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Giving Thanks for Community Kiosks

Giving Thanks for Community Kiosk Services

November 20, 2018

‘Tis the season to be grateful! Here at Advanced Kiosks, we are giving thanks for all our clients who use automated kiosks to lend a helping hand and serve their communities. Our full line...

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Kiosk buyers guide

KIOSK BUYERS GUIDE | Checklist for when you buy a kiosk

November 15, 2018

When investing in any major equipment purchase, or large purchases in general, it is important to think through the entire process and consider what is involved in the investment. Kiosk shopping is no exception....

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Perks of a self-serve Kiosk

Self-Serve Kiosk Perks That May Surprise You!

October 29, 2018

If you are considering a self-serve kiosk implementation, you know the business case, right? You’ve researched how much time and money kiosks can save you. You know impatient customers, especially Millennials, want the DIY...

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Zoo Kiosks for Surveys

Zoo Kiosks are Improving Visitor Satisfaction

October 16, 2018

There are lots of benefits to zoo kiosks when they are done well and lots of great uses for them: wayfinding, interactive exhibits, tickets sales, event promotion. The list goes on. Parks and recreation areas have found...

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Advanced Kiosks’ New Thru-the-Wall Kiosk Model Opens Doors

October 9, 2018

Thru-Wall Kiosk Ideal for Self-Storage Facilities Self-service technology leader Advanced Kiosks enters the built-in kiosk market with the unveiling of its newest self-storage kiosk. The Thru-Wall Kiosk is the first thru-the-wall kiosk design from Advanced Kiosks....

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Interactive Display Kiosk vs. Digital Signage

October 1, 2018

Two Worlds Collide: Interactive Display Kiosk Technology and Digital Signage Advanced Kiosks makes beautiful machines. Scroll through our product line of digital kiosks and you’ll see elegant lines, vivid colors and crisp images. But looks...

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Kiosks for Digital HR

Transitioning to Digital HR with Employee Self-Service Kiosks

September 19, 2018

Digital HR isn’t just a buzzword; it’s a way of life. It’s how HR departments are shedding their cumbersome manual processes, enriching employee experience, and moving from support units to company leaders. Advanced Kiosks...

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Cor Unum’s Dining Kiosk: A Decade of Meal Ministry

September 10, 2018

Since 2006, the Cor Unum Meal Center in Lawrence, MA, has been showing America how to feed the hungry. The meal ministry’s staff and volunteers don’t see their work as a burden or an...

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Zamok Kiosk Lockdown Software

Kiosk Software 101: Zamok Lockdown Kiosk Software and Much More

August 31, 2018

Why kiosk software development was essential At Advanced Kiosks we have over 15 years developing high quality interactive kiosks and kiosk software design. Through those years we have learned that no matter how good...

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Employee Self Service HR Kiosk Video

VIDEO: Employee Self Service Kiosks Increasing in Popularity

August 22, 2018

New HR Kiosk Video Explains the Many Uses for Employee Self service Employee self service (ESS) is revolutionizing human resources. This technology is freeing HR professionals from the relentless paper-pushing that once defined the...

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Wall Mounted Computer Kiosks

Wall Mounted Computer Kiosks: Big Performance, Space-Saving Designs

July 11, 2018

What does an organization do when it wants to provide a large amount of information in limited floor space? The answer is a wall mounted computer kiosk, which offers accessibility, versatility, and a stylish...

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Top Tips for Adopting Self Service

July 3, 2018

It’s pretty common for people to be reluctant to change in general and adopting self service is no exception. Some are put off by the idea at first because they don’t know how to use...

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Tribute Kiosk Software

Tribute Software for Interactive Kiosk Memorials and Recognition

June 18, 2018

Introducing the new Tribute Kiosk Software, designed to provide an elegant, flexible interactive solution to honor individuals from all groups and organizations. This new tribute software product family includes multiple themes and designs to...

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Carthage Bank Makes a Splash with Large Touchscreen Kiosk

June 1, 2018

Carthage Savings and Loan has been a trusted hometown bank of New York’s North Country since 1888. 130 years of community service certainly warrants a party, and VP of Operations Bridget Fetterly was planning...

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Questions to ask the best kiosk manufacturer

5 Questions to Ask When Purchasing an Interactive Kiosk

May 29, 2018

In business today, nobody has money to burn. So it’s always worth your time to ask the right questions, compare apples to apples, and find the best kiosk manufacturer for your project. Here at...

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City of Dupont Washington, A Kiosk Support Success Story

May 22, 2018

Customer service and kiosk support is just another way Advanced Kiosks stands out above the competition. Just ask the city of DuPont, Wash. When the city’s outdoor Enviro Kiosk went down, it wasn’t just an...

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ADA Compliance Kiosks

Advanced Kiosks’ Interface Standards and ADA Compliance

May 15, 2018

Making ADA Compliance A Priority The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed to help eliminate the widespread discrimination against people with disabilities in the United States. But ADA Compliance is about more than...

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Advanced Kiosks Moving to Concord

Growth Spurs Advanced Kiosks Move to a New Location

May 7, 2018

Hey Concord, here we come! Fueled by the rapid growth of interactive kiosk technology sales and a recent expansion of technical support services, we’re excited to announce that Advanced Kiosks headquarters is moving to...

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The Arlington National Cemetery Kiosk Project

April 23, 2018

Throughout 2016, one particular kiosk project was defined by 12 simple words. “The kiosks need to look and feel worthy of a national monument.” Since the day we were approached by Arlington National Cemetery...

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The Self Service Kiosk Delivers Efficiency

April 18, 2018

For decades we have seen the world of automation flourish. Starting with wooden boxes that would dispense a mint, to a gumball machine, to more sophisticated vending machines, and now to the self service...

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Increased Kiosk Security With 4G Internet Solutions

April 10, 2018

The recent news about data privacy breaches on social media and the cyber-attacks in Atlanta Georgia, heighten public concern for ensuring security and minimizing risk. In the development of computer kiosk software and hardware...

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Strikes and Spares kiosk ticket sales

Strikes and Spares: A Kiosk Ticket Sales Success Story

March 28, 2018

With the surging interest in using customer service kiosks for self service ticketing functions, we thought it would be a great time to shine the spotlight on one of our recent kiosk ticket sales success...

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The Kiosk Rescue Program, Get That Computer Kiosk Up and Running!

March 27, 2018

In response to customer requests to salvage defunct computer kiosks of all variations, the New Hampshire-based manufacturer is adding the Kiosk Rescue program to its line of products and services. With the dual goal of maintaining...

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Kiosk FAQ Answers & All Things Self-Service With AK Knowledge Base

March 21, 2018

Have a kiosk FAQ? You’ve come to the right place. It’s been less than a decade since the smartphone took the world by storm, but it’s almost impossible to imagine a time before you...

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7 Reasons Why Zamok Is the Best Kiosk Software Available

March 6, 2018

If you were to ask us who makes the best self-service software for kiosks,  we’d instantly think back to the words of boxing legend Muhammad Ali: “It’s hard to be humble when you’re as good...

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The Island: Multi User Kiosk Printing With Style

March 2, 2018

Today, Advanced Kiosks debuted the Island Kiosk, a self-service solution that puts a fashionable spin on the kiosk printing stations of old. Based on previous similar kiosk models, the Island’s sleek design and ability...

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Kiosk Machine Price: How To Get The Best Deal!

February 7, 2018

Kiosk Machine Price, Getting the Best Deal Comparing Kiosk Cost to Value and Performance You are looking for a kiosk and figuring out the budget you have to work with. What is the normal kiosk...

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What Will a Touch Screen Kiosk Be Like in 100 Years?

January 10, 2018

As a sci-fi nerd, I spend a lot of time imagining what commonplace items like a touch screen kiosk will be like in the future. Will they follow the trend of all things tech...

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What is a kiosk?

What Is a Kiosk? (and Why Are They so Important?)

December 28, 2017

What is a kiosk? It might seem like a simple question, but it’s one that we hear all of the time. Simply put, a kiosk is a self-service machine that empowers users to complete tasks...

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3 Ways an Automated Kiosk Is the Droid You’re Looking For

December 15, 2017

We don’t live in a far away galaxy, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t an automated kiosk solution that’ll help your business make the jump to light speed. Admittedly, our solutions aren’t quite as...

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Self Service Storage Solutions for Every Climate

Self Service Storage Solutions for Every Climate

December 12, 2017

With our corner of New Hampshire caught in our first big snowstorm of the winter, I can’t think of a better opportunity to sing the praises of our all-weather self service storage kiosk and...

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How Does Advanced Kiosks Give Back?

July 24, 2017

Advanced Kiosks is a computer kiosk hardware and software company, but first and foremost we are a team who cares about our community. The way we show our support to local non-profit organizations is...

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Computer Kiosk Software Development – Best Practice

July 12, 2017

Advanced Kiosks’ Software Development Process Advanced Kiosks is a self service computer kiosk company that develops both hardware and software solutions. Zamok is our kiosk management software designed to ensure a secure and user-friendly...

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Our 5 Most Popular Kiosk Resources | Advanced Kiosks

May 17, 2017

Hello all! I hope all has been well for you so far. Our year has been crazy filled with content creation and research to provide you, our readers, with quality resources that can guide...

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How to Successfully Implement an Information Kiosk

May 16, 2017

What do you need in an information kiosk? Information kiosks are becoming an increasingly important tool that captures “400% more views than static displays” (Intel Corp). This means that the old open face letter...

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Kiosk News of The Month! | Advanced Kiosks

May 3, 2017

Everyday, technology is improving. It is becoming more efficient, accessible, and prevalent in our society. Self-service technology is no exception to this time of fast moving innovation. To keep up with the constant updates...

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Q1 2017 Quarterly Newsletter | Advanced Kiosks

March 25, 2017

Hello there! We’re coming towards the end of the first quarter of 2017 and spring has sprung! (We’re being optimistic). We spent a good chunk of this winter calling our customers to check-in on...

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FAQ EGUIDE

Kiosk FAQ Eguide | Advanced Kiosks

March 22, 2017

Kiosk FAQ Eguide You answer one question, and it opens the door to three more.  However, do not let that get you down. If you are asking questions you are on the right track....

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ROI CALCULATOR

Kiosk ROI Calculator | Advanced Kiosks

Kiosk ROI Calculator and Savings Estimator Want to see how much a kiosk or self-service solution can save you from inefficient check-in or processing tasks? This kiosk ROI calculator and savings assessment tool is...

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Kiosk Project Evaluation Tool

Kiosk Project Evaluation Tool – Making Sure that You Succeed Your time is TOO VALUABLE. Seriously, when it comes to knowing if you are making good decisions about your kiosk project or some other type of...

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Self-Service Technology BUYER’S GUIDE

February 27, 2017

Shopping for a kiosk? PLAN LIKE A PRO   When shopping for a kiosk to accommodate your self service needs, there are important factors to consider. Kiosks, mobile apps, computer software, web services, these...

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WHITE PAPER: SELF-SERVICE KIOSKS AND BUSINESS

February 15, 2017

Self-Service Kiosks & Business In today’s modern world, innovative technology is a controlling factor for the success of a business. As technology continues to grow and stay updated, so should businesses. Many industries are starting...

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Self-Service Technology: Strangest Vending Machines

January 12, 2017

When people ask the question, “what is a self-service kiosk?” I often think to use the vending machine or ATM as an example.

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A Holiday Gift from Advanced Kiosks, to You

December 23, 2016

Happy Holidays from Advanced Kiosks!

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Made in The USA: What Makes an American Kiosk?

December 7, 2016

American Kiosk In order to be qualified as a “Made in USA” product, the product must comply with the following:

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Renting a Kiosk: How to Make the Right Choice

November 22, 2016

  Renting a Kiosk A quick infographic guide for those of you wondering about renting a kiosk.

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Kiosk Design: Design Your Kiosk to Fit Your Needs

Kiosk design. There’s a lot that goes into it.

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Advanced Kiosks Pricing: How do you Price a Kiosk?

November 15, 2016

Advanced Kiosks Pricing… Why can’t I find the price right away? Kiosks are priced based on convenience, efficiency, customization, software add-ons, design add-ons, etc. The price to design a quality product that works best...

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Kiosk Machines are Great for Many Different Applications

Why kiosk machines are awesome! Kiosk machines are increasing in popularity around the world more than ever before. They serve as directories, information guides, check-in services, lobby attendants, and to place your order at...

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Free Kiosk Software: What You Should Look For

November 7, 2016

The importance of free kiosk software This is a critical piece when planning for any self service kiosk project. An interactive kiosk is just a metal box without the kiosk software, ultimately, its the...

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Calendar software

Calendar Software: efficient, easy to use, affordable

What is Calendar Software? Click through our short mini-prezi! 

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A Brief History of Self Service Kiosks | Advanced Kiosks

Self service kiosks and self service in general was started to improve time & cost efficiency Here is a brief slideshow outlining the birth of self service with the vending machine in the 1800’s...

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Check-in Kiosks: How They Can Actually Save Your Life

November 2, 2016

  Check-in Kiosks are devices that make checking into any building much easier.

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Kiosk Manufacturers: Which one is right for you?

What to look for in a kiosk manufacturer

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What is an Interactive Building Directory?

October 28, 2016

An IBD Kiosk is used as a replacement for the boring old building directory.

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What is a Kiosk? | Advanced Kiosks

October 26, 2016

For anyone wondering, ‘What  is a kiosk?’ ki.osk /’ke, ask/ noun a small open-fronted hut or cubicle from which newspapers, refreshments, tickets, etc., are sold. synonyms: booth, stand, stall, concession, counter, newsstand; information booth a small...

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The True Cost of Your Warranty | Advanced Kiosks

August 16, 2016

  At Advanced Kiosks we build our interactive kiosks to a high quality standard, and not in order to meet a particular price point. As a general rule, we refuse to cut corners in...

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Advanced Kiosks Newsletter 2016 second quarter

Quarterly Newsletter: Second Quarter | Advanced Kiosks

July 25, 2016

Hello everyone! Well, we have now crossed the halfway mark of 2016 into the heart of the summer and it’s been a hot one up in our little corner of New England. If you...

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Interactive Outdoor Kiosk Purposes

July 7, 2016

  Interactive outdoor kiosks are seen all over the place when we take a moment to think about it – from the ATMs we see driving down the road to the machines we use as we...

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Event Calendar Software Uniting Communities

May 26, 2016

In any city, campus, or organization, there are events constantly happening.  Without checking each and every separate schedule daily, there is no way for people in the community to know what events are happening,...

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2D Barcode Scanner Solution for Driver’s Licenses

April 26, 2016

Adding a 2D Barcode Scanner Saves Your Customers’ Time   Previously we had offered a driver’s license scanning solution through the use of photo capture. The way this worked is that the technology would take a...

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Quarterly Newsletter: First Quarter 2016

April 19, 2016

The sunshine is upon us in the beautiful Lakes Region of New Hampshire and it finally feels like spring is here to stay. As usual, the Advanced Kiosks Team has been hard at work engineering, designing,...

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19 Innovation Quotes to Inspire You | Advanced Kiosks

April 4, 2016

Innovation is something that you often hear companies, governments, and various other organizations talking about and it’s something that Advanced Kiosks works on every day. Innovation drives our business in everything we do from engineering to...

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GreenTimer Kiosk Software

Kiosk Software 101: GreenTimer and the UoP | Advanced Kiosks

March 31, 2016

With every kiosk we ship we supply a full suite of kiosk software to manage the self service technology. One kiosk software product that we have had for years, but that gets little fanfare, is GreenTimer.  To...

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Peripheral Hardware and Interactive Kiosk Options

March 28, 2016

Peripheral Hardware and Interactive Kiosk Options: It’s not what CAN a kiosk do, it what do you WANT the kiosk to do.   When looking to purchase an interactive kiosk it’s much like making...

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Keyboards Around The World! (At least some of them…)

February 29, 2016

How familiar are you with a computer keyboard? A lot of people are either taught how to type or have learned over time. Most people can use a keyboard now without looking, but what...

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Qline Queue Software Demo Video | Advanced Kiosks

February 18, 2016

Einstein said it best, “Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.”

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Kiosk Software: Free Software Manufacturers Should Include

February 8, 2016

When considering an interactive kiosk project there are two main areas that you must put the most thought into.

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What a Building Directory Should Do

February 1, 2016

You walk into a building for the appointment you’re already running late for

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What Kiosk Manufacturers Want You to Know | Advanced Kiosks

January 19, 2016

What Kiosk Manufacturers Want You to Know About Self-Service Technology The Opportunities for Your Business are Endless

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Quarterly Newsletter: Fourth Quarter 2015

Happy New Year from the entire Advanced Kiosks team and welcome to the most recent release of our Quarterly Newsletter! We have some thrilling news to share with you today, including a brand spanking new interactive kiosk...

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Interview: David Andrews PART 2 | Advanced Kiosks

January 13, 2016

Thank you for waiting for the second part of Advanced Kiosks’ interview with David Andrews, author of, “Why Does the Other Line Always Move Faster?”

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Interview: David Andrews PART 1 | Advanced Kiosks

January 6, 2016

The psychology of waiting is something that we don’t tend to give much thought to, but we spend countless hours of our lives doing.

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Interactive Kiosk Ideas: 5 Ways to Use Your Interactive Kiosk

Interactive Kiosk Ideas: 5 Ways to Use Your Kiosk

December 28, 2015

5 actual discussions I’ve had in the past week with people who want to use an interactive kiosk

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Newest Advancements in Touch Screen Technology

Types of Touch Screens and Technology Options

November 13, 2015

Different types of touch screens and options for interactive technology Touch screen technology has come a long way and now the industry offers a variety of types of touch screens to choose from.  The...

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Quarterly Newsletter: Third Quarter 2015

October 19, 2015

Greetings from the entire Advanced Kiosks team as we welcome you to our most recent release of our Quarterly Newsletter! We have some interesting material to cover today including a feature highlight video, some...

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VOIP Solution Highlight Video from Advanced Kiosks

October 16, 2015

Interactive kiosks have a tremendous amount of functionalities and options, such as VOIP, which we are highlighting today. Here we review Voice Over IP in our Solution Highlight video.

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The Evolution of Self-Service Technology

September 25, 2015

The Increasing Demand for Self-service Technology As populations grow, the demand for consumer controlled experiences is quickly becoming a major priority. This infographic shows the evolution of self-service technology and how it has increased...

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Tablet for a kiosk? Here are some things to remember.

September 7, 2015

Tablets are cool devices, but not for all self service scenarios Tablet vs Kiosk – Here are Some Pros and Cons to Consider  Here is an info-graphic that helps in identifying some of the...

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WELCOME TO AKx!

September 5, 2015

A Greeting & Introduction From the Advanced Kiosks President, Howard Horn Greetings and welcome to our new blog, AKx! It has been over 15 years since we began our journey in the self-service industry,...

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Quarterly Newsletter: First Quarter 2015

January 5, 2015

What’s New at Advanced Kiosks? A sleek pedestal kiosk model, queuing software and an innovative partnership! At Advanced Kiosks, our mission statement is at the heart of everything we do. “To make self-service kiosk...

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Quarterly Newsletter: Third Quarter 2014

November 19, 2014

What’s New at Advanced Kiosks? We have released a lot of new products in the past few months and we’re excited to share with you some of our new kiosk solutions. Check out our...

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Advanced Kiosks Maximizes Customer Satisfaction While Minimizing Footprint

November 5, 2014

New Space Saving Kiosk with Countertop Multi-Touch Interface Is Versatile & Affordable Advanced Kiosks, one of the world’s largest producers and innovators of self-service kiosks, is proud to announce the latest addition to its...

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Advanced Kiosks Puts A New Spin On An Old Favorite

October 13, 2014

Updated iKiosk Interactive Kiosk Features Elegant Design The eye-catching iKiosk is a favorite of retailers all over the country, and this fall, it has a new look for the new season. The bold makeover...

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