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fast-food

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A 14-carat-gold necklace made from fast food? Yup

This custom jeweler made gold necklaces out of chicken bones from Kentucky Fried Chicken. Because... Kentucky!

By July 2, 2014

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Burgers become true fast food at 87 mph

A cafe in Christchurch, New Zealand, has employed a unique tubing system inspired by "Futurama" to deliver food to patrons at super speeds.

By December 16, 2013

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Low Latency 108: Conflict of interest

The Apple Watch tracks your fitness and makes it easier than ever to pay for fast food.

By September 12, 2014

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KFC fried-chicken keyboard: It's finger-clicking good

KFC Japan offers up a bizarre Twitter contest with the lucky winner taking home a keyboard decorated with fried chicken parts.

By September 5, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,535: The future is backscatter, burgerbot, the loneliest tweets

Allow us to introduce you to backscatter, the stuff that might be able to power devices without electricity. We'll also chat about the impending death of fast food jobs and a new site celebrating the world's loneliest tweets.

By August 11, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,535: The future is backscatter, burgerbot, the loneliest tweets (podcast)

Allow us to introduce you to backscatter, the stuff that might be able to power devices without electricity. We'll also chat about the impending death of fast food jobs and a new site celebrating the world's loneliest tweets.

By August 11, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Tech's fraught transformation of San Francisco 2014

The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.

By August 20, 2014

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Semiconductor factory turned into high-tech indoor veggie farm

A defunct factory in Japan has a new life as an LED-powered indoor farm that turns out 10,000 heads of lettuce per day.

By July 10, 2014

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The 404 1,520: Where we leave the gun and take the potato salad (podcast)

Getting paid to watch Netflix, online ordering and curbside pickup coming to McDonalds, hacking Tinder with auto-matches, and a $23,000 Kickstarter campaign for potato salad.

By July 8, 2014

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Bite my pie chart: Data Cuisine expresses facts with food

We're all familiar with charts and infographics. Data Cuisine makes them more creative (and delicious) by expressing information with edibles.

By July 3, 2014