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Restaurant uses parachutes, PayPal to deliver sandwiches

If your restaurant is on the seventh floor and your customers are down on the street, how do you get them their food quickly and efficiently? Throw it out the window of course.

By March 21, 2014

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What's on the menu? Just ask Google

Now you can tell the search engine to "show me the menu" and it will oblige your request straightaway.

By February 28, 2014

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KITT out your car with Fujitsu voice-controlled assistant

Fujitsu's prototype automotive voice command system is just like Knight Rider, with slightly more directions to restaurants and slightly less duffing up baddies.

By February 24, 2014

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It's not the bus, stupid. It's the system

The tech backlash is getting out of hand, and too many people are looking in all the wrong places for a villain to blame.

By January 25, 2014

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Science says perfect french fries lie beyond Mars

Food researchers have pinned down the ideal gravitational conditions for frying "potato sticks," and they're not found on this side of the asteroid belt.

By January 6, 2014

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A look into the mind-bending Google Glass of 2029

How far-fetched is it, really, to go from today's Google Glass to nanobots communicating between your brain and a Google cloud that is indistinguishable from a human?

By August 15, 2013

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Better know an airport with iOS and Airport Guide

Before heading home for the holidays, I would advise you to have Airport Guide at the ready for the inevitable layover that lasts longer than expected.

By November 29, 2012

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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

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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

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Yelp rolls out gift certificates for local businesses

Some people find it tacky to give coupons as a gift. To fix this, Yelp is launching a new feature that lets small-business owners offer gift cards straight from their profile pages.

By September 12, 2012