Self-service kiosks, mobile check-in desks, flexible flight information display screens and “smartwall” screens are being introduced at London City Airport. Source: www.futuretravelexperience.com The investment comes as the airport reports record passenger numbers, with July 2015 proving to be the busiest month in the airport’s history, with more than 400,000 passengers passing through its doors during the month. … Continue Reading LCY invests in kiosks, mobile check-in desks and smartwalls
This list – presented in spreadsheet format – provides details for each known deployment including the number of kiosks, locations, installation date, vendors, costs, etc., as well as vendor market share information. According the January 2015 count, there are 903 operational APC kiosks located in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Dublin, Ireland and Abu Dhabi with another… Continue Reading Automated Passport Control (APC) Kiosk Deployments
Blog writeup from Olea Kiosk JUNE 26, 2015 HOW SELF-SERVICE RETAIL KIOSKS CHANGE CONSUMER BEHAVIOR (FOR THE BETTER) Self-service checkout technologies are expanding rapidly as shoppers gravitate toward the convenience, efficiency, and small lines that are provided by self-service retail kiosks. Based on a recent survey, 85% of Americanspolled stated that they have used a self-service checkout… Continue Reading Self-Service Retail Kiosk & Consumer Behavior
MAY 7, 2015 BIOMETRIC SCANNERS – THE FUTURE OF KIOSK SECURITY IS NOW! Biometric security is on a rapid growth curve, and the market for biometric scanning devices is expected to reach $13.8 billion… Source: kioskindustry.org Nice blog article on biometrics and self-service kiosks
KioWare has expanded its long standing Kiosk Management product line with KioCloud, a KioWare hosted, subscription-based kiosk management solution. KioCloud will enable those running KioWare or Kio… Source: kioskindustry.org KioWare releases KioCloud, new Cloud Services for kiosk remote monitoring and configuration.
The Planet Capital financial services company announced that Steve Wozniak will join their team as a consultant and part of their Board of Directors. Source: www.coinbuzz.com A. Lyle Elias, Planet Capital CEO, ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) co-founder and PAYe Network founder said, “With an ‘All-Star’ team focused on exploiting our patent pending IP and “Blockchain” technology, Planet’s ‘Next… Continue Reading Steve Wozniak Joins Kiosk ATM Parent Company – CoinBuzz
During his tenure as CEO since 2005, Bill Nuti had moved NCR Corporation (originally National Cash Register) from its historical competence in hardware to become a provider of hardware and software for managing transactions across a range of industries and payments methods. Nuti envisioned a world in which consumers would use NCR hardware or applications whether transacting at… Continue Reading The Transformation of NCR – Case – Harvard Business School
Newest survey on Millennials shows almost a quarter prefer self-service kiosks to interacting with cashiers. Source: www.nacsonline.com CHICAGO – A new survey released by location-based mobile platform Retale showed that 20% of Millennial shoppers don’t like interacting with cashiers at checkout. The survey examined consumer self-service checkout adoption and preferences among brick-and-mortar retailers, evaluating convenience, challenges and desired… Continue Reading The Do-It-Myself Generation | NACS Online
Preview of NRA offerings Nextep will feature such as tablet kiosks on Surface3 as well as Outdoor Drive-Thru kiosks. Good stuff! Source: nextepsystems.com Restaurant Kiosks — NRA Preview by Nextep including tablet kiosks with Surface3 and outdoor kiosks
Source: show.restaurant.org Big show for restaurant technology in Chicago this year. May 18 and 19th. http://show.restaurant.org/
Legislation introduced by Senate Judiciary Committee that seeks to protect retailers and other businesses from overly litigious patent trolls. Source: www.ada-kiosk.com The National Retail Federation today welcomed bipartisan patent reform legislation introduced by Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck E. Grassley, R-Iowa, and Ranking Member Patrick J. Leahy, D-Vt., that seeks to protect retailers and other businesses from overly litigious patent… Continue Reading Bipartisan Bill Seeks to Stop Abusive Patent Troll Litigation
Not often, I take 2 hours out to sit thru a webinar but today I caught the Google Live with the rollout of Google for Work (and also Business). Source: www.digitalscreenmedia.org How thin clients and zero clients from Google are invading the world of digital signs and kiosks.
Hewlett-Packard Co. said it would sell its Snapfish photo-sharing site toDistrict Photo, part of the computer maker’s plan to refocus operations as it splits in two. Source: www.bloomberg.com Snapfish works with retailers to help consumers store, share and print photos online. District Photo, which is based in Beltsville, Maryland, handles digital printing for business and other customers. Terms… Continue Reading Photo kiosk – Hewlett-Packard to Sell Snapfish Operation to District Photo
KioWare kiosk software – kiosk browser software that secures windows in a lockdown kiosk mode. Free trial available. Source: www.kioware.com New offering from KioWare is Remote Management Services. You can either host your own server in your network, or use KioWare cloud services. Android and Windows clients supported. Cool!
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
Press Release today from NCR announcing new cloud-based platform Kalpana NCR’s Kalpana™ software transforms the ATM channel, introducing ground-breaking security designed to eliminate malware and reduce total cost of ownership by up to 40% DULUTH, Ga., April 15, 2015 — NCR today introduced the biggest change to the way an ATM operates since the self-service banking channel was… Continue Reading ATM Machine – NCR Signals Massive Makeover to Banking with Highly Secure Cloud-Based ATM Android Software Platform
Kiosk Printer Kiosk printers present challenges and opportunities. As a point of maintenance and of failure paper prints are the most demanding. Jammed printers mean someone has to unjam (or there… Source: kioskindustry.org Updated comparison of print technology including cost for thermal versus laser printer.
Commuters and pleasure-seekers alike will soon gain a new way to travel around Pittsburgh when biking advocates and local officials in May open a new bike-sharing system called Healthy Ride. The project by Pittsburgh Bike Share, which was sponsored by Highmark and by Allegheny Health Network, not only will help relieve traffic congestion and reduce pollution, but also… Continue Reading Healthy Ride Kiosks – Bike-sharing program to begin in Pittsburgh next month
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… Continue Reading Uber’s Breathalyzer Kiosk Offers a Free Ride Home (If You’re Drunk Enough)
Morpho (Safran) and Infinisource have announced what the vendors call the market’s “most advanced biometrically-enabled time clock”. Source: findbiometrics.com The NXG is intended for the small and mid-size employer, allowing for the collection of time and attendance data. Thanks to Morpho’s MorphoSmart CBM sensors, the time clocks address the common practice of time fraud (known colloquially as ‘buddy… Continue Reading Employee Time Clock Tracking — Morpho and Infinisource Offer Advanced Time Tracking – FindBiometrics
Easy and quick services by GDRFA to the public Source: www.emirates247.com
The state’s first vehicle-registration self-service kiosk is proving quite a draw at a Westerville grocery store. Merritt Kimball of Worthington recently drove to Marc’s supermarket, 111 Huber Village Blvd., to sample the machine. Source: www.dispatch.com Kiosk users just swipe their driver’s license and credit card. The machine then provides registration stickers. A total of nine self-service kiosks are… Continue Reading DMV kiosk – BMV kiosk draws curious to Westerville supermarket
47 percent of Apple Pay users were denied by a participating merchant, study says. Source: arstechnica.com One piece to the puzzle that might keep banks paying into Apple’s platform is that customers seem to use credit cards more often on Apple Pay. According to Phoenix, 82 percent of Apple Pay users linked a credit card to their accounts,… Continue Reading Like all mobile wallets before it, Apple Pay struggles with retailers
Clear will launch its security clearance services, which verify travelers’ identities through fingerprint and iris scans, at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport. Source: www.biometricupdate.com CLEAR coming to Baltimore
Customers at a McDonald’s in Wesley Chapel can order their food at a self-service kiosk. Wesley Chapel, Florida — In the ever-changing world of fast food, McDonald’s is now trying something totally new and it’s right here in our backyard.The Wesley Chapel McDonald’s on State Road 54 is the only location in the state with the new Create… Continue Reading McDonald’s self-ordering kiosk high marks
When computer science meets business, it can produce tiny green dragons. At least, that is one of the outcomes at Piecemaker, a 3-D printing company … Source: triblive.com
TapSnap is excited to be unveiling its new Photo Marketing Kiosks at the Nightclub & Bar Convention & Trade Show in Las Vegas from March 31 to April 1. Source: www.nightclub.com
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.… Continue Reading kiosk patents – Amazon patents show new ways for shoppers to pick-up and check-out – GeekWire
The machines, produced by DraftServ Technologies and set up at 10 locations throughout the stadiums, allow fans to purchase cards in $20 and $100 increments to buy Anheuser-Busch products by the ounce. Outside the ballpark, the stored-value cards will be sold at retail stores in Greater Cincinnati and can be used throughout the season, said Don Dierig, Sportservice’s district manager.… Continue Reading Reds food vendor rolls out self-serve beer machines at ballpark