I am a big fan of xibo: Xibo.org.uk, we use it for the display in our lobby
on a $500 Flat screen, we just hook up a laptop with an HDMI cable and set
xibo to run on startup. we just have it running on an apache vhost. Even
better: they have a python based client that should work on the pi.
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On Fri, Jul 18, 2014 at 10:35 AM, David S Vose <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> We will be installing interactive digital signs in our main library
> this fall. One sign will be at our entrance and one will be in the
> lobby. The draft plan is to provide interactivity that will allow
> patrons to browse to floor plans, hours and schedules, directories, a
> campus map, and an "about the libraries" section.
> I would be interested to learn what type of interactive content others
> have found to be most popular and useful to students and what
> interactive content did not turn out to be particularly successful.
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