Vendingmachines

07.18.14
Nike has a vending machine that lets you trade Fuel for gear
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07.18.14

Nike has a vending machine that lets you trade Fuel for gear

When we heard that Nike had put up a secret vending machine in New York City, we definitely wanted...

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07.18.14
Surviving on Tokyo's vending machines
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07.18.14

Surviving on Tokyo's vending machines

There are more vending machines per capita in Japan than in any other country in the world. And as...

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08.27.12
Fuji Electric releasing first coin-operated EV fast charger, gives electric cars extra life
08.27.12

Fuji Electric releasing first coin-operated EV fast charger, gives electric cars extra life

Fuji Electric Retail Systems Co. is no stranger to flipping coins for profit, thanks to a robust li...

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08.09.12
Roto-a-Matic retro vending machine injection molds toys while you wait (video)
08.09.12

Roto-a-Matic retro vending machine injection molds toys while you wait (video)

The advent of 3D printing is most certainly upon us, and its helped injection molding make the cru...

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08.06.12
Visualized: industrial vending machines are a modder's best friend
08.06.12

Visualized: industrial vending machines are a modder's best friend

The perfect compliment to a massive hackerspace like Massachusetts's Artisan's Asylum? An industri...

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07.29.12
Defcon 20 visitors get their own 'pirate' cellular network in Ninja Tel, exclusive One V to match
07.29.12

Defcon 20 visitors get their own 'pirate' cellular network in Ninja Tel, exclusive One V to match

The annual Defcon hacking meetup produces its share of unique creations. You know you're in for so...

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06.28.12
Coca-Cola's A011 vending machine keeps drinks cool without using (much) power
06.28.12

Coca-Cola's A011 vending machine keeps drinks cool without using (much) power

So maybe that self-chilling soda didn't pan out, but Coca-Cola is working on another method for ke...

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03.14.12
Hand-cranked vending machine offers products sans power, refreshments during emergencies (video)
03.14.12

Hand-cranked vending machine offers products sans power, refreshments during emergencies (video)

Ever needed to grab a bottle of water only to find the vending machine you've spotted is without p...

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12.28.11
Japanese vending machine doubles as WiFi hotspot -- no purchase required
12.28.11

Japanese vending machine doubles as WiFi hotspot -- no purchase required

It looks as if facial scans for snack-dispensing purposes isn't the only mind-blowing feature on...

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