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What makes smart signage smart?
What makes smart signage smart?

Your business may be considering an installation of digital signs. Perhaps, you have seen digital signage displays in other businesses, and you want to be sure that your company doesn’t miss out on the action. Static signs are boring, and...

How to login to websites using Screenly Pro
How to login to websites using Screenly Pro

One common question we get from customers who use their Screenly deployment to display company dashboards is: How do I make the digital signage player log in to my websites? As much as we would like to say, “Just do...

The most noteworthy digital signage hacks
The most noteworthy digital signage hacks

The digital signage industry has a problem with hacking, and, if you think about it, it makes sense. First, the industry is filled with plenty of digital sign DIY solutions and hardware/software combinations that do not have a focus on...

Screenly Cast - Digital signage wordpress plugin
Screenly Cast - Digital signage wordpress plugin

One major benefit of Screenly’s digital signage solutions is the ability to easily display live web pages on your digital signage displays. This feature allows users to display live dashboards, calendars, and website content. However, especially with website content, it...

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...

Screenly 2 Player - Operating system and security
Screenly 2 Player - Operating system and security

(Warning: This is a highly technical article) In this new series of articles we will explore our brand new Screenly 2 Player in detail. This particular article will focus the operating system and security. These are two areas that are...