Kiosks in Health Care 101

The health care industry is increasing its use of self-service kiosks in areas ranging from patient check-in to doctor consultations to the filling of prescriptions.

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Commercial building owners should take tech cues from airlines

In many respects, office buildings are at the same technological crossroads airports were at years ago, when the only way to get to their gate involved waiting in long lines for for a printed boarding pass.

Apple Pay and interactive kiosks

The next wave of major innovation to self-service kiosk solutions is the integration of mobile payment solutions, such as Apple Pay.

Saving the DMV, one kiosk at a time

Kiosks offer a convenient alternative to the nightmare of long DMV lines.

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.

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.

Commentary: The tech and features that shoppers want

A new large-scale shopper survey sheds light on consumers who mix online and in-store shopping in whatever way is most convenient for them.

What's in store for 2015?

Millennials controlling 70% of the spending power in the U.S. creates vast uncertainty amongst retailers; but with the strongest economy in years, optimism prevails as we begin 2015.

The kiosk challenge: Critical factors for the holiday season

The Future Foundation reports on what shoppers expect from retailers – now and in the future.

Can self-service providers influence industry trends and market demand?

It's commonplace to assume that self-service providers should react to industry trends as market demand. But what if we could actually influence and shape these forces and positively impact the self-service industry in the process?

Android, iPad, Windows – The Tablet OS Landscape

We reached out to an external IT professional for his take on the iOS, Windows, and Android tablet debate.

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NEWS


Networld Media publisher named among 'Top Women in Media' in Folio: awards

The annual list includes publishing executives who have 'fearlessly moved their brands, teams and companies in new directions,' according to the sponsor.

NRF announces support for new patent reform effort

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Robert Goodlatte, R-Va., introduced the Innovation Act, an updated version of legislation that passed the House in 2013 by a bipartisan vote of 325 to 91.

PCI Security Standards Council: Beware of 'Ghost'

The warning follows a US Department of Homeland Security alert about a critical software vulnerability that poses a serious risk to computer systems.

'Global Airport Ticketing Kiosk Market' report released by Research and Markets

Research and Markets announced the addition of the "Global Airport Ticketing Kiosk Market" report to its research database.

Swedish airport to install self-service bag drop

Göteborg Landvetter Airport, western Sweden's international airport with 90 direct flights around the world, has ordered 12 self-service bag-drop kiosks to be delivered in the first quarter of 2015.

Religious Product News names iGive donation kiosk a 'Hot Product of 2014'

Self-service kiosks, digital signage and interactive products provider inLighten announced that its line of iGIVE Digital Donation Kiosks has been named for the second year in a row a Hot Product for 2014 by Religious Product News.

Demand for telehealth kiosks driving rapid growth of automated screening technologies

Transparency Market Research unveiled its "Preventive Healthcare Technologies and Services Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 – 2020" report, which valued the market at $72.8 billion in 2013.

GrandView Research report features focus on airport kiosks, self-service

Leading European airports have significantly increased kiosks to assist bag-tag printing.

Execs from Overstock.com, Mass. Div. of Banks headline speaker lineup for Virtual Currency Today Summit

The Virtual Currency Today Summit takes place April 29 at the Hilton Boston Back Bay.

Image Manufacturing Group to educate graphic designers on manufacturing trends

Image Manufacturing Group will participate in a number of SEGD events and advertise through SEGD’s flagship magazine, e-newsletter, and website at SEGD.org.

Shanghai kiosk, digital signage show set for September

The 2015 China International Self-Service, Kiosk & Vending Show will move to the Shanghai New International Expo Centre and will be held Sept. 16-18, concurrently with the iFair.

Acision and Blacc Spot project to connect kiosks to video chat

Acision, a mobile messaging services and Web real-time communications provider, announced a partnership with Blacc Spot Media Inc., a Web real-time communications and mobile and Web application development house.

Jamaica airports install border control kiosks to improve tourism

Passengers arriving at Kingston and Montego Bay, Jamaica, airports can now check in via new automated border control kiosks designed for faster clearance.

Wincor Nixdorf to unveil latest kiosk, discuss global trends at NRF

Wincor Nixdorf, provider of retail and banking IT solutions, announced an update to its attendance at the National Retail Federation event in New York.

Hypertension research 'supports' PharmaSmart blood pressure kiosks

A clinical study published by the Journal of the American Society of Hypertension found that the PharmaSmart kiosk "closely approximated mean daytime ambulatory BP, supporting the use of serial readings from this device in the assessment of blood pressure."

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