Florida residents fight crime with kiosks

While a kiosk in India successfully helps locals file complaints against law enforcement, sheriff's officials in Marion County, Fla., are making a city safer with 100 kiosks they installed to catch criminals. Two weeks after the kiosks were sent out...

FEATURES


Kiosk transports shoppers on a Philippines adventure

Interactive digital signage kiosk takes mall shoppers rock climbing and scuba diving in the Philippines.

Pepsi launches new interactive vending kiosk for World Cup season

Interactive virtual reality kiosk gives soccer fans a kick.

Interactive aquarium exhibits invite visitors to touch and learn

Digital displays placed throughout the Palma Aquarium allowed exhibit information to stand out yet still be readable.

Sport Chek flagship launches digital revolution, again

The Canadian sporting goods giant continues to fight the good fight in keeping alive brick-and-mortar retail.

Interactive displays bring tech flare to Florida credit union

In an era of online and mobile financial services, new technologies are helping bank branches adapt and thrive.

Robot-powered kiosks seek frozen yogurt domination

Robofusion's CEO believes his kiosk concept will put a dent in the fro-yo industry.

Microsoft Connected Fitting Room at NRF 2014

The fitting room is the crucial place where a customer decides whether to make a purchase. But most of the time, the customer is alone behind a curtain when that decision is made, without support or assistance from the retailer....

NRF in tweets: Highlights from the BIG show

Interactive displays were all a-Twitter this week during the National Retail Federation's annual convention.

Self-service spotlight at CES 2014

This year's Consumer Electronics Show offers up some new tech with implications for kiosks and self-service.

Future watch: What's in store for retail iPad apps

From low-bandwidth video to eco-friendly communication, the tablet will transform retail even more than it already has.

See More »

NEWS


Don't miss our 'Digital Signage Kiosks 101' webinar, coming soon

Kiosks used to be distinct, ATM-shaped fixtures located in store corners and hotel lobbies, but the lines between digital signage and digital signage kiosks have blurred as screens have become more readily interactive. Now, digital signage kiosks are popping up...

USConnect and VendScreen agreement: Customers receive special touchscreen rates and services

USConnect, a nationwide independent food supplier, has partnered with VendScreen Inc., a touchscreen payment technology company, to provide products and services for USConnect affiliates. VendScreen signed a Strategic Supplier agreement that allows affiliates to receive group rates on touchscreen merchandise...

Lansdale, Pennsylvania orders parking payment kiosks

The City of Lansdale, Pennsylvania has ordered three parking payment kiosks from Vancouver, British Columbia-based Digital Payment Technologies, says the Reporter. Digital Payment Technologies’ Luke II Multi-Space Pay Stations cost $10,000 each, the Reporter says. The company is owned by...

Elo expands zero-bezel touch technology portfolio for digital signage and kiosks

Elo Touch Solutions, a portfolio company of The Gores Group that bills itself as "the original inventor of touchscreen technology," today expanded its zero-bezel touch technology portfolio with the IntelliTouch Pro projected capacitive solution, according to a company announcement. Elo's...

Advantech launches 'iRetail' terminal

Advantech, a Taiwan-based developer of intelligent systems for industrial and retail applications, has launched the UTC-620E, a multifunction digital signage kiosk and self-service terminal for "iRetail" applications. With its 21.5-inch portrait full-HD display, the UTC-620E is designed for reading content-rich...

VendScreen adds Verizon as carrier for retrofit 3G devices

VendScreen, a manufacturer of payment touchscreens for vending machines, has added Verizon Wireless as an available cellular carrier for the retrofit 3G devices it has installed on vending machines across the U.S. Previously, all VendScreen 3G devices exclusively accessed Sprint’s...

KioWare kiosk software now comes with TV tuner

TV Tuner integration for digital signage and kiosk applications as well as an improved user experience are part of the latest KioWare kiosk software updates from York, Pennsylvania-based Analytical Design Solutions Inc. ADSI’s Version 7.2.0 of KioWare Lite, KioWare Kiosk...

Pilot finds new touchscreens increase kiosk sales

Adding touchscreens to snack-dispensing kiosks increases sales, according to a pilot by VendScreen, a Portland, Ore.-based provider of retrofit touchscreens. Touchscreen devices for ordering and making payments show a return on investment in nine months, VendScreen claims. The company's devices...

Omnivision updates multitouch software for digital signage, kiosks

Best, Netherlands-based multitouch digital signage firm Omnivision Studios BV recently announced the launch of Omnitapps Composer, the newest addition to its multitouch software suite. Composer is designed to bring further simplicity, customization and reliability to multitouch deployments, and offers up...

Zytronic touchscreens powering Russian e-health kiosks

Zytronic's touch sensing solutions, based on its proprietary Projected Capacitive Technology, have been incorporated into a large scale deployment of information terminals within the Moscow health care system, according to a company announcement. The company, which provides technologies to optimize...

NEC intros new eco-friendly multitouch display

NEC Display Solutions of America, a provider of commercial LCD display and projector solutions, announced today the multitouch, LED-backlit MultiSync E232WMT display with full-HD AH-IPS panel designed for environmentally conscious business professionals. The desktop monitor also is designed for digital...

TouchSystems announces new dual-expansion slot touchscreen displays

TouchSystems has improved its P Series, a line of industrial-grade, large-screen touch displays, with the third-generation P4050D-U3 and P4650D-U3, the company announced. The two displays are integrated with DST, a single-touch technology. "We couldn't be more excited about these new...

DFI Tech intros 20-inch digital signage kiosk

DFI Tech, a provider of customized hardware solutions for applications in digital signage, interactive kiosks, gaming, industrial automation, medical and broadcast, announced the availability of its new MK20, a 20-inch multimedia kiosk and digital signage platform. "We are excited to...

St. Paul's Union Depot gets on board with digital signage and kiosks

The Union Depot transportation center in downtown St. Paul, Minn., once saw more than 20,000 commuters pass through each day, with passenger and freight railroad services for the Twin Cities and the state of Minnesota.

Elevate Digital deploys outdoor kiosks in Las Vegas

Elevate DIGITAL, a developer of street-level digital interactive technology, has deployed its digital displays at The LINQ, Caesars Entertainment's open-air shopping, dining and entertainment district on the Las Vegas Strip. According to a company news release, the fully-customizable platform combines...

See More »

Display technology moves at the speed of light — literally. New innovations enable brighter displays, better interactivity, and an improved relationship between your business and your customers.