Hospitality Kiosks – Touchless Contactless Kiosk for Hotel Pantries and Gift Shops

Touchless Kiosk News – Contactless Card Reader From Impulsify September 2021 In Brief New hospitality kiosk, contactless, which is designed for hotel food pantries and gift shops.  Scan below and Pay and Go is the mantra and it makes a lot of sense. Having to wait in line for a bottle of water at the hotel can be… Read More »

KioWare Touchless – KioTouch Creating Opportunities

KioWare Touchless Touch Screen Kiosk Software News release by KioWare 10/22/2020 In 2019 a study showed just how unsanitary quick-service restaurant kiosks are and how kiosks can put customers at risk for picking up a range of harmful bacteria. Shortly after this study was released the development team at KioWare began designing KioTouch, a touchless kiosk interface. Using KioTouch,… Read More »

Touchless Kiosk Interview at FinTech conference

Jim Kruper of KioWare interviewed — Big-Fintech interview page — Glen connects with the founders of four fintech companies- Icon Savings Plan, Illuma Labs, Kioware and Monit- with the most exciting new ideas at last week’s Finovate conference. Links related to this episode: BIG’s blog recapping Best of Show and other highlights: //www.big-fintech.com/Media/Blog/ArticleID/647/Finovate-Fall Icon Savings Plan: //www.iconsavingsplan.com/ Kioware: //www.kioware.com/ Related Links… Read More »

Contactless Touchless Using Your Eyes – Pyramid Computer

Pyramid Computer Shows Touch Control via Eye Please reach out for more information and use cases. Touchless By Eyes by Pyramid from Kiosk Manufacturer Association on Vimeo. More Pyramid News //kioskindustry.org/pyramid-distribution-deal-with-pinntec-uk-operation/ //kioskindustry.org/contactless-kiosk-temperature-checking-kiosks-are-coming/ //kioskindustry.org/pyramid-computer-launches-health-screening-kiosk-in-fight-against-covid-19/

How a Touchless Kiosk Interface Fits Into Your Business

By: Chris Fravel, Marketing Specialist for KioWare Kiosk System Software COVID-19 has shifted the way we as a society views cleanliness and personal hygiene. There is a new importance placed upon these principles that many people are prioritizing over everything else in their day-to-day activities as evidenced by industries shifting to a mostly work-from- home -style schedule. When… Read More »

Fauci on Touchless Temperature Checks

Are touchless temperature checks unreliable when it comes to COVID-19? Thursday Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, calls temperature checks unreliable. Nice video coverage by LocalMemphis TV news channel Excerpt: Thursday Dr. Anthony Fauci advised that temperature checks are not reliable especially during hot days. “Dr. Fauci was just pointing out… Read More »

Contactless Touchless No Touch Kiosks for Self-Service

Contactless Kiosks – Touchless Kiosks and Accessibility From the Paciello Group , a Vispero company and Laura Miller – Jul2020 — A post-COVID world has accelerated the adoption of a variety of technologies that provide customers and users with a contactless self-service experience. For example, contactless purchasing – historically used to describe the ability to pay via options… Read More »

Touchless Interface Solution Self-service kiosks – KioTouch

New software product release by KioWare KioTouch™ KioTouch™, a revolutionary, touchless interface solution for self-service kiosks, is now available for download. KioTouch is KioWare Kiosk System Software’s actionable response to the COVID-19 global pandemic and will prevent the spread of potentially harmful microbes and pathogens between end-users. Empowering Users with Touchless Control KioTouch allows the end-user to control… Read More »

Touchless kiosks developed by Kiosk Innovations

Touchless kiosks and Gesture Kiosks First released on PRNewswire and below content as echoed on Yogonet. They included the YouTube videos embedded for the gesture kiosk nav and the foot nav which is a “nice touch”.  These technologies are truly a bit of a departure from the more conventional gesture kiosk technology usually presented. And this is the… Read More »

Touchless Touch Screen Monitor Kiosks

Contactless TouchScreen Kiosk – Gesture, IR, Voice, AI, Foot & Mobile Editor Update November 2021 – Be sure and review the latest contactless touch kiosks which are being featured at NRF 2022 by kiosk manufacturers,. Having touchscreens or customer input stations that utilize no-touch touchscreen technology accelerated with the advent of COVID-19 pandemic.  How clean are the touchscreens… Read More »

Hand Sensor Patent by Google for Touchless Touch Moves Ahead

Source article on Reuters Be sure and visit our summary page on Touchless Touchless Touch WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google unit won approval from U.S. regulators to deploy a radar-based motion sensing device known as Project Soli. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said in an order late on Monday that it would grant Google a waiver… Read More »

Interactive Digital Wayfinding Kiosk – Colony Square 22Miles – Video

22Miles 3D Interactive Wayfinding with Secure Mobile Control was installed and positioned across four kiosks in and around Colony Square. Digital + Innovation Manager Jay Yu speaks about the process of curating the technology to ensure Colony Square’s user experience would live up to the iconic area’s allure. Contact [email protected]  for more information. Post on 22Miles Website Midtown Atlanta’s Foremost Mixed-Use-Community… Read More »

Retail Market Research IoT Impact 2021 – The Digital Transformation

From Retail Systems IoT Market Research Predictions 2021 Great report from Kinsey listing markets for IoT. It’s hard to argue with RFID checkout and self-checkout payment is growing leaps and bounds. The old stand at cashier model is at or past the tipping point.  They point to cost reductions in the store. Key point for us — Adoption of self-checkout… Read More »

RFID Readers for EV Chargers: Six Questions to Ask

EV Charging Station Technology News By Sean Houchin, ELATEC Intro The electric vehicle (EV) charging market is growing at lightning speed, both in the U.S. and globally. As both consumers and government and commercial fleets transition to electric, membership-based charging stations are popping up in employee parking lots, tenant parking garages and public areas. Many of these EV… Read More »

How Patient Sign-in Kiosks Can Combat COVID-19

Patient Check-In Kiosk News Streamline the Patient Sign-in Process and COVID-19 Protocols with Self-Service Kiosks or Tablets To help combat COVID-19, a self-service patient sign-in kiosk or tablet can streamline new COVID-19 protocols and can even be touchless to keep patients and employees safe. Patient check-in kiosks can automate COVID-19 procedures, sign patients in and offer secure EMV… Read More »

Automat Dumplings With Kiosks and Lockers

Noted on Retail Automation August 2021 Brooklyn Dumpling Shop Delivers automat dining to Dallas Click for full-size image — Dumpling Automat In Brief: Combination of automatic self-service ordering + lockers (temp controlled) Couple of kiosks + wall of lockers Vimeo Video of process Franchise opportunities Very nice press coverage Wonderful history of the automat Food looks great! Please come to Denver! Excerpt:… Read More »

Wrap – Four Lane Drive-Thru Taco Bell Defy (with kiosk)

First covered by Menu-Board.net Four Lane Drive Thru Concept Four Drive Thru Lanes In Brief: Key Terms – Contactless, Frictionless, Wait Time Food made upstairs and delivered via tubes (think your drive thru bank) Proprietary vertical lift, invented by New Hope-based PD Instore, delivers the food There are four drive-thru lanes, three dedicated to mobile or delivery orders.… Read More »

Kiosk Software Adds RFID Devices for Bluetooth NFC Kiosks – Elatec and KioWare

Bluetooth Kiosk – NFC Kiosk – RFID Kiosk News YORK, Pa. – Elatec, Inc. and KioWare Kiosk System Software have announced they are entering an OEM partnership with the aim of developing products and solutions that are easily paired together. KioWare has added the Elatec TWN4 family of RFID card and NFC and BLE mobile credential readers to its… Read More »

Vaccine Passport Kiosks – Vaccination Status Check – Where and How Are They Being Used

Vaccine Passport Kiosks August 2021 — More and more businesses are requiring vaccination for employees. Along with that are restaurants (New York e.g.) where patrons need to be checked.  Meanwhile, FDA approval is imminent and could become a watershed event Immigration and travel passport kiosks now have to consider vaccination status What is the evolving landscape for “Vaccine… Read More »

Transit Contactless Card Reader Payment – 4 Reasons Transit Operators Need Contactless Payments

Contactless Card Reader Payment Kiosk News From Ingenico blog written by Bruce Rasmussen | Aug 04, 2021 Back in 2019, the MTA rolled out OMNY – an innovative contactless fare payment system that allowed riders to simply “tap n go.” A rider (whether a daily traveler or a tourist) could simply use their contactless card, mobile wallet or wearable to tap… Read More »

Podcast – Self-Service Tech Trends in Retail, Banking, and Hospitality Kiosks

Self-Service Tech Trends in Retail, Banking, and Hospitality Kiosks Self-service kiosks are changing the way consumers interact with retailers, banks, and the hospitality industry. Consumers no longer have to wait in line to get a rich, engaging, and personalized experience. With new technological innovations, businesses now also have an opportunity to learn more about what their consumers want… Read More »

How To Use Self-Service to Enhance the Customer Experience

Self-Service Customer Experience Benefits New blog entry by Olea Kiosks Jun2021 Best Practices June 9, 2021 Consumer buying behaviors have evolved throughout recent years. Some of that is driven by technological advances, some by social and economic shifts, and some by consumers simply wanting more flexibility. Shortly after the pandemic started, people flocked to fast-food establishments because they… Read More »

Large Format Display Touchscreens Gain Interactive Signage Solution Market Share

Where Do Large-Format Displays Work – aka Go Big or Go Home! Writer: Richard Slawsky – Adjunct Professor, University of Louisville Contributing Members: Keyser, AcquireDigital, LG Business Solutions, Panasonic Other Contributors: Barco, Sharp NEC Display Solutions of America, Azumo, Dave Haynes/SixteenNine In Brief No longer the realm of outdoor or indoor mass display, moving into corporate, banking and retail… Read More »

Payment Kiosk Options and Grocery Omnichannel Payments

Payment Kiosks Alternative Payment Methods 2021 Payment kiosks are increasing in number and in the verticals where they are used. Many grocers and big box stores have implemented self-checkout to keep lines short, provide shoppers with greater convenience, and make the most of labor – one associate can manage multiple checkouts equipped with kiosks that accept payments rather… Read More »

Update – TurnKey Payment Solutions for any Point of Sale (BNPL, txt, QR, Facial)

Turnkey Point of Sale Payment Solutions One of the biggest trends that broke out of the pandemic was the massive uptick in alternative ways for consumers to pay. Gone are the simpler days of only letting customers pay with a credit or debit card, and only in full. Today’s shoppers are demanding the ability to pay on their… Read More »

Press Release — Restaurant Kiosks, NRA Show To Go, Ghost Kitchens, Taco Bell, PCI Card Reader

Press release today from PRNewswire Kiosk Association Apr2021 DENVER, April 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — National Restaurant Association has launched Show To Go and the Kiosk Association is a participant. The online show runs through August 2021. We have eight showcases online: QSR Self-Order, Touchless Controls, Outdoor Menu Boards, ClearConnect full suite solution, Restaurant Kiosks, gigantic digital signage (LVCC), large digital signs and touchscreens. April 21 is a… Read More »

PCI Kiosk Update – EMV Card Readers for Kiosk Card Readers

PCI Compliance Kiosks Update & EMV Card Reader – 2021 Editor Updates:  July 2021 Just what is a CAT or Cardholder Activated Terminal? See FAQ Sample specs of PAD device used in major RFP — see below Choosing a device for the operational situation is important. A slow CPU for example may work for a liquor store. If… Read More »

Court Kiosk – AI Kiosks for Government Check-In Kiosks

Court Kiosks at Government facilities and Courthouses Court Kiosk News — AI kiosk technology powers customer service check-in kiosks at government buildings ARS Connect, the technology company behind a new, state-of-the-art AI kiosk workforce platform, partnered with Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. on a self-service court kiosk solution aimed at courts, government facilities, and businesses. The court kiosk’s… Read More »