Tags, Public API and Multi-Team Membership

Tags, Public API and Multi-Team Membership

We’re excited to launch yet another big release with some interesting functionality, so let’s dig in! Tags In our latest version we’re introducing tags, they enable you to set up alternative scenarios involving some or all of your screens. Tags can be used to...
Stream, timeline, background music and multi language

Stream, timeline, background music and multi language

In this post, we introduce Stream, a reworked timeline, background music support in slides, and multi-language support. Stream Stream plugin is LIVE streaming based on one of the best-known streams in the world. Stream uses HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) protocol offering...
Pixabay, GIPHY, Security Audit Log and private files!

Pixabay, GIPHY, Security Audit Log and private files!

In this post, we introduce Pixabay, GIPHY, Security Audit Log, and Private Files feature additions. Security Audit Log Do you need more insight? Want to know who did what and when? We just launched a Security Audit Log to accommodate increasing requests for audit...
Menu Boards and Video Walls

Menu Boards and Video Walls

Before I begin digging into what, why, and how, let’s look at the two main headlines — Menu boards and video walls. Menu boards and Video walls are in many ways the same thing, it includes more than one screen and the main purpose for them both is creating an area of...
Two-Factor Authentication, Embed HTML Code and Count Up

Two-Factor Authentication, Embed HTML Code and Count Up

We’re introducing HTML Snippets and Count Up functionality with release 1.16. Additionally, our web portal now supports Two-Factor Authentication with apps like Google Authenticator, Authy, Duo, and many more. Two-Factor Authentication We’ve added Two-Factor...
Remote Control of Screens and More

Remote Control of Screens and More

Play Digital Signage team had a very productive summer and finally released a feature that most of you have requested: remote player configuration. Besides that, we’ll cover a few other minor features that we released this summer. Remote player configuration Until now...
Social Crazy with Instagram Plugins

Social Crazy with Instagram Plugins

A while ago we launched Facebook Post and Facebook Photogrid plugins and today we’re adding two more social plugins to your toolbox: Instagram Photo and Instagram Hashtag. We think you are going to love them. Instagram Photo As with any other social plugin, Instagram...
Amazon SMART Plug

Amazon SMART Plug

Workday is over? Then why keep the displays running? Enter Amazon SMART Plug: an intelligent way of telling your devices when to go sleep and take a rest. Smart home technology is getting more and more common in residential buildings and, in some regions, in stores,...
What is the best digital signage device?

What is the best digital signage device?

What is the best digital signage hardware? It is a trick question— and a question impossible to give a short answer to unless cost is not a factor. But let’s try to answer it anyway because it’ll save you headaches, money and increase your chances of success in the...
Help steer the development!

Help steer the development!

After 5 years of hard work we’ve come a long way, but we still need your thoughts to steer development in your direction. Recently we’ve published a new section on playsignage.com where customers can find what we just release and what we are currently working on, go...
We’ve been busy

We’ve been busy

The past couple of weeks have been hard at work. This month we’ve released new features you might find useful. Screen Capture Screen Capture offers a way to really see what’s playing on your screen. You’ll notice a new button in the screen section, press it and we’ll...
Slide stash and screen alerts

Slide stash and screen alerts

We are happy to announce two new features this month! Slide Stash Our users often put a lot of effort into creating beautiful content for their digital signage screens. What if you want to save, re-use or maybe move your content to other playlists? This week we’re...
Meet the team

Meet the team

Over the last 2 years, we expanded our market all around the world, with more and more happy users every day. But who’s making it happen? Behind the scenes of Play Digital Signage, you’ll find 4 key persons, geeks, and, most importantly, people who are doing what they...
Plugin support in Play

Plugin support in Play

A lot of you have been asking for plugin support in Play. Digital Signage. We had more than 20 different suggestions for useful plugins such as the clock, news feeds, Instagram, weather, and more. Today we are excited to announce that the first plugins are in!  ...
Simple guide to digital signage content for retailers

Simple guide to digital signage content for retailers

Digital signage setups can vary from a single consumer TV to a collection of displays the size of a building. As a result, the content or content creating process can differ widely from case to case. However, all of them end up creating an experience. The content then...