Techbytes Jan11

Advertising Mirrors Mirrus, creator of the Digital Advertising Mirror, has partnered with research agency Millward Brown to study the effectiveness of Mirror Image as an advertising medium. The study began at the Greensboro Coliseum and will conclude...


SITA, with baggage handling system specialist BCS Group, unveils a self-service baggage solution for common-use platforms that provides air passengers with the ability to experience end-to-end self-service with unassisted bag tagging and dropoff. The SITA/BCS kiosk was unveiled at check-in Asia in Kuala Lumpur last November. SITA’s Passenger Self-Service Survey found that almost half of the survey respondents who checked in at a desk rather than online or through a kiosk did so because of the need to check in a bag.ShoeScannerMorpho Detection, Inc.launches a data collection study of its next generation ShoeScanner at Indianapolis International Airport (IND), one of the final steps in preparing this solution for regulatory approvals. The data is expected to provide critical insights into real-world operational requirements.

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