Lava, connectivity, simulcharge, tablet kiosk

We’re Good to Go and Ready to Launch!

We are pleased to announce a refresh of LAVA’s website! Some things are new and others will still look familiar. Our primary URL remains www.LAVALINK.com.

Our goal with this new website is to improve your customer experience and provide visitors with an easier way to learn about LAVA’s entire range of products and solutions. You will also learn more about who we are. Continue reading

We’re Good to Go and Ready to Launch!

LAVASync USB-C

Let’s Connect! Visit LAVA at Booth L109 at the Retail Business Technology Expo (RBTE) London May 2 – 3, 2018

Toronto, Canada, April 18th, 2018 – Mark your calendars! LAVA Computer Mfg Inc., a designer and manufacturer of technological solutions for integrated mobile and tablet kiosk applications, will be exhibiting at Retail Business Technology Expo (RBTE) London, Europe’s fastest growing retail technology trade show.

RBTE will be taking place at London, England’s, Olympia on the 2nd and 3rd May 2018 and is the must-attend exhibition for both retail and hospitality organizations looking for an opportunity to discover new innovations, technologies and trends in the retail sector.


The European Launch of the LAVASync USB-C Adapter

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serial parallel cards

It Aint… Cool? What’s up with Serial and Parallel cards.

How do we market old technology?

Yes….such product lines do still exist.

I’m finding it a conundrum that everyone thinks they have the coolest tech product in the world, as if they’re all guzzling the corporate Kool-aid. Well sorry to say, all tech aint cool. Coming from a long history of pushing GPU’s into T1 retailers and driving the gaming ability with awesome visual tech, well that was sexy (At least in my mind). All those years I spent laughing at the guys pedaling cables and adapters, man how uncool! How do they get excited to sell an adapter, even worse how do they get a customer excited? Poor guys.

Well now my world has turned, I find myself in a role selling older technology into commercial and industrial spaces. Well, even I know, it aint cool. So how do I get customers enthusiastic about it? Do I really need to make it a cool product and create a cool new proposition?

Can I make this happen? Continue reading “It Aint… Cool? What’s up with Serial and Parallel cards.”

Samsung Tablet Adapters with Docking Detect

LAVA RELEASES NEW nSTS ADAPTERS THAT WILL MAXIMIZE YOUR TABLET EXPERIENCE

Toronto, Canada, 25th October 2017 – LAVA Computer MFG. INC., a manufacturer of interfaces for mobile devices and computers, has launched a new line of SAMSUNG tablet adapters, nSTS. These adapters use LAVA’s patented SimulCharge technology that allows tablets to support USB accessories while charging, and now features the newly developed Docking Detect capability which lets your tablet operate with plug-n-play ease.

The new line of nSTS adapters supports a plethora of power options from USB Power Brick, PoE and AC Power Brick. It also includes a wide variety of products which feature Wired Network and up to 3x USB port capabilities. LAVA’s nSTS is delivering even more tablet kiosk flexibility to your applications.
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LAVA & SAMSUNG deliver an INTEGRATED LOGGING DEVICE SOLUTION for the fleet management industry.

THE FMCSA ELD MANDATE TAKES EFFECT IN DECEMBER 2017

ELD Mandate TimelineOn December 10, 2015 the FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) announced the ELD (Electronic Logging Device) Final Rule which affects drivers and fleet operators across the country. This law will take effect on December 18th, 2017, with an extension for existing fleets that have already implemented ELD devices. With commercial HOS (Hours of Service) drivers needing to be fully compliant in a few months’ time, it’s urgent to start the transition to ELD now.

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LAVA & SAMSUNG deliver an INTEGRATED LOGGING DEVICE SOLUTION for the fleet management industry.”

Tipsy Robot Case Study

LAVA Tipsy Robot Case Study: What Gets Vegas’ Hottest New Act Ticking

If you travel to Las Vegas in the near future, you won’t find the city’s newest and hottest attraction in a casino. Instead, you will have to visit the Miracle Mile Shops at the Planet Hollywood Las Vegas resort, more specifically, its Tipsy Robot, the world’s first land-based robotic bar. Continue reading “LAVA Tipsy Robot Case Study: What Gets Vegas’ Hottest New Act Ticking”