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  1. Content triggering

    Hello,

    It will be nice to be able to trigger content on demand via an external physical source like a USB button or via a UDP command form a mobile app. Features like play media on demand or be able to control playback features.

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      1 comment  ·  Admin →
    • Multiple WiFi Profiles

      It would be great if we could configure multiple wifi profiles on the device and set priority. This way it could connect to a "Primary WiFi" (ideally the customers) but if it can't and a tech is on site, have it connect to their hotspot as a backup and have it preprogrammed (I.e. if you can't connect to customer wifi, connect to a failover wifi profile we can configure through the portal.) Typically we provision the device before it goes out to customer this way in theory it's plug and play if they provide us with the correct wifi info…

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      • Integrate with Zapier

        Do an integration with https://zapier.com/ , thus providing integration with a multitude of online services, like Dropbox, Google Drive, and other services.

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        • Dynamic playlist length calculation

          When adding multiple media to a playlist it would be nice to have a box / indicator stating the total duration of the playlist itself

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          • schedules reboot

            It would be great to be able to schedule an auto reboot. Some of my players need to be rebooted 2 or 3 times a week.

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            • 3 votes
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              • Content Refresh

                Am new with Yodeck but I would like to see either faster loading of new/changed content over typical client wifi speeds OR some way to blank the screen while new imagery is loaded. My experience so far (limited I admit) leads me to think my shows are amateurish when I have to look at periods where things are sequentially being blacked out and sequentially replaced.Makes me think of the old days when things like this were really slow. Surely there is a better way in 2018.

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                  I guess you are talking about transition from one show to another. This will be significantly improve really soon. We are working on an improved version of the playback engine that will allow much faster transitions.

                  Stay tuned to see it get released!

                • BBC Iplayer integration.

                  Webplayer integration such as bbc iplayer or itv player.
                  Have a client who would like news feed but with subtitles and allowing bbc iplayer would allow bbc news with subtitles to be displayed.

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                  • Bulk Upload - Set Default Time

                    In the bulk image upload, I would like to be able to set a default time for all of the images. Ideally, I would like to have a bulk upload where you attach the files, it shows you the list of file names, and lets you select a default time for each before you click upload.

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                    • WIFI - on site manual choosing by client or technician

                      Option to manually enter WIFI name and password directly to "Player". This would be really appreciated.

                      e.g.: Client connects keyboard and mouse. After pressing some keyboard shortcut(e.g. ALT+W) graphic window will pop up and allow to choose wifi and set password.

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                      • X86 Support

                        X86 Support

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                          1 comment  ·  Admin →

                          We supported x86 until Jan 2017. Adoption was really, really low, since a) we provide the Player for free to direct customers, and b) using the Raspberry Pi saves you so much on electricity, recovering the cost of the RPi within a couple of years.

                          We are planning to develop soon an HTML5-based player, so this could be easily wrapped to work on x86 hardware.

                          Stay tuned for updates.

                        • New widgets

                          I would like to see more widgets. A better time widget. A better weather widget. I would like to add a wether cam widget.

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                            We are growing the Yodeck team with more developers and designers. Within September, we will start working on existing Widgets to make them better looking and more efficient. And we will also start working on new Widgets; social widgets to start with!

                          • Smart playlists to automatically play images in a specific folder

                            Smart Playlists - Automatically play all images in a specific folder. This will eliminate the extra step of adding new images to a playlist after loading them.

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                              We already have support for Tag-based Playlist. It allows you to create a Playlist that pulls in all Media based on combinations of Media Tags. So, you can upload Media, tag them, and Playlists are updated automatically.

                              The Tag-based Playlists feature is available under the “Pro” plan.

                              We are thinking about using Folders in a similar way.

                            • Touchscreen Support

                              Touchscreen Support

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                              • enable hardware acceleration for the webkit browser

                                we need a browser that supports hardware acceleration in order to have video or animation render in the browser smoothly. Currently even simple animation isn't smooth, and is really limiting what we can use Yodeck for. This is particularly problematic with custom widgets where our hands are tied as far as development goes because everything that moves is choppy. It looks like others have developed webkit based browsers that support hardware acceleration that could be similar to what we would need in yodeck? https://forums.resin.io/t/fullscreen-webkit-browser-with-hw-accelerated-css-webgl-and-html5-video-on-the-raspberrypi-3/741

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                                • Live Chat Support

                                  It would be great and very helpful if Yodeck able to provide live chat support.

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                                    In order to provide Live Chat support, we need to have tech support agents available 24/7. Right now, we are generally available through email between 4am-4pm (US Eastern time) on weekdays and same hours for urgent issues on weekends. We are planning to extend this to cover the whole 24 hours as soon as we have the resources required.

                                  • Shuffle or randomise playlists playback

                                    Allow playlists to be randomised or shuffled

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                                      Tag-based Playlists will perform a shuffle before sending out the Playlist.

                                      In any case, we will be adding support for Random Playback really soon, right after our new playback engine is ready.

                                    • Change show layout on a fly

                                      The possibility to change, in a show, the layout of the show itself. For example I use a 3 zone layout and I want to use after a while in the same show a 1 zone layout showing another playlist. I imagine an invisible layer on the top of the main 3 zone layout showed after a period of time or a specific different layout organization.

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                                      • Media tags shared with monitors for conditional scheduling

                                        It will great to have monitors share tags assigned to all media assets. So each media can have one or more tags like "Global" and "SFO Office" and the option to choose partial or exact match.

                                        Then on your Monitors you select how the player will be tagged based on the available media tags.
                                        This allows to have a single playlist with content for multiple locations and only the monitors matching the tags assigned to the media will play that asset. I have seen this functionality on other signage platforms and the scheduling much more easier than having to manage…

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                                        • Scrolling Emergency Alert Widget

                                          Scrolling Ticker Widget showing alerts for Severe Weather, Amber Alert, etc. Usually invisible but will scroll a bold message when appropriate.

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