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Using a Raspberry Pi display for digital signage
Using a Raspberry Pi display for digital signage

This image is from the Raspberry Pi Foundation. When people ask us which screens they should use for their digital signage, people often expect a make and model number for a standard TV screen. However, we sometimes recommend a Raspberry...

Screenly Newsletter - July 2019
Screenly Newsletter - July 2019

Hello again from our team to yours! It’s hard to believe that the second quarter has come to an end. However, when we look back, it’s also hard to believe all the progress we have made! We’ve launched a ton...

Screenly OSE now integrates with Balena and WoTT
Screenly OSE now integrates with Balena and WoTT

Lots of things have happened to Screenly OSE recently. The project is increasing in popularity and it is approaching 1,000 stars on Github (help us break into the four-digits club by staring the project). Part of the raise in popularity...

Getting started with hospital digital signage software
Getting started with hospital digital signage software

Image source. Digital signs are an excellent tool for hospitals to communicate with medical professionals, patients, and visitors. A hospital can have thousands of people pass through its halls each day, and hospital digital signage can keep these people informed...

How to get started with hotel digital signage
How to get started with hotel digital signage

The above image is from author Ngsyatowuahg on Wikimedia Commons. Image edits were made. By their nature, hotels are a place for people who are new to a location or who are just visiting for a short time. Accordingly, these...

Why a Raspberry Pi digital signage player may be right for you
Why a Raspberry Pi digital signage player may be right for you

“The bigger, the better,” is a common sentiment among consumers. Often, their thinking is that they will have more capabilities and fewer compromises when they purchase a bigger product. While this feeling may be correct for some products, it is...