Recently in Interactive Multi-touch Category

eBay Experiments with Virtual Digital Storefronts in Malls

The digital storefront is part repurposed, part custom technology. What consumers see is a large digital image with a touchscreen area showing the products for sale. After customers choose a product, they enter their mobile number (the entered digits are hidden, but the touchpad is fairly visible, so if you're not careful people around you can see you entering your number), and complete their purchase on their smartphones.
Cisco Systems Logo
Dave Haynes is founder and editor of Sixteen:Nine blog and previews Infocomm and what Elotouch (can we say that now?) will be showing. Looks like big intro for 55 inch touch though I'd like to see the full Cisco telepresence demo.
Enhanced by Zemanta
Foot Locker

The release of ArmorActive's new line of acrylic iPad kiosks follows shortly after well received custom iPad kiosk design project with Foot Locker. The new acrylic line offers a variety of options including credit card swipe, custom colors and branding features.

Enhanced by Zemanta
TE (Tyco Electronics) decides to divest the Touch group (Elo TouchSystems to most of us) for $380M. Estimated 2011 revenues were $411M for Elo. Purchased by the Gore Group which spent $1B (or so) on PEP Auto Stores. Interesting.

TouchGo 32 inch Touchscreen Vending machine

English: Four Winds Interactive Logo

Image via Wikipedia

VER, Dec 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Forbes magazine has named Four Winds Interactive (FWi) one of "America's Most Promising Companies." The digital communications solutions provider ranks amid the top 20 honorees on the magazine's annual list of high-performing organizations, coming in 16th among 100 privately held companies.
Enhanced by Zemanta

Image representing Ergotron as depicted in Cru...

Image via CrunchBase

 St. Paul MINN (PRWEB) December 07, 2011   With the introduction of two space-saving interactive display mounts designed for video, signage and touch-screen applications, Ergotron is broadening the opportunities for users to incorporate multipurpose displays into business, education and healthcare settings.

Enhanced by Zemanta

Microsoft Surface Goes on Pre-Order

| No Comments | No TrackBacks
Samsung is taking pre-orders on the new MS Surface. More compact and with developer libraries. Nice writeup on Mashable. (better than Techcrunch).