LED Ticker – Market Data Cost Increase
Over the last few years the cost of data from Thomson Reuters, and ultimately the exchanges, has been steadily increasing. We have fought hard to keep the stock quotes and sports scores on our LED ticker displays as economical as possible, but we must pay these fees to legally show quality data. Effective May 1, […]
Using a ESPN Sports Ticker to Create Atmosphere
An ESPN Sports ticker is a dynamic way to create a sports watching environment. The flexible design lets you integrate the ticker into the decor of your bar to create a fun atmosphere for people to watch their favorite games. Best of all the display lets viewers stay up to date with the latest sports […]
Should I Buy a Quality Ticker?
While traveling through airports I captured a couple photos of some ticker installations that provide for a good comparison on how to properly leverage LED Tickers to create an environment. The first is from a bar at Chicago Midway that has a LED sports ticker but looks dated. The content was monochrome and a large […]
Are Finance Labs Worth the Investment?
How do you ensure finance labs are worth the investment? Before your school spends money on a finance lab, administrators should think about management. Some university finance labs have been criticized for being merely aesthetic environments. These state-of-the-art rooms look incredible for the first few semesters; then, reality hits. The lab becomes neglected and is […]
Over 20,000 feet of Full Color LED Ticker
In late 2009 we started the shift from tri-color tickers to full color. At first it was a little slow going as schools and financial institutions were hesitant to change and the additional cost made it tricky to get into existing budgets. A little over 7 years later and full color is 100% of what […]
Accreditation Standards for ACBSP and AACSB
What are the advantages in adding ticker displays and digital signage to your college of business? In addition to improving communication with your students and educating them on the financial markets, consider how the technology will help you meet the accreditation standards for ACBSP and AACSB. In browsing through the ACBSP Standards and Criteria for Demonstrating Excellence, they talk about Facilities and […]
LED Tickertape Installation Photos (Feb 2017)
The winter break was busy installing LED Tickertape displays for a number of universities across the US. Here are some of the latest photos. 360 degree, circular installation at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) in New York A ceiling mounted, circular ticker greets visitors to the college of business at Middle Tennessee State University. The […]