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Junkyard Jumbotron Creates a Massive Display from Multiple Screens

Junkyard Jumbotron is a web-based service that performs a rather unique function. It allows you to turn any number of screens into a massive collective display for showcasing photos.

You’ll need screens of some sort (any will work: old CRT monitors, iPads, cell phones) and a way to get them online. Each screen needs to be able to access the web; Junkyard Jumbotron takes care of the rest. Check out the video above to see it in action or visit the link below to read more.

Junkyard Jumbotron [via BoingBoing]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 03/15/11

Comments (2)

  1. ADWheeler Photography

    Holy EFFIN SWEET!!!

  2. kevalin

    Well, I’ll have to wait ’til I’m on a computer to see it, since Vimeo doesn’t support mobile without some sort of “premium” set up. Way to draw more users, there, Vimeo!

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