Monthly Archives: December 2022

POS Kiosk and POS Terminals

POS Kiosk and Terminal Companies The POS kiosk faces the customer. The POS terminal is generally employee-facing though double-sided is now facing customers.  It is hardware and software. It is transactional but it can also be informational. Consider digital menus and messaging, for example, digital advertising and branding. Simply put — Point-of-sale (POS) systems are all types of… Read More »

NASA Ticketing Kiosks Video – Double Screen – In the Wild

NASA Ticketing Kiosks Video – Double Vision Screen Terminal Wow. Been a long long time since we’ve seen stacked double screens in a ticketing kiosk. Usually, it’s an overhead attractor but this is a new design iteration that makes the old overhead attractor iteration look rudimentary. Worth noting too that the top screen is independently controlled via BrightSign.… Read More »

NRF Kiosks 2023 KMA – Samsung, Pyramid, KioWare, Vispero,& Olea.

NRF 2023 Also covered for this “NRx” tradeshow — include 22Miles, BurgerFi, Cosmopolitan, Wendys POS, Menu Boards, WelcomeWare and Elotouch — Here is link to NRF page Click here to search NRF site — https://nrfbigshow.nrf.com/search Show Specials Curved Displays are Popular – 22Miles — Good example of curved displays. One of Dizzie candidates is the Peerless-AV project in… Read More »

Grocery Walmart Self Checkout & Disabled Shoppers – Food Institute

Grocery Self Checkout & Accessibility by Food Institute. Includes comments from Toshiba, Storm Interface and also Kiosk Association.  One distinction that we like to make is that self-checkout at grocery stores is closely aligned with Point of Sale terminals and in fact are truly just hybrid customer-facing POS terminals or platforms.  You can see on the Toshiba site… Read More »

Kiosk People on the Move — Olea Kiosks Brings on Michael Tulloch

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Dec. 16, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Olea Kiosks®, Inc., the premier provider of innovative self-service kiosk solutions, is proud to welcome industry veteran Michael Tulloch to its team as Director of Solution Sales. In this role, Tulloch will be responsible for growing the business in Access Control and Transportation. With his ability to build strategic relationships,… Read More »

No-Code Development Platform Intuiface Supports Raspberry Pi

Kiosk Software Development Platform News New functions from Intuiface no-code development platform which now includes Raspberry Pi.  One of Intuiface’s claims to fame is its breadth of Player’s operating system support. For a refresher, those platforms are Windows, Android, iPadOS, BrightSign, ChromeOS, Samsung Tizen, and LG webOS. From Intuiface blog December 2022 December 2022 – New Features for… Read More »

Android KIosk Software – JAWS ADA Screenreader

JAWS ADA for Kiosk screen reader available for Android Kiosks Editors Note — big announcement from Vispero/TPGi on the availability of Android software for ADA assistive (Android screen reader). Android has been lacking a good ADA accessibility solution and no surprise Vispero delivers one first.  You can see JAWS for Kiosk at NRF in January at booth 1602.… Read More »

POS Clover Kiosk ROI

POS Clover Order Kiosk ROI POS Clover case study on customer order kiosks’ positive impact on a relatively small retail shop. Most of us like to think in terms of 14,000 kiosks at Mcdonald’s and relegate small businesses to the footnotes.  It’s a challenge aggregating tens of thousands of SMBs literally and dealing with an overall number literally… Read More »

POS ADA Accessibility, Consumers & Payment Terminals – Biometric Payment

Point of Sale Accessibility & Ingenico From POSRFP.com Update on Ingenico Accessibility Options Video link on LinkedIn of Ingenico’s strategy for visually impaired consumers for payment terminals without a physical pin pad.   Basically Ingenico is developing a plastic grid overlay that could be put on the terminal that could be used with text-to-speech prompts.  The plastic grid overlay… Read More »

Grocery Store Self-Checkout & Accessibility

Disabled Shoppers Struggle With Inaccessible Self-Checkouts Dec 1, 2022 – New article from Wall Street Journal (WSJ) on inaccessible self-checkouts. Blind people, wheelchair users and others say the design of typical self-service machines prevents them from shopping independently. By Katie Deighton — we continue to see major media taking the “increase our viewership” tactic by less than accurate… Read More »