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MCO Celebrates Summer Travel, Next-Gen Digital Media

Summer has officially arrived at the Orlando International Airport, and millions of travelers are in for a big treat. The Greater Orlando Aviation Authority held a press conference today to unveil new content for their massive video wall canvas, which Synect helped launch in September of 2016, and provide their latest summer travel estimates. Click Orlando reports that more than a million passengers will pass through MCO between now and July 8 in a video that features the video wall and new content.

Orlando International Airport Brings Check-In Experience to Life

This news release was published by air transport technology provider SITA – http://www.sita.aero/press

Digital canvas redefines passenger experience as part of airport’s multi-million dollar renovations 

ORLANDO – 26 September 2016 – SITA, the air transport technology provider, has partnered with Synect to design and install the ultra-high definition video wall, which fully integrates with the airport operational systems to deliver dynamic way-finding along with flight information, destination time and weather, security and gate information. In addition, the family-friendly airport can now display engaging games to entertain its young travelers and decrease perceived wait times.

Video Wall News: Microsoft’s Sydney Flagship Store

Microsoft has launched a flagship store in Australia—its second flagship this month and the first one outside of North America. Just like their new flagship on Fifth Avenue, Microsoft is betting on new devices and services to bring customers to the Sydney flagship, while placing major emphasis on video walls and innovative digital experience to engage those customers at their latest retail locations.

Video Walls in the News: Microsoft’s Flagship Store

Microsoft launched its first flagship store this week in New York. The world was watching as Microsoft’s flagship store opened its doors on Fifth Avenue to an eager, waiting crowd. Just like the first Microsoft Store, which opened in tandem with the 2009 launch of Windows 7, the Fifth Avenue flagship opened on the launch date of the new Surface Book and Surface Pro 4.

Introducing Project Rabbit Hole: Designing New Experiences with Augmented Reality

Sean Hart is a software engineer and part of the Research & Development team at Synect. His focus is on creating new experiences using pre-existing and emerging technologies. He collaborates with the creative and technical teams to unify their visions for internally developed projects, allowing us to rapidly build new concepts. Read on for his overview of the latest from our R&D lab.

Coming Soon: 12K Panoramic Aerial Cinematography from Synect

Have you ever dreamt you could fly? If so, you probably know the experience of waking and wishing to recapture the feeling and the vividly realistic views from above the world. If this sounds familiar, you’ll love the latest project from our R&D team.  

Project Eagle Eye is a Synect invention we’re building to capture the world in 12K panoramic video. From the sky.

Microsoft Store and Synect win DSA Award with Massive Video Wall Experience

In late 2014, Microsoft and Synect won a digital signage industry award for an immersive digital retail experience at the Microsoft Stores. The Titanfall Video Wall Experience debuted at the stores in March to promote the launch of the award-winning video game title. One of the year’s most anticipated releases, Titanfall was released at the Microsoft Stores with a series of midnight launches—and more than ten minutes of original digital content allowing customers to experience and the play the game on the store’s massive video walls.