The Seed Presentation Layer, or Graphical User Interface, offers
a fresh, new, crisp look to the TV. With clean-cut lines
it is designed to be simple to use for the majority of
consumers, appealing to mass market Set Top Boxes and TVs.
The eye of the user is drawn to the focused element and
enough, but not too much, information is presented.
The Seed Presentation Layer is suitable for a wide range of Set
Top Box and TV chipsets including those with and without a
GPU. The Seed interaction model is designed to work with common
D-Pad style remote controls and may be adapted to other
interaction models such as gesture.
Features of the Seed Presentation Layer are:
A modern look and feel with a clean typeface
Simple, easily understandable, design and layout
Logical organization of media and easy search capability
Familiar layout with enhanced metadata
Intelligent separation of Home Media
Automatic aggregation of home network content
Smooth transitions and snappy response
Designed for common remote controls, minimal button presses required for user interaction: up, down, left, right and enter
A video playing behind the menu system and media browser
The design may be used on high end and low end hardware, OpenGL/ES is not required
Seed Photo and Video Browser
The Seed Photo and Video Browser is a complete turnkey photo and
video browsing solution for Set Top Box and TV environments. It
is designed as Home Media browsing solution for mixed home movies
and photos, presenting a unique and exciting viewing
experience for the family.
Features of the Seed Photo Browser include:
DLNA, USB, HDD support
Dynamic photo slideshow transitions
Mixed media, photo and video content together
Intelligent sorting and displaying of albums
Easy to use navigation system for common remote controls
The fresh, dynamic Seed™ user interface
License the Seed Photo and Video Browser
The Seed Photo Browser is a turnkey home media photo and video
Seed Menu System
The Seed Menu System is a standalone application that implements
the Seed user interface design and may be used to launch applications and
control user interaction.
Features of the Seed Menu System include:
Crisp modern Seed presentation
Suitable for systems with and without GPU
Works with common D-Pad remote controls and may be adapted to other interaction models such as gesture
Seed Technical Requirements
The Seed Menu System, Photo and Video Browser are developed
with Fluffy Spider Technologies' FancyPants
framework. Supported runtime environments include Linux and
Android. Supported chipsets include Sigma Designs, ViXS, ST,
AMLogic, Entropic, Huawei, AMD.
The Seed design works with and without OpenGL/ES.