Water park get its feet wet with iPad kiosks

The New Forest Water Park, located in Hampshire, U.K., is getting its feet wet with new iPad check-in kiosk enclosures.

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How NFC tech can improve your kiosk

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.

Kiosks save drowned phones

When it comes to reviving drowned cellphones, kiosks may hold the answer.

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.

Paul Price to keynote Interactive Customer Experience Summit

Paul Price, CEO of marketing technology company Creative Realities, will offer ICX Summit attendees his expert insights and real-world examples for putting the 'wow factor' into the customer experience.

Five pitfalls to avoid when dispensing cash

Dispensing bills greatly increases the complexity of the device and the logic required by your kiosk application in order to gracefully complete a cash transaction.

Three technologies set to change self-service in 2015

From beacons to bitcoin, these technologies are poised to make a major impact on self-service in the coming months.

Dramatically increase a kiosk application's performance with local caching, pt. 2

In the second part of this two-part series I'll cover a couple of cool options for persistent local storage in the Web browser. In part one I covered the benefits of caching data locally on a kiosk, the sort of data you'll want to cache and some helpful tips for caching.

Dramatically increase a kiosk application's performance with local caching, pt I

In the first part of this two-part series we'll cover the benefits of caching data locally on a kiosk, the sort of data you'll want to cache and some helpful tips.

Out with the old and, eventually, in with the new: self-service and the changing payments landscape

Is there a way to strike a balance – a way to effectively utilize new technology and enhance the consumer experience, all the while blazing a technological trail?

5 tips for creating massively scalable kiosk applications

Scalable design doesn't happen by accident -- it requires careful planning and an upfront time investment.

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Cash automation company to speak at Follow the Cash 2015

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.

HealthSpot integrates blood testing into telemedicine kiosks

Telemedicine kiosk provider HealthSpot recently unveiled an integrated blood lab test for its kiosk, designed to provide blood labs in under 10 minutes.

AOPEN launches Chrome-based all-in-one touch display

Global electronics manufacturer AOPEN announced the launch of its new ultra-slim Chromebase Commercial for digital signage, kiosk and POS systems.

Stilo launches new stylus with sensitivity control

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.

Keypad kiosk peripheral aids visually impaired users

London-based keypad developer Storm Interface has announced the release of a new keypad kiosk peripheral designed to aid visually impaired users.

Microsemi unveils human-machine-interface kit for touchscreen displays

Semiconductor solutions company Microsemi Corp. has partnered with IP design house Mikroprojekt to roll out a human-machine-interface kit for touchscreen displays.

Reliance Jio Infocomm rolling out 1 million battery recharge kiosks

Broadband Internet provider plans to roll out battery recharge kiosks and connectivity outlets to increase subscribers.

Bill-payment kiosk manufacturer rolls out power-outage battery solution

Battery Backup Power Inc. has partnered with Parlan Kiosk Solutions to provide a bill-payment kiosk solution for power outages.

Maclocks announces new iPad enclosure

Kiosk manufacturer Maclocks has announced the release of its latest iPad enclosure, the Rokku iPad Enclosure Kiosk.

Fujitsu delivers new thermal printer series

Fujitsu Components America Inc. has released a new low profile 24V thermal printer, called the FTP 6xGMCL series.

Post office trials robotic pharmacy kiosk in Scotland

Aberdeenshire, Scotland is beginning a trial with a robotic pharmacy kiosk which allows users to talk to a pharmacist remotely and have their prescriptions dispensed to them.

ARCA software development platform integrates with kiosk hardware

Kiosk software developer ARCA has announced that its self-service software development platform, Envoy, is now integrated with Crane Payment Innovation's bill-payment kiosks.

Georgia Dept of Driver Services piloting digital signage and kiosk tech

Norcross branch installs new kiosks and digital signage to improve customer experience.

Parking kiosks integrate Apple Pay

Parking kiosk manufacturer Cale plans to integrate Apple Pay for its Cale WebTerminal kiosks.

Tryten Technologies rolls out iPad kiosk station

Tablet kiosk manufacturer Tryten Technologies has released its new Liberty iPad kiosk, designed to provide a balance between security and convenience, according to a Tryten press release.

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Kiosks can have many hardware components that all need to be durable and reliable. In addition to a CPU and a monitor, your kiosk might have a receipt printer, card reader, barcode scanner, keyboard, cash acceptor/dispenser or other device.