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Daktronics and National Signs Install Tallest LED Display Structure in Houston

(NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, S.D., and National Signs in Houston recently partnered in completing a record-tall order in Houston, a 90-foot-tall display structure located at Smart Financial Centre in Sugar Land. Smart Financial Centre's massive Galaxy® GS6 electronic message center features a unique design to showcase upcoming activities and measures 18 feet high by 31 feet ...

Who Has Possession?

Possession symbols don’t have to be simple or boring. You can mix it up and make it fit your team’s style. Didn’t know you could customize them? Look no further, we have the how-to right here for you. Head over to the Control Panel blog to learn more.

2017 Men’s NIT Experimental Rules Changes

As you may know, the NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel has approved experimental for the 2017 Men's NIT postseason tournament. The rules include: Resetting team fouls to zero at the end of 10-minute segments of each half. Resetting the shot clock to 20 seconds instead of 30 seconds at times when the ball is inbounded ...

2017 Football User Group hosted in Brookings

The 2017 Football User Group brought together producers and game day operations staff from 10 different NFL teams for a three-day seminar in Brookings, SD, February 28 – March 2. Those in attendance had the opportunity to hear from Daktronics engineers, product managers, control system specialists and the creative services team. Attendees shared ideas through peer presentations ...

It All Starts With a Dream

One of the best parts of owning a video display is uncovering what it can do for not only your games but for your school. Michael Krill, the Film & Literature teacher at Oconomowoc High School, located in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, realized early on that there was more to the display than just showcasing scores. “Once ...

Spring Ahead into Daylight Saving Time

It’s that time of year again. Next weekend you’ll sacrifice an hour of sleep in exchange for a few months of extra daylight. You will set your clocks ahead one hour forward because Daylight Saving Time officially starts at 2:00 a.m. local time on Sunday, March 12. A few places in the United States and Canada do not ...

Making Graduation One to Remember

Another year comes and goes as students walk across the stage to accept their high school diplomas. It’s an exciting time all around for both you and your students. But what makes this time even more exciting is having the ability to use your video display technology in ways you’ve never thought of before. One ...

All about AMBER Alerts

An AMBER Alert or a Child Abduction Emergency is a child abduction alert system that originated in the United States in 1996. "AMBER" officially stands for "America’s Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response." AMBER Alerts are distributed via commercial radio stations, internet radio, satellite radio, television stations, and cable TV by the Emergency Alert System and NOAA ...

Headshots: Harrisburg Students at Work

Not too long ago, we focused one of our posts on creating headshots. Not long after, we received some headshot footage from Harrisburg High School, located in Harrisburg, SD. Harrisburg’s students put their creativity and skills to the test for this one, and we think they passed with flying colors. As you can see in ...

Have You Heard?

THERE’S A NEW NFHS PITCH COUNT POLICY The NFHS now requires teams to track pitch counts. Let’s look into the different ways to add this tracking to your game day. ADD-ON PITCH COUNT If you already have a baseball scoreboard and aren’t in the market for a new one, this add-on option might be the ...