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Gol! McDonald's World Cup app turns boxes of fries into field of dreams

McDonald's new Gol! app uses augmented reality to transform boxes of fries into a pixelated pitch so you can pretend you're playing in the World Cup.

By May 21, 2014

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McDonald's tests PayPal payments in mobile app trial

In France, of all places, the fast-food chain is testing out PayPal as a payment method, via smartphone and tablet app.

By August 20, 2012

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The 404 Podcast 488: Where we now offer free Wi-Fi--with the purchase of a Happy Meal

This may be the last week of live 404 episodes, and it's also been the most hectic. With Wilson missing his second day in a row and Caroline McCarthy being bed-ridden with a holiday cold, Mark Licea and Bonnie Cha help me hold down the fort.

By December 16, 2009

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McDonald's hires 7,000 touch-screen cashiers

Would you like some microchips with that burger? McDonald's Europe strikes another blow against human interaction by installing 7,000 touch-screen computers to take your order and money.

By May 17, 2011

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Robosapiens descend on McDonald's

Happy Meal toy campaign starts today

By February 23, 2007

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Ep. 488: Where we now offer free Wi-Fi--with the purchase of a Happy Meal

This may be the last week of live 404 episodes, and it's also been the most hectic. With Wilson missing his second day in a row and Caroline McCarthy being bedridden by a holiday cold, Mark Licea and Bonnie Cha help me hold down the fort.

By December 16, 2009

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Zune 3.0 to debut with 'extra value meal'

Software maker is set to release the latest version of its software on Tuesday and is announcing a pact for free Wi-Fi at McDonald's.

By September 16, 2008

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SanDisk Sansa Shaker: MP3 player or Happy Meal toy?

The latest MP3 player from SanDisk, oh-so appropriately dubbed the Shaker, looks a lot like a salt shaker and integrates a shaking shuffle feature.

By April 16, 2007

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New app blocks texting, talking while driving

Relying on drivers to exert self control each time they get behind the wheel is about as effective as McDonald's letting consumers order salad instead of fries with their value meals, which is to say not terribly.

By January 20, 2011