Eager bookworms couldn't wait to get their hands on brand new books inside the glowing lending library machine at the grand opening of the county's first library vending machine on June 3.
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Thanks Diet Coke, for reminding us all that it's always better to be thin -- even if you're a vending machine. The brand has launched an (utterly misguided) ad campaign around the "Slender Vender," a new, skinny, Diet Coke-only vending machine. "Diet Coke is famously fit and elegant," reads the commercial's copy. "But how could we show this in an unexpected way?" Evidently...
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The agreement is between Vitality Vending of Gettysburg and the Market Street Sports Group LLC, which serves as the district's exclusive marketing agent.
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The dogs-only vending machine that rewards clever (or greedy) canines
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Dreambox is a vending machine that aims to fuel the 3D-printing revolution from the bottom up. ->
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Forget about potato chips, chewing gum and oatmeal cream pies. A new vending machine outside the Central Ohio Transit Authority’s headquarters at 33 N. High St. is selling bus passes.
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Back in November, we hoped that it wouldn't be too long before 3D printing vending machines broke out of university and made their way into the public domain. That day is getting closer, with the arrival of the Dreambox. Currently being readied for its first installation ahead of a wider rollout, users will be able to choose an existing design from an online catalog or...
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For those in the know, a soda machine had been selling malt liquor instead of Pepsi products to anyone with $3 – including children -- in Washington D.C., until police found out and removed the vending machine. The news was first broke by a tweet from the Trinidad Neighborhood Association on Feb. 27, alleging that kids even had access to the Pepsi machine, which replaced...
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Vending machines are entering the world of high-tech -- witness the wi-fi vending machines in Japan. These types of vending machines can be hacked, but there was some low-tech hacking going on in Washington, D.C., as...
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The concept is simple: Like Pepsi on Facebook and get a free can of Pepsi from a space-age vending machine that doesn’t accept money - it only accepts Facebook Likes. It’s a great marketing stunt, no? Apparently it was rolled out at a Beyoncé concert in Belgium, where the “free” Pepsi machine was mobbed by Facebook users in short order. People could link their smartphones to...
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