As NFC phones become the norm, it is allowing for the implementation of new features and functions in interactive kiosks that give kiosk operators the ability to provide greater levels of convenience and interactivity never before seen.
When temperatures soared to record highs in Amsterdam, residents were rewarded with free McFlurries from a vending kiosk.
The Internet is no longer simply a network of personal computers and servers. It has expanded to mobile phones, tablets, and devices we use every day. An additional influx of connected devices—from digital signs and ATMs to home appliances—is commonly referred to as the Internet of Things (IoT).
World-class customer experiences go beyond delivering the expected outcome. Analytics provide a way of monitoring data from all aspects of the use of the kiosk and adapting the software and total solution to continuously improve the customer experience.
Cash recycling technology has finally arrived in New York City, and experts believe the U.S. market is ready for this innovation.
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With the summer entering its final month, it's time to take a look back at the top six most-read articles on KioskMarketPlace for July.
Tablet kiosks appear to be taking the kiosk market by storm. However, are tablets truly superior to traditional designs?
A study conducted by SignAd Network found that "digital video in public venues reaches more Americans each month than online videos." It's no surprise then, that many have taken this effective advertising medium and utilized it in an alternative way to provide a new service – wayfinding or directional signage.
Recently, visitors at the EMP Museum in Seattle were faced with the dark side of the Force as they confronted the original Darth Vader suit from the original trilogy, and then heard his haunting breathing emanating from a tablet kiosk.
Big data gets all the headlines these days, but it can easily lead to information overload unless you utilize these three proven steps to manage and harness the data from your kiosk deployment.
Sending a birthday or Christmas card can be a daunting task. You go through each card that has an interesting illustration only to open it up and find the actual "greeting" rather cheesy or inappropriate. Card Isle is attempting to fix this issue with a self-service kiosk that lets users create customized greeting card.
Kiosks are one key element in improving overall customer experience and reducing wait times.
Self-service checkout technologies are expanding rapidly as shoppers gravitate toward the convenience, efficiency, and small lines that are provided by self-service retail kiosks. Based on a recent survey, 85 percent of Americans polled stated that they have used a self-service checkout kiosk.
The ICX Association earlier this week handed out its 2015 Excellence Awards to 14 winners in the categories of digital signage, kiosk and self-service and mobile, as applied across many vertical markets.
With the rise of mobile, are ATMs and other cash dispensers on the way to the graveyard of outdated devices? Do we really need ATMs?
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Retail kiosks can be tricky to deploy, but with outdoor kiosks, you have to deal with many other elements, including weather. Thus, you need to have a strong deployment plan in place to deal with its potential challenges.
McDonald's self-service kiosks are only useful to 30 percent of customers, according to a report.
Now, employees will able to receive their IT supplies from a vending kiosk, developed by Signifi.
The New Forest Water Park, located in Hampshire, U.K., is getting its feet wet with new iPad check-in kiosk enclosures.
A recent study by airline JetBlue found that in the Anacostia neighborhood in Washington, D.C., there is only one age-appropriate book for every 830 children. The airline decided to remedy this situation by deploying book-vending kiosks.
Atlanta cyclists can now repair their bikes at self-service kiosks at metro stations.
Cima NanoTech announced it has entered into a joint venture with Foxconn to deliver what it's calling 'the industry's first cost-competitive, projected capacitive (pro-cap) solution' for large-format touchscreen displays.
Pharmabox Inc. has announced plans to deploy an automated pharmacy kiosk at The Falls, a Miami outdoor mall.
McDonald's Canada has recently announced that the move to integrate self-service kiosks in the chain's restaurants will not threaten job security for employees.
ARCA, cash automation technology developer for banks, retailers and self-service kiosks, will appear as a featured partner at the Follow the Cash 2015 Conference to discuss cash-management systems.
Telemedicine kiosk provider HealthSpot recently unveiled an integrated blood lab test for its kiosk, designed to provide blood labs in under 10 minutes.
Kiosk manufacturer AVT Inc. will appear on two of episodes of "Make Me a Millionaire Inventor" on CNBC.
The city of Toledo is downgrading several of its parking kiosks to conventional parking meters, due to cold temperatures affecting performance and high cost.
DTE Energy has announced plans to install its bill-payment kiosks in additional water departments throughout Michigan.
Customers of the Arkansas Homefurnishings Association will now be able to get in-store credit from kiosks.
Kiosk manufacturer Maclocks is debuting the DoubleLock Kiosk, which is designed to lock down iPads as kiosks or digital signage.
Technology company Indra has deployed 124 automatic border control biometric kiosks at airports in Spain.
Global electronics manufacturer AOPEN announced the launch of its new ultra-slim Chromebase Commercial for digital signage, kiosk and POS systems.
Customizable app enables design, control and measurement of in-store digital experiences, Moki says.
Due to technological problems and the rise of online retail, self-checkout kiosks will not overtake human cashiers, according to a Bloomberg View columnist.
Kissimmee, Florida, police are attempting to make it easier for citizens to spot criminals with informational kiosks that will display wanted notices.
Health care kiosk manufacturer Computerized Screening, Inc. has partnered with Doctor on Demand to offer doctor telepresence services on its kiosks.
Recently, two Catholic churches in El Paso deployed tablet kiosks for attendees to make credit card donations.
KioWare has released an update to its kiosk software, with tools for virtual keyboards and secondary monitors for digital signage.
Recently, McDonald's announced plans to deploy 2,000 self-service kiosks to restaurants. Vending kiosk manufacturer AVT Inc sees this as part of a larger trend that self-service kiosk manufacturers can take advantage of.
Stilo Co. has announced the launch of a new fine tip stylus and a screen protector, which are designed to feel like a pen on paper.
The China International Self-service, Kiosk & Vending Show will be providing a number of educational and international exchange opportunities for participants.
The reconstructed 18th century city of Colonial Williamsburg is attempting to improve customer experience with digital ticketing kiosks.
Amtrak is attempting to solve the issue of limited electrical outlets with kiosks that offer rental phone batteries.
Pharmabox Inc, a provider of self-service pharmacy kiosks, has begun to deploy in Florida.
Kiosk manufacturer Meridian has announced the launch of its new all-in-one tablet kiosk, the Gateway.
Travelers can now utilize airport kiosks to download recent movies at high speeds.
The Hot Pot Shop provides instant noodles from vending kiosks.
Phelps Hospital, located in Sleepy Hollow, New York, has deployed informational kiosks and digital signage screens to provide directions and news to visitors.
The Toronto Public Library is planning to roll out a book vending kiosk at Union Station in the city.
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Kiosk manufacturer Versatile Credit has announced a partnership with the North American Home Furnishing Association to allow its partners to utilize Versatile Credit's credit application kiosks.