Month: December 2014

Google Chromecast digisign references

These are notes on digital signage on the Google Chromecast. Google’s docs https://cast.google.com/publish/#/overview   Console https://developers.google.com/cast/docs/custom_receiver   Writeup SaaS vendors. https://www.signsimple.com/ (local launch) http://launch.signagely.com/  (not up yet) Chromecast code repos https://github.com/pjjanak/chromecast-hello-world http://labs.cooperhewitt.org/2013/c-is-for-chromecast-hacking-digital-signage/ Limitations The Chromecast device does a good job of displaying media at 1080p resolution.  However, any web pages surrounding that media to provide a user interface are limited… Read more →

Starting a new web site or blogging project? Read this! Seriously.

Mr. Ognjen Duraskovic first got in touch with me with an offer to translate my MMWW WordPress plugin to Spanish and Serbian, which of course, I gratefully accepted. Gracias! хвала! It was an extra-cool offer because MMWW contains all kinds of readable text strings for the photographic details embedded in Exif metatdata. He dealt with all that stuff. Now Ogi has produced… Read more →