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 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.

Heart of the matter

How kiosks have enabled the Halle Heart Children’s Museum in Tempe, Arizona, to open wide its doors to the public.

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FlatFrog showcases 'world's first' touch tech at InfoComm15

Touchscreen digital signage provider FlatFrog demonstrated at this year's InfoComm in Orlando, Florida, what it says is "the world's first" mass production commercially ready InGlass Touch for large-format displays (23-110 inches), according to the company's website.

Peerless-AV showcases full lineup of wireless, mounting, digital signage and kiosk solutions at InfoComm15

Audio and video solutions and accessories provider Peerless‐AV showcased a wide variety of its products at this year's InfoComm in Orlando, Florida, at its Daytona 500‐themed booth.

Visualplanet releases customizable touchfoil for multitouch kiosks

Touch-sensor developer visualplanet has released its latest touchfoil, which will allow manufacturers to create multitouch screens for kiosks.

SanDisk intros new solid-state drive for digital signage, kiosk OEMs

SanDisk Corp., a global provider of flash storage solutions, has introduced its new SanDisk Z400s SSD, a cost-effective solid-state drive designed to replace hard-disk drives in computing platforms and embedded applications such as digital signage.

AML intros Phoenix mini kiosks

New range of kiosks aimed at providing range of benefits, from enhancing customer shopping experiences to increasing operational efficiencies in the supply chain.

Digital signage firm media mea intros new MEDi Digital Totem

Digital signage kiosk is designed to be rugged enough for deployment in busy public settings such as malls, larger retailers, airports, campuses and convention centers, with a Corning Gorilla Glass protective face, IP66 waterproofing and rugged structural materials, the company said.

British Airways piloting digital signage phone-charging kiosks

Brightbox Inc., platform provider of secure mobile device recharging solutions, has rolled out its Mark3 charging stations at British Airways' Galleries Lounge in Terminal 7 at JFK Airport in New York City.

On Track Innovations Ltd. releases machine to machine controller

Oti, a near field communication provider, has released their CONNECT 3000 which will allow kiosk operators to easily communicate from machine to machine.

Hughes inks digital signage and kiosk deal with Texas

Hughes Network Systems LLC, a global provider of broadband satellite solutions and services, has been awarded a contract by the Texas Department of Information Resources for data communications and networking equipment and related services, including digital signage and touchscreen kiosks.

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.

Acnodes releases new fanless embedded computer

The FES8680 contains a Mini-ITX motherboard that utilizes the fourth-generation Haswell processor, according to the company, and is designed to consume very little power.

Robocoin releases bitcoin SDK for ATM, kiosk manufacturers

Bitcoin ATM company Robocoin has released a software development kit that it says allows any ATM or kiosk to be modified to accept and dispense bitcoins.

French digital signage firm certifies latest AOPEN player

Digital signage, kiosk and POS computing technology provider AOPEN's new Media Engine MEP320 media player has been certified by digital signage software vendor Telelogos, according to an announcement from AOPEN.

Shell stations getting Fuel Rewards kiosks

The Fuel Rewards kiosks, rolling out in participating Shell stations nationwide, allow Shell customers to join the Fuel Rewards program and activate their Fuel Rewards cards quickly and easily.

Merkur Spielbanken selects JCM printers, bill validators for new casino in Germany

Merkur Spielbanken exclusively chose JCM printers for its new casino in Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany. Additionally, JCM will also install its iVIZION bill validator.

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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.