ACI, LD Systems partner on flexible kiosk payment solution

The strategic partnership will offer US consumers quick, easy and safe bill pay options at kiosks nationwide, the companies say.

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Saving the DMV, one kiosk at a time

Kiosks offer a convenient alternative to the nightmare of long DMV lines.

Bring the courts to the people with kiosks

Court kiosks help courts and government agencies do more with less.

Nashville bike-share kiosks 'performing better than expected'

The recent success of the federal grant-funded program brought the city of Nashville more attention, but little has been said about the role of kiosks in the bike sharing trend.

Arizona ADOT kiosks win PACE award

The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) Motor Vehicle Division recently received the 2014 Public Affairs and Consumer Education (PACE) Award for the installation of self-service, interactive touchscreen kiosks that perform ServiceArizona transactions in more than half the MVD offices across the state.

Scottish National Health Service checks-in hospital kiosks

Scotland's NHS inks £1 million in contracts for hospital kiosks, software and queue-management digital signage.

Pot payment kiosks cropping up like weeds

Kiosk vendors could grow profits from medical marijuana industry.

The Waiting Dead: Can self-service kiosks prevent the zombie apocalypse? [infographic]

This infographic shows locations where apocalyptic backlogs of warm bodies are commonly found and gives examples of how businesses are using kiosks to combat them.

'Kill Switch' legislation and the ecoATM

A federal bill aimed at curbing smartphone thefts could offer a boost to the device recycling-kiosk company.

Are US postal kiosks facing a usage crisis?

An audit report from the Office of Inspector General finds that USPS kiosks have failed to deliver.

Are interactive screens a smart choice for cities?

Touchscreen technology is playing a bigger role in helping cities become interactive.

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NEWS


New Jersey library serving up books via vending machine

The Trenton Free Public Library is taking some of its books to the people, and one of the ways it is dispensing them is via vending machine.

Detroit to get new cashless parking kiosks

The city of Detroit is getting ready to replace its parking kiosks, and the new program introduces some significant changes.

Crime-reporting kiosk and app launched in India for crimes against women

In an effort to establish safety for the women of Andrha Pradesh, India, Deputy Chief Minister and Home Minister N. Chinarajappa and Director-General of Police J.V. Ramudu launched the Instant Complaint Login Internet Kiosk, or iClik, center and the "Abhayam-safety for sure" mobile application pilot program.

Airport kiosk links passsengers to San Antonio library

The San Antonio International Airport introduced two digital library kiosks as part of a joint effort between the airport and the San Antonio Public Library.

Colombia deploys 104 kiosks in Bolivar

Colombia's Information Technology and Communication Ministry has installed 104 digital kiosks across the Bolivar Department.

Bengaluru, India latest city to install crime reporting kiosk

The Bengaluru (India) City Police have installed a kiosk that allows residents to file a "first information report", or crime report, without trekking to the police station or figuring out jurisdiction of a case, according to the India Times Bengaluru.

City of Tucson solicits public feedback on bike share kiosks

Tucson, Arizona residents are helping choose the next locations for the city's bike share kiosks, according to the City of Tucson website.

Indiana BMV kiosk permits license renewal 24/7

Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles Commissioner Don Snemis announced that a 24-hour registration renewal kiosk has been deployed at the Noblesville license branch.

'DMV in a Box' to accelerate wait times in Nevada

Supermarket chain Raley's in Reno and Sparks, Nevada is scheduled to unveil "DMV in a Box" kiosks.

Apploi job kiosks piloted throughout New York

Job kiosk provider Apploi is deploying its kiosks in New York State career centers and reentry centers as part of a pilot project with the New York State Department of Labor and the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision.

Free school kiosk can sense gunshots, call police, post prom photos

The Coachella Valley (California) Unified School District is installing six-foot touchscreen kiosks, an updated version of campus bulletin boards, in east valley schools.

Job search kiosk to help prisoners find jobs before release

Securus Technologies, provider of civil and criminal justice technology solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and monitoring has acquired exclusive rights to Jobview's 2nd Chance application, the company said.

Georgia government center installs vehicle renewal kiosks

Georgia-based Cobb County installed vehicle tag renewal kiosks at the South Cobb Government Center, Government Service Center.

Massachusetts latest state to deploy license-renewal kiosks

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles is enabling driver license renewal via eight touchscreen kiosks.

Oklahoma jail books POS kiosk, cloud solution

Cloud solutions provider of inmate management network systems Lattice Incorporated has signed a contract with Pawhuska, Oklahoma, Osage County Jail to install its Integrated Corrections Operating Network platform.

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Government agencies on local, state and national levels are increasingly using self-service kiosk technology to provide better service to citizens at a lower cost to taxpayers.