Vending machines are aiming a little higher with the newly unveiled Zazzz, a vehicle for getting marijuana edibles into the hands of hungry customers.
Skip the salt and sugar bombs and get fresh salads and snacks from the Farmer's Fridge, now available in Chicago.
At the University of Idaho, students can "print" practically anything they want thanks to this vending machine. "We want to be the Redbox of 3D printing," its creator says.
A Los Angeles gas station is home to a new kind of convenient fast food. Grab five varieties of burritos made with ingredients free from hormones or antibiotics at the "world's first burrito kiosk."
Cycling in New York can be tough enough, but breaking down there? Brooklyn-based Bikestock hopes 24-hour vending machines, plus local businesses, will add up to the right help for stranded bikers.
Call it AI coffee, or a silly gimmick, but you can download a female friend who lives in your local coffee vending machine.
What else can the busy modern human need than a vending machine that dispenses the essentials, like caviar and truffles?
Pepsi's new Like Machine gives away free samples of soda for the price of a Facebook "like."
Instead of making you pick from a selection of items, this new vending machine lets you create what you want by 3D printing custom-ordered objects.
Vending machines offer a variety of choices. Now there's a vending machine that lets you create what you want. The Dreambox is a first-of-its-kind 3D printing vending machine. As CNET's Sumi Das shows us, its creators hope to make 3D printing available to everyone.