Monthly Archives: March 2015

kiosk patents – Amazon patents show new ways for shoppers to pick-up and check-out – GeekWire

Amazon has filed several patents recently that show that the e-commerce giant continues to be interested in the world of physical retail. Over the past few months, the company has experimented with a number of different… Read More Source: www.geekwire.com The first patent, outlining a kiosk management system, was filed by Neil Ackerman, who conducts product management and strategic invention at Amazon,according to LinkedIn.… Read More »

Touch Screen – Elo Announces New 70-inch Interactive Display with 10-touch

Product Information Elo is pleased to announce the new 7001LT 70” Interactive Digital Signage display featuring 10-touch infrared capability. Infrared touch technology provides higher touch sensitivity and brightness to give ‘tablet-like’ performance in a giant 70″ size. The low profile design integrates beautifully into modern interior designs for retail, office, hospitality, or public space applications. The 7001LT delivers… Read More »

Reds food vendor rolls out self-serve beer machines at ballpark

Delaware North Sportservice, the team’s food provider, has installed 20 self-serve beer kiosks at Great American Ball Park for the 2015 season. Source: www.sportingnews.com The machines, produced by DraftServ Technologies and set up at 10 locations throughout the stadiums, allow fans to purchase cards in $20 and $100 increments to buy Anheuser-Busch products by the ounce. Outside the ballpark, the stored-value cards… Read More »

Kiosks to offer interactive experience for MHS students

SkoolLive showcased a kiosk for the Maricopa Unified School District Governing Board in their meeting on Wednesday. Source: www.inmaricopa.com The kiosk would be provided to Maricopa High School at no charge. The company then checks with local businesses to see if anyone would like to advertise products. The advertisement money pays SkoolLive, but a portion of the profits… Read More »

Security kiosk – Olea Anti-Malware Security Kiosk

MARCH 27, 2015 OLEA’S ANTI-MALWARE SECURITY KIOSK FEATURING OPSWAT TECHNOLOGIES Cyber security has been at the forefront of the news with major security breaches impacting some of the largest companies in the United States, including JP Morgan Chase, Staples, eBay, Home Depot and more[1]. In addition to traditional online methods of transferring viruses and malware, hackers have now… Read More »

SoloHealth Announces Cleveland Clinic Wellness Collaboration, Changes Company Name to Pursuant Health – Atlanta Business Chronicle

SoloHealth Announces Cleveland Clinic Wellness Collaboration, Changes Company Name to Pursuant HealthSoloHealth introduces new employer health and wellness platform; achieves engagement rates as high as 91% for employees and 70% for spousesPR NewswireATLANTA, March 26, 2015 ATLANTA, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — SoloHealth®, a health and wellness company, announced today a new collaboration with Cleveland Clinic Wellness Enterprise, a subsidiary… Read More »

HIMSS Preview – Patient Kiosk Medical EHR, Physician Practice Management Software at HIMSS in Chicago

iPatientCare Announces to Deploy Patient Kiosk Integrated with EHR and Patient Portal Enhanced Patient Experience of Self-Service Check-in at Physicians’ Offices by Deploying Patient Kiosk Source: www.ipatientcare.com iPatientCare’s Patient Kiosk solution utilizes best technologies offered by CTS so that patients can not only check-in easily but also sign the consent forms, pay their balance and co-pay, and scan drivers… Read More »

New Postage Kiosk Available at Mail Services!

Mail Services is excited to introduce the mail&goTM Postal Kiosk from Pitney Bowes. This self-serviced automated system is a one-stop location that allows customers to weigh packages, purchase stamps, and send mail. Source: www.montclair.edu Some of its features include: Information Entry and Payment Area – This contains the touch screen terminal and card reader used to pay for transactions. (Please note:… Read More »

The future of health insurance retail stores

“This shift toward a consumer-centric model is going… to increase demand in brick-and-mortar retail stores,” said one expert.  Source: www.healthcaredive.com What’s the return on investment? Eggers says that retail stores are helping insurers serve three main priorities: They serve as a sales channel for the growing numbers of individual purchasers. They serve as a service location. “This is… Read More »

Kiosk mode: How to make Chrome OS do less

With Google tools, you can create, publish, and deploy apps that make Chrome OS devices do even less. That’s a good thing. Andy Wolber explains. Source: www.techrepublic.com The process takes three steps: create the app, upload it to the Chrome Web Store, then deploy the app to managed Chrome devices. (Even if you don’t have managed Chrome devices,… Read More »

Weigh and Win Begins Fifth Year with 60,000 Participants and 66 Kiosk Locations throughout Colorado

DENVER, March 18, 2015 ­­– Weigh and Win launches its fifth successful year as Colorado’s premier digital health and wellness program. Since inception in 2011, the only free, community platform that pays participants to lose weight has seen great successes, enrolling 60,000 participants and partnering with 66 community kiosk hosts throughout Colorado. In total, Coloradans have shed 178,000 pounds and… Read More »

Kiosk Software – New Release! Version 3.5 of KioWare for Android

KioWare kiosk software news and Kiosk industry news. KioWare Press Releases, Kioware Company information Source: www.kioware.com New to KioWare Full for Android is a feature called “Heartbeat Geofencing”. Heartbeat Geofencing alerts the server when a device leaves the “green zone”. By setting the green zone to geographic parameters where the device is allowed to physically reside, KioWare Full… Read More »

Kiosk Software – KioWare Europe & UK presence.

 KioWare Kiosk Software for Android and Windows Now Has UK Office Reading, United Kingdom March 16, 2015 – Analytical Design Solutions Inc. (ADSI) dba KioWare, headquartered in York, Pennsylvania, … Reading, United Kingdom – Analytical Design Solutions Inc. (ADSI) dba KioWare, headquartered in York, Pennsylvania, has a new office location based just outside of London offering sales and… Read More »

Zebra Technologies Q4 2014 – Year of Android

Zebra Technologies Update Zebra Q4 2014 Earnings Call March 17th.  All product categories grew with record shipments of desktop printers and notable activity in mobile and tabletop printers. In addition, supplies posted its best quarter ever Source: seekingalpha.com Android made substantial progress during the year as the industry embraced the operating system as an effective alternative to Microsoft.… Read More »

Kiosk Software – KioWare announces Europe & UK presence.

 KioWare Kiosk Software for Android and Windows Now Has UK Office Reading, United Kingdom March 16, 2015 – Analytical Design Solutions Inc. (ADSI) dba KioWare, headquartered in York, Pennsylvania, has a new office location based just outside of London offering sales and service for current and prospective EMEA clients. Joining the KioWare team & managing the KioWare Europe… Read More »

How Self-Service Kiosks Are Changing Customer Behavior

McDonalds isn’t the first fast food chain to consider giving customers more control over their orders using technology (though there’s a fair amount of debate about whether customization is really the best way forward for the struggling company). Many of its competitors have been experimenting with self-service apps and kiosks, finding that when customers use them, they tend to… Read More »