Wouldn’t it be nice to share quality sustainabilit…

Wouldn’t it be nice to share quality sustainability messages like those at svds.co/p14107? Watch for our announcement on Tuesday!

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Eating locally helps conserve by drastically reduc…

Eating locally helps conserve by drastically reducing resources used by transportation! svds.co/p14106

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Protect the environment while saving money with energy-efficient light bulbs! svds.co/p14105 #makethewaitworthwhile

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Digital Signage Industry – LED

Blue LEDs Light the Way According to the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

A couple of weeks ago the Nobel committee awarded the physics prize to the scientists, Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura, for inventing efficient blue light emitting diodes (LEDs). Turns out, there’s some controversy about who really invented the blue LED but that aside, the blue LED paved the way create white LED light leading to the practical use of the technology for lighting.

LEDs have and will continue to change the world and usher in tremendous energy savings. Of course, LEDs have already revolutionized television monitors with sharp, efficient HD displays. Can you imagine the digital signage industry being as advanced as it is without LED displays? Just picture the old, bulky, heavy CRT tubes hanging from ceilings and mounted on walls where you see sleek LED displays – it wouldn’t have happened – not to mention the building-sized displays that we see at sports venues and in major cities.

It’s important to remember that basic research leads to major practical technology advances.

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Digital Signage – Content

Check Out the StrandVision YouTube Video on Page Types

Check out our YouTube posting to see an overview of the thousands of electronic signage pages that are available on the StrandVision Digital Signage web site. You’ll discover how to see sample signage for over a dozen industries, how StrandVision can help your corporate sustainability initiatives and free digital signage options that are available.

Discover how to enhance your visitor/employee communications with the more than two dozen digital signage templates offered by StrandVision including weather, news, photos, text, counters, RSS feeds and many more. We also share the many different free electronic signage support and content options provided by StrandVision.

Check out http://www.strandvision.com/ for yourself to learn how cost effective and easy digital signage can be.

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Improving your vehicle’s efficiency can dramatical…

Improving your vehicle’s efficiency can dramatically help the environment. svds.co/p14104 #makethewaitworthwhile

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Water conservation is critical to everyone’s futur…

Water conservation is critical to everyone’s future. svds.co/p14103 #makethewaitworthwhile

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Learn how becoming a StrandVision partner can benefit your bottom line. youtu.be/-Et2yqMWv8o?a

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I added a video to a @YouTube playlist youtu.be/-Et2yqMWv8o?a Becoming a StrandVision Digital Signage Partner

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Digital Signage

Internet of Things – Again

You may be beginning to realize that I’m kind of taken with the IoT (Internet of Things). Here’s another set of articles on the topic that takes a contrarian view on why IoT may never become a reality – again from Computerworld. To sum it up, remember the BETA vs. VHS battle? That was between just two competing technologies. IoT has the potential to have dozens of competing standards.

These two articles – one from last January and one from this month – discuss this and many other barriers to wide adoption of IoT.

I know that Digital Signage is the main theme of this blog but every now and again I stray from the topic. (But I still get the words in!)

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