[vcf-midatlantic] TVs installed!
ragooman at gmail.com
Mon Oct 24 07:30:23 EDT 2016
On Sun, Oct 23, 2016 at 8:28 PM, Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> >> I believe the TVs are multimedia TVs. You can just put a USB stick in
> them with a slideshow or MP4.
> Errr.... you missed something. :) USB is the easy / quick way to get
> started, and thats what I will do right away, but there may be benefits to
> controlling the TVs from a computer. For example we wouldn't have to climb
> up there every time we want to change the content.
re: media content
this is the perfect opportunity to enlist some IX members who dabble with
I'm sure some member there or even here can
create a media platform to hold and display your content
This platform has many practical uses for media.
There are some media players already available for the RPi, just load your
Adding GPIO control for sensory activation is only a matter of adding a
python [or other] program to trigger on the signal
And it's well with in budget
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