The Satellite Newspaper KiOSK looks to be a very cool idea. Now if only people could see a reason to use it. But maybe all newspapers will be delivered this way one day, to an e-paper device instead of hard copy.
‘The Satellite Newspaper KiOSK is a self-contained, fully automated newspaper-vending unit…capable of receiving files, processing payments and on demand printing of newspapers. The Satellite Newspaper KiOSK continuously receives the latest editions of newspapers via multicast transmission through the Satellite Newspaper Multicast Satellite Network. It prints the latest editions of national and international newspapers, on demand! The printed newspaper is similar in content and lay out to the newspaper at home. The…KiOSK prints the original latest edition of your hometown newspaper within two minutes. Currently there are 125 KiOSKS installed worldwide…’