Screenly OSE Articles

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Updates to Screenly OSE v0.17
Updates to Screenly OSE v0.17

Screenly originally started as our founders’ side project with the Raspberry Pi, and that project, Screenly OSE, has since grown to become the most popular open source digital signage solution on GitHub. While Screenly has evolved into a commercial digital...

What to expect from free digital signage software
What to expect from free digital signage software

Since Screenly’s founding, one of our goals is to make digital signage accessible to everyone. To achieve this goal, we offer a free digital signage software solution, Screenly OSE. During our journey with Screenly OSE, we learned that users have...

A lit fire in a fireplace for a virtual fireplace with the Raspberry Pi.
Virtual fireplace with a Raspberry Pi HDMI display

The holidays are here! Yes, while it is hard to believe, it’s that time of year again. Loved ones are traveling, and Christmas shopping is in full swing. Depending on where you are, it’s either snowing or very cold outside....

Updates to digital signage software Screenly OSE v0.16
Updates to digital signage software Screenly OSE v0.16

We have some exciting updates for all our Screenly OSE users. If you are unfamiliar with Screenly OSE, it stands for Screenly Open Source Edition. Screenly OSE is Screenly’s free version of digital signage management software. In this post, we’ll...

How do we build disk images for Screenly?
How do we build disk images for Screenly?

When you download a disk image, such as Raspbian, for your Raspberry Pi or a for a firmware update for your router, you probably don’t spend too much time thinking about how it was built. Neither did I until I...

How we built our Raspberry Pi test rig
How we built our Raspberry Pi test rig

Testing software is hard. Testing software that is running on a variety of different hardware is even harder. This is something that we have learned the hard way over the years through building Screenly. We’ve run into a number of...