OpenDisplayCase was developed by Dipl. Inf. (FH) Björn Reichert for the Raspberry Pi® B and the RPi-Display 2.8"of Watterott electronic in April 2014. After that, other single-board computer and accessories-offers were checked out and added.
Aim was to create a compact device incl. data storage for usage of Mediaplayer Kodi (once XBMC Media Center). Parallel the KodiDisplayInfo in Python was developed.