts to launch taxi-top digital advertising in London.
NEWS: Commuters at some of the UK's busiest rail hubs will be the first to see a new look for Sky News's content on JCDecaux's Transvision station sites.
NEWS: Nexcom has introduced its range of all-in-one kiosk panel PCs, which it says are 'perfect' for use as self-service interactive kiosks for applications from gaming to medical.
NEWS: Circle Partnership has promoted the success of its Reading area hospital through a two-month campaign with Out Of Home International.
NEWS: Outdoor advertising giant JCDecaux has seen its third quarter revenues rise by 10.2 percent to €636 million (around £508 million) compared to the same period last year.
NEWS: São Paulo's Metro Line 4 is set to become the home of the world's largest-ever DOOH installation with the implementation of nearly two thousand digital displays across eleven stations on the line.
FEATURE: With 30 million people in the UK having seen an ad on the side of a bus in the last week, Transport Media's John Kehoe discusses the effectiveness of bus advertising with his top five campaigns of 2012.
OPINION: There’s currently a real buzz around the out-of-home (OOH) sector, and it’s easy to see why, according to Matt Gordon, co-founder of Limited Space.
NEWS: JCDecaux is preparing for 'the biggest shake up of prime London media space' by digitising every outdoor location on one of the city's major arterial routes.
NEWS: Frozen foods company McCain is asking passers-by for a high five if they are having chips for dinner in an innovative campaign at JCDecaux bus shelter sites.
NEWS: Harris's turnkey InfoCaster DOOH suite has been installed within a signage network on the Emirates Air Line, London's new cable car.
NEWS: A new DOOH campaign is encouraging people to find our their 'unique personality type', with the results appearing on digital screens and in emails.
NEWS: A 40m-long sign has been produced and installed at King George Dock in Hull by Signs Express, welcoming ferries to the UK city.
FEATURE: Morwenna Kearns hops on board the Digital Signage Road Show as it tours England.
NEWS: Tynemouth Metro station celebrated its recent renovation with a Digiadvans campaign promoting the restoration of the 130-year-old site in 'HD crisp imagery'.
NEWS: Two 3 x 4m LED walls have been installed at Naples Airport in Italy, where they will target 5.7m passengers each year with marketing messages.
NEWS: Digital media owner and satnav brand Garmin has formed a partnership which will involve trials of technology.
NEWS: VeriFone has reached an agreement with Sky News to broadcast the TV channel's news bulletins in London's black cabs via VeriFone's Digital Network.
NEWS: Global banking group Citi is celebrating its 200th anniversary with a campaign across CBS Outdoor UK sites at major London Underground stations.
NEWS: Merseyrail has deployed Dynamax's digitalsignage.net software to manage corporate communications across five sites.
NEWS: The self-portraits of more than 200,000 children will be projected onto the front of Buckingham Palace to form a giant montage image of the Queen over the next three evenings.
FEATURE: At Birmingham Airport, waiting to greet you as you stagger off your flight, is a rather unpleasant example of an interactive screen.
NEWS: CBS Outdoor has revealed a new advertising format – 'the first ever' 180-degree wrap – at London's Oxford Circus Tube station.
NEWS: The new concourse has opened at London's King's Cross station featuring a 'state-of-the-art' media space implemented by JCDecaux.
NEWS: The chief executive of Blippar has commented on the announcement that free WiFi internet will be provided on parts of the London Underground.
NEWS: JCDecaux is using dispensers in bus shelter advertising sites to dish out free Mr Kipling cakes.
FEATURE: In her first report for Output, Geny Caloisi investigates JCDecaux's latest research into digital media in airports.
NEWS: Media owner JCDecaux has announced a 'vision for the future of rail advertising'.
NEWS: Vodafone UK has become the first advertiser on JCDecaux Airport's new digital signage network at Eurostar's departure lounge.
NEWS: Global children's charity Plan has unveiled a digital interactive advertising campaign which uses facial recognition technology.
NEWS: CBS Outdoor UK's screens installed on London's Underground network will be used for a campaign for Eurostar which includes real-time comments from passengers.
NEWS: A four-part Special Interest Seminar Program will be part of the upcoming DSE trade show.
NEWS: Exclusive backstage photographs from London Fashion Week are being transmitted live to CBS Outdoor's digital cross-track projection (XTP) screens on Tube platforms.
NEWS: JCDecaux's Transvision digital screen in London's Victoria railway station is this week displaying messages of love to celebrate Valentine's Day and promote beauty brand Dove.
NEWS: CBS Outdoor UK has launched a new bus advertising medium with clothing retailer Gap announced as the launch sponsor.
NEWS: An outdoor advertising campaign for McCain is attempting to grab consumers' attention with the warmth and smell of a jacket potato, plus money-off vouchers.
NEWS: Lincolnshire sign-maker Allen Signs has completed a project for Lincoln's bus station as part of a refurbishment.
FEATURE: Recently on Output I wrote that in 2012 we'll see more creative applications of interactive digital signage in a range of sizes, networked implementations and form factors.
NEWS: CBS Outdoor has announced it has retained responsibility for advertising sites across the London Underground network.
NEWS: London Underground passengers were able to see three different kinds of time-sensitive content on CBS Outdoor screens on New Year's Eve, following an agreement with Channel 4.
NEWS: CBS Outdoor Netherlands says it will develop a digital panel offering as part of a multi-million-euro investment after extending its existing partnership with NS Poort.
NEWS: An immersive campaign advertising travel to Mexico has utilised JCDecaux's Hex Motion + network on the Heathrow Express, made up of 168 HD digital screens and giant wall wraps.
NEWS: Sixty CBS Outdoor digital XTP screens deployed in Underground stations in London will display entertainment listings information to commuters following a partnership with Time Out.
NEWS: A new QR code-integrated billboard campaign for the University of Bristol is currently targeting UK rail passengers.
NEWS: CBS Outdoor has won its first UK airport contract, following a bid for Cardiff Airport. It will manage more than 60 advertising sites including 13 back-lit landmarks, three 96-sheets and 31 six-sheets.
NEWS: A JCDecaux campaign for the Range Rover Evoque has been launched at Euston railway station in London which includes an escalator wrap and e-motion digital screens.
NEWS: New York City's Columbus Circle subway station has been taken over by an advertising campaign for sports clothing brand Asics, which includes an interactive display measuring 64' (19.5m).
NEWS: Commuters in the London Underground system are currently able to see Channel 4 News bulletins while waiting for trains.
FEATURE: Kiosks in the sense of interactive self-service have become a large part of the digital signage market. Morwenna Kearns looks at the applications.
NEWS: JCDecaux has acquired face-to-face marketing company Concourse Initiatives.
NEWS: JCDecaux Airport is to manage digital advertising at the St Pancras International Eurostar railway terminal in London.
NEWS: An advertising campaign for the musical Wicked is being shown on JCDecaux's e-motion digital screens, which sees witches fly on broomsticks.
NEWS: A new full-length train wrap featuring images of Liverpool pop group The Beatles has been installed on Merseyrail trains through out-of-home advertising firm CBS Outdoor UK.
NEWS: JCDecaux Transvision digital billboards in railway stations across the UK are being used for a new campaign for Sky, which encourages commuters to ask for television viewing recommendations via Twitter.
NEWS: StrandVision Digital Signage has announced the launch of a specially configured electronic signage product aimed at deployment in vehicles, such as taxis, trains, buses and ferries.
NEWS: Uniqlo has been unveiled as the launch advertiser for JCDecaux's new site. The advertising campaign covers giant wall wraps and multiple creatives shown on eleven recently deployed D6 screens.
NEWS: The winners of the Big Bus Challenge, a new design contest run by media owner CBS Outdoor, were named last night at a ceremony at the London Transport Museum.
NEWS: 'A fully immersive brand experience' has been deployed in Euston station in London, UK, involving digital screens and static wraps.
NEWS: CBS Outdoor has given notice to London Underground of its intent to terminate its display advertising agreement three years early, unless the two parties agree to new terms.
NEWS: An initiative to raise awareness of waste management and recycling, organised by digital screen manufacturer Touchmedia, has nominated the winners of its 2011 competition.
NEWS: A new poster site, located at Scotland's Glasgow Airport, has had its first advertising booking from flight operator Emirates.
NEWS: EyePlay, an interactive gaming experience from EyeClick that works through images projected onto the floor, has been used by the Viking Line cruise company in its onboard kid zone.
FEATURE: Being a frequent flier, the lack of signs and displays telling me where I should be going is becoming increasingly annoying.
NEWS: JCDecaux has released its 2011 half-year financial results, showing a 5.3 percent rise in revenues, amounting to €1,170m (£1,023m).
NEWS: A fleet of lorries owned by catering supplier Branston has won the Livery of the Year title in the Motor Transport Awards.
NEWS: High-street retailer Argos has unveiled a digital out-of-home (DOOH) campaign that changes according to the local weather.
NEWS: Pyramid Displays has turned a wall of its new warehouse in Manchester, UK into a showcase for its vehicle advertising material with a life-size bus graphic.
NEWS: JCDecaux's Digital Onboard Panels on Heathrow Express trains will show the network's first advertising spot.
NEWS: Mobile digital signage provider Digiadvans is continuing its work with the UK's police force by supplying vans to Humberside Police.
NEWS: SLS has installed a range of signage and flags in Manchester for the UK city's international festival, taking place until July 17th.
NEWS: JCDecaux's Transvision digital billboards displayed live footage and a ticker text commentary of last night's premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2.
NEWS: 'Enhanced' water brand glacéau vitaminwater is to be promoted at festivals with a range of advertising media, combining static signage and digital technology.
NEWS: Horizon Signs has been awarded a contract by East Ayrshire Council and intelligent transport products provider Vix ACIS to provide a 'unique', anti-graffiti bus stop pole solution.
FEATURE: Car wraps remain popular – indeed, demand appears to be growing – as a means to advertise a specific product.
NEWS: Roaring Thunder Media has completed a project for Swiss watchmaker Audemars Piguet. The installation includes an outdoor building wrap and 'a state-of-the-art' digital display.
NEWS: Media agency CBS Outdoor has wrapped a New York City subway train to promote popstar Lady Gaga's new album Born This Way.
NEWS: New York's Port Authority Bus Terminal is set to undergo a transformation courtesy of A2aMedia's Mediamesh technology.
NEWS: In a bid to boost its communication abilities, Washington State Ferries has installed an interactive digital signage system, which was provided by Four Winds Interactive.
NEWS: Amscreen has announced a new deal with motorway services group Welcome Break.
NEWS: The Outdoor Media Association has released its results for Q1 2011 showing increased growth for the fifth consecutive quarter.
NEWS: Outdoor advertising agency JCDecaux has announced it has been awarded a contract by East Coast Main Line, which will see it provide advertising sites at twelve stations in northern England and Scotland.
NEWS: The Norwich branch of Signs Express has been revealed as one of the official sponsors of the city's first ale festival.
NEWS: International technology firm NCR has launched a new Customer Experience Consulting Services programme, which, it says, will help improve the public's experience of travelling.
NEWS: As part of an extensive modernisation scheme, the Milan Transport Agency has chosen to commission an integrated digital network with Scala certified partner M-Cube.
NEWS: Coverage from the recent FIS Nordic World Ski Championships was streamed live to a number of bus and railway stations across Norway on digital signage networks using Omnivex software, it has been revealed.
NEWS: Digiadvans has commented on the 'tremendous success' of its Brit Awards project, which saw a number of its vehicles promote the awards beforehand and appear at the O2 Arena during Tuesday's (January 15th) event.
NEWS: UK airline easyJet has announced it its trialling a 'revolutionary' nano technology coating on the outside of its aeroplanes, designed to increase fuel efficiency, and therefore costs, by reducing drag.
NEWS: The Janus Concierge Board, part of the Janus Displays product range from Morrow Technologies, has a new boarding pass feature that will allow passengers to check flight information including delays and cancellations from their hotels, conference areas or business centres.
NEWS: JCDecaux states it is now the biggest outdoor advertising company on the globe, following the announcement of 2010 revenues totalling 2,350m (£1,997m).
NEWS: A highly competitive bid for advertising space at three high-profile UK railway stations has ended with the victory of outdoor advertising giant JCDecaux.
NEWS: Bus passengers in Minnesota, USA, have been treated to heated bus shelters as part of an advertising campaign for a coffee brand, which also included posters and 3D displays.
NEWS: A promotional campaign for fashion chain H&M has been launched at the Stephansplatz metro station in Vienna, Austria, which combines digital signage and projections with static bill posts.
NEWS: Digital signage provider Amscreen has revealed it has signed a five-year deal with motorway service station operator Moto.
NEWS: Sky News, the news content provider on JCDecaux's displays, has been unceremoniously tipped on its head for a two-week period as part of a playful advertising campaign for British Gas.
NEWS: Two of Omnivex's software packages, which can be used for dynamic interactive wayfinding, Moxie and GPSLink, were on show at this week's Customer Engagement Technology World (CETW).
NEWS: New digital out-of-home (DOOH) kiosks from Protouch have been installed on the Queen Elizabeth, in time for the ship's maiden voyage which commenced on October 12th.
NEWS: Electronic taxi-booking company Taxi Magic has announced a new deal with media and entertainment firm Reach Media Group (RMG).
NEWS: Sunlight-readable displays which adjust their brightness for comfortable viewing have been fitted in stations in Norway, following an agreement between GDS Displays and Norway Railways.
NEWS: Road safety posters are to be situated on the backs of lorries to promote the government's THINK! campaign, following a partnership forged with the Stobart Group and Tesco.
NEWS: Passengers using a bus station in the Greek city of Kavala will now be able to see travel details and other information in both Greek and English, via a digital signage system deployed by TechVisions.
NEWS: A ferry service in Finland has adopted a digital signage network from Cayin to promote advertising messages in its retail areas.
NEWS: William Smith says its customer Early Signs was delighted with the high-visibility vehicle marking kits it purchased from the materials supplier, after it used the products to mark a fleet of patient transport ambulances.
NEWS: ScreenScape-powered digital signage has been installed at the Region of Waterloo International Airport in Canada, which sees the transport hub join the technology provider's community-based signage network.
NEWS: Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport has installed more than 400 digital signage systems as part of a renovation programme.
NEWS: Net Display Systems (NDS) has released a bundle of digital signage products aimed at small and medium-sized airports called PADS4Airports – the first solution from its new out-of-the-box digital signage solution range PADS Suites.