The Best Kiosks Share these Five Traits

The Best Kiosks Share these Five Traits

The most effective kiosks have found harmony in engineering, art, and pragmatism. Naturally, this presents the question of what precisely defines a great kiosk.

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Sponsor: Pyramid Technologies Inc.


The IT Specialists Guide to Self-Service Technology

The IT Specialists Guide to Self-Service Technology

This is an abridged guide for Information Technology (IT) professionals working with an industry (healthcare, human resources, education, etc.) that is looking to deploy a self-service kiosk or solution in their facility.

Type: Guide

Sponsor: Advanced Kiosks


7 Facts about Thermal Paper

7 Facts about Thermal Paper

We have collected an assortment of facts about thermal paper that inspire you to forgo digital receipts and continue to hoard these ghosts of money that once belonged to us.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Pyramid Technologies Inc.


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Expanding electronics raise the stakes for protecting kiosks from extreme cold

Expanding electronics raise the stakes for protecting kiosks from extreme cold

Advances in heaters, fans, thermostats, regulators and lighting have enabled kiosks to function efficiently in almost any environment, but customers must utilize proven design practices.

Frictionless online payment still not a reality for U.S. retailers, CES panel notes

Frictionless online payment still not a reality for U.S. retailers, CES panel notes

A CES panel explored the challenges of payments technology, including the friction with online payments, glitches in online payment systems, the lack of retail locations that accept mobile payments and problems specific to cross-border payments.

Why 2018 will be a banner year for self-serve kiosks

Why 2018 will be a banner year for self-serve kiosks

Kiosk deployers and providers are encouraged by growing customer acceptance of self-service technology and expect 2018 to be an outstanding year.

Redefining automated retailing part 3: Digital signage options for kiosks

Redefining automated retailing part 3: Digital signage options for kiosks

The use of full motion video, music and/or voice track, stylized text and artistic presentation can provide unequalled content for automated retailing.

Cellomat mobile phone repair service kiosk comes to the US

Cellomat mobile phone repair service kiosk comes to the US

The Cellomat offers an example of how kiosks can play a support role in the expanding mobile communications economy.

Kiosk Marketplace to publish comprehensive industry report, seeks your input

Kiosk Marketplace to publish comprehensive industry report, seeks your input

Kiosk Marketplace is seeking help from its readers in publishing an annual report called the Kiosk Marketplace Census that will provide statistics on the industry’s size and scope.

Roly Poly Sandwiches franchisee pioneers self-order kiosks

Roly Poly Sandwiches franchisee pioneers self-order kiosks

Matt Macke was intrigued when a customer suggest he offer self-order kiosks. As a result, he has played a role in helping a kiosk manufacturer develop one for small restaurants.

Biometric technology Part 3: Consumer acceptance grows as kiosk industry weighs its options

Biometric technology Part 3: Consumer acceptance grows as kiosk industry weighs its options

The kiosk industry recognizes the benefits biometric technology provides, but manufacturers are looking for improvements in reliability, integration with existing software, cost and user acceptance.

Biometric technology Part 2: Clear's identity screening at airports paves way for more applications

Biometric technology Part 2: Clear's identity screening at airports paves way for more applications

Clear, a technology company authorized by the government to provide biometric identity screening at airports, has expanded to 23 U.S airports, marking one of the most visible signs of consumer acceptance of the technology to date.

Biometric identity verification unleashes new roles for kiosks (Part 1)

Biometric identity verification unleashes new roles for kiosks (Part 1)

The rapid expansion of biometric technology will create new opportunities for self-serve kiosks to play a bigger role in verticals where identification verification is critical.

How Can Kiosks Help Your Business? A Look Into Custom Kiosk Design

How Can Kiosks Help Your Business? A Look Into Custom Kiosk Design

While some businesses are able to meet their specific goals with out-of-the-box solutions, many businesses need a solution as unique as their service or product. Custom kiosk design helps these businesses create a fully customized self-service solution to fit the use case.

Expanding digital signage capabilities drive growth for outdoor interactive kiosks

Expanding digital signage capabilities drive growth for outdoor interactive kiosks

Interactive kiosks are providing outdoor environments with new ways to promote their offerings as well as new revenue opportunities in the form of paid digital advertising.

Self-order kiosks make a big splash at NRA Show

Self-order kiosks make a big splash at NRA Show

Restaurants are driving much of the kiosk industry's growth, including partnerships among kiosk providers and POS software specialists.

Technology fuels demand for industrial supply distribution systems, part 2: computer peripherals

Technology fuels demand for industrial supply distribution systems, part 2: computer peripherals

As more companies provide employees with computers, managing computer peripherals has become a growing sector for providers of worksite product distribution.

Technology fuels demand for industrial supply distribution systems, part 1

Technology fuels demand for industrial supply distribution systems, part 1

Technology developed in the kiosk industry has application in inventory control and distribution, a market that is rapidly expanding worldwide.

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Kiosks can have many hardware components that all need to be durable and reliable. In addition to a CPU and a monitor, your kiosk might have a receipt printer, card reader, barcode scanner, keyboard, cash acceptor/dispenser or other device.

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