The use of digital signs has become commonplace anywhere dynamic information needs to be presented. As digital signage evolves, opportunities for greater interactivity are being explored to increase user engagement. This talk will describe the process of developing digital signage appliances and design issues to take into consideration when doing so. Using an example of a retail kiosk, the demo project models best practices when developing embedded Linux applications with the Yocto Project, and leverages the strengths of the open hardware MinnowBoard embedded computer.

Date: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 16:15 to 17:00


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