June 27, 2017 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
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.
June 09, 2017 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
InfoComm is the biggest event of the year for the commercial audiovisual industry, and this year Synect CEO and Founder Yahav Ran has been invited to share his expertise on big canvases. His talk is part of a series exploring video walls, projection, and other larger-than-life installations.
February 15, 2017 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
We may dream in pixels, but we got down and dirty with a brush and some ink for this year's Valentine's Day card. Happy Valentine's Day from the entire Synect team.
December 30, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
As we close the book on 2016 and gear up for the year to come, the Synect team has taken a little time to reflect, de-stress, and refocus.
A weeklong series of two-way employee and manager reviews raised our collective spirits—along with the occasional eyebrow—and gave each of us a unique opportunity to talk candidly about where we’ve been and where we want to go.
December 21, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
It’s been another banner year for Synect.
December 14, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
By Alison Weber and Alexa Ponce
Last month, the press reported on the new, 700-screen video walls being developed at Orlando International Airport. The sophisticated content strategy for the airport includes live airport data like wait-times through security, destination time and weather, Flight information Display (FIDS) data, and more.
November 23, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
The Orlando International Airport is winning accolades for its passenger experience, expecting a massive jump in holiday travel, and releasing new information on key innovations at the airport.
November 23, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
The Greater Orlando Aviation Authority (GOAA) made big news today. Not only has it been ranked as one of the top airports in the country by Travelpulse.com, but it reports on a rising number of holiday travelers—more than 1.4 million—who will move through the airport during the Thanksgiving Holiday.
October 31, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
We kicked off our third annual harvest week with an epic decades-themed costume contest. The official winners haven’t been announced yet, but we had some legit 80s-style ensembles. We do our hair the way we do our video walls. Big. Happy Halloween from Synect.
September 26, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
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.
September 23, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
Synect’s growing beyond the evergreen state—and our new office is ensuring plenty of sun, fun, and easy access to our east coast clients. Synect Orlando opened for business earlier this summer with a talented staff of new art directors and program managers. The new team works alongside Synect’s Executive Creative Director Nir Bashan and Creative Director Ryan Boyle, who transferred from our Redmond headquarters.
August 26, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
Our latest team building exercise literally elevated our vision—taking us 50 feet up the air at Tacoma’s Northwest Trek. Our growing group of video wall experts spent the day traversing through the park’s Adventure Course—an outdoor obstacle course including a 30-foot rock wall, zip lines, high wires and more. It was scary, it was fun, it was an adventure, and we did it together.
June 10, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
Owning the Digital Signage Medium Happens Where Technology & Creative Intersect
May 16, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
The Planar® LookThru™ Series is a new line of transparent, interactive Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) displays. The LookThru OLED, which comes in 55-inch panels, looks like lightly tinted glass capable of presenting unbelievably vivid digital media on top of real world scenes and objects. The displays can be tiled together to create video walls, and they can also be configured into custom retail merchandising enclosures and displays.
May 10, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
Next week, Planar, a Leyard company, will be at Synect showcasing their latest award-winning display solutions. The event will be a great chance to see Planar’s wide-range of video wall and digital signage technology alongside unique content created by Synect.
April 16, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
Fallen police officer Doug Barney was mourned by thousands in his Salt Lake City-area community earlier this year. Friends of the family and community organizers for the Microsoft Store recently organized a special event for Officer Barney’s son, Jack Barney, a 13-year old boy who loves Star Wars, Halo, and video games.
March 28, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
The Synect team hit the 2016 Digital Signage Expo (DSE) recently to see the latest innovations from our vendors, partners, and more than 200 exhibitors at the event. The show features hardware, software, content management, and other solutions for digital signage and video wall networks, and it offers end users and solution providers the chance to connect.
March 17, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
The Synect team is at the Digital Signage Expo in Las Vegas today. The annual event is the world’s largest show dedicated to digital signage, and Synect Founder and CEO Yahav Ran, General Manager John Diamond, Executive Creative Director Nir Bashan, and Project Manager Megann Nielsen are on the ground this year.
March 03, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
This week Synect will present at InfoComm Connections in San Jose. Synect founder and CEO Yahav Ran will speak on a panel about creating digital environments that inspire and engage audiences. The panel will be led by Alan Robles, Associate and Experience Designer at architectural design firm Gensler, with LG Electronics also participating.
January 18, 2016 in Digital Experience, Digital signage
As Synect has previously reported, there’s a war being fought in the tiny spaces between video wall displays. The war on bezels is driving ever-shrinking industry standards, as manufacturers work hard to offer the cleanest picture and most immersive digital displays.