Downloadable information display.
Legacy Computer: Notes thumb tacked to cork board.
Solution: 8085 based microprocessor controlled video memory
Description: Video display monitor with dial-up connection and on board
memory. Pages of information
rotating past showing truck broker information on loads available for transport.
The information was formatted
to show trucking industry load information of available freight with location
specific detail. Free form pages were available for advertising. Video displays
were installed in truck stops nation wide and managed by Jubitz of Portland
Oregon. This system evolved to a one touch remote programmable call board as
shown below instead of the phone
(just like you see at the airports)