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AT&T has a MiFi to call its own, a Japanese vending machine uses facial recognition to sell you a soda, and the makers of FarmVille are set to launch CityVille.

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Links from Thursday's episode of Loaded:

  • The makers of FarmVille are set to launch CityVille

  • Apple had to battle Amazon and Google for rights to The Beatles' music

  • AT&T has a MiFi wireless router now too, catching up to the other major carriers

  • You can now edit Google Docs on a mobile device

  • Google makes peace with book publisher Hachette Livre in France with an agreement to scan and sell digital books

  • A Japanese vending machine uses facial recognition to recommend a drink based on demographics

 

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