Commercial building owners should take tech cues from airlines

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In many respects, office buildings are at the same technological crossroads airports were at years ago, when the only way to get to their gate involved waiting in long lines for for a printed boarding pass.

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Building toys with 3D printing kiosks

From prosthetic limbs to organ replacement, the possibilities for 3-D printers seem endless, yet one area 3-D printing is about to explode is in the manufacturing business. This is particularly true in toy manufacturing with PieceMakers’ new 3-D printing kiosk called the PieceMaker Factory.

24/7 automated pharmacy services to reduce costs and improve employee satisfaction

In 2010, Berkshire Health Systems (BHS) opened their employee pharmacy as part of their comprehensive ‘Wellness at Work’ plan to offer better health services to their 3,500 employees and at the same time save money. BHS realized they needed a convenient yet cost effective way to capture 2nd and 3rd shift employee prescriptions.

Get your boss to say 'yes' to interactive digital signage

First, let me provide a little context. This blog was written to help you get your interactive hardware and software budget approved.

How interactive touchscreens boost office productivity (Commentary)

Four ways interactive digital signage can make the workplace more productive.

Kiosks ease workflow on college campuses

During tough economic times, more people return to school. College enrollment has spiked as the country continues to dig itself out of the recession.

Kiosks help irrigation equipment maker stamp out 'sneakernet'

Senninger Irrigation uses SeePoint kiosks to help employees track orders.

Kiosks keep money dry at theme park (video)

Holiday World will open in May with kiosk system.

CETW12: Loyalty program uses tablets, smartphones for easy adoption

RewardMe makes it easy for retailers and consumers to embrace loyalty programs.

Commentary: 4 steps to deploying self-storage kiosks

Implementing a self-storage kiosk system isn't as difficult as it seems if you stick to a plan.

Job seekers 'crow' qualifications via TalentRooster video resumes

An Ohio-based company makes it easier for employers to meet job candidates.

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NEWS


Eyelation kiosks reach nationwide expansion goals

Eyelation, a Chicago area prescription safety eyewear startup that services companies through a self-serve kiosk, announced the company has expanded nationwide within four years of its opening.

Mac-It deploys automated time clock kiosks

Lancaster, Pennsylvania, technology company NE Time Systems announced that Mac-It Corp. installed the NE Time Systems solution, powered by NOVAtime, to automate its time and attendance process.

Apploi job kiosk launches in Denver mall

Apploi launched its latest job kiosk in Denver's Pavilions mall to enable local job seekers to find retail and food service company employment.

Apploi's #Million4Christmas kiosk campaign to connect 1M to jobs by Christmas

The city of Baltimore, Maryland has launched a job kiosk pilot program at the Central Library/State Library Resource Center and at two career centers.

Apploi job kiosk shortlisted for 'startup of the year'

Apploi announced it has been shortlisted for PITCH, an event composed of 200 startups that "pitch" products to more than 150 judges in a competition to become startup of the year.

Employee self-service solution uses biometrics

Biometric identification technologies provider Neurotechnology has launched its latest software solution, NCheck Biometric Time and Attendance 2.1.

Ford powered by charging kiosks, solar energy

Ford Motor Company will install an information kiosk onsite at its Ford World Headquarters location to show visitors how solar power works and to offer details on its new solar-powered electric vehicle carport.

New Jersey kiosk to provide better job access

A kiosk provides access for job seekers and employers to the online Jobs 4 Jersey portal where users can create an account and search for or post jobs at no cost

Complaint kiosk to allow Qatar workers voice for grievances

Qatar's Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs has installed a complaint kiosk for worker grievances, according to Just Here. A prevalent issue for Qatar workers is a lack of labor inspections, the article said. The self-service system is designed to...

Nettime intros new labor management kiosk

Scottsdale, Ariz.-based nettime solutions is releasing its latest data collection product, the stratustime web kiosk, for organizations tracking employee time and attendance, according to a press release.

Wincor Nixdorf supplies employee information terminals to BMW

Wincor Nixdorf has received an order from BMW Group to replace 500 information terminals at the automaker’s German and international locations. Employees in BMW’s production plants and workshops who do not have their own dedicated workstations will be able to...

iPatientCare launches patient kiosk for Physician’s Offices

iPatientCare, a developer of mHealth and cloud-based ambulatory EHR (electronic health records), integrated practice management and patient portal solutions, has launched a secure patient kiosk for physician's offices. The iPatientCare Patient Kiosk streamlines the patient visit from check-in to payment,...

3M offers personal protective equipment kiosk

3M Vending Solutions is marketing a kiosk that dispenses essential safety products for mining and other industries such as oil, gas, construction, manufacturing and maintenance workshops. The kiosks increase productivity by providing a continual supply of essential products. They also...

Myers Tire Supply Distribution rolls out automated dispensing technology

Myers Tire Supply Distribution is partnering with Apex Supply Chain Technologies to bring automated dispensing technology to its customers, Modern Tire Dealer reports. The MTS Xpress Vending Program will provide Myers customers with a vending machine and locker offering a...

Bangalore transit authority introduces leave management kiosks

The Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation is rolling out touchscreen self-service kiosks to help its employees plan and apply for leave, reports The Hindu newspaper. Bangalore is the capital city of the state of Karnataka in South West India. The kiosks allow employees to view their outstanding leave balance, leave status and leave history.

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HR departments can use self-service kiosks to serve employees who don't have at-work computer access. HR kiosks can take job applications, provide access to benefits and payroll information, inform employees about company news and events, and more.