Follow our instructions below to create a beautiful wall display for your photos, calendar, news and weather, powered by a Raspberry Pi! Not into DIY? Check out the shop to purchase the 24-inch wall display! Things You’ll Need Monitor with HDMI input (preferably an IPS panel!) (roughly $200, depending on size) Short HDMI cable (1 foot is perfect, … Continue reading DIY Wall Display
Today we’re proud to release a few new features that you’ve been asking for, so without further ado … Template Gallery When adding a new screen you can choose to start with a template, or start with a blank screen. A template is a fast and easy way to get started with a custom screen. … Continue reading Template Gallery, Countdown Timer and a new Tabletop Stand
Fall is almost here at DAKboard HQ. The relentless summer heat is fading, the leaves are changing and we’re working harder than ever to bring you new features! So lets take a look at some of these that were just released. Add a Custom Font to your Screen Google Fonts is a great place to find … Continue reading Fun With Fonts, Screen Switcher and Screenshots
We’re always on the lookout for fun new ways to use DAKboard, and a few of our members have tipped us off to some of their secrets! Word of the Day Expand your vocabulary by adding a “word of the day” to your DAKboard. In the custom screen editor, click the “Add a Block” button … Continue reading Word of the Day, Quotes, JSON widgets and more!
We’ve been working hard this summer to bring you lots of new integrations and new ways to use DAKboard. For starters, we’ve added an integration with Microsoft OneDrive for your photos, and also added an integration with Ecobee to display your smart thermostat data on DAKboard. See the full list below: Microsoft OneDrive integration added … Continue reading New Integrations, New Wall Displays
Our June release adds some great features along with a couple new pricing plans, so lets break it down… New Pricing Plans We’ve added two new pricing options in addition to the popular “Premium” plan. The new Professional and Enterprise plans, include up to 10 and 100 screens, respectively. In addition to more screens we’ve added more … Continue reading Custom Themes, Multiple Accounts and More in our Professional and Enterprise Plans
Today we’re proud to introduce one of the most recently requested features: multiple screens per account! This allows you to setup different devices showing different content, all managed under a single DAKboard account. Next time you login to your DAKboard account, you’ll land on a “Screens” page with a list of all your screens. Users … Continue reading Multiple Screens Are Here!
Another month and another set of awesome features we’re excited to tell you about! But first things first… The DAKboard CPU is on Sale Now through Mothers day (May 13), the DAKboard CPU is on sale for 20% off! It provides all the same great features as our Wall Display, but allows you to use your … Continue reading Stock Quotes, External JSON Data, CPU Sale and More!
Here at DAKboard HQ we’re always looking for ways to improve DAKboard as well as other useful and fun ways to use DAKboard. We’ve just released a few of these new and useful features, so lets get started! Nest Thermostat Integration DAKboard can display your Nest Thermostat information including target/ambient temperature, status, humidity and the … Continue reading Nest Integration, Live Video Feeds, Microsoft To-do and More!
Today we’re proud to announce that DAKboard now supports custom screen layouts! Create a completely custom and unique layout of all your content using our simple drag, drop and resizable “block” framework. As part of this custom layout, DAKboard now supports adding multiple blocks of the same type. So that means multiple clocks, multiple iFrames, multiple weather … Continue reading Announcing DAKboard Custom Layouts!