Dramatically increase a kiosk application's performance with local caching, pt. 2

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In the second part of this two-part series I'll cover a couple of cool options for persistent local storage in the Web browser. In part one I covered the benefits of caching data locally on a kiosk, the sort of data you'll want to cache and some helpful tips for caching.

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Dramatically increase a kiosk application's performance with local caching, pt I

In the first part of this two-part series we'll cover the benefits of caching data locally on a kiosk, the sort of data you'll want to cache and some helpful tips.

Out with the old and, eventually, in with the new: self-service and the changing payments landscape

Is there a way to strike a balance – a way to effectively utilize new technology and enhance the consumer experience, all the while blazing a technological trail?

5 tips for creating massively scalable kiosk applications

Scalable design doesn't happen by accident -- it requires careful planning and an upfront time investment.

Game, set, match: The kiosk as tennis coach

PlaySight Interactive's SmartCourt kiosks enable tennis players to garner real-time video and data to improve their games.

How to prevent the hacking of kiosk applications

Strategies to help you improve the security of your kiosk applications.

The three vital features of every great kiosk system

Truly exceptional kiosk deployments always have three key features, according to a kiosk product expert.

How Penn State museum tackled customer engagement with kiosks

Kiosk software provides accessibility to Penn State and other museums and engages the public.

PCI compliance essential for kiosk operators

Kiosks have to comply with PCI DSS to protect cardholder information from hackers; non-compliance could be costly.

Kiosks go SoLoMo: A look at the trends of 2013

The integration of mobile technology and social media played key roles in the kiosk industry's growth in 2013.

How Wincor plans to increase its share of the American market

Europe's manufacturing giant says its ready to grow its operations in the US.

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Michigan State University kiosk honors faculty

Michigan State University has installed an interactive kiosk in the campus's Morrill Plaza that pays tribute to faculty both past and present.

Ziosk tabletop ordering kiosks expand nationwide

Ziosk, provider of ordering, entertainment and pay-at-the table tablets, or tabletop kiosks, announced it has successfully installed tablets at restaurants across all 50 states with its most recent deployment in Wyoming.

Vee24 hires new VP of sales

Steve Green has joined Vee24 as vice president of sales.

Wincor Nixdorf unveils kiosk, mobile POS updates

Wincor Nixdorf, a retail and banking IT solutions provider, announced updates to four of its products that are used by retailers to automate point of sale, streamline back office activities and provide consumers with a seamless omnichannel shopping experience.

Xpedient kiosk software provides insight into customer preferences at c-stores

Louisville, Kentucky-based Xpedient, a subsidiary of Advanced Solutions Inc., has partnered with New Jersey-based convenience store chain QuickChek to provide self-serve kiosk software to their convenience store foodservice locations.

Visionstate solicits proposals for kiosk, digital signage partnership

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada-based Visionstate Inc, a division of Visionstate Corp, is soliciting proposal submissions for a partnership with a media sales supplier for a network of digital signage advertising across 90 CBL Properties' shopping centers across the United States.

Logic Supply releases ThinManager-Ready thin client system

Industrial and embedded computer manufacturer Logic Supply has released its first ThinManager-Ready thin client system.

NorthStar beefs up restaurant security with Bluetooth MagTek card swipe

NorthStar Order Entry has integrated MagTek's DynaPro Mini card swipe and PIN entry device into its iPad hospitality ordering system developed by Custom Business Solutions.

Digital Denim Doctor 'prescribes' personalized fit at Nordstrom

DL1961 Premium Denim, a Chicago-based denim brand, announced today a retail initiative with Nordstrom on Michigan Avenue.

Mac-It deploys automated time clock kiosks

Lancaster, Pennsylvania, technology company NE Time Systems announced that Mac-It Corp. installed the NE Time Systems solution, powered by NOVAtime, to automate its time and attendance process.

Virtual Bridges releases VERDE 7.2 virtual desktop update

Austin, Texas-based Virtual Bridges Inc. announced the release of VERDE 7.2, an update to its virtual desktop infrastructure solution.

Key-duplicating minuteKEY kiosks expand to 2,500 locations

Self-service key-duplicating kiosk company minuteKEY announced it has expanded to 2,500 locations in the U.S. and Canada.

Spartadata releases kiosk app for iPad

Homestead, Florida-based Spartadata unveiled its Kiosks App for iPad, designed to accept payments, loyalty cards, membership cards, ID cards and simplify the kiosk process.

ADT Android tablet to integrate Wondersign software

AD Technologies announced the PROPORT commercial tablet is available for deployment with Wondersign's Digital Media application.

Job search kiosk to help prisoners find jobs before release

Securus Technologies, provider of civil and criminal justice technology solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and monitoring has acquired exclusive rights to Jobview's 2nd Chance application, the company said.

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