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We had lunch at a fully automated restaurant

We visited a futuristic eatery called Eatsa that just opened in San Francisco. You don't have to deal with humans there, just screens.

By September 2, 2015


Restaurant scans faces, lets the beautiful eat free

Have your face scanned at this Zhengzhou, China, eatery. If a panel of experts deem you good-looking, your meal's on the house.

By January 13, 2015


Greenhouses could take root at Japan's eateries

The Chef's Farm, as it's called, could produce up to 60 heads of lettuce a day. If you do your math, that's about 20,000 heads a year.

By October 25, 2010


The sad revenge of Kinki restaurateur after bad online reviews

A Canadian restaurateur is found guilty of criminal libel after she is so incensed by a customer's online review of her eatery that she ekes out a huge online revenge.

By September 8, 2012


Techie NYC eatery takes orders on iPads

Soon, New York's midtown will play host to a restaurant with a 240-square-foot screen, displaying tweets and Foursquare check-ins.

By May 28, 2010


Earnest North Dakota Olive Garden review goes viral

Grand Forks food column garners snarky attention for review of popular chain eatery that calls it the most beautiful restaurant in town.

By March 9, 2012


Are you going to eat that? New app helps you eat better (video)

"The Eatery," a new app from startup Massive Health, lets users snap a picture of their food and then starts analyzing eating habits over time. SmartPlanet talks with the co-founders about the app and what they're doing to change the health care industry.

By November 1, 2011


iPad 2 used as plates in Apple-themed restaurant

A new restaurant in London serves food on iPad 2 tablets instead of plates. The Apple-themed eatery boasts Californian cuisine served on tablet dishes in an all-white environment.

By April 1, 2011