Airport Kiosk Prints Custom Welcome Home Banners

Portable devices might have replaced paper tickets, but holding up your smartphone to welcome home a loved one just doesn't have the same emotional impact as a large banner that can now be printed on demand at Amsterdam's Schipol Airport. » 12/10/11 2:00pm 12/10/11 2:00pm

Reno Redbox Kiosk Begins Spitting Out $2 Video Game Rentals

The first of the long-rumored Redbox video games kiosks has gone live in Reno. Rentals are $2 per night for an at-the-moment limited selection of 13 Xbox 360 titles. » 8/16/09 9:15am 8/16/09 9:15am

Blockbuster Planning In-Store Downloads, Not At Home Streaming?

This is an interesting turn to the Blockbuster media streamer rumor we heard last month. The Hollywood Reporter says Blockbuster will be going for the in-store kiosk download scheme where customers can download a movie within two minutes onto portable devices (we're thinking iPods as opposed to USB hard drives). » 5/28/08 5:06pm 5/28/08 5:06pm

Dell Closing its Retail Store Kiosks

Those friendly Dell kiosks you've been seeing in the mall are all going away as Dell shutters all 140 stores in favor of going back to their online sales and bigger name retail outlets (like Best Buy). All their inventory-less stores will be closed, meaning that you will have to order online from the comfort of your… » 1/30/08 12:40pm 1/30/08 12:40pm

iPod and iPhone Media Download Kiosks Coming January 2008

Although the "upcoming" Zune music kiosk download feature seems obvious thanks to the player's Wi-Fi capabilities, being able to download music onto your iPod or iPhone on the go seems less obvious. However, 22Moo has just announced a date for their iPod- and iPhone-compatible internet kiosk station that lets you… » 8/27/07 1:45pm 8/27/07 1:45pm

Fast Food Self-Service Kiosks Coming, Silicon Lifeforms Taking Over…

The conquest of the human race by robots marches on, and now the quaint phrase "do you want fries with that?" may be within the province of those cold, silicon-based lifeforms. Fast food giants McDonald's, Subway, Jack in the Box, Burger King, Taco Bell and Carl's Jr. are toying with the idea of self-service kiosks… » 12/05/06 9:57am 12/05/06 9:57am

Japanese Wiis Are Unsurprisingly Small

The Wii Kiosks are going up all over Japan, allowing Nintendo faithfuls, a.k.a. the entire population between 2 and 80, to have a go at the Wii before launch. And by "have a go", we mean look but don't touch. » 10/27/06 3:25pm 10/27/06 3:25pm