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7-Eleven unveiled a store of the future complete with scan-and-go tech, craft beer, and tacos as it prepares to fend off Amazon Go

April 10th, 2019 at 11:30 am » Comments Off

The store’s also got made-to-order smoothies. Courtesy of 7-Eleven 7-Eleven launched a lab store in Dallas on March 22. The store features plenty of new additions, like in-store baked cookies and a craft beer station. “7-Eleven stays at the forefront by pushing the boundaries and being unafraid to try new things,” Chris Tanco, 7-Eleven’s executive […]

Dockworkers battle driverless trucks plan

April 9th, 2019 at 11:38 am » Comments Off

Los Angeles – A fierce struggle over automation has erupted at the Port of Los Angeles, as local union officials representing some 12,000 dockworkers demand that one of the world’s largest shipping firms abandon a plan to introduce driverless electric cargo trucks. Shouting, whistling and jeering, more than 1,200 union members, local business owners and […]

Self-driving cars will change over 30 industries in the long run

April 9th, 2019 at 11:34 am » Comments Off

   Self-driving cars were just s sci-fi-like idea 10 years back, but today it is a reality. They have caused a commotion in the market, affecting a great number of industries with the revolutionary AV technology. It is said that with this technology driverless cars will save more than half million of lives between 2035 […]

Domino’s adds in-car ordering to its tech lineup

April 8th, 2019 at 11:57 am » Comments Off

  Dive Brief: Domino’s has partnered with Xevo, which provides in-vehicle commerce and services for automakers, to provide an AnyWare pizza ordering platform, according to a press release. Customers can order via Easy Order and track it using the Domino’s Tracker. They also can find their local stores and call in an order from the […]

The automatic weapons of social media

April 7th, 2019 at 12:49 am » Comments Off

  It’s time for the platforms to admit their response is flawed, and work together to protect our civil discourse. This is not an easy essay to write, because I have believed that technology companies are a force for good for more than 30 years. And for the past ten years, I’ve been an unabashed […]

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