NCR wins best kiosk award, partnership with Globe Telecom

Philippines-based telecommunications provider Globe Telecom announced it is partnering with Duluth, Ga.-based NCR Corp. to install its self-service bill-pay technology in retail locations.

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PayToo CEO: 'Facebook for the unbanked customer's financial needs'

PayToo's CEO Michel Poignant discusses the company's kiosk launch and plans for the future.

Money-transfer kiosks could send billions around the world

Kiosk Marketplace surveys the money-transfer and remittance industry's self-service and kiosk landscape.

Preview: ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit 2014

Tom Harper, president and CEO of Networld Media Group talks about what to expect from this year's ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit and why executives should consider it imperative to attend and hear what high-level presenters and panelists have to...

Financial services kiosk operators see opportunity with unbanked and underbanked

More than a quarter of U.S. households were unbanked or underbanked in 2011, which represents a key potential kiosk market.

Pot payment kiosks cropping up like weeds

Kiosk vendors could grow profits from medical marijuana industry.

Interactive displays bring tech flare to Florida credit union

In an era of online and mobile financial services, new technologies are helping bank branches adapt and thrive.

Making the case for self-service coin counters

Coin-counting kiosks should be a consideration for financial institutions looking to enhance the customer experience.

How Wincor plans to increase its share of the American market

Europe's manufacturing giant says its ready to grow its operations in the US.

Bitcoin kiosks get thumbs up in Canada

RoboCoin's latest deployment news could be a boost in legitimacy for the virtual currency. 

5 tips to grow your business with bill-payment kiosks

Convenience store operators can combat a sales dip by offering alternative financial services.

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NEWS


Canada claims Bitcoin throne

Canada can claim first place for number of Bitcoin ATMs, or BTMs, according to BTM provider CAVIRTEX, which launched six new machines in Toronto and has plans for four more in Vancouver, Niagara, Ottawa and Halifax. Canada now has more...

Barclays goes self-service, eliminates cashiers

Britain's third-largest bank, Barclays, is set to begin new self-service initiatives with the deployment of iPads for customers wishing to make transactions inside the institution. Barclays announced it would end the traditional role of cashiers by supplying customers with iPads...

Colorado kiosks school residents on bitcoin ATMs

Colorado bitcoin startup XBTeller is planning to introduce a bitcoin ATM network across the state, according to newbtc.com. Alongside the ATMs, the company will install attended kiosks to educate consumers on the basics of the digital currency. "The majority of people haven't heard of Bitcoin.

AcuCount deploys new user-friendly coin counter

Andrew Leiberman, owner of AcuCount, has introduced a new coin counter, according to Vending Times.  The AC603 uses digital scales to weigh groups of the same coins and is designed specifically for route personnel. The counter is purported to be one of the most accurate and user-friendly machines. "At one point, we had three different models.

Fresh Healthy Vending stock on the rise

After a steady drop in 2014, Fresh Healthy Vending International stock is on the upswing. February saw the end of its $7 per share mark and prices began to tumble, according to Hotstocked.com. The company's stock held ground briefly after...

Credit applicants receive retail discounts at in-store kiosks

Versatile Credit, a provider of solutions linking lenders with credit applicants, announced the integration of their credit kiosks with promotional campaigns from Mail America, according to a company statement. Mail America's multimedia promotion is designed to offer discounts to customers...

Digital kiosks lead to financial gains for India bank

State Bank of India has launched six self-service digital stores in Mantri Mall and other high-traffic areas across five cities, according to The Times of India. This comes two years after kiosks expanded rural banking in India. The kiosks, named...

Self-Service coin counter expands collection capacity

Cummins Allison, a currency, check processing and ATM technology provider, announced the addition of a dual-bin coin collection unit to its Money Machine 2 coin counter product line. The dual-bin holds 140,000 coins and is the largest unit of the four options for coin collection in Money Machine 2 kiosks.

Bank kiosks expand ATM services with face-to-face interaction

Citizens Bank of Edmond in Edmond, Okla., has become the first community branch in the nation to put a face to electronic banking with direct video links at the ATM, according to an announcement from technology provider Ordermatic. The bank...

ID TECH upgrades key pad and card reader to protect customers

Using unique tracking numbers, ID TECH has developed a new product that prevents card data compromise even in situations where the card is not present, according to a company announcement. ID TECH's latest product, the PCI 3.x SRED-certified key pad...

U.K. consumers frustrated by self-service machines, prefer humans

An overwhelming 93 percent of U.K. consumers using self-service machines in banks and retailers feel frustrated by the technology, according to research by Hyogo, Japan-based cash management company Glory Global Solutions. When asked about their reasons against using self-service technology,...

USAT adds ePort Online to ePort Connect for self-service industries

USA Technologies (USAT) has added ePort Online to its existing ePort Connect payment processing service for small-ticket, self-serve retailing industries. The Malvern, Pennsylvania-based company says it made the service available in order to meet customer demand for online payment processing....

Monetary Authority forces re-brand for Macau Bitcoin ATM

Coinnet says that the Bitcoin machines it plans to install in Macau will be marketed as two-way Bitcoin exchange kiosks, not ATMs, the Macau Business Daily reports. The name change follows a warning from the Monetary Authority of Macau, which...

Co-operative stores consider joining ban on £2 coins for self-service machines

The U.K.’s Co-operative grocery stores are considering joining U.K. supermarket chain Morrisons in banning £2 ($3.40) coins at self-service tills after discovering that people are paying with similar-sized foreign coins, reports the Daily Mail. Morrisons banned £2 coins from its...

Bangalink launches Bangladesh self-service top-up kiosks

Dhaka, Bangladesh-based Bangalink Digital Communications has launched self-service top-up kiosks where customers can top up their mobile phone accounts. Banglalink, the second largest cellular service provider in Bangladesh, is owned by Global Telecom Holding. Bangalink says that kiosks accepting cash...

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Learn about the latest self-service and kiosk technology being used by banks and other financial institutions to serve customers both at the branch and away from the branch.