Manhattan's Bergdorf Goodman deploys mobile-charging kiosks

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Manhattan department store Bergdorf Goodman has installed cellphone-charging stations by ChargeItSpot.

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No strings attached: MobileQubes unleashes mobile power

How many times have you run out of battery power on your cellphone? Probably too many to count. How many times have you found a place to charge your phone in public when the battery was dead? You could probably count those times on one hand.

Apple unveils Apple Pay mobile wallet at iPhone launch event

Apple Pay, which is set to launch in the U.S. in October, uses a secure element in the phone to store card information. It eliminates the need for a mag stripe, instead generating a single-use, unique number for each transaction.

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.

CONNECT Summit to delve into the evolving impact of mobile

Nikki Baird, Jack Philbin among the keynote speakers for the inaugural executive event.

Mobile and kiosks: One brand's touchpoint formula

Using mobile device and kiosk features, your brand can be integrated into nearly every phase of a consumer's day.

3 ways kiosks are changing transportation

Kiosks are providing massive opportunities for mass access to transit.

Wayfinding kiosks keep up with digitally-empowered consumers

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

Is mobility a threat or an opportunity for self-service kiosks?

Mobile may threaten some kiosk functions, but could also offer new pathways to profit.

Panera 2.0 picks up self-service speed

The Panera Bread chain is embracing digital, kiosk and mobile ordering to speed in-and-out times, improve service.

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 say about the future of payments.

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NEWS


Kiss Connectivity kisses wireless networks goodbye

Keyssa Inc. introduces "coffee bean-sized" connector designed to transmit large amounts of data and video between devices in close proximity.

Kiosk and smartphone app teaches students where to find university events

Advanced Kiosks unveiled its new Web application EventsNOW, a calendar that amasses event information across university systems.

MobileQubes launches cordless mobile charging kiosk in New Orleans

The New Orleans startup MobileQubes is piloting the first network of cordless mobile charging kiosks today.

Brightbox unveils latest mobile charging kiosk

Brightbox Inc., New York City-based provider of networked mobile charging, announced the release of the Brightbox Mark3 mobile charging platform at Hilton San Francisco at Union Square, Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch and YOTEL New York City.

Hertz demos car rental kiosk at SEMA

The Hertz Corporation is scheduled to demonstrate its new web-based portal, the HIRS for Repair Shops, at the 2014 Specialty Equipment Market Association.

NV3 inks deal with Digital Conventions for cellphone-charging kiosks

NV3 Technologies signed on for a multiyear business deal with Washington, D.C.-based Digital Conventions to provide 10 cellphone-charging kiosks for trade show booths to sponsor.

Vivonet names new CEO

Vancouver, Canada-based omnichannel provider Vivonet Acquisitions Ltd. has named Alaa Pasha as the company's new president and CEO, replacing Ryan Volberg.

Apploi job kiosk shortlisted for 'startup of the year'

Apploi announced it has been shortlisted for PITCH, an event composed of 200 startups that "pitch" products to more than 150 judges in a competition to become startup of the year.

Kiosk solutions provider launches marketing module

Interactive software agency mobiManage launched its new push notification module within the company's Content Marketing Platform, which manages iBeacon and Geo-fenced messages.

Interactive marketing tech company releases corporate update

Toronto, Ontario-based iSign Media has released a sales update on its interactive mobile advertising solutions.

BYNDL launches mobile payment for vending machines

Seattle-based provider of mobile managed services BYNDL Inc. is rolling out a mobile payment and customer engagement platform for vending machines.

SYNNEX to distribute Novatel Wireless products

San Diego-based Novatel Wireless Inc. has signed a distribution agreement with IT products distributor SYNNEX Corporation's MOBILITYSolv to offer the MiFi-powered SA 2100 M2M LTE gateway.

TeamViewer software enables remote support for B2B, kiosk apps

TeamViewer has released its new Software Development Kit designed to integrate remote support functionality with mobile apps.

Zapp strikes a pose at UK vending machines

TouchGo has partnered with the mobile payments service that has partnerships with HSBC, first direct, Nationwide, Santander and Metro Bank.

Kodak Alaris deploys retail kiosk solutions

With the celebration of its first anniversary, Cologne, Germany-based Kodak Alaris is launching a range of new products.

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The explosion in mobile smart phone technology has opened a new world of opportunity for businesses to serve their customers -- and for customers to serve themselves -- through these devices. Mobile self-service is only going to get bigger!