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  • noun electronics A LED-based sign used, for example, to display performance information in a call center.


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  • The heading on the readerboard says "Making Statism Unpopular." News Updates

  • In the late 60s and early 70s, when I remember it, the Safeco sign had a big red "S" with a roof over it, and a readerboard, and the readerboard was so big you could read it from I-5, on the Ship Canal bridge.

    The Seattle Times

  • That is, until he drove past the readerboard at Sunrise Chiropractic, where Dr. Hatch Works, and saw that Iraq and Afghan war vets could get help there - for free.

    KHOU - Latest News

  • The heading on the readerboard says "Making Statism Unpopular." News Updates

  • Three Rivers Mall's giant electronic readerboard sign along Interstate


  • This example just furthers my suspicion that readerboard letter manufacturers aren't distributing enough uppercase L's, as the fellow who arranged this sign seems to have started off with good intentions.

    lowercase L

  • The announcement comes on the heels of the facility's most recent addition; a 30-foot high corner lot display sign that includes a LED readerboard listing the facility's events.

    Kootenay Rockies - News

  • -- A readerboard or wallboard has a typical life expectancy of more than 10 years.


  • After several weeks of striking a more concillatory (or at least, apolitcal) tone on their readerboard, the little wingnut church that is on my way to work has this gem (in an earlier post, I talked about the same church posting 'An ounce of faith is worth a bushel of knowledge' and 'Rapture: the separation of church and state').


  • What if, he thought, the city helped pay for a new sign using tourism tax dollars, in exchange for getting the mall to promote local events on the readerboard?



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