Kiosk features Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes exhibit info at Detroit education center

Detroit's St. Vincent and Sara Fisher Center, an educational support organization for children and adults, will depend on kiosks for showcasing its upcoming exhibit "Windows of Opportunity," which will feature 18 stained glass windows with classic Mother Goose nursery rhyme scenes.

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Self-service technology doctors up health care, pt. I

Self-service technology, kiosks especially, may be changing the way we access health care and the privacy issues we encounter from the pharmacy desk to the doctor's diagnosis.

Can self-service fix auto repair and win the next generation?

Michael Risich of Bolt On Technology on how kiosk and self-service technologies are changing body shops and the role they can play in attracting Millennials.

Kiosks transform charitable donations and create opportunities for giving

Kiosks are creating new and easier ways to give to charitable organizations.

Five ways tablets can transform retail experience

"Tablets have been touted as "reinventing" and "revolutionizing" retail. Retailers and consumer-facing businesses have been testing the use of tablets to gain operational and marketing advantages, and they like the results. Here are some ways retailers are getting big impact out of small screens."

How Penn State museum tackled customer engagement with kiosks

Kiosk software provides accessibility to Penn State and other museums and engages the public.

Wayfinding kiosks keep up with digitally-empowered consumers

Wayfinding kiosks have become more interactive and smartphone-friendly to meet the demands of consumers.

Video walls, drive-thru kiosks hot menu items at NRA14

Digital signage video walls and touchscreen self-order drive-thru kiosks were among the technology highlights at this year's National Restaurant Association show.

What if? Could McDonald's kiosk cashier win back millennials?

Could the QSR giant win back younger customers by bringing back automated cashiers?

Kiosk transports shoppers on a Philippines adventure

Interactive digital signage kiosk takes mall shoppers rock climbing and scuba diving in the Philippines.

Pepsi launches new interactive vending kiosk for World Cup season

Interactive virtual reality kiosk gives soccer fans a kick.

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TapSnap claims success for first franchise

Kim Deimling's TapSnap franchise is continuing to expand after 18 months.

Stanford kiosk prescribes cancer clinical trials

Stanford Cancer Institute has teamed up with SeePoint Technology to come up with a solution that would increase awareness and enrollment in clinical trials.

Self-service restaurant solution is music to your ears

CBS NorthStar announced an update to its NorthStar Order Entry technology that allows restaurants to provide a jukebox feature to table ordering.

UC San Diego Health System intros self-service solutions

UC San Diego Health System is partnering with SeePoint, designer and manufacturer of interactive kiosk systems, to overhaul its check-in and vendor management system, according to a press release.

Touch sensor firm Zytronic extends North American channel, adds Priconics to partner network

Zytronic, specialist developer of dual- and multitouch PCT touch sensors, has added Priconics to its network of North American representatives, the company announced.

Baanto and TSItouch partner to provide touchscreen solution

Ontario-based Baanto Inc, provider of touch sensing solutions, is partnering with Pennsylvania-based touchscreen monitor technology provider TSItouch to offer ShadowSense, an integrated touchscreen solution.

Kiosk network to offer free health assessments

Chicago-based higi and California-based Stayhealthy, both providers of health monitoring solutions, are partnering to build a retail health kiosk network that will operate as higi, according to a higi company announcement. The companies have contracted with health provider, corporate, retail...

Australia gives self-service pizza a chance

Australia is getting a taste of its first pizza vending machine, according to cnet.com. Pizza Gio is a self-service machine that cooks 11-inch pizzas within three minutes, the article said. Sydney-based Pompei's pizza owner George Pompei started his vending journey...

TouchMate intros business solutions tablet

Touchmate, an Austin, Texas-based provider of kiosks and self-service equipment, has launched its TouchPad business tablet, according to a company announcement. The TouchPad, built on Hewlett Packard technology with an Intel 4GB processor, is designed for access to Wi-Fi and includes a 2D Imaging Bar Code Scanner and card reader.

Dental clinic kiosks provide security and self-service

San Francisco's University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry has installed patient self-service kiosks at its newest campus, according to an Advanced Kiosks announcement.  The $151 million campus was designed to serve 10,000 patients a year in 10 dental clinics.

Postal kiosks deliver flexible service in Bay Area

Swapbox, a San Francisco startup, could solve age-old time constraints for post offices in the Bay Area, according to pfsk.com. New automated postal kiosks allow customers to send and receive packages outside normal business hours. Customers can drop off packages...

Patient experience captured with Army hospital kiosks

Womack Army Medical Center at Fort Bragg in North Carolina has installed four interactive kiosks in the hospital to solicit paitent feedback, with more expected, the Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer reported.  The kiosks are an attempt by the hospital to reach out to patients and visitors about their hospital experience.

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...

Travelers fly through airport customs with self-service kiosks

Customs waits in Boston may be a little shorter since Logan International Airport has deployed 30 self-service kiosks, according to the Boston Globe.  The Massachusetts Port Authority paid $2.1 million for the kiosks in an effort to ease congestion at U.S. Customs and Border Protection areas.

Cambridge, UK, shopping mall deploys digital signage 'Virtual Assistant' kiosk

In what it being billed as "a U.K. first," The Grafton shopping center in Cambridge, U.K., has a new, "virtual" employee, an interactive Virtual Assistant from customer journey technology specialist Tensator, aimed at giving the Grafton a technological edge in...

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Touch screen displays are an intergral part of many interactive kiosks. Learn about the latest advances in touch screen kiosk technology.