August 31, 2004

McDonalds Cashless

McDonald's to use cashless RFID payment system...



Retailers Turning to Tech

With e-commerce gaining steadily, bricks-and-mortar outfits are embracing new technologies to keep shoppers happy -- and spending...



Store-Within-Store

Circuit City to Launch Verizon Wireless Store-Within-a-Store Concept...



Wal-Mart & Digital Photos

Q&A: The Wal-Mart Digital Photo Processing Center...



Fingerprint ID systems

US Government Evaluation Results for Fingerprint ID Technologies...



August 30, 2004

Music Metrics ROI

RealNetworks Promotion Sells 1 Million Songs in 1 week (49 cents a tune)...



MSN in Music Biz

Microsoft will jump into the music-downloading market this week, with the rollout of a new MSN online-music service that will compete with Apple's iTunes and RealNetworks' Rhapsody....



Bill Pay Kiosks at Denver Airport

Info Touch Technologies Launches Cricket Bill Pay Service at Denver International Airport...



August 21, 2004

Fall Conference

KioskCom™ Announces Fall Summit...



August 19, 2004

Trends and Stats

Personal media player market to grow 700% this year...



August 18, 2004

VoIP

Latest Pulver report on VoIP...



August 17, 2004

Music Download

Real slashes music download prices...



August 16, 2004

McDonalds & Music

McDonald's fast-food chain said global sales climbed 6.4 percent last month, a 15th straight monthly increase, spurred by free music downloads in the United States....



Music Projections

Digital music sales to increase sixfold to $1.7 billion by 2009...



Wi-Fi Projections

Wow – wi-fi! A rapidly emerging market offers many opportunities for prepaid providers...



August 13, 2004

Kodak Photokiosk Reader Saga Continues...

The newest installment of reader reviews/comments on photo machines at Boots and also Asda....



August 12, 2004

Retail News

Toys 'R' Us Says It May Leave the Toy Business...



Biometric Lockers

Biometric tech puts ID at your fingertips ....



RFID XML Printers

Zebra launches XML-enabled RFID printer...



Linux Kiosk

Waldo Bastian on Kiosk and the Linux desktop...



Mobile Music Announcements

a look at the avalanche of recent announcements...



August 11, 2004

Travel Kiosks

China selects SITA to meet airport projected demand...



Lottery Kiosks

H-E-B Getting Lottery Kiosks...



Prepaid and International

Nice in-depth article on four prepaid companies telling how they found success internationally in prepaid markets. Intelecard News Online | Feature Stories...



LCD Technology

New 3D LCD Monitor from Sharp. The LL-151-3D offers a new way for customers requiring high quality, realistic visualization to view 3D graphics without the hassle of special 3D glasses. $1499 Retail...



August 10, 2004

Kodak Review Continues

The ongoing debate at The Register with Kodak adds a new chapter......



August 09, 2004

Store PickUp

Store-pick-up is a win for Sears...



Self-Checkout and Theft

Is self-checkout an invitation to steal?...



Multichannel

Best Buy Gives Customers What They Want...



August 06, 2004

Photokiosks

Kodak Responds to recent field test by The Register...



August 05, 2004

Patents and Music

Apples Settles with E-Data. Microsoft did earlier this year. E-Data goes after 14 more....



Biometric Pay By Touch

UK pilot for Pay By Touch...



RFID Smart Card Access

NASA to control access with Philips contactless chips...



August 04, 2004

Job Kiosks

Boston Globe: More employers turn to tech to find, hire hourly workers...



Retail Store Expansions

Family Dollar Planning to Open 109 Stores Next Month...



August 03, 2004

Security Government Kiosks

Department of Homeland Security to Begin Biometric Exit Pilot as Part of Us-Visit Program...



Retail - Specialty Store

The definitive ranking of the nation’s biggest specialty chains...



Review of Kodak Kiosk

Register reader tackles Kodak digital print booth...



August 02, 2004

Postal Units APC

IBM sells Wincor ProCash ATM into USPS with sidecar....