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“Bodega” Represents What’s Wrong With Tech Funding, but It Won’t Kill Your Actual Bodega

The founders of Bodega, the new vending machine startup that wants to replace convenience stores, probably didn’t expect the internet to immediately and vociferously hate them. But they should have. The headline of their launch-day article in Fast Company—“Two Ex-Googlers Want To Make Bodegas And Mom-And-Pop Corner…Read more… Continue Reading at

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Uniqlo’s Vending Machines Will Make the World More Convenient and Samey

Uniqlo plans to install vending machines in 10 airports and shopping centers this summer, selling $15 t-shirts and $70 jackets. It’s a smart way for the global brand to expand with low overhead, and a convenient way for you to grab forgotten essentials without waiting in line.Read more… Continue Reading at

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