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Screenly March 2018 Update
Screenly March 2018 Update

Screenly 2 Player is here In case you missed it, we made a major announcement earlier this month when we released the brand new Screenly 2 Player. As mentioned in the announcement, this is something that we have been working...

Building intelligent digital signage for retail
Building intelligent digital signage for retail

In a recent guest post over at Sixteen-Nine, we argued that Internet of Things (IoT) can significantly help improve digital signage. In this article we are going to get our hands dirty and actually implement an example of what we...

Screenly OSE is now in NOOBS
Screenly OSE is now in NOOBS

Some time ago the Raspberry Pi Foundation introduced NOOBS to simplify the installation of operating systems onto the Raspberry Pi. For those not familiar with NOOBS, it’s an installation tool for the Raspberry Pi that allows you to install one...

How to control Screenly OSE with gestures using the Flick
How to control Screenly OSE with gestures using the Flick

Last week our friends over at Pi Supply launched a cool new product called Flick. In short, it’s a HAT (i.e. add-on board) for the Raspberry Pi that enables you to use gestures to control the Raspberry Pi. A pi-topCEED...

How to add a physical button to Screenly OSE using Node-RED
How to add a physical button to Screenly OSE using Node-RED

tl;dr: We’re going to connect a physical button to a Raspberry Pi that that makes Screenly OSE skip to the next asset using Node-RED. Adafruit push button that can be bought at from ModMyPi The last few years have been...

Screenly December Update
Screenly December Update

Since the last update, we’ve been working mostly behind the scenes to improve the scalability elements of Screenly in order to keep up with our growth. That means spending time improving our server infrastructure. Beyond that we’ve made a few...