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Internet Kiosk – New York Internet kiosk browsers shut down due to porn and Netflix – 2016

Internet Kiosk Offers Video Chat, Email for Jail Detainees

Kiosk Industry is the news engine for the Kiosk Manufacturer Association or KMA which is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better self-service for customers and employees through kiosks and information technology (IT). Kiosk Industry Association leads efforts to optimize self-service engagements and engagement outcomes using information technology such as kiosks.

The Kiosk Industry Group acts as the professional news and marketing website for the kiosk and self-service industry. We are funded by those companies for the benefit of developers, resources and client companies interested in self-service, kiosks, thin or internet terminals and POS systems. News about the industry and by the industry that is relevant to companies looking to utilize self-service, and companies which assist in doing just that (hardware, software and application).

3D Systems: Looking Beyond The Short-Term Pain

3D Systems – making huge strides in the healthcare business. In fact, revenue from healthcare was up 46% in the previous quarter, driven by an expansion of the user base and product adoption.  This acquisition has added virtual surgical planning, guiding, and 3D printing of medical devices to 3D Systems’ portfolio. Source: seekingalpha.com Drug testing is what empties the pockets… Read More »

PCSO welcomes kiosk system –

EATON — A dual-kiosk vending machine has been booked into the Preble County Jail this summer for inmates to use to request and receive com… Source: www.registerherald.com Inmates are able to access the kiosk, to order items from the commissary, twice a day, according to Renner. A touch screen placed on a cart, is wheeled into cells for… Read More »

Outerwall Is Too Cheap, Could Go Up 48%

Outerwall (NASDAQ:OUTR) is a stock I’ve seen pop up recently on our screens. It is especially intriguing because, despite a very cheap valuation, Outerwall has a 5-year compound annual revenue growth rate of 17.7%. Growth-at- Source: seekingalpha.com ecoATM is an interesting concept, and certainly there is plenty of room to expand from the current 900 kiosk install base.… Read More »

Gaming ‹ Joingo

Mobile device as your self-service terminal Source: www.joingo.com All the information patrons want, plus special perks, right on their mobile device. Allow guests to review their bill, give them access to loyalty account info, even send personalized messages & offers based on Loyalty status Preferences or patterns Location

Self-Storage Trends for Self-Service

Nice blog by Jay McDonald on self-service in self-storage which highlights new whitepaper in the industry. OT2014WhitePaper Key findings from the white paper Source: selfserviceindustry.com Includes a very nice whitepaper with metrics for ROI

Fitness kiosk a solution to age-old problem

Schriever aerobics class enthusiasts may feel like they are on the holodeck of the Starship Enterprise during the next few weeks. Source: www.schriever.af.mil “Users will walk up to a small kiosk that’s mounted on the wall near the entrance to the aerobics room,” said Seth Cannello, Schriever sports and fitness director. “Once they decide on the class they… Read More »

Zmartframe brings touch capabilities to old monitors

The Zmartframe is a touch-enabled frame that attaches to a monitor to bring touchscreen capabilities to a Windows PC or transform it into a standalone Andro… Source: www.gizmag.com This is inventive.  Take a regular LCD and convert it to touchscreen fairly easy.  Oh, and if it has HDMI port then there is also built in Android client in… Read More »

kiosk software basics

kiosk software basics – security aspects “hardening” kiosk software to ensure kiosk runs smoothly & customer’s info is safe from malicious users Source: kioskindustry.org Kernel mode keyboard drivers for Windows and more.

FAQ – Power Management Under Linux or Android

In an unattended operating mode things like power outages can occur. Your terminals need to “resume” their last power state and often this done via the PC BIOS. With Linux and Android it isn’t quite so simple. Question:  How do I control the wake and resume and overall power parameters with Linux and/or Android? One Answer: On these… Read More »

Kiosk Software Included with Advanced Kiosks

See on Scoop.it – Kiosk & Kiosks Advanced Kiosks provides both the hardware and software to create your customized interactive kiosk. We have designed a free kiosk software package included with every information kiosk for… See on www.youtube.com

The self-service kiosk industry grows up

See on Scoop.it – Kiosk & Kiosks The kiosk industry has matured and increasingly is focusing on specific niches rather than a one-size-fits-all approach, industry insiders say. Craig Allen Keefner‘s insight: Optimism on where the self-service kiosk industry is these days. Commentators include Ron Bowers of Frank Mayer talking about 4200 SoloHealth units and Frank Olea of Olea… Read More »

Sacramento start-up company uses selfies to market businesses

See on Scoop.it – Kiosk & Kiosks You might call it marketing with selfies. A Sacramento startup is cashing in with photo kiosks that help businesses boost their social marketing skills. Craig Allen Keefner‘s insight: Over 400 machines now in 7 countries. Alex Lowe company iSnap and video interview See on www.news10.net

Hispasat, NEC install digital kiosks in Colombia

See on Scoop.it – Kiosk & Kiosks Spanish satellite operator Hispasat and Japanese company NEC announced the operation of the first digital kiosks in rural areas of Colombia, reports El Espectador. The two partners won a tender called by the Colombian government in December last year for the installation of a total 648 kiosks. Craig Allen Keefner‘s insight:… Read More »

iSnap Secures Series A Financing to Accelerate Growth

See on Scoop.it – Kiosk & Kiosks iSnap, the market leader in networked photo stations, today announced it has raised approximately $1 million in a Series A round of financing. The funding round was led by a group… Craig Allen Keefner‘s insight: Social photo station startup gets $1M angel funding. Alex Lowe now CTO. Bob Whitson is CEO.… Read More »

Biometric APC kiosks installed at YVR and Chicago O’Hare

The new version of the Border Xpress Automated Passport Control kiosk makes use of fingerprint technology and can be used by travellers from 38 countries. Craig Allen Keefner‘s insight: According to Vancouver Airport Authority, the updated kiosk reduces the CBP inspection process by 89%, and lowers overall waiting times at the customs checkpoint by 50% See on www.futuretravelexperience.com

Bike sharing program announces kiosk sites

By July, University students will have access to public bikes in an effort to add cycling to daily commutes. Craig Allen Keefner‘s insight: ArborBike, in partnership with the Ann Arbor City Council, the Ann Arbor-based nonprofit Clean Energy Coalition and the University are in the final stages of initiating the citywide bike share program. See on www.michigandaily.com

ROI Explained: Just Call Me Chief Revenue Officer

This is the first of a series of inside looks at those magic three words — Return on Investment. Whether you are buying or selling, hiring or firing, those are the words that you are ultimately Craig Keefner‘s insight: ROI Explained: Just Call Me Chief Revenue Officer See on www.linkedin.com

Small business: Signing up for growth

If Sam Rogers isn’t having a good day, he looks for a sign — one of the many digital signs, building directories and interactive kiosks his company, AlivePromo, has installed in recent years in downtown Minneapolis See on www.startribune.com

Using our New Checkout Kiosks

The library will be closed May 1-5 and will reopen May 6 with an awesome, new way to check out. What does that mean for you? Shorter, or even eliminated, wai… Craig Keefner‘s insight: Video of checkout via Bibliotheca Library kiosks. Kiosk design by Bibiliotheca and manufactured by KIS (used to be anyway…) See on www.youtube.com

Atlanta & O’Hare intro Automated Passport biometric kiosks

Acuity Market provides new numbers to complement the new deployment news. Thanks Maxine! Craig Keefner‘s insight: Earlier this month, Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson and Chicago O’Hare — two of the world’s busiest airports — announced the introduction of biometric Automated Passport Control (APC) kiosks. According to Maxine Most, Principal at Acuity Market Intelligence, “APC kiosks offer a cost effective and… Read More »