Linux Reports the Weather to Truckers, Travellers
Apr 24, 2007, 12:00 (0 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"A company specializing in weather reporting has used Linux to
build an inexpensive digital sign capable of delivering custom
weather channels to truckstops, private airports, marinas, and golf
courses. ItWorks's ViziFrame runs Slackware Linux on an x86
processor, and supports TVs or computer displays.
"Like other digital signage products based on Linux, the
ViziFrame can render multimedia content such as advertising from
files stored locally, on internal storage..."