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Xibo for Android 1.7 R51 is now available

Announcing R51 of Xibo for Android 1.7. This release works with Xibo CMS versions 1.4, 1.6 and 1.7. Features and Issues resolved in this release: * Add the option to enter the licence email address if the CMS doesn’t provide one * Expire modified layouts configuration option (requires 1.7.1 CMS) * Correctly detect when switching from a 1.6 to 1.7 CMS * Correctly adjust Collection Interval when it is adjusted in the CMS * Never blacklist files downloaded from the CMS via HTTP * Storage

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1.7.1 Released

We are proud to announce our first bug fix release for the 1.7 series of Xibo. The codename for this series is “Tuttle”. This release fixes some important issues with the 1.7.0 release and we recommend everyone upgrade. This is a CMS only release and the 1.7.0 windows player should be used. The release notes are available in themanual [http://xibo.org.uk/manual-tuttle/en/release_notes_1.7.1.html] and the download is available onGithub [https://github.com/xibosignage/xibo-cms/releases/tag/1.7.1

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Xibo 1.7.0 is here!

We are pleased to announce that yesterday we released the 1.7.0 stable release of Xibo to the community. This release has taken us 4 months to develop, test and bring to you all and contains a whole host of new features. You can find out more on the Xibo Project Announcement [http://xibo.org.uk/2015/01/26/1-7-0-released/]. We didn’t want our Cloud and Android customers to be left behind, so we have our platform ready for 1.7.0 from today! Xibo in the Cloud Xibo in the Cloud now fully supports

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1.7.0 Released

We are proud to announce our first release for the 1.7 series of Xibo. The codename for this series is “Tuttle”. It has taken us a little over 4 months to bring you the new features in this release – the highlights are: * Clean, modern user interface * Improved translatable manual * Scheduling Calendar with Day, Week and Month Views * Simplified Player Registration and Configuration * Advanced Player Configuration managed from the CMS * Screen Shot Request from the Player * Media RSS su

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Moving to Github

The Xibo Project has been hosted on Launchpad since December 2008 and we appreciate the excellent platform that has been provided free of charge over that time. Bazaar is an excellent version control system and the Bug reporting on Launchpad has been perfect for our needs up until now. However, as the project has grown we have very quickly realised we need to do all we can do to encourage contribution to the platform. With only 2 main contributors to date and a handful of occasional helpers, we

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1.7.0-rc1 Released

We are proud to announce our first release candidate for the 1.7 series of Xibo. The codename for this series is “Tuttle”. We welcome all user testing for this release – problems should be reported in Launchpad Answers with a paragraph clearly stating that the 1.7.0-rc1 release is being tested. The release candidate will run for 2 weeks and assuming there are no major problems, will be followed immediately by the stable 1.7.0 release. The release notes are available in themanual [http://xibo.o

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Xibo for Android 1.4/1.6 R39 is now available

Announcing R39 of Xibo for Android 1.4/1.6. Features and Issues resolved in this release: * Fix for Players connecting to a CMS that is running over HTTPS using SNI (Server Name Indicator). Download Xibo for Android R39 [https://xibo.org.uk/api/downloads/222]. The player is still available on a free 14 day no obligation trial and available to purchase directly from ourwebsite [https://springsignage.com/xibo-for-android/]. Instructions for upgrading from an earlier release can be found i

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Xibo for Ubuntu Alpha Discontinuation Notice

The Xibo Project has been working towards a cross platform Player for Windows and Linux for some time and had hoped that our Xibo for Ubuntu Python Client would meet our goals. Unfortunately the Python Player development has been fraught with problems and limitations which has brought us to the difficult decision to discontinue development and seek another solution. We are working on the roadmap for 1.8, which will include work for a cross platform client to replace both the alpha release of t

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Xibo for Android 1.4/1.6 R38 is now available

Announcing R38 of Xibo for Android 1.4/1.6. The client is still available on a free 14 day no obligation trial and available to purchase directly from ourwebsite [https://springsignage.com/xibo-for-android/]. Instructions for upgrading from an earlier release can be found in theFAQ [https://springsignage.freshdesk.com/support/solutions/articles/72685]. It’s also well worth having a look at theKnowledge Base [http://springsignage.com/manual]. Features and Issues resolved in this release: * St

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Holiday Opening Times

Please note that Spring Signage will close on Wednesday 24th December at 12:00 noon for the UK Christmas holidays and will re-open at 9am on Monday 29th December. We will then be open as usual except for 1st January 2014 when we will close for the UK public holiday. If you require support during those closures, please contact our service desk [https://springsignage.freshdesk.com] and we will be in touch as soon as we are able. The team at Spring Signage wish you all seasons greetings and best

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1.7.0-beta Released

We are proud to announce the release of our first BETA for the 1.7 series of Xibo. The codename for this series is “Tuttle”. We would welcome beta testing for this release – problems should be reported in Launchpad Answers with a paragraph clearly stating that the 1.7.0-beta release is being tested. This is primarily a bug fix release for the new features in 1.7.0-alpha2, but you can also test the following new items: CMS * More effects on Tickers and Text * Installable Forecast Module base

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New domains to choose from

Xibo in the Cloud has experienced a little upgrade recently with the addition of 2 new domains. We have been running CMS instances on the Spring Signage cloud platform for over 2 years on the ‘xibo.co.uk [http://xibo.co.uk]’ domain and felt our customers needed a little more choice. We are pleased to announce: * signcdn.com [http://signcdn.com] * signagecloud.com [http://signagecloud.com] The new domains can be selected when creating a new instance and are available in London, New York and

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What to look forward to in 1.7 and beyond

The Xibo Project is fast approaching a stable 1.7 release of Xibo named “Tuttle” and we’d like to let our community know what to expect and what to look forward to. **2013 – **At the start of 2013 we had some good news for Xibo and we wrote about it in our blog post “Upcoming in 2013 [http://xibo.org.uk/2013/04/27/upcoming-in-2013/]“. Between then and now our remit for 1.5/1.6 grew into something much larger and resulted in 10 releases packed with new features. 2014 – Another exciting year fo

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1.7.0-alpha2 Development Preview Released

We are proud to announce the release of our second development preview for the 1.7 series of Xibo. The codename for this series is “Tuttle”. This is primarily a bug fix release for the new features in 1.7.0-alpha, but you can also test the following new items: CMS * Reporting for Client up / down events. * Improved Sorting for all table data. * “Select All” functions in key places. * Tabs for the Settings page. * Options for ticker media to not strip attributes. * Options for ticker med

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Version 1.6.4 Released

We are proud to announce that Xibo version 1.6.4 (Codename “Pons-Winnecke”) has arrived and is available for download. This is a bug fixing release in the stable series of Xibo and we recommend that everyone upgrade. The release notes are available in themanual [http://xibo.org.uk/manual/en/release_notes_1.6.4.html]  and you can download this release from our Launchpad project page here: https://launchpad.net/xibo/1.6/1.6.4. We would like to take this opportunity to say a big Thank You to ever

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