A new article by the lead developer of JxBrowser Vladimir Ikryanov is out on DZone. We publish the full text for your convenience here:
Kiosk applications are used in a wide range of industries, such as banking, education, retail, travel, and entertainment, serving as information points, POS, and product promotion tools. Whenever it is possible to augment the human-attended service with automatic transactions, kiosks come in play. It is not uncommon nowadays to purchase a movie ticket, pick an outfit in a large store, or check-in on a flight in a matter of minutes using a specialized kiosk.