Monthly Archives: January 2022

Lidar Scanner Tutorial

Lidar Scanner Tutorial From Retail Automation The lidar scanner is moving into restaurants and retail in the United States and Japan. You can see that in the Amazon Grab and Go & Just Walk Out for example. One company at the forefront is Hitachi-LG Data Storage from Korea.  They have a Safe Pass product line which covers standalone… Read More »

Wayfinding Solution 22Miles

3D Wayfinding Solution with Touchless Digital Signage Royal Hawaiian Center is the premier shopping and entertainment destination in the Waikiki neighborhood of Honolulu, Hawaii. The impressive mall features more than 310,000 square feet along a three-block stretch of Waikiki’s famed Kalakaua Avenue. With more than 100 shops and restaurants serving thousands of locals and tourists daily, an innovative… Read More »

Transit Station Digital Signage Case Study

From Digital-Signage.blog Transit Station Digital Signage Solution – Spokane Transit Case Study January 25, 2022 –Fifteen new 55-inch real-time display monitors were recently installed at the STA Plaza. The monitors are designed for long-term commercial use and offer bright and vibrant imagery with enhanced visibility. Spokane Transit partnered with Spokane-based Zipline Interactive to custom build displays that show departure… Read More »

McDonalds Kiosk ADA – Walkthru Video NFB

McDonalds Kiosk Accessibility Jan2022 Update McDonalds has taken the lead in testing and evaluating at large scale providing accessibility features for the blind. One of the improvements is by adding in a screen reader (JAWS Kiosk by Vispero) and coupling that with Storm Interface AudioNav assistive technology. Providing accessibility to every user group has taken on an even… Read More »

Scotland Adds Kiosks At Railway Stations

Interesting news out of Scotland and the kiosks going in. Saw on Yahoo. Seems to be a group of eight comprised of kiosk. Excerpt Passengers at some of the UK’s most isolated railway stations will soon no longer need to wave down train drivers after a new system is installed. Travellers at eight stations in the Scottish Highlands… Read More »

Video Wall dvLED Case Study by Peerless-AV

Peerless-AV’s First Americans Museum of Oklahoma (FAM) installation. Visitors have an immersive experience and learn about American history through the lens of 39 Tribal Nations. The museum located in Oklahoma City put together a completely unique video wall display.  From Digital-Signage.Blog Peerless-AV, alongside Ford Audio-Video Systems, LLC (Ford AV) and Waystone LLC,  designed a video wall solution that… Read More »

NRF 2022 In Review – It Only Takes One!

NRF 2022 Review Editors Note: We are in process of collecting photos, videos and comments on the show and will update this doc in the next few days. V1 The Kiosk Association exhibited at NRF 2022 this year.  We expected fewer attendees for sure. Several factors contributed to that the major one being Omicron pretty much everywhere. Weather… Read More »

NRF VIP Award Candidate Make-A-Wish & Nanonation

See Nanonation candidate at NRF and the VIP Awards Koen’s Farm Ask most seven-year old’s what they would wish for, you are likely to hear a list of dreams for sports stardom, fame, or the latest PlayStation. When Koen, a young boy dealing with a serious raspatory condition, was asked, he instead wished to make the hospital experience… Read More »

Self-Checkout Kiosks by FEC

We welcome our latest Gold sponsor, FEC. Four sizes & resolutions to fulfill different needs Standalone, Desktop or Wall-mount Expand your in-store aisles or your menu board to expand sales Device flexibility to expand kiosk capabilities Windows or Android Contact information ​Mark Buenaventura FEC USA 41668 Christy St. Fremont, CA 94538 Tel: 510-683-9188 www.fecpos.com www.youtube.com/user/FECPOS About FEC FEC… Read More »

ADA Kiosk Quest Diagnostics Update + Walmart Blind Access

Thanks to William Goren and https://www.understandingtheada.com/ — From updated Kiosk Accessibility: The Law is Paying Attention Quest Diagnostics Update + Walmart Blind Access In Brief Court rejected Quest request to dismiss ACB suit. It is moving ahead Quest has already conceded “effective communication” not provided Class action enabled which means corrective measures would need to be done across the… Read More »

Sustainable Self-Service – Eco-Friendly Kiosks – Zero Carbon Footprint

Editors Note – the feature image shows the founder of Olea Kiosks back in 2008. Sorghum kiosk for IBM Anyplace. Zero Carbon Footprint, Green Kiosks, Fitness and Health Kiosks We note developments in the green environmentally sensitive area.  Many companies are adopting a more eco-friendly branding stance and using social mechanisms to inform users on their initiatives towards… Read More »

Olea Kiosks Names Director of Sales

Olea Kiosks, Inc. new Director of Sales is Daniel Olea.  We are personally acquainted with Daniel and he will, undoubtedly, prove to be a strategic advantage. With the new millennials becoming a major segment of users his insight will prove invaluable. Congratulations from all of us at Industry Group! Olea Kiosks®, Inc. Announces Director of Sales – Daniel… Read More »

Gold Sponsor – American Kiosks Manufacturer

American Kiosks Kiosk Manufacturer – Gold Sponsor Welcome to our newest Gold Sponsor — American Kiosks.  And they are hiring…. American Manufacturing — Proudly designed, fabricated and assembled all in the USA. Flexible Partnering Capabilities — From ready-to-go products, to design services, we can help. 35 Years of Kiosk Expertise — Knowledgeable and capable partners to help with your… Read More »

Accessibility Trends – Desktops & Mobiles – 2022

What will be considered accessible in 2022? Here is avery nice wrap on accessibility trends going into 2022 answering that question. It is primarily web-oriented but those parallel UI for kisoks, From UXDesign — Sheri Byrne-Haber, CPACC — Blogger, disability advocate, nerd. Bringing the fire on ableism. A11y Architect @ VMware. Wheelchair user w/ a deaf daughter. CS,… Read More »