Tablet Kiosks: Which OS is Right for Your Business?
Tablet Kiosks: Which OS is Right for Your Business?
Posted On : Wednesday, December 30, 2015 By : Will Pymm
Our last blog began a conversation about tablet kiosks. As a mature technology, tablet computers have been at market now for a number of years and are produced by many more companies than we’re able to list. The first tablets mainly came from big names such as Apple (iPad), Google (Nexus) and Microsoft (Tablet PC) and had the expensive price tags to go along with the brand names. But with the category’s maturation, tablets are now being manu ... Read More
Tablet Kiosks: A Customer-Focused Approach
Tablet Kiosks: A Customer-Focused Approach
Posted On : Monday, December 21, 2015 By : Will Pymm
Redyref may be known for digital signage and interactive kiosks (in particular our enGAGE line), but with tablets coming of age as a mature technology, we have taken great care to ensure that we are able to offer a full range of tablet kiosk options as well. Over the next few weeks, we’ll discuss some key factors to consider when designing a tablet kiosk, from choosing an OS to program deployment.There are a few questions we hear frequently fr ... Read More
The Future of Self-Service Kiosks — Pt 5
The Future of Self-Service Kiosks — Pt 5
Posted On : Friday, December 4, 2015 By : Will Pymm
Last week, we talked about the impact self-service kiosks have had on the banking industry in recent years. New technologies such as ATA (Automated Teller Assist) ATMs are helping to improve the bottom lines of financial powerhouses like Bank of America, while keeping customer satisfaction high by allowing easier and broader access to processes and services.   This week, we wrap up our series on the future of self-service kiosks by taki ... Read More
The Future of Self-Service Kiosks — Pt 4
The Future of Self-Service Kiosks — Pt 4
Posted On : Wednesday, December 2, 2015 By : Will Pymm
Our last blog continued the discussion around self-service kiosks’ impact on the medical industry. This week, we’ll focus on how digital kiosks are creating efficiencies for both banks and their customers via modern ATMs that feature Automated Teller Assist (ATA) technology. Ever run out to an ATM to get money for the babysitter, or the dog walker or the teenager down the street who mows your lawn, only to be incredibly irritated when you rem ... Read More
The Future of Self-Service Kiosks — Pt. 3
The Future of Self-Service Kiosks — Pt. 3
Posted On : Friday, November 20, 2015 By : Will Pymm
Our previous blog discussed how digital kiosks are impacting health care, and detailed the way that self-service registration kiosks in particular are helping move the medical industry forward. This week, we’ll talk about what other ways kiosks are driving change in this sector; ways which only a few years ago, would have been unlikely or even unheard of.The technology age has affected almost every industry, and the kiosk industry is no differ ... Read More
The Future of Self-Service Kiosks — Pt. 2
The Future of Self-Service Kiosks — Pt. 2
Posted On : Friday, November 13, 2015 By : Will Pymm
Last week, we began a discussion on the future of self-service kiosks.  Much has been written about the topic, and consumers’ feelings about them certainly vary, but every indication still points to the fact that digital kiosks are here to stay. This means that the question isn’t if kiosks will be relevant; instead, it’s what the next wave of applications will be, and in what capacity are they most likely to be deployed.Interestingly, ... Read More
The Future of Self-Service Kiosks
The Future of Self-Service Kiosks
Posted On : Tuesday, November 10, 2015 By : Will Pymm
Ask any ten people how they feel about self-service kiosks, and you’re likely to get a range of answers.  Some of this depends on the age of the consumer -- Millennials are far more likely to have a favorable impression of them than Boomers, for instance -- but other factors are important as well, such as the type of kiosk and the environment in which it has been installed. However, while potential users’ feelings toward self-service kio ... Read More
White Paper: Calculating the True Total Landed Cost
White Paper: Calculating the True Total Landed Cost
Posted On : Tuesday, November 3, 2015 By : Will Pymm
In terms of the supply chain, businesses need to be concerned with many different factors. Speed, efficiency, quality of services provided and costs involved are just a few of the considerations that require scrutiny when deciding how to manage and deploy the many moving parts of a typical supply chain. Of the myriad issues, it’s impossible to say which is most important; they all play significant roles in the success of a business. However, ea ... Read More
White Paper: Assessing Potential Kiosk Industry Partners
White Paper: Assessing Potential Kiosk Industry Partners
Posted On : Tuesday, November 3, 2015 By : Will Pymm
So, after months of research and analysis, you’ve looked at all the options, and decided that deploying self-service kiosks is the best way to save your company money, while still serving your customers’ needs. Excellent! Take a moment to pat yourself on the back; you’ve likely earned it. Don’t worry -- we’ll wait. All set? Great. Because now that you’ve taken that much deserved break, it’s time to get started on the real work -- fi ... Read More
EMV 102 — Advanced Studies
EMV 102 — Advanced Studies
Posted On : Monday, November 2, 2015 By : Will Pymm
In last week’s blog, we covered the basics of EMV.  This week, we’ll take a look at some of the most important factors to consider for those affected by the Great Liability Shift of 2015, with a particular focus on our speciality: kiosk systems. As we said in our EMV 101 blog, the reason banks and card issuers are now able to shift liability for fraudulent activity to merchants is because chip systems and cards are supposed offer a much ... Read More