Monthly Archives: April 2017

The original design requirements for the PiBox Media Center were simple. Play video over wireless connections on HDMI interfaces. The goal was to be able to watch videos in our trailer.  In fact, we intended to watch videos on the side of our trailer.  We call it Drive In Movie […]

Scalability issues

One of the first apps to be developed for the PiBox Media Center was VideoFE.  This app provides an interface for users to select a video to play from a list of videos read from a database and also wraps the hardware accelerated omxplayer.  The UI is klunky in the […]

Kiosk mode for videofe