Virginia city soliciting donations for kiosk

Virginia's Waynesboro Downtown Development Inc. is attempting to raise $5,000 for a kiosk that will advertise businesses, events, major attractions and wayfinding to shops and restaurants for visitors in the city of Waynesboro.

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Wayfinding kiosks keep up with digitally-empowered consumers

Wayfinding kiosks have become more interactive and smartphone-friendly to meet the demands of consumers.

Interactive kiosks are making an impact in schools

There is no doubt that technology has infiltrated our schools and I am happy that it did. I'm in my thirties, and the school I attended was vastly different from my nine-year-old's school.

Montreal's interactive bus shelters drive commuter engagement

The shelter displays entice users with gesture-based controls.

Are interactive screens a smart choice for cities?

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

The benefits of a lobby display kiosk

More and more, businesses around the globe are using lobby display kiosks — and for good reason. They are modern, digital, highly functional and interactive.

The many functions of multitouch

One of the newest kiosk technologies is the multitouch system that allows multiple touch points to be functional on the screen at the same time, meaning that two or more points of contact on the screen can be controlling functionality...

America's 'most wired' hospital amps up interactive IT

A Pennsylvania hospital rolls out interactive video kiosks to improve patient communication.

Health care's technology-driven transformation

Since its birth in 1948, the U.K.'s National Health Service has not only grown to become the world's largest publicly funded health service, but has also seen a lot of changes along the way — many of which are a...

Digital kiosk dishes calorie info to diners

The interactive touchscreen lets users see a running total of their meal's calories.

Interactive window lets students see through to the future (Video)

A Florida middle school puts a high-tech twist on a wayfinding and information kiosk.

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Ford powered by charging kiosks, solar energy

Ford Motor Company will install an information kiosk onsite at its Ford World Headquarters location to show visitors how solar power works and to offer details on its new solar-powered electric vehicle carport.

Pennsylvania Dutch restaurant features self-service tourism

Lewisburg, Pa.-based Aim Digital Visions has installed an interactive tourism and wayfinding kiosk in Lancaster, Pa.'s Shady Maple Smorgasbord, according to a company press release.  The kiosk features a 48-inch touchscreen, digital Visitor Guide and a menu where tourists can view maps, directions and photos and descriptions to area attractions.

Dental clinic kiosks provide security and self-service

San Francisco's University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry has installed patient self-service kiosks at its newest campus, according to an Advanced Kiosks announcement.  The $151 million campus was designed to serve 10,000 patients a year in 10 dental clinics.

Cambridge, UK, shopping mall deploys digital signage 'Virtual Assistant' kiosk

In what it being billed as "a U.K. first," The Grafton shopping center in Cambridge, U.K., has a new, "virtual" employee, an interactive Virtual Assistant from customer journey technology specialist Tensator, aimed at giving the Grafton a technological edge in...

Wincor Nixdorf supplies employee information terminals to BMW

Wincor Nixdorf has received an order from BMW Group to replace 500 information terminals at the automaker’s German and international locations. Employees in BMW’s production plants and workshops who do not have their own dedicated workstations will be able to...

Oslo Airport sets up self-service wayfinding kiosks

Oslo Airport has set up six new self-service information kiosks to make it easier for travellers to find the information they need at Norway’s main airport. The 46-inch touchscreen kiosks complement existing passenger services at Oslo Airport and are located...

Omani market looking to deploy wayfinding kiosks, cash deposit machines

The Muttrah Souq (a souq is an open-air marketplace or bazaar) in Muscat in Oman is hoping to get an interactive wayfinding kiosk that will guide tourists and also at least two ATMs and two cash deposit machines with foreign...

Information kiosks enroll at University of Mumbai

The University of Mumbai in Mumbai, India, is set to install five Internet kiosks to give students access to information that is posted on its website, DNA India reports. The kiosks will be placed in monitored locations and will provide...

Island lands digital signage kiosk for tourism

Island Interactive, a digital advertising firm in Amelia Island, Florida, worked with York, Pennsylvania-based Livewire Digital to rethink the way Amelia Island delivers information to tourists, resulting in tablet-based digital signage kiosks to be placed around the island, according to...

Cisco accessibility kiosk debuts at Canadian Abilities Centre

A showcase kiosk with interactive technology for assisting people with different levels of ability has opened at the Abilities Centre in Whitby, Ontario, Canada. The Abilities Centre is a 125,000 square-foot community facility that offers sports, fitness, arts and life...

Adspace partners with elevate for digital signage ad kiosks in malls

Chicago-based elevate DIGITAL, a developer of street-level digital interactive technology, recently announced a partnership with Adspace Networks, a provider of digital video advertising in malls. Adspace will sell traditional digital and interactive advertising across elevate's network of 400 interactive digital...

Elevate Digital raises $3 million from SFX Entertainment

Digital interactive kiosk developer Elevate Digital has received $3 million in funding from SFX Entertainment, a producer of live music events and digital entertainment content. SFX says it will use Elevate Digital's kiosk screens at events to create an interactive...

CHK America launches transit kiosk in Santa Barbara

CHK America, a provider of customer information solutions for the U.S. public transportation industry, has installed its first ConnectPoint interactive touchscreen transit kiosk in its home town of Santa Barbara, Calif. The kiosk has been deployed at the Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District's Transit Center.

Bermuda mall integrates mobile app, digital signage, wayfinding kiosks

Livewire Digital has integrated a new mobile app with its digital signage for Washington Mall in Bermuda to provide up-to-date information to shoppers and diners, according to an announcement. "We have to speak to our visitors in their language —...

St. Paul's Union Depot gets on board with digital signage and kiosks

The Union Depot transportation center in downtown St. Paul, Minn., once saw more than 20,000 commuters pass through each day, with passenger and freight railroad services for the Twin Cities and the state of Minnesota.

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