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It Begins with Touch! As we head for the new year our Perth shops are abuzz. What retail downturn I hear you ask? Certainly the retail discounting helps, and the every present need to fulfil the festive shopping list. All that aside, just how are 'bricks & mortar' retail coping and how is technology helping? Touchscreens are arguably one part of the answer. Certainly...

Great New Project Takes Shape The installation process of a new project on the Tonkin Highway for JCDecaux is underway and taking shape nicely. After extensive preparation the team today installed a new digital display billboard screen onto the existing monopole on one of Perth's main transit corridors. As always, the success of these complex and large digital signage projects relies on...

First Impressions Count! When making that crucial first impression counts, digital signage is an ideal way to 'wow'. In many cases, business and organisations are seeking innovative and technology-centric ways to streamline that crucial initial contact with customers. That is why they are turning to digital display or touchscreen signage for their reception. Wall mounted or self standing kiosks are ideally...

The new large format curved digital sign in Wellington Street in Perth's CBD looks striking during the day, and even more impressive by night! Curved digitals are not that common (and not that easy!) so this one is definitely makes a statement and stands out from the crowd!! The massive, 12m long x 3.3m high superstructure was commissioned in our carpark...

Sometimes it's all about the timing. In this case, meeting deadlines! Existing JCDecaux assets in T3 and T4 at Perth Airport were scheduled for an upgrade from static to digital signage, including major structural modifications and the addition of some new digital assets. Our team co-ordinated subsurface scans, detailed OSHE, manufacture of sub frames, installation of new screens, integration of software...

Switchvew? Switchview is an innovative new technologically for ‘intelligent glass’. It allows the transparency of a glass panel to change from clear to opaque/frosted to clear. All in less than one second. Satterley Property Group wanted to use this modern technology to assist with their sales and marketing efforts at their Dalyellup Beach Estate Sales Office located south of Mandurah. Our solution...

Touch walls are one of the latest creative way to use touchscreen technology. Similar to a video wall, the Touch Walls offer an exciting option for all those business' and consumer facilities out there seeking to really kick a punch into the future. Think exhibitions, presentations, museums, transit hubs and more. With dynamic, interactive digital signage the uses for Touch Walls can...

Projection Digital Mapping Systems There's so much exciting new digital technology around the world and we wanted to bring you this rather novel approach to digital art from a selection of projects - the City of Cambridge, Massachusetts near Boston, USA and closer to home here in Sydney and Perth, Western Australia. Projection digital mapping systems create a visual showcase on buildings...

Our latest Outdoor Digital Display Project  Vicinity Centre’s recently opened DFO (Direct Factory Outlet) shopping centre in the Perth Airport precinct acquired a striking new ‘facelift’ this month. Whilst we’re not cosmetic doctors (!!), the five new digital screens on the West elevation have given the shopping centre great visibility from the Tonkin Highway during the day and night 24/7. Yap!digital’s design...

Upgrading to Newer Digital Technology JCDecaux (JCD) are a leading light in global utilisation of LED/LCD technology. As an early adopter into the technology, the recognition that the technology of a few years ago has been dramatically superseded initiated an upgrade at their Perth Transport Authority (PTA) Tunnel location in the main city railway station. The screens, originally placed by APN...

Can Digital Sales Kiosks Change Customer Behaviour? In a word 'yes' but let's explore how a digital sales kiosk really can change customer behaviour.  At their most basic, kiosks are interactive computer terminals that allow customers to conduct business transactions automatically, without human interaction. Hence ‘self-service’! They are like an oversize mobile phone/hand-held device - any you've only got to look around...

We've made hiring an interactive digital touchscreen kiosk or wall/trolley mounted display screen a doddle. There are plenty of size options in our Yap!hire indoor range with lots to choose from in terms of set-up and functionality. To make life easier for those just starting out in digital signage hire, we've put together a few handy hints in our checklist...