Monthly Archives: September 2023

Tactile Dot Braille Tablet & Square POS

Tactile & QSR Cool Videos Update Introduction Couple of nice videos this week with first real-time tactile graphics display (no piezo thank you) and also Square integrating with restaurant kiosks.. Dot Pad, The First Real-time Tactile Graphics Display The Dot Pad is a tactile graphics display designed for the visually impaired. It features a patented actuator technology based… Read More »

JAWS Kiosk Screenreader Comes to Penn State Food Service

Penn State Partners with TPGi® to Make Food Service Kiosks Accessible for Blind and Low-Vision Users CLEARWATER, Fla., Sept. 26, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Penn State has partnered with TPGi®, a Vispero® company and global leader in accessibility software and services, to assist in providing students and faculty with more accessible food service kiosks. Recognizing that screen readers needed to be implemented into its current… Read More »

Tactile Display Braille CES 2023 Award

CES 2023 Innovation Award for Braille Pioneer Kiosk Industry is happy to note that one of our sponsors recently won two awards at the CES 2023 show.  The Dot Pad is the world’s first tactile display for braille and assistive technology. Link to award — Best of Innovation Tactile Display Accessibility Honoree for Tactile Display Mobile Devices… Read More »

Kiosk Accessibility Event – M-Enabling Summit

Kiosk Accessibility News AI and Digital Transformation: New Paradigms for Accessibility and Inclusion Strategies Note: Both Tech For All Consulting and TPGi (division of Vispero) are Sponsors for the Summit Join disability advocates, corporations, government agencies, academia, and accessibility executives at the 11th M-Enabling Summit, the leading all-inclusive conference and showcase dedicated to fostering innovations, solutions, and strategies for… Read More »

Kiosk Industry News – Press Release September

Kiosk Industry News September As noted on APnews and PRnewswire BY KIOSK MANUFACTURER ASSOCIATION Published 4:58 AM MDT, September 18, 2023 WESTMINSTER, Colo., Sept. 18, 2023 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — From Kiosk Industry and Kiosk Manufacturer Association, our features — IAAPA is coming up for us and here is our preview. Outdoor ticketing, wristband dispense. In January we are at NRF… Read More »

ADA Kiosks – HHS Section 504 Proposed Rule Writeup

HHS Proposed Rule for Section 504 HHS Section 504 Proposed Rule There is a new entry on Federal Register for addressing disability. You may submit electronic comments at by searching for the Docket ID number HHS–OCR–2023–0013. Follow the instructions at online for submitting comments through this method.  For more info contact Molly Burgdorf, Office for Civil Rights, Department of Health and Human… Read More »

Consumer-Centric Self-Service – How To Profit

Self-Service for Consumers Article on and which references Kiosk Industry Summary In Brief Empowering the Customer — Self-service technology empowers consumers by placing control in their hands. Upselling and Cross-Selling Opportunities — One of the most significant advantages of consumer-centric self-service is its ability to foster customer loyalty. When individuals experience hassle-free, convenient interactions with a… Read More »

Self Service Kiosk Accessibility in Healthcare

Self Service ADA for Healthcare Nice post/blog on TPGi updated 9/8/2023 The Importance of Accessibility and Usability in Healthcare Self-Service Kiosks Updated 9/8/2023 More than ever, healthcare kiosks are an essential tool for serving patients. Self-service devices have become standard in the patient journey. They can streamline appointment check-ins, update patient information, collect outstanding balances, provide wayfinding in… Read More »

Four Important Rules for Healthcare Stations and Kiosks

Healthcare Kiosks Very nice blog by TPGi and their blog – Sept 2023 Healthcare kiosks are a valuable tool for providing a great patient care experience. The advantages for using kiosks in healthcare are numerous, like shorter wait times, streamlined check-in processes, streamlined patient education, and more. Kiosks can also save time and resources, allowing healthcare providers to… Read More »

Generative AI – Build Your Own LLM

Building Your Own LLM for AI Building your own LLM is going to occur to you. If only to assist human assistants. A fashion designer can allow customers with a series of voice questions to locate a particular style of dress.  Taking it further, they could optionally “design” the dress they want and AI could output mechanical and… Read More »

Touch Screen Outdoor Display

Outdoor Display 2799L 27″ Elo’s 27-inch touch screen outdoor display monitor, boasting 1500 NITs brightness and IK10 vandal-proof rating, ensures 24/7 performance, even in direct sunlight. Readable with polarized sunglasses, it thrives in extended temperatures. Ideal for payment systems, signage, and charging stations, this brilliant, optically bonded weatherproof monitor features edge-to-edge glass for seamless outdoor enclosure integration. Built… Read More »

PCI Kiosk – What About PCI DSS 4.0?

PCI DSS Update From LinkedIn Pulse September 2023 Transition Period The updated timeline still includes a transition period for organizations to update from PCI DSS v3.2.1 to PCI DSS v4.0. To support this transition, PCI DSS v3.2.1 will remain active for 18 months once all PCI DSS v4.0 materials—that is, the standard, supporting documents (including SAQs, ROCs, and… Read More »

Build Kiosk Demo Online with AI

SiteKiosk Online introduces AI Advisor Kiosk Mode The utilization of artificial intelligence has become a reality for SiteKiosk Online. Over the past few months, a prototype of an AI-driven product advisor has been developed. This advisor offers suitable product recommendations and information by engaging users with specific questions and providing tailored responses. The fusion of artificial intelligence and… Read More »