Buzztime Entertainment Tablets Now Integrate EMV Chip Card Functionality Ensuring Secure Transactions Right at the Table

Carlsbad, CA – January 2017 – NTN Buzztime, Inc. has just made accepting EMV chip cards in bars and restaurants significantly easier. For the first time ever, bars and restaurants with Buzztime’s latest interactive entertainment and menu tabletop tablet devices can now process EMV chip card payments right at the table. This new solution from…
EMV with Buzztime Tablets

12 Days of Gaming: Oh, What Fun!

Here at Buzztime, we’re always looking for the “win-win” factor. Our goal is to launch initiatives that provide value to both Buzztime players AND your business. In December, our “12 Days of Gaming” program did just that. Here’s how… With the extra time off during the holidays, it’s no surprise that December tends to be…

The Ultimate Showdown Winners

From 10/18 to 11/22, Buzztime locations battled it out at The Ultimate Showdown Trivia Contest. Every Tuesday, players across the nation and in Canada gathered at their respective trivia spots to represent their bar. A notoriously difficult trivia game, participants had to dominate lightning rounds, themed category quizzes, and more to come out on top!…

New Buzztime Ads to Promote Your Business

Notice anything a little different when you log in to create ads for your Buzztime TV’s? We’ve just updated our ad backgrounds to give you some beautiful new options for jazzing up your in-house marketing! We’ve added backgrounds that have a sleek, modern look to make your messages even more eye-catching as they run on…

Buzztime Spotlight: Customer Service

Say hello to Rick, Buzztime’s Customer Support Manager! The Customer Support Team is on the front lines helping to assist our locations and players. We sat down with Rick to learn more about him and his experiences at Buzztime. 1) Give us a little background on how you started your career with Buzztime and how…
Buzztime's Customer Service Team

Buzztime Extends POS Integration to Digital Dining Customers

Adding to our large network of NCR clients, Buzztime’s tablets now integrate with Digital Dining’s POS technology to provide a customer-friendly tabletop ordering experience.  Buzztime’s self-service dining solution allows patrons to browse, order, and pay from their table, while offering bars and restaurants the opportunity to streamline operations and automate upselling opportunities. Buzztime tablets are…
Digital Dining

Buzztime Tablets Turn Playtime for Guests, Into Pay Time for You

The magic of Buzztime is simple. Guests have a blast playing games, and you benefit from turbocharged check averages because Buzztime players spend $5 more per gaming session.*  So, put a Buzztime Tablet in the hands of every guest! It seems obvious, but our statistics show lost opportunities for players (and venue profitability): 21% said…
Buzztime Tablets

Buzztime's Ultimate Showdown Trivia Contest is Here

The newest trivia competition is here! Every Tuesday, from 5:30-6:30pm PDT/8:30-9:30pm EDT your bar has the chance to compete against other Buzztime locations to win big in Buzztime’s Ultimate Showdown trivia contest! Starting 10/18 and running through 11/22, this competition features a two week qualifying round, after which the Top 200 locations are randomly sorted…
Ultimate Showdown

Tablets at Every Table: 3 Strategies are Improving Buzztime Engagement

Buzztime Turns Playtime for Guests, Into Pay Time for Venues The power of Buzztime is the “win-win” factor: Guests have a blast playing games while bars and restaurants benefit from turbocharged check averages as Buzztime players spend $5 more per gaming session.* Despite the promise of happier guests and healthier profits, our recent study revealed…
Grab a Tablet

Buzztime's Ultimate Showdown Trivia Contest

The newest trivia competition is here! Every Tuesday, from 5:30-6:30pm PDT/8:30-9:30pm EDT Buzztime locations have the chance to compete and win big in Buzztime’s Ultimate Showdown trivia contest! Starting 10/18 and running through 11/22, this competition features a two week qualifying round, after which the Top 200 locations are randomly sorted into a bracket: Red,…
Buzztime's Ultimate Showdown Trivia Contest