Our musings on smart mirrors, smart displays & the many amazing creative ways screens can be used.
We don’t have to tell you about the fist half of 2020. Our worlds turned upside down with the impact of Coronavirus. It impacted you and your family, no matter where in the globe you are. During the quarantine we noticed that we had a significant jump in users of our software. And they wereContinue reading “Keeping the family organized during quarantine with a digital calendar”
Where are you going? It can be difficult to keep track of who is going where and when? The world is going digital, but families are busier than ever. The good part is that everyone can keep track of where they are going easier than years past. Here is how to make sure you areContinue reading “Why Use a Digital Calendar Display”
Often times when you build a product, you can never imagine how it can change people’s lives. When we started Mango Display, we wanted to build a product that would be the best digital wall calendar display, personal health and fitness dashboard that works with fitbit and Apple health. We also added in additional widgetsContinue reading “My mom never worried anymore”
Do you have thousands of family photos and precious memories stored on your phone. Stuck forever in there, almost never to be seen again. It’s such a shame. True, there are memory card storage digital photo frames, but that means that you have to manually move photos from your iPhone to the card. And whoContinue reading “A Digital Photo Frame App”
A day clock App for the elderly. Remotely set font sizes, add photos (from iCloud or Google Photos), notes, weather, reminders. Automatic DST adjustment.
We are all familiar with the concept of a wall calendar. Something that looks like the image above. It has been used for many decades to help visualize the dates in the month, and allow people to plan the month accordingly. It served the purpose in the times when schedules where simple, and events andContinue reading “Make a Digital Wall Calendar in 10 minutes”
We get asked this question a lot. What should I use to build my smart mirror? Should I make a smart mirror with a Raspberry Pi? or use an Android tablet for my smart mirror? And our answer for most people is almost always – Android/Fire Tablet. Here are the 5 main reasons why. 1.Continue reading “Should I use a Raspberry Pi or Android Tablet for my Smart Mirror?”
Kohler, a behemoth in the Bathroom industry released the Verdera Voice Lighted Mirror, smart mirror at CES 2018. This mirror is being marketed as their first ‘smart mirror’, here is their pitch: Enjoy a new level of convenience in your bathroom with the Verdera Voice lighted mirror with KOHLER Konnect. Using built-in voice assistant technology, effortlessly control your idealContinue reading “Kohler’s attempt at a smart mirror falls short”