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chipotle

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Chipotle stages bogus Twitter hack for promotional campaign

The fast-food restaurant comes clean after posting a bizarre string of tweets that were thought to be done by hackers. "This is far more hoax than hack," Chipotle says.

By July 24, 2013

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Is this burrito graph the silliest Kickstarter project ever?

A design student turns to Kickstarter to fund a bizarre project with the goal of graphing the deliciousness of a chicken burrito.

By February 10, 2014

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The best ad for an iOS app you may ever see

Chipotle brings all the beauty and joy of Moonbot Studios to sell an iPhone app -- and, at the same time, decry factory farming.

By September 13, 2013

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As Apple reorients its Maps, Google forges ahead

Google's purchase of Waze takes a possible competitor off the table, even as Apple improves its once-shaky Maps app.

By June 12, 2013

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First Borders, then Best Buy. Now Amazon's gunning for Safeway

After five years of tinkering with a grocery delivery service in Seattle, Amazon is reportedly set to roll it out in California and elsewhere. Here's why the business, with its razor-thin margins, appeals to the company.

By June 9, 2013

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Twisted Sister's legal threats over coffee shop's URL

A tiny coffee shop In Kansas called Twisted Sisters has been served with legal papers by lawyers for the rock band of a similar name. Oh, yes, they're claiming trademark.

By May 11, 2013

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The 404 1,218: Where we order off the secret menu (podcast)

Today we'll unwrap Chipotle's test-kitchen secret: a 1,500-calorie mutant known only to fatties as "The Quesarito," and other lesser-known regrets from greasy fast food chains. Hint: The secret ingredient is sadness.

By March 1, 2013

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How one mobile startup looks to help you avoid waiting in line

PayDragon has a different approach to mobile payment: focus on eliminating lines, as opposed to improving the payment experience.

By April 16, 2012

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Ep. 614: Where we donate our spam to charity

On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, hosts Jeff Bakalar, Wilson G. Tang, and Justin Yu examine a study that links bee decline to mobile phones, describe a disgusting story about a meaty in-flight disturbance, donate spam donations to Chipotle for charity, and run down 20 products that are cheaper now than they were 10 years ago.

By July 1, 2010

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The 404 614: Where we donate our SPAM to charity (podcast)

On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, hosts Jeff Bakalar, Wilson G. Tang, and Justin Yu examine a study that links bee decline to mobile phones, describe a disgusting story about a meaty in-flight disturbance, donate spam to Chipotle for charity, and run down 20 products that are cheaper now than they were 10 years ago.

By July 1, 2010