Florida railway streamlines flow of equipment with automated gate system, kiosks

Florida East Coast Railway announced the deployment of an automated gate system to streamline the flow of equipment at its Intermodal Container Transfer Facility adjacent to Port Everglades, Florida.

FEATURES


Nashville bike-share kiosks 'performing better than expected'

The recent success of the federal grant-funded program brought the city of Nashville more attention, but little has been said about the role of kiosks in the bike sharing trend.

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.

How kiosks are transforming the airport travel experience

From entry to departure to arrival, kiosks could soon make it possible to venture through an airport without a single human interaction.

3 ways kiosks are changing transportation

Kiosks are providing massive opportunities for mass access to transit.

DSG Systems installs self-service bag-drops at Copenhagen Airport

Lørenskog, Norway-based DSG Systems is installing 31 self-service bag-drop kiosks at Copenhagen Airport.

Montreal's interactive bus shelters drive commuter engagement

The shelter displays entice users with gesture-based controls.

Moscow subway kiosk lets travelers pay with squats

An interactive kiosk dispenses free ride tokens for the Moscow Metro in exchange for exercise.

Technology meets beauty in the NYC subway

A L'Oreal retail kiosk in the Bryant Park subway station gives New Yorkers a high-tech beauty consultation.

Commentary: Self-service is soaring at international airports

The increase in airport self-service deployments could take the stress out of future airline travel.

NCR outperforms with double-digit bump

NCR posts a solid start to 2013, with first quarter revenues up 13 percent year-over-year.

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NEWS


Passport kiosks 'more than tripled' in North America

Acuity Market Intelligence announced that the deployment of Automated Board Control and Automated Passport Control kiosks has risen to more than 2,500 worldwide, a sign of a maturing market.

Ford deploys F-150 kiosks across 1,900 dealerships

Ford Motor Company has deployed interactive video kiosks in about 1,900 dealerships as part of the "Truth About Trucks" effort by Ford to inform consumers and sales people about the Ford F-150 truck.

Transport assocation to address tech issues, ticketing infrastructures

The Open Standard for Public Transport Alliance, an international provider of transit fare collection solutions, announced the launch of North American Sub-Working Group, consisting of members and experts who have an interest in North American public transport.

The Comfort Express caters to millennials with check-in kiosk

Hospitality software provider Cenium announced the implementation of its FastTrack self-service kiosk and mobile interactions at two Nordic Choice Hotel locations within The Comfort Express brand.

Indiana BMV kiosk permits license renewal 24/7

Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles Commissioner Don Snemis announced that a 24-hour registration renewal kiosk has been deployed at the Noblesville license branch.

'DMV in a Box' to accelerate wait times in Nevada

Supermarket chain Raley's in Reno and Sparks, Nevada is scheduled to unveil "DMV in a Box" kiosks.

Two Malaysian tourist destinations launch wayfinding, travel kiosks

Two Malaysia-based tourist locations, Langkawi Island and Cameron Highlands, are installing self-service kiosks for tourists to find information on events and international expos, attractions, accommodations and places of interest.

Georgia government center installs vehicle renewal kiosks

Georgia-based Cobb County installed vehicle tag renewal kiosks at the South Cobb Government Center, Government Service Center.

JetBlue lands at JFK, adds 50 international travel kiosks

JetBlue has opened the Terminal 5 International Arrivals Hall expansion at New York City-based John F. Kennedy International Airport.

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.

SITA airport trends survey: 86 percent plan investments in kiosks, self-service

Airport communications company SITA has released the results of the 2014 SITA/ACI Airport IT Trends Survey.

Acuity predicts automated passport kiosks to reach 8,000 by 2018

The "APC Kiosk Deployment List," Acuity's most recent APC deployments publication, supplies details on number of kiosks, locations, installation dates, vendors, costs and more.

Maclocks revs up Paris and Panama car shows with kiosks, digital signage

Maclocks's iPad Floor Stand and BrandMe Floor Stand showcased digital displays at the Paris Motor Show and the Panama Motor Show this October.

Nebraska tourism kiosk promotes local businesses

Kimball, Nebraska has installed the states "first and only interactive travel kiosk."

Virgin Airlines adds check-in kiosks to New York's LaGuardia Airport

Low-cost carrier announces new self-service capabilities at LaGuardia.

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Whether you're travelling by plane, train or automobile, self-service kiosks can get you on your way faster and easier. Learn more about the uses of kiosks in the transportation/travel industry.