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How To – Microsoft Internet Kiosk Mode Windows 10 Troubleshooting Common Problems

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).

The future of health insurance retail stores

“This shift toward a consumer-centric model is going… to increase demand in brick-and-mortar retail stores,” said one expert.  Source: www.healthcaredive.com What’s the return on investment? Eggers says that retail stores are helping insurers serve three main priorities: They serve as a sales channel for the growing numbers of individual purchasers. They serve as a service location. “This is… Read More »

New Postage Kiosk Available at Mail Services!

Mail Services is excited to introduce the mail&goTM Postal Kiosk from Pitney Bowes. This self-serviced automated system is a one-stop location that allows customers to weigh packages, purchase stamps, and send mail. Source: www.montclair.edu Some of its features include: Information Entry and Payment Area – This contains the touch screen terminal and card reader used to pay for transactions. (Please note:… Read More »

Patient Kiosk HIMSS — Chicago for HIMSS

Come see CTS in Chicago at HIMSS demonstrate entire line of patient check-in kiosk services as well as new antimicrobial and antibacterial finishes. Read about new features to be shown in Chicago.  We’ll have booth in North Hall as well as South Hall.  CTS is a Platinum Sponsor for HIMSS. Schedule a demo thru our form.

SoloHealth Cleveland Clinic Wellness Collaboration, Changes Name

SoloHealth Announces Cleveland Clinic Wellness Collaboration, Changes Company Name to Pursuant HealthSoloHealth introduces new employer health and wellness platform; achieves engagement rates as high as 91% for employees and 70% for spousesPR NewswireATLANTA, March 26, 2015 ATLANTA, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — SoloHealth®, a health and wellness company, announced today a new collaboration with Cleveland Clinic Wellness Enterprise, a subsidiary… Read More »

kiosk patents – Amazon patents to pick-up and check-out

Amazon has filed several patents recently that show that the e-commerce giant continues to be interested in the world of physical retail. Over the past few months, the company has experimented with a number of different… Read More Source: www.geekwire.com The first patent, outlining a kiosk management system, was filed by Neil Ackerman, who conducts product management and strategic invention at Amazon,according to LinkedIn.… Read More »

Cloud Confusion: Separating True Cloud from Hype

In the world of information technology, “cloud” has become jargon that is reminiscent of the word “plastics” in the iconic 1967 film, The Graduate. The “cloud” will solve all our problems, faster, cheaper, and more reliably. In reality, cloud is a heterogeneous concept and although it has promise we need to be careful not to oversell its capabilities.… Read More »

Walmart: EMV Signatures Are Worthless

Walmart’s top payments executive told a conference last week that letting banks issue EMV credit cards without PINs makes a mockery of EMV security, CNN Money Source: www.pymnts.com But card brands Visa and MasterCard, which are allowing banks to issue PIN-free credit cards, argue that the security improvements aren’t worth the high cost of retrofitting credit card-processing systems. … Read More »

US retailers fear they’ll miss EMV deadline

A US trade group is asking the payment-card industry to delay the October EMV transition plan that will leave the retail food stores and pharmacies it represents liable for fraudulent transactions if they are unable to meet the deadline. Source: www.paymenteye.com FMI sent letter to VISA/MC asking for 2016. Retail food stores and pharmacies will not be able… Read More »

West Marine Launches Digital Signage by DT Research

The world’s largest specialty retailer of boating supplies and accessories creates digital signage and information kiosk system with signage appliances and content management software from DT Research. Source: www.digitalsignagetoday.com West Marine chose the SA3000 digital signage appliance from DT Research, combined with 24″ touchscreen displays to create the West Advisor, in-store kiosks with product details and video-based buyer’s… Read More »

Uber’s Breathalyzer Kiosk

A marketing stunt by Uber’s Toronto-based team appears to be going down well with the folk there, but hey, it involves free rides, so what’s not to like? The company’s marketing team clearly enjoys coming up with novel ideas to grab the headlines – in 2013 it teamed up with Home Depot to deliver Christmas trees direct to… Read More »

Chrome Live – Chrome Kiosk Mode

Chrome browser. Chromebooks. Chromeboxes. Chrome has evolved to offer secure, customizable, and easily manageable devices and apps for today’s business. Join us online to learn how web-based solutions can help maximize your company’s productivity. Source: atmosphere.withgoogle.com

Thin Client – 3 ways Chromeboxes used for digital signage

Chromeboxes help businesses and schools update employees and students with timely information and create a sense of community. To learn more about using Chromebox for digital signage and how it can help your business or school work smarter, join Chrome Live on April 22.  Source: googleforwork.blogspot.com Schools and universities across the country use digital signage to share announcements, news and… Read More »