What do millennials want from kiosks?

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Business should not fear millennials, for their needs are much simpler and easier to understand than one might think.

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Science center kiosks teach users about ocean conservation

The ocean has made life possible on this planet, yet humanity has shown its gratitude by choking it with vast amounts of pollutants. Faced with this reality, the U.S. government has established several National Marine Sanctuaries both for education and conservation.

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.

Skoda test drives kiosks, augmented reality in London

Tablet-based kiosks allowed passersby to configure their own Skoda Fabia, and then see themselves in it up on the big screen at Waterloo Station.

Kiosk showcases Virginia Tech’s land-grant mission

When the Virginia Tech College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) went looking for an effective way to communicate their mission as a land-grant institution to visitors, it didn’t take long to find a solution.

New interactive map aims to make King's Island visits more fun

Reflect Systems recently released this video of an interactive map it has developed for the Ohio-based amusement park King's Island.

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.

How to Design a Responsive Kiosk User Interface - Part 2

In this second part of my two-part series on developing a responsive kiosk user interface, we'll focus on design considerations at the system level.

Robot and kiosk union 'a match made in heaven'

How kiosks are leveraging the robot to boost customer service and revenue.

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.

Seattle Space Needle kiosks

The Space Needle, the world famous landmark in Seattle, Washington, recently launched a number of innovative new digital experiences to enhance the visitor’s experience.

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Vermont EMT creates CPR training kiosk

Vermont residents can now learn CPR via a new, hands-on, hands-only training kiosk.

ICXA now accepting nominations for 2015 ICX Excellence Awards

The Interactive Customer Experience Association is now accepting nominations for its Industry Excellence Awards, meant to honor the best self-service, digital signage and mobile technology deployments across all vertical market segments.

Benchmark Merchant Solutions launches CharityPad charitable-giving kiosks

The technology-driven merchant payments company has announced its CharityPad, a freestanding charitable-giving kiosk solution for nonprofit organizations.

Intermedia Touch providing wayfinding tech for eMerge Americas conference

Intermedia Touch, a Gold Sponsor of the eMerge Americas conference, is providing custom wayfinding and general information software for 21 kiosks located throughout the convention center for the conference, the company announced.

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.

NYC MTA's On The Go Travel Station network now rated by Nielsen

Interactive digital signage kiosk network reaches an average daily ridership of more than 1.4 million through a network of more than 140 interactive screens located in 29 stations in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens.

Mental health kiosks headed for higher ed

Public mental health screener teaming up with kiosk developer to help colleges and universities enhance their campus communities by helping students screen themselves for mental health issues with self-screening kiosks.

Boating retailer West Marine deploys in-store digital signage kiosks

North American boating and accessories retailer West Marine, with more than 300 stores in 38 states, has deployed digital signage West Advisor kiosks in stores to provide product details and video-based buyer's guides, according to an announcement from DT Research.

Ingenico, Intel to work on products for the Internet of Things

The companies will jointly develop a mobile tablet that supports EMV and NFC payment functionalities.

County gov't kiosks picking up the pace in New York State

Onondaga County in New York is deploying touchscreen kiosks to modernize county government and make some program application processes easier, according to CNYcentral.com.

Selfie Station kiosks deliver branded selfies in '21st-century photo booth'

Selfie Station is an open-air photo booth featuring customizable and branded selfies for instant posting on social media, designed specifically for the events and party industry.

TapSnap showcasing new Photo Marketing Kiosk at nightclub convention

Branching out from its established event Photo Entertainment Platform, TapSnap for Business will offer venues the chance to entertain their customers while expanding their brand's reach with permanently installed Photo Marketing Kiosks, the company announced.

Brightbox cellphone-charging kiosks the 'Official Charging Sponsor' for 2015 Amusement Expo

Brightbox Inc., a platform provider of secure mobile device charging lockers, announced it was the official charging sponsor of the 2015 Amusement Expo in Las Vegas March 24-26.

AMC Theater crafts new touchscreen kiosks

AMC Theaters has deployed a new line of "Pyramid’s polytouch all-in-one kiosks" to improve customer engagement and add a variety of new features. These features include mag stripe readers, QR code scanners and a multitouch screen.

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Touch screen displays are an intergral part of many interactive kiosks. Learn about the latest advances in touch screen kiosk technology.