Arizona Department of Transportation wins award for kiosks

The Arizona Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Division received the 2014 Public Affairs and Consumer Education Award for its self-service kiosks, according to a company announcement. The kiosks were installed in MVD offices in 2013 to include many of the...

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Students write prescription for kiosk success

A drug-dispensing kiosk took home top honors at Coinstar Inc.'s February Whiteboard Challenge at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Coinstar, parent company of redbox DVD-rental kiosks and Coinstar coin-counting kiosks, hosted the competition last month to stir...

Inside the kiosk: It’s game on with gamer towers (slide show)

Kiosks house gaming systems while displaying digital signage.

Mobile payment firms sign with AT&T

The giant carrier signed three processors to pilot deals in a bid to expand payments via smart phone and to send banks a message.

TIO continues to expand Best Buy billpay deployment

TIO Networks is about to double the number of its billpay kiosks deployed in Best Buy stores — and that could still be just the tip of the iceberg.

Focus on Escalate Retail's new Pocket Kiosk

Escalate Retail is offering a novel approach to all-channel commerce, using shoppers' own smartphones as a "Pocket Kiosk."

Tranax focusing on the unbanked with latest self-service apps

The ATM manufacturer recently held a one-day seminar in Dallas to present ISOs with its latest kiosk offerings.

Library self-service grows quietly

Distributors say new technology saves scarce manpower for other tasks, as libraries extend reach beyond walls.

More from the floor of Self Service Expo

A look at other new tech and tools from KioskCom.

Eye kiosk stands above the crowd as KioskCom Las Vegas wraps

SoloHealth's EyeSite sticks out among the record number of exhibitors at the Self Service Expo and The Digital Signage Show.

Self Service Expo exhibitors drive show to next level

Las Vegas show draws the right kind of traffic for exhibitors and attendees.

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M:tel installs self-service top-up kiosks in Bosnia

M:tel, Bosnia’s second largest telecom company, has set up its first self-service top-up kiosks at the Boska and Mercator department store in Banja Luka. To top up their prepaid accounts, users enter their M:tel telephone number via the machine’s touchscreen and press the confirm button.

TransCard launches Ruby Gift Card kiosk

The prepaid product provider TransCard has announced the release of the Ruby Gift Card kiosk, with a $100 monthly leasing option for shopping mall operators. The Ruby kiosk allows mall patrons to purchase a gift cards to any mall merchant...

TIO provides mobile bill payment in El Paso

Bill payment company TIO Networks Corp. has announced that it's helping another local utility with a mobile bill payment app.

ProfitStars new platform processes payments from multiple sources.

ProfitStars, a division of banking technology provider Jack Henry & Associates Inc., announced a new remittance payment product called RemitCentral. Complementing ProfitStars RemitPlus Remittance/Lockbox solution, RemitCentral enables payment processing from a variety of sources, including online pay providers, kiosks and...

NCR deploys SIM card kiosks to Africa, Middle East

According to GlobalAtlanta.com, Duluth, Ga.-headquartered NCR Corp. has launched self-service kiosks in the Middle East and Africa that allow consumers to buy mobile phone SIM cards and purchase or recharge prepaid plans. "The solution was designed with the needs of the unbanked community in mind.

Redbox to increase Blu-ray discs

Redbox plans to increase the number of Blu-ray Disc titles in its kiosks, Coinstar CFO Scott Di Valerio said this week at the Wedbush 2011 Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference in New York.

Australia’s Beach Hut Media launches kiosks designed for retail settings

Beach Hut Media, a digital-media solutions provider headquartered in Sydney, Australia, launched its 2011 kiosks and components this week. The new designs include integrated digital-media platforms, mobile and integrated payment platforms and self-service check outs, said Beach Hut Media’s CEO,...

UK travelers use airport kiosks to print documents

Travelers in the United Kingdom can now print directly from Internet kiosks or any Internet-enabled device, including smartphones, tablets and laptops, thanks to several airports' deployment of PrintSpectrum public printing solutions. The kiosks, launched by PrinterOn Corporation and Spectrum Interactive,...

Redbox is No. 1

It's time for redbox to flaunt its giant No. 1 foam finger, as January marked the first time the kiosk company has been on top in DVD rentals, according to a story on Highdefdigest.com Although redbox has been making strides...

Gambling kiosks to hit Dominican Republic

The finance department and casino commission of the Dominican Republic has granted a certification that allows Alheli, S.R.L, a subsidiary of Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp, the rights to manufacture Gamebase kiosks. The company may open a manufacturing/assembly plant in...

Puff the Magic Kiosk

Biometrics kiosks will soon make it easier for medical patients to buy marijuana, according to a press release from Cannabis Medical Solutions Inc., a company specializing in merchant payment solutions and financial products for the medical marijuana and health-care industries....

Nevada proposes ‘DMV In A Box’

Nevada's director of the state's Department of Motor Vehicles plans to ask the Legislature to pass a bill to allow 80 more self-service kiosks throughout the state. It currently operates 27 kiosks, 17 of which are inside of DMV offices....

Gamblers getting fast cash at casino kiosks

Gamblers now have speedy access to cash when they use M3 Technology's Cash Access Kiosks, according to a press release from M3T, the creator of the kiosks and a provider of gaming information technology and casino management systems. The one-stop...

Portable kiosks create pop-up store

Family Life, a non-profit ministry group, recently purchased 40 portable touch-screen kiosks from SeePoint, according to a press release. The group, which coordinates more than 150 marriage and family getaway events, hopes the kiosks will streamline product purchasing.

New Delhi kiosk project stalled

The deployment of 2,000 kiosks designed to provide information on railway timings and payment of utility bills in New Delhi have hit a road block, according to the timesofindia.com. The project, launched by The Municipal Corporation of Delhi, was slated...

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