Integrated touchscreens, networked signage hint at convergence.
Protecting crucial aspects of an in-store experience against imitators.
A look at other new tech and tools from KioskCom.
SoloHealth's EyeSite sweeps Self Service awards.
Designed-in technology, green products this year's big emphases.
The Digital Signage Show debuts in April.
Steady growth, innovation mark German firm's annual self-service show.
Retail's Big Show saw a major emphasis on the environment.
Actor/economist gives state-of-the-economy address to retailers.
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Show looks at relationship between retail, emerging technology.
A Finnish startup has created an alternative payment method that it says could do away with wallets — in both the physical and digital form. According to an article on ibitimes.co.uk, Helsinki-based Uniqul uses "military-grade" facial recognition algorithms to identify...
According to NewsElectronics.co.uk, researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich Hertz Institute are working on a prototype for window displays using biometrics -- automated ways of recognizing humans based on physical or behavioral traits. Paul Chojecki, a researcher, said...
International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) is testing technology that would use biometrics — automated ways of recognizing humans based on physical or behavioral traits — in retail marketing, according to NYTimes.com, The new technology involves tracking biometrics through a mini...
DigitalPersona Inc., a provider of fingerprint identity and authentication solutions, today announced that the company's U.are.U fingerprint biometrics solution was selected by Epicor Software Corporation, a provider of enterprise business software to midmarket and Global 1000 companies. Epicor plans to...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — NetWorld Alliance, publisher of Retail Customer Experience magazine and RetailCustomerExperience.com, and the National Retail Federation have announced a partnership to design and launch the Customer Experience Pavilion at NRF's 98th Annual Convention & Expo, to be held Jan. 11Ã¢â‚¬Â14, 2009, at Jacob Javits Center in New York.
(Fort Wayne, Ind.) Journal Gazette: A high-tech payment system that arrived in grocery stores almost two years ago has quietly disappeared.
Computer Weekly: Facial recognition technology has been tested in convenience stores to help stop children buying alcohol and cigarettes. The system has been developed for use in convenience stores at the point-of-sale to capture facial measurements that are checked against a database of profiles of known offenders.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Digital Signage Association has published "Retail Digital Signage ROI: Finding the break-even point," an exclusive research report that uses real-world numbers to estimate ROI and benefits for various types of retail. "The one question that gets...
Nominees have been announced for the eighth annual European Retail Solutions Awards, which will be awarded in a ceremony June 25 at Old Billingsgate Market in London. The ERSAs are "focused on recognizing retailers and suppliers for excellence and innovation...
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The inaugural Customer Experience Summit, co-hosted by RetailConnections and by Cathy Hotka & Associates, will take place August 17-19, 2008, in Nashville, Tenn.
SAN FRANCISCO — Solidus Networks Inc., dba Pay By Touch, announced that it will no longer process biometric transactions on behalf of its merchant customers and consumer membership base, as of 11:59:59PM March 19, 2008.
On December 14, 2007, Solidus Networks filed for U.S.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Titanium Group Ltd., a biometric and security solutions provider, announced the launch of a new product tailor-made for the high growth retail sector in Hong Kong and China. The product aims to provide the retail industry...
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Security consultancy AirDefense recently published its "2007 Retail Shopping Wireless Security Survey," which found that most of the wireless devices in use at retail are vulnerable to hacker attacks. Tests were conducted within the wireless "air space" of 3,000 retailers...