October 30, 2015 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
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.
September 24, 2015 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
The Synect team is excited to welcome its newest hire, Senior Art Director Gordon Sumioka. Gordon has worked in production studios in the Seattle area since leaving LA in 2008, and he welcomes the challenges of Digital Out of Home and more. He will work within the Synect studio to define concepts and direction for our clients’ networked video wall content channels.
September 03, 2015 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
There’s a war being fought in the world of multi display video walls. The war on bezels—driven by the demands of video wall operators who want more immersive, impactful digital canvases—has seen the industry standards shrink from over five millimeters, to around three millimeters, and now to under two millimeters.
August 21, 2015 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
The latest Art of Synect piece comes from Synect motion graphics designer Grace Galarosa. Her illustration of Final Fantasy IX’s Zidane was inspired by a technique she’s been using since college, when a friend recommended fan art as a solution for creative burnout.
August 10, 2015 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
We recently celebrated summer and the reboot of our Redmond studio with a Synect Barbecue. We had family, friends, water balloons, and an excess of delicious food. The studio even created a welcome theme for our lobby video wall. Want an invite to our next event? Send a note to email@example.com!