May 2012 Archives
EmPower Somerset unveiled an information kiosk May 21 at the Somerset County Courthouse. The kiosk is an interactive resource guide that provides immediate information regarding social services available to Somerset County residents.
Small businesses make up the backbone of the American economy, but with a struggling financial scene in the U.S. many business owners are forced to cut costs. In an effort to help businesses reach their potential in troubled times, Phoenix Kiosk, a true end-to-end supplier of innovative kiosks, has created a business guide to help owners incorporate kiosks into their company.
Missouri residents can now search for pontential property windfalls when they renew their drivers' licenses or license plates.
State Treasurer Clint Zweifel unveiled Wednesday his Unclaimed Property Search Kiosk at the O'Fallon Department of Revenue License Office at 2421 Highway K. Kiosks are also in Columbia, MO and Joplin.
KIOSK Information Systems is hiring. If you are interested in Sales Account Executive position please contact Craig Keefner [craig at kiosk dot com]
Press release from TransTech on business relationship with Turnkey Kiosks. Turnkey Kiosks is headed up by Gary Strachan (ex-IBM) who is a long time participant in the kiosk unattended self-service terminal industry (UST). TransTech is the main distribution point for Evolis card dispenser printers.
Wall Street Journal WSJ article on banks overhaul of do it yourself services. Video & pictures.
John Lewis is to trial two Virtual Fashion Mirrors at its flagship London department store on Oxford Street, providing customers with a new way to try on clothes using market leading technology.
TranTech PR touting impressive growth in recent (and likely future) quarters. TransTech focuses on loyalty card dispensers which print in color or mono. High capacity industrial and also the inexpensive lower duty cycle.
FT. COLLINS, CO (BRAIN) Thursday April 12 2012 3:20 PM MT--Big Shot Bikes, a three-year-old company that allows consumers to build and order custom fixie bikes online, is now opening dealers.
Here is weeks compendium of news that we read over on KMC, DSA and SSW.
Great writeup on difference between US and Europe in context of EMV and Pin. Reminds us of our Brit friends rueing ISDN (it still does nothing).
What is the payback and the economics of bike share programs as explained in Chicago. Is it an expensive feel-good, or a win-win?
A new secure network of Internetbased videoconferencing has been installed in the Niagara County Jail's housing units, allowing attorneys, probation officers and mental health staff quick access to inmates.
Full body scan kiosk (like at airports) allows for automated shopping automated fitting. As told by Anderson Cooper.
Avaya will join its long-time partner Omantel, Oman's leading integrated telec
Stoke-on-Trent City Council's seven touchscreen machines took 104,000 payments totalling £6 million from residents in 2011/12. Concerns have been raised that merging building-based services will lead to increased reliance on automated payment machines to reduce staff levels.
New investors include PI Holdings, Moore Venture Partners and Koh Boon Hwee, who ecoATM describes as a "Singapore billionaire" (he was former chairman of Singapore Airlines and Singapore Telecom and worked at Hewlett-Packard).
PrepaYd Wireless venture. Will be at CTIA next week with entire offering. Gist is people can purchase brand new smartphones with up to 4G Speeds without the expensive contract
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