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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

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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 Feb. 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 Feb. 24, 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 Jan. 6, 2014

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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 Mar. 21, 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 Jan. 25, 2014

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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 Sep. 12, 2012

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Chip & PIN terminals too easy to hack, says security expert

A security company is warning that PIN terminals across the country are dangerously open to thieves wanting to steal your card details.

By Jul. 2, 2012

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Apple turns you on with the angle of its laptops

A deep analysis of how Apple stores makes products irresistible reveals that store employees position the laptops at a very precise angle every morning, so that you just have to go over and touch them.

By Jun. 17, 2012

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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 Nov. 29, 2012