Kiosk Terminals

A kiosk is a small physical structure (often including a computer and a display screen) that displays information and merchandise for people walking by. A number of companies specialize in creating multimedia kiosks & come pre-packaged with software,designed to handle specific tasks. Kiosks are usually designed for "self-service," meaning customers may use the device without outside instruction.

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Tobacco vending machines feature durable touch capability

Tobacco vending machines feature durable touch capability

Diversified technology company 3M has announced that its slim, compact and highly durable touch screen displays are being incorporated in tobacco vending machines installed in hotels, bars and restaurants worldwide.

Beyond Digital Systems get Redcoat approval

Beyond Digital Systems get Redcoat approval

The UK's most famous holiday company, Butlins, has invested in the latest digital technology offered by specialist technology provider Beyond Digital Systems, reporting a 22 per cent increase in sales since the installation.

Interactive Health Kiosks spread across America due to Companies Collaboration

The Alliance for Digital Equality (ADE) and SoloHealth have announced a partnership to install interactive health kiosks in markets already established Digital Empowerment Councils.

Protouch NewsMatalan's new store opts for multi-channel selling with Protouch kiosks

Protouch NewsMatalan's new store opts for multi-channel selling with Protouch kiosks

Matalan, the leading clothing and homeware retailer, is piloting multi-channel retailing in-store with the introduction of self service EPoS kiosks, provided by Protouch.

United Airlines face lawsuit over inaccessible kiosks

United Airlines face lawsuit over inaccessible kiosks

The United State's largest organization for blind people has filed a class-action lawsuit in the Northern District of California against United Airlines.

AirWatch certifies LXE's Marathon field computer

AirWatch certifies LXE's Marathon field computer

LXE, a division of EMS Technologies, Inc., has announced that its Marathon field computer will feature AirWatch Mobile Device Management (MDM) software.

Full compatibility confirmed for BrightSign solid-state digital players and Philips-branded public signage displays with Smart Insert

Full compatibility confirmed for BrightSign solid-state digital players and Philips-branded public signage displays with Smart Insert

BrightSign, one of the fastest growing players in the digital signage industry, has partnered with MMD, the exclusive marketer and reseller for Philips-branded LCD monitors and public signage solutions worldwide.

Zebra Technologies responds to mobile workforce industry demands with the introduction of the RW 420 print station

Zebra Technologies responds to mobile workforce industry demands with the introduction of the RW 420 print station

Zebra Technologies Corporation has announced the new RW 420 Print Station (model RW4-PS), a printer and hand-held in one unit.

Digital Media Projects Signed Up By Premier League Football Club

Digital Media Projects Signed Up By Premier League Football Club

A Yorkshire company has been signed up by a Premier League football club to help it revolutionise the way it communicates to its fans and employees.

Kiosk Europe Expo 2010: new workshop programme focusing on Mobile Interactivity

Kiosk Europe Expo 2010: new workshop programme focusing on Mobile Interactivity

Kiosk Europe Expo 2010 has announced a new Workshop programme for this years event, focusing on the emerging and exciting trend of mobile interactivity to augment self-service and digital signage solutions in a wide variety of vertical markets.

Kiosk Technology

Advances in technology have allowed many kiosks to forego the traditional mouse- and-keyboard layout in favour of touch-screens. Kiosks have become familiar sights in shopping centres, selling everything from inexpensive gift items to pricey jewelry and artwork. They make retail space affordable for the small-business owner. Kiosks have contributed to one of the hottest trends in retailing-temporary tenants. Some of these are seasonal businesses that only need to be open for a limited time. Kiosks can offer a low cost solution for start up retailers to test products in a retail setting before making the larger investment in a traditional store.

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