Device-charging and digital signage ad kiosks landing in three of the country's busiest airports

Interactive and digital out-of-home advertising solutions designer Monster Media has renewed its interactive digital wall agreement and signed an additional contract with Clear Channel Airports, a brand division of Clear Channel Outdoor, to roll out a nationwide network of interactive charging stations.

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Four ways to configure your retail tablet program

Retailers offer self-service and assisted selling by incorporating tablets into stores.

Video walls, drive-thru kiosks hot menu items at NRA14

Digital signage video walls and touchscreen self-order drive-thru kiosks were among the technology highlights at this year's National Restaurant Association show.

Kiosk transports shoppers on a Philippines adventure

Interactive digital signage kiosk takes mall shoppers rock climbing and scuba diving in the Philippines.

Pepsi launches new interactive vending kiosk for World Cup season

Interactive virtual reality kiosk gives soccer fans a kick.

Mobile-social-gamification apps key next-gen vending kiosks

Snack food giant Mondelez rolling out high-tech interactive vending kiosks with integrated mobile-social-gamification apps.

A look at the best of the best in kiosks, screenmedia

Annual DSA Industry Excellence Awards honor the best kiosk, mobile and digital signage deployments across all verticals.

Interactive aquarium exhibits invite visitors to touch and learn

Digital displays placed throughout the Palma Aquarium allowed exhibit information to stand out yet still be readable.

Sport Chek flagship launches digital revolution, again

The Canadian sporting goods giant continues to fight the good fight in keeping alive brick-and-mortar retail.

NRF in tweets: Highlights from the BIG show

Interactive displays were all a-Twitter this week during the National Retail Federation's annual convention.

2014 digital trends and tips

Earlier this week, Forbes magazine reached out to marketing thought leaders for their predictions on what 2014 will bring for digital trends. We've summarized and listed the top points (as we believe they apply to self-service and kiosks) below. For...

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Don't miss our 'Digital Signage Kiosks 101' webinar, coming soon

Kiosks used to be distinct, ATM-shaped fixtures located in store corners and hotel lobbies, but the lines between digital signage and digital signage kiosks have blurred as screens have become more readily interactive. Now, digital signage kiosks are popping up...

Flyte Systems launches touchscreen digital signage and boarding pass-printing solution for airlines, hotels

Flyte Systems last month unveiled three hospitality travel service innovations at HITEC in Los Angeles: InfoBoard, a new interactive touchscreen that combines real-time airline flight information with weather, traffic, and social media for travel convenience intended to save guests time;...

Hospital rolls out new technology to improve patient management

June 24, 2014 – YORK, PA. Espanola Regional Hospital and Health Centre, a community hospital in Espanola, Ontario, Canada, called on Livewire Digital in York, Pennsylvania, to introduce new technology to gather and prioritize patient admitting information in their triage area of their new emergency annex.

Interactive digital signage kiosk screens hitting electronic music festival circuit

Chicago-based SFX Entertainment, a producer of live events and digital entertainment content for the electronic music industry, has partnered with Chicago-based Elevate Digital to bring interactive screen technology to electronic music festivals. As part of the agreement, Elevate Digital deployed...

Latest KioWare for Android update enhances tablet-based digital signage kiosks

York, Pennsylvania-based Analytical Design Solutions has released Version 3.2.0 of its kiosk software KioWare for Android. The release is for the Kioware Lite, Basic and Full with Server models. KioWare for Android enables tablets to act in kiosk mode by...

Advantech launches prototype based on Intel Reference Design for Intelligent Vending

Advantech, a developer of intelligent systems for industrial and retail applications, has launched what it says is the first prototype based on the new Intel Reference Design for Intelligent Vending. Advantech said in the announcement that it has delivered Vending...

Elo expands zero-bezel touch technology portfolio for digital signage and kiosks

Elo Touch Solutions, a portfolio company of The Gores Group that bills itself as "the original inventor of touchscreen technology," today expanded its zero-bezel touch technology portfolio with the IntelliTouch Pro projected capacitive solution, according to a company announcement. Elo's...

Touchscreen vending kiosks to feature multivend baskets

European vending machine supplier Selecta is to introduce its new vending machines in the fall of 2014, developed with its St Petersburg, Russia-based partner Unicum. The vending machines’ innovations include a 15-inch touchscreen, multivend possibilities via basket shopping, up to...

Marijuana vending kiosks ink deal for digital signage ad platform

Tranzbyte Corp. has opted for SmarterSign digital signage software to deliver digital out-of-home ads to the top digital signage display screen of its ZaZZZ marijuana-dispensary kiosks, Transbyte announced earlier this month. The platform offers a scalable solution combined with ease...

22MILES to launch version 4.0 of Swift Publisher at HITEC 2014

Content, hosting and software provider 22MILES will showcase the latest version of its interactive digital signage and kiosk content software, Swift Publisher, with enhanced next-generation features for cross-platform interactive content development, at the HITEC 2014 hospitality technology tradeshow in Los...

DFW Airport lands North America’s only Pepsi #FUTBOLNOW interactive vending machine

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is hosting a Pepsi interactive vending machine at Terminal D as part of Pepsi’s 2014 football (read:soccer) marketing campaign. Until May 26, 2014, passengers will be able to display their soccer skills at the vending machine,...

Digital signage kiosks warn of workplace accidents

Quebec’s workplace health and safety board, the CSST, is deploying digital signage kiosks from Zoom Media to increase awareness about the dangers of work-related accidents among the younger crowd (24-years-old and under), according to an announcement from Zoom Media. The...

Pilot finds new touchscreens increase kiosk sales

Adding touchscreens to snack-dispensing kiosks increases sales, according to a pilot by VendScreen, a Portland, Ore.-based provider of retrofit touchscreens. Touchscreen devices for ordering and making payments show a return on investment in nine months, VendScreen claims. The company's devices...

Digital signage ad and vending kiosk network raises $2M for expansion

Vengo Labs, a New York City-based startup that manufactures mini vending machines, has raised $2 million in Series A financing to broaden its reach, the company announced. Vengo has an installed base of 60 compact, interactive digital kiosks, selling a...

Zytronic touchscreens powering Russian e-health kiosks

Zytronic's touch sensing solutions, based on its proprietary Projected Capacitive Technology, have been incorporated into a large scale deployment of information terminals within the Moscow health care system, according to a company announcement. The company, which provides technologies to optimize...

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