January 28, 2011

Android based interactive content player

Android based OS tablet in interactive signage content mode developed. To be launched at the ISE in Amsterdam next week....



January 21, 2011

Maricopa County unveils kiosk to record public documents

Maricopa County officially launched the first of what it expects to be several electronic kiosks allowing residents to publicly record documents without driving to downtown Phoenix....



Kiosk Information Systems Funding

Kiosk Information Systerms and Alerion Capital Group complete recapitalization....



January 19, 2011

Job opportunity: GE, Thinclient in Ohio

General Electric is looking for a Technical Project Manager with experience in evaluating, testing, and introducing new Client technologies into an Enterprise Environment. Thin Client: Job Opportunity - GE Technical Project Manager...



Ariane Hotel CheckIn Checkout Kiosks worth with Saflok RFID

Fully automated check-in/out system that allows guests to register at a bank of Ariane kiosks in the lobby and go directly to their assigned rooms. Upon guest verification, the kiosk encodes and dispenses an RFID keycard that activates the appropriate...



January 18, 2011

FAQ - Why every retailer should consider interactive wall-mount kiosks

Nice writeup on KioskMarketplace on why retailers should consider wall-mount systems. Writer is Rich Bernstein with Phoenix Kiosk....



NRF: NCR debuts kiosk designed to enhance cross-channel shopping

New Slimline kiosk introduced at NRF by NCR. Attractive....



NRF: Retailers learn about C-tailing from NCR (VIDEO)

NCR demo at NRF of kiosk ordering by Bob Ventresca by SelfServiceWorld . [video]...



NRF: Motorola showcases kiosks with printing applications

Motorola demo from NRF with MK500 "kiosks" scanning bar codes. Kioskmarketplace video....



January 17, 2011

Royal Caribbean innovates with kiosks, digital signage

The newest ship in the Royal Caribbean International cruise line fleet, the Allure of the Seas, integrates self-service, digital signage and other technologies to provide a high-tech customer experience....



January 16, 2011

Business case for Coinstar from investor viewpoint

Reasons for being bearish long term on Coinstar. How Netflix, NCR and normal technology flow work against them....



State Wine Machine Problem Listing

Comprehensive listing of the problems plaguing the wine bottle dispensing kiosks. Faulty resistors and circuit boards were called out as biggest culprits. That's what they said......



January 14, 2011

Intel shows 'Connected Store' proof-of-concept at BIG Show

We were chatting with David Drain of Digital Signage Association (DSA) and while at NRF visited the Intel booth and remarked that the Kraft and Adidas self-service kiosk demos were very impressive. Here is writeup off DSA....



Scala powers touch display self-service kiosks in German restaurant chain

Scala, a global digital-signage and advertising-management solutions provider announced today that its software is powering a touch interactive ordering system at holyfields restaurants in Germany....



January 13, 2011

Self-service Kiosks Fail Me

Blog entry on drawbacks in medical patient check-in. Off Medical Informatics....



January 10, 2011

Five Million Patients Check In Using Self-Service Kiosks from Connected Technology Solutions

MEQUON, WI January 6, 2011 -- Connected Technology Solutions (CTS), a leading provider of self-service healthcare kiosks, has announced a milestone: its Patient Passport Express™ kiosks have assisted more than 5,000,000 patients around the nation to check-in for their appointments....



MOD Systems & Meridian NRF Announcement

Consumers can purchase or rent new release movies from Meridian kiosks and transfer to Secure Digital (SD) memory cards, USB sticks, MP3 players and Android and Blackberry mobile phones. The two companies made the announcement at the National Retail Federation...



CES: Flix on Stix moves movies from kiosk to USB

Officially unveiling and demoing its movie service at CES this week, Flix on Stix will offer thousands of movie titles--both recent films and older titles--from its upcoming line of kiosks....



January 07, 2011

Nanonation, Frank Mayer turn page with retail multitouch demo

At CES in the Touch Revolution Booth in South Hall is Nanonation & Frank Mayer multitouch demonstration....



January 05, 2011

Transportation - New Muni kiosks’ design, costs both eye-popping

Having $829,000 in your pocket will buy a lot of things on your wish list: A three-bedroom home in San Francisco, some flashy cars, maybe even a new yacht. In Muni’s case, that total will get a couple of ticket...



HealthCare Medical - Kiosks offer quick applications for insurance

The department in October unveiled a kiosk at the Shiprock Chapter House designed to give clients the ability to apply for or renew their Medicaid or Children's Health Insurance Program coverage....



Wireless Mobile - Aruba Announces Wi-Fi Solution For In-Store Mobile Marketing

Aruba Networks (NASDAQ:ARUN) today announced a new Wi-Fi Solution for in-store mobile marketing, developed in partnership with Digby and Nearbuy Systems, that enables retailers to provide highly-personalized and differentiated customer interactions....



Healthcare - kiosks revolutionize patient check-in

Nice interview with Stanley Crane of Allscripts and how the kiosks (and remote mobile options) are improving efficiency....



January 04, 2011

Kiosk maker using energy-saving fan

LOUISVILLE - KIOSK Information Systems Inc. has built a new fan cooling system that will save an estimated 3,300 kilowatt hours of energy per year at each of its new computer kiosk terminals - enough to power 900 homes....



Kiosk experts predict 2011 trends

2011 Kiosk trends from KioskMarketplace. Interviews with TIO, Frank Mayer and Summit Research. TIO points to tablets, FMA to loyalty and Summit sees decline in DVD and airport check-in....



January 03, 2011

Sun Life Stadium welcomes new recycling program

The PepsiCo Dream Machine recycling initiative has partnered with Sun Life Stadium, home of the National Football League’s Miami Dolphins, to make recycling bins and interactive kiosks available to stadium visitors....



January 02, 2011

Dell's IPS and multitouch ST2220T finally shipping to tilting monitor seekers

One very nice looking 21.5" multitouch all-in-one from Dell....



Kiosk History update

Update of kiosk history file for the years 2010 and 2009 by Craig Keefner....



January 01, 2011

Solution Provider - Vendor HealthCare Check-In

Solution Provider -- Reptrax is a web driven software service that aids in the credentialing and monitoring of sales/service representatives in healthcare environments. We provide an effective solution that allows hospitals to enforce their policies throughout their vendor community, and...