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mcdonald's happy meals

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To Kidfinity and beyond? iPad bests all brands among 6- to 12-year-olds

Research company Smarty Pants asked kids and moms about their favorite brands. Disney cracks kids' top 10, but McDonald's may need a happy meal: It only ranks 15th.

By October 6, 2014

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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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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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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

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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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Robosapiens descend on McDonald's

Happy Meal toy campaign starts today

By February 23, 2007

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Would you like a DVD rental with your Happy Meal?

McDonald's to supersize its use of kiosks that offer patrons the latest releases. Count grocery stores in, too.

By October 28, 2004

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McDonald's serves up wireless Web access

The fast-food empire sees Wi-Fi access at its restaurants as a way to sell more meals. It will hook up dozens of San Francisco outlets in the next few days.

By July 8, 2003

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Happy Meals for Compaq

Compaq Computer is installing video-game kiosks for children and teenagers in McDonald's restaurants. The McMagination kiosk will let children play the games via an in-store computer system. McMagination runs on Compaq's Deskpro computers and Compaq S710 color monitors in kiosks shaped like Ronald McDonald and Grimace. Kids will be able to play up to 12 games that will be updated every six weeks.

By January 25, 2001