Hardee’s and Microsoft pilot customer self-order kiosks running on Windows
At the National Retail Federation's Annual Convention & EXPO on Monday, Microsoft and CKE Restaurants (parent company of Hardee's® and Carl's Jr.®) will showcase a self-order kiosk solution running on Windows 8 devices that enables Hardee's customers to customize and place their own orders.
January 12, 2015
David Cameron wants to Ban WhatsApp, iMessage and other Encrypted Messaging Apps
As part of his plans for new surveillance powers, announced in the wake of the recent shootings in Paris, David Cameron wants to block WhatsApp, iMessage, Snapchat and other encrypted messaging apps if he wins the next election.
January 8, 2015
Wireless charging comes to 50 McDonalds UK restaurants
McDonald's will add 600 wireless charging hotspots, featuring WPA's Qi standard, at more than 50 of its UK locations. As yet, neither McDonald's nor Aircharge have revealed which restaurants will be fitted with the devices.
MediaTek has announced its MT2601 System on Chip (SoC) for wearable devices based on Google's Android Wear software. By enabling Android Wear on MT2601, MediaTek is offering a comprehensive platform solution for device makers to implement their own hardware and software.