DC war memorial kiosks updated to celebrate heroes

Riverdale, N.J.-based RedyRef, a turnkey self-service kiosk solution provider, partnered with INADEV Corp., a mobile solutions provider based in MacLean, Va., to renovate two war memorial kiosks in Washington, D.C., this month, according to a RedyRef press release. The interactive...


3 ways kiosks are changing transportation

Kiosks are providing massive opportunities for mass access to transit.

Access to the world via public Internet kiosks

Public internet kiosks can be customized or standard, and can be ruggedized in order to accommodate the demands of heavy usage.

Are interactive screens a smart choice for cities?

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

Lockers get smart on the Colorado slopes

By incorporating RFID, touchscreens and a mobile app, SnowGate puts a high-tech spin on old school lockers.

Golf course kiosk has players swinging for cash

The Teeosk kiosk brings the hole-in-one challenge to casual golfing.

Solar kiosks soak up Florida sun

The University of Florida provides an Earth-friendly wayfinding solution to campus visitors and students.

Kickstarter offers pedal power to cellphone charging

NYC industrial designers seek investors for a concept that puts a spin on mobile charging stations.

Kiosks keep money dry at theme park (video)

Holiday World will open in May with kiosk system.

Commentary: 4 steps to deploying self-storage kiosks

Implementing a self-storage kiosk system isn't as difficult as it seems if you stick to a plan.

Dell helps start-up create custom kiosk project in Panama

Gratifon is using Dell hardware, software and technical support in its voice-over-Internet protocol (VoIP) kiosks.

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Kiosk project in Long Island declared a success

Visitors to Jones Beach, Long Island, N.Y., can now pay for parking using credit and debit cards and cash at the new automated kiosks located in the state park, according to a Newsday article. The kiosks were installed to decongest...

How honest are we? Tea kiosks put public to the test

Perhaps taking a cue from a self-service South Korean Café that depends on trustworthiness, Bethesda, M.D.-based Honest Tea is conducting its own honesty experiment. That is, they're testing the public to see how truthful we are.  The company has placed kiosks in 50 metro areas around the country, one in each state.

South Korean self-service café relies on honor system

On the South Korean island Jeju a self-service café relies on the honor system, according to Want China Times. SunSet & Hill Café is an unmanned restaurant where tourists and other visitors cook their own meals – and are expected...

Major League Baseball All-Star festivities offer self-service beer vending

At the Major League Baseball All-Star events, fans at Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins, can count on a new addition to concessions: beer vending machines. According to FoodBeast.com, collaboration between Delaware North and Anheuser-Busch resulted in DraftServ, a...

City of Sydney installs recycling machines

The City of Sydney, Australia, is conducting a pilot of two reverse-vending machines that dispense rewards in exchange for empty drink containers. The reverse-vending machines from Envirobank accept cans and plastic bottles. Users are instructed not to crush the containers,...

Old Navy vending machines dispense free flip flops

In the run-up to its annual $1 summer flip-flop sale on June 28, Old Navy has been dispensing free flips from vending machines in locations around New York and Los Angeles.

Peerless-AV introduces outdoor kiosk enclosure

Peerless-AV, a developer of audio and video solutions and accessories, has launched its KOP555 outdoor kiosk enclosure. The kiosk supports 4K ultra HD digital signage displays, which have a resolution four times that of standard HD displays. It will be...

Vandalism forces removal of giant automated convenience store

A giant vending machine located on the Omaha side of the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge linking Omaha to Nebraska has been removed after being repeatedly vandalized, Omaha World News reports. The Shop24 automated convenience store was popular with Parks Department...

LEID launches version 3.0 of iLibrary Kiosk

Law Enforcement Intelligent Devices (LEID) Products, an Auburn Hills, MI-based vendor of electronic lockers and cabinet storage with biometric asset protection and control, has launched version 3.0 of its iLibrary Kiosk. The iLibrary kiosk is used in conjunction with LEID’s...

Comark debuts Endura-One kiosk at NRF14

Comark Corporation is showcasing its new Endura-One outdoor monument kiosk this week at the NRF Big Show in New York City. The new Endura-One kiosk features a 47-inch high-definition sunlight readable (2000 NIT) LCD display, with an integrated projected capacitive...

Outdoor wayfinding kiosks go live in Manchester, UK

Visitors to Manchester, England, are now able to browse information on local events, restaurants and shopping destinations via a fleet of interactive outdoor kiosks. According to an article on mancunianmatters.co.uk, each of the 10 MiGuides deployed around the city feature...

Comark to intro new monument kiosk during NRF show

Comark has announced that it will feature a new outdoor monument kiosk at the NRF Big Show on Jan. 13–14 in New York. The new monument kiosk is offered as a single- or a double-sided outdoor unit and features 47-inch...

Elevate Digital snares funding to further kiosk footprint

Elevate Digital, a Chicago-based company whose interactive outdoor kiosks can be found throughout high-traffic areas in the city, announced this week that it has secured $1.5 million in venture funding to help fuel its expansion efforts. Formerly branded as SmartDigital,...

Redbox battles kiosk scammers

When Redbox began renting video games in 2011, it's unlikely the company was prepared for the onslaught of scam artists bent on duping the kiosks out of a game disc. Now, two years in to the game rental service, Redbox...

Bay Area Bike Share rolls out in San Fran

San Francisco's Bay Area Air Quality Management District, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and its project partners today announced the launch of the Bay Area Bike Share pilot program. Touted as a "last mile solution," the goal of the bike sharing...

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