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McDonald’s Kiosk News – Delivering More Accessible With Storm

McDonald’s Kiosk News In Brief Public announcement by McDonalds they are intent on addressing accessibility AudioNav selected by McDonalds More specific details on implementation schedule, company-owned versus franchisees, new kiosk versus existing kiosks expected prior to NRF 2022 which at the KMA Booth 1606 Storm will be showing the latest in accessibility technology. Worth noting that in hospitality,… Read More »

Tablet Kiosk News – Self Service Kiosks 101 – Everything You Need To Know

Everything you need to know about self-service tablet kiosks and starting your own self-service project! Implementing a self-service solution can streamline your business operations and reduce costs while increasing customer satisfaction and return visits. This guide will go over the basics of self-service kiosks, help you decide whether your business or organization would be a good fit for… 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 »

Kiosks Offer Contactless Patient Workflows

From Patientkiosk.io Contactless Kiosk Patient Workflow News From Olea website Oct2021 The CERTIFY Care platform now integrates with Olea’s self-service healthcare kiosks for a satisfying and convenient patient experience.   CERTIFY Health provides healthcare organizations with modernized solutions to optimize patient care and experience, from onboarding to check-in and payments. This includes CERTIFY Care, an omnichannel digital platform that streamlines patient… Read More »

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 »

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 »

Thermal Printer Kiosk News – How To Avoid Chargebacks and Dispute

Thermal Printer News From StarMicronics Blog on Thermal Printer Receipts As a business owner in the modern competitive economic landscape, the bottom line means everything. In today’s blog post, explore what chargebacks are, their prevalence, and how you can use printed receipts to avoid and dispute them – saving you money and increasing your bottom line. What is… Read More »

Kiosk Accessibility – McDonalds Kiosk Article on Wall Street Journal

Screen Reader Kiosk News All company-owned restaurants to offer screen-reader on their kiosks by 2022 In Brief Mounting new keypads and headphone jacks to the touch-screen kiosks it introduced in 2015. Blind users can connect their headphones to the system and browse the digital menu using screen-reader technology and tactile arrow buttons, adding items to their basket by… Read More »

HR Kiosk Casestudy – Employee Self Service Software (ESS)

Human Resources / Employee Self Service We wanted to supply a dedicated endpoint that had an engaging attract screen, and simple button-based options for ease of operation and user-friendliness. Tom Kentish IT manager, Essendant (USA) Employees in many job settings do not have regular computer access. HR kiosks are a cost-effective and efficient way companies can connect with… Read More »

Digital Signage – 22Miles – Wayfinding & Much More

Best Digital Signage Software Solution – 22Miles Podcast on Sixteen-Nine Nov2020 Excerpt Dave Haynes — The Silicon Valley firm 22Miles tends to be thought of in digital signage circles as a company focused on wayfinding, but that’s only part of the story. It does indeed do a full set of features that help people navigate their way around malls,… Read More »

Inclusive Kiosks – McDonalds Kiosks Incorporating Vispero

McDonald’s Kiosks Add Accessibility From Mashed Sep 2021 It’s good to see accessibility options for users who are blind and/or have low vision being integrated in self-order kiosks at McDonalds. In Brief For those who are blind or those who have low vision, current kiosks are not accessible Tested on corporate stores and now moving to franchisees Headphone… Read More »

Wayfinding Kiosk News – Shoptalk to Deploy Acquire Digital’s Wayfinding Technology

Shoptalk Deploys Digital Wayfinding Technology at upcoming Groceryshop Tradeshow Contact: Acquire Digital – Troy Engelland Phone: (844) 291-3501 Email: [email protected] Las Vegas, NV, September 2021 – Acquire Digital has announced the sponsorship of a digital wayfinding and directory solution for the upcoming Groceryshop tradeshow. Acquire Digital’s industry-leading interactive wayfinding and indoor navigation platform will be used to help the attendees navigate the… Read More »

Perspective – E-Commerce’s Brick-and-Mortar Revolution

E-Commerce’s Brick-and-Mortar Revolution Katie Kochelek September 18, 2018 Original post on Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. website Let’s chat about Amazon for a minute. (Apparently, I’m hardly a pioneer when it comes to conversation topics since Amazon is one of the most widely-talked about companies, but humor me for a second). No other business comes close to being recognized… Read More »

Feature – A Kiosk Helps Pave the Path to Scouting’s Highest Honor

An interactive tablet kiosk from the Kiosk Group serves as the centerpiece of a young man’s Eagle Scout Service Project. By Richard Slawsky contributor Alex Harrison, a 16-year-old in his junior year at Fairfax High School in Fairfax, Va., has been involved with the Boy Scouts since he was in the first grade. He’s worked his way through… Read More »

Antibacterial Kiosk Touchscreen Wipes Coatings

AntiBacterial Kiosk Touch Screen Kiosk July 2021 Antimicrobial Kiosks in the news. Samsung is the latest to call out antibacterial “certification”. See LinkedIn for our writeup.  Latest miracle is Zinc Pyrithione.  Sometimes used with antimicrobial copper.  Zinc Oxide is referred to for touchscreen use.  MicroBan offers a wide variety of antimicrobials and there was a burst of companies… Read More »

New Member – General Touch Touchscreens

Touch Screen Solutions by General Touch General Touch has been a leading touch solutions provider in the global marketplace for more than 20 years. By putting the customer’s interest first, GT consistently offers exceptional customer experience and satisfaction through its wide variety of touch technologies and solutions including All-in-One touch systems. WHO WE ARE As a forerunner in… 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 »

Best Digital Signage Solution SuperSign versus MagicINFO by Samsung

LG Supersign Digital Signage Solution For QSRs Read the full article on Sixteen-Nine.Net In Brief Display signage for retail qsr is the highest capital cost (aka big potato), albeit by themselves low margin Selling those though often means selling a bunch of “small potatoes”, many with much higher profit As Haynes sums it up — Recurring SaaS CMS… Read More »

Blockchain Industry Forms Cryptocurrency Compliance Cooperative (CCC)

Spearheaded by Bitcoin ATM operators DigitalMint and Coinsource, the CCC looks to enhance cryptocurrency regulations while establishing consumer-centric frameworks for strengthened public protections and safety. From PRNewswire August 2021 CHICAGO, Aug. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Leaders across the cash-to-crypto industry, including Bitcoin ATM (BTM) operators DigitalMint and Coinsource, blockchain analysis platform Chainalysis, and others, today announce the formation of the Cryptocurrency… Read More »

Epic Welcome Kiosk That is Truly Height Adjustable

From PatientKiosk August 2021 Olea Kiosks®, Inc. Delivers Height Adjustable Austin Kiosk for Healthcare Patient Kiosk Check-In News from Olea Kiosks August 2021 Patient Kiosk Check-In Adjustable Height Olea Kiosks® Inc., today, announced the addition of its height-adjustable base for the Austin series kiosk.  This new addition is available for ordering now. With more than 2500 units in the… Read More »