Health care Kiosks 101

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From anxiety over test results to anxiousness while sitting in a hospital bed, patients need every tool possible to help relieve stress. One of these tools that can make the process of hospital visits easier are health care kiosks.

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Not every problem can be fixed with a hammer

Find the right tool for a problem, or use the wrong one and risk creating more issues to solve.

Kiosk makers take a bite out of Apple Pay

Apple Pay already has jumped to the forefront of mobile payments in its short lifespan, and it appears ready to make the jump into kiosks as well.

The high cost of system downtime

System downtime may be costing you more than you think, kiosk software developer says.

Social entrepreneurs fighting third-world poverty with energy kiosks

With few options, many living in rural Africa and Asia have to rely on unclean water supplies and dirty energy sources, but social entrepreneurs are taking aim at the problem.

Recovering your keys at kiosks

Many of us can relate to that horrible feeling when you into your pocket to pull out your keys only to find nothing but lint. You empty all of your pockets, but still your key remains elusive.

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.

Olea, JCDecaux kiosk project joins form and function

Olea Kiosks was recently approached by JCDecaux, an outdoor advertising company, to engineer and manufacturer a digital charging station kiosk.

A self-service dream lunch hour

Our lunch hours are often wasted standing in line. Yesterday, during mine, I was thinking about how much better I could spend that time.

Bring the courts to the people with kiosks

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

A bite-sized guide to kiosk deployment

Cammax touches on factors to consider in the process of selecting and deploying a kiosk.

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Bouncepad launches dock and charge kiosk for tablets

Luna allows retailers to charge their tablets and then remove them easily for mobile use according to a press release.

Olea Kiosks intros anti-malware cybersecurity kiosk

Company partners with OPSWAT to provide a highly secure anti-virus and anti-malware kiosk solution that will run OPSWAT's Metascan software on portable media to prevent virus attacks that are perpetrated through portable media.

Currency exchange kiosks to be installed in the UK

UK based entrepreneurs have created a kiosk called Fourex which can accept 150 different types of currency and convert it to U.S. dollars, sterling, or euros.

Adilas, Janefour20 to partner on marijuana kiosks

Adilas said it has completed the integration of POS and various business functions with Janefour20, including rigorous testing to ensure excellent uptime and field reliability.

Star Micronics launches digital receipt printing service

POS and kiosk printer manufacturer Star Micronics launched its new, free-of-charge digital receipting service, offering retailers a route to providing customers a digital copy of the printed receipt as well as access to analytics, an in-store customer survey and device management tools.

Provision Interactive to be showcased at 2015 NRF Convention and Expo

Provision Interactive Technologies, Inc. has announced that it will be showcasing its 3D holographic display technology and 3D Savings Center kiosks at the 2015 National Retail Federation Convention and Expo.

CEW, formerly KioskCom and The Digital Signage Show, shuttered

Customer Engagement World, the trade show formerly known as Customer Engagement Technology World — and before that as KioskCom and The Digital Signage Show — has been shut down.

Logic Supply releases ThinManager-Ready thin client system

Industrial and embedded computer manufacturer Logic Supply has released its first ThinManager-Ready thin client system.

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.

Axiomtek intros fanless touch-panel PC for kiosks

Axiomtek introduced its new slim-type fanless touch-panel computer, the GOT3156T-834, that supports the 22nm Technology Intel Atom.

Adesso releases waterproof kiosk keyboard

Walnut, California-based Adesso, manufacturer of computer input peripherals, announced the launch of the Adesso SlimTouch 212 Antimicrobial Waterproof Flex Keyboard, the smallest of the company's keyboards to date.

Hamilton Safe unveils biometric lock system

Cincinnati-based Hamilton Safe, manufacturer of physical security products, unveiled its BIO-LOCKed Secure Storage System, a biometric, high-security lock system that combines lock core with programmable keys and an updated Windows PC tablet touchscreen kiosk.

Meridian sensors to detect inventory shortages

Self-service kiosk manufacturer Meridian announced that it is launching two separate projects with Mzero Remote Sensor prototypes.

Princeton Power releases 'kiosk-style' charging station

Princeton Power Systems announced the availability of its newest product line, the V2X Fast-Charging Electric Vehicle Stations in 15kW and 30kW models, CA-15 and CA-30 respectively.

New thermal receipt paper made from vitamin C

ATM, parking ticket and POS thermal receipt supplier Telemark Diversified Graphics is partnering with Wisconsin-based paper company Appvion to produce a new type of thermal receipt paper.

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Keep up with the latest news and announcements from kiosk manufacturers and other companies in the kiosk business.