Archive of three A’s webinar
Archive of three A’s webinar
Mobility means everything these days. Phones and tablets are dominating our world and it’s becoming more and more challenging to avoid them.
Nice step by step configuration.
Standing nearly 7 feet tall, the Portrait Touch & Motion Kiosk is a durable, secure solution for museums, tradeshows, retail settings, and other public installations
Attempts at using healthcare kiosks have tried and failed, but some still see potential for the technology to improve patient care.
Editor Note: there are many requirements that must be met in order to do business with the government. Most of them apply most of the time. GSA schedule is very important (KioWare for example is on GSA). The Trade Agreements Act is another and notable for the countries NOT on the list (China e.g.). In case the PR… Read More »
PITTSBURGH, Sept. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — HyperActive Technologies, the leading provider of outdoor restaurant technology acquired by the Acrelec Group, is changing its name to Acrelec America. The name change reflects the company’s deepening relationship with its international parent corporation
“Over the last 15 years, HyperActive’s name has become synonymous with outdoor drive-thru technology. Our name change presents a very clear message that we are expanding our portfolio to include the full suite of digital technology, both indoor and outdoor, and across many industry sectors,” said Scott Marentay, chief operating officer for Acrelec America. “While we are changing our name, we remain committed to our spirit of innovation and our passion for serving our customers.”
Acrelec America brings to North and South America a portfolio of technology that includes self-service kiosks, indoor and outdoor digital displays, drive-thru, curbside and gaming solutions. HyperActive products such as QTimer®, the QSR industry’s gold-standard for drive-thru time management, will now be sold worldwide. With Acrelec hardware, software and services, brands can create a “phygital” experience for consumers; one that that blends physical and digital technology to add convenience, speed of service, engagement and purchasing ease to the customer journey.
Jacques Mangeot, founder and managing director for the Acrelec Group, noted, “Acrelec is positioned to lead restaurant brands and retailers around the world as they embrace digital transformation as an essential part of their business model. We’re confident that our team of application specialists, hardware designers, software engineers and support staff in America are well-qualified to meet the needs of the industry.”
What’s the difference between EMV compliance and PCI compliance? The short answer is they’re both guidelines for protecting cardholder data for the purpose preventing fraud, but they focus on different elements of the credit card transaction. “To clarify it even further and more simply, PCI is about making sure the card data doesn’t get stolen and is secure in… Read More »
Kiosk Industry Group announces an extended feature article on gaming market and how kiosk manufacturers are serving this market.
On the casino floor loyalty cards provide a flood of analytics for casino operators, allowing them to track the playing habits of individual patrons and reward them accordingly, as well as letting them see which games were the most popular and kept patrons playing the longest.
I spend a lot of time in Starbucks and Panera Bread and various other establishments where the caffeine is strong and the Wi-Fi is good.
Newsletter from our member Touchsource and their patient check-in kiosk. Patient Self Check-In Kiosks from Touchsource: Elevate Your Patient’s Experience and Alleviate Pressure on Staff asd Why Patient Self Check-In Kiosks from TouchSource… With over 15 years of experience, TouchSource, Inc. is an industry leader in public information and self-service kiosks. We’ve brought that experience to the patient self-check-in… Read More »
SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — BiblioTech and VIA Metropolitan Transit are partnering to bring Bexar County’s all-digital public library to the traveling public with the new “Ride & Read” program. The first BiblioTech kiosk was unveiled on Wednesday, September 21, at VIA’
Amazing how libraries and books just get stronger and stronger. Biblio books and e-books so it is serving both groups.
Ingenico Group the global leader in seamless payment, and Datacap Systems, an integrated payments middleware provider, announced today the installation of its Pay-at-the-Table solution at Uncle Oogie’s, a New Jersey and Philadelphia-based chain of pizzerias. Using Ingenico Group’s smart terminals, Datacap’s point of sale partner, PDQ Signature Systems was able to streamline the Pay-at-the-Table implementation for Uncle Oogie’s.
Table solution include:
ROOSEVELT, N.Y., Sept. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Parabit Adds Mobile NFC / Contactless EMV Access Control to secure ATM Lobbies with Overlay an
Parabit has received commitments from 7 of the top 20 Commercial US Banks for 10,000 plus units over the next two to three years. Over the last 4 weeks 3 US Commercial Banks have upgraded their ACS-1E systems with MMR’s or installed MMR’s with our ACS-1E ATM Lobby Access Control System at over 400 ATM Lobby locations.
The next webinar in the Section 508 Best Practices Webinar Series will take placeSeptember 27 from 1:00 to 2:30 (ET) and will cover accessibility to electronic and information technology, assistive technologies, and reasonable accommodations.
The Section 508 Best Practices Webinar Series provides helpful information and best practices for federal agencies in meeting their obligations under Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act which ensures access to electronic and information technology in the federal sector. This webinar series is made available by the Accessibility Community of Practice of the CIO Council in partnership with the U.S. Access Board.
Olea Kiosks has extensive experience building exceptional ADA-compliant kiosks. Find out more about our standard and custom ADA-compliant kiosks.
Well written and complete look at ADA. Recommended!
Editors Note: New kiosk software release KioWare for Windows (Version 8.7)! New accessibility features are now available (such as ZoomText and JAWS for the visually impaired). Support for EZ® Access Keypad. (See upcoming Accessibility Seminar). Also added are a number of new devices, including an EMV compliant option using the Elavon processor via the OTI Trio (see UCP).… Read More »
As kiosks, digital signs, EV charging stations, and other customer self serve devices become thinner and smaller the need for a tiny cellular router becomes greater.
Cellular routers have come a long way and this unit is one of the smallest and best I think.
The online retailer, Amazon, currently has 22 pop-up stores in malls across America. It now plans to expand its kiosk retail operations.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — LaCie premium external storage brand promotes high-tech product line at retail with in-line displays. Grafton, WI, September 13, 2016 – LaCie, designer of world-class storage solutions has expanded their product line in-store. The premium brand from Seagate Technology, LaCie designs high-tech external storage products for Apple® and PC users. To showcase their extensive line of products, an… Read More »
Editors Note: We have known Neil Nguyen of Kiosk Innovations for over 15 years and his team is one of the most skilled and innovative self-service kiosk & digital signage design firms we know. Denver, CO – 09/20/16 — Kiosk Innovations is proud to announce the launch of our new website! A great deal of time and effort went… Read More »
Can you really afford the hidden costs of cheap parts?
Nice writeup on the impact of cheap components. Example is cash dispenser with cheaper plastic shutter and how that one part of the overall assembly bleeds red ink into overall operation.
TECA Kiosk Cooling & Heating makes a wide range of solid state thermoelectric cooling products, including air-conditioners, cold plates and liquid chillers.
Updated website covering small format thermoelectric air conditioners for outdoor kiosks along with new info on hot and cold plates.
Touchscreen Technology – A Primer on Various Types in Self-Service Nice infographic on touchscreen technology from SlabbKiosks. Thanks Kisha! slabbkiosks-touch-screen-technologies
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Nice video of Passport Control Kiosk operation. Kiosk by YVR Vancouver.
Picture of Global Entry kiosk at Newark. Looks like a KIOSK of Colorado made unit.
LibertyX, one of the many companies targeting the US market, has been expanding its number of Bitcoin kiosks. These vending machines let users buy cryptocurrency in exchange for cash, but offer no way
Back in 2011, renovations at the St. Thomas Public Library caused services to be moved out to the Elgin Mall,
People, this is why we can’t have nice things. New York city has had to shut down it’s public Internet kiosks because too many people were looking at porn or streaming Netflix on […]
Why in the world they didn’t whitelist a large comprehensive set of sites surprises me.
Q-nomy Cited by Gartner as a Sample Vendor in Hype Cycle for Real-Time Health System Technologies, 2016.
BDlive covers economics, business and politics as the website of Business Day, the South African national daily newspaper, including Business Times
Comment by Frank Olea of Olea Kiosks
Hong Kong-based company USB Killer believes that “any public facing USB port should be considered an attack vector.”
Casino Kiosks for Loyalty and Ticketing Casino operators are gambling that new kiosk functions will help them provide top-notch customer service to help them cater to existing customers and win new ones. 2021 Update By Editor — Casino kiosks historically are player point kiosks and player loyalty kiosks but more recently sports betting kiosks. The G2E trade show… Read More »
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– A safe, easy way to get rid of your prescription drugs is now available at several Walgreens locations in the state. The medication disposal kiosks allow people to throw away unwanted, unused or expired medications.
The rumors were true. Apple is ditching the headphone jack from the iPhone 7 in favor of headphones that connect via the lightning adapter or wirelessly via Bluetooth.