If crontab doesn’t work – autostart a program as a service on your Raspberry Pi
Raspbian Jessie gaves us the systemd service to start and manage scripts. It even restarts automatically after a crash.
Check the Exif data of your images to prepare your photo frame for smart playlists
If you want to apply smart filters to only show specific images, you will need accurate Exif data. Run a health check on your collection.
The Top 10 Digital Picture Frames that I can fully recommend
For over fifteen years, I have been following the development of digital picture frames. Here are my recommendations for the best photo frames money can buy.
Use your iPhone to turn your digital picture frame on and off
The free iOS app PiHelper allows you to remote control your Raspberry Pi. Here is an example of how to control the screen of your digital picture frame.
5 essential tips I learned from building digital picture frames
I have spent countless hours researching the subject of digital picture frames. In this article, I will share my key findings with you.
How to get a professional and automatic aspect ratio crop for your images on your digital picture frame
Check out the online tool Croppola that uses sophisticated image recognition software to find the best composition and crop in a photo automatically.