File this one under devices that make so much sense we thought they already existed. Someone finally invented what might be the most practical kiosk ever: an automated key duplicator.
Some dreams do come true: A bakery in Los Angeles has actually deployed what may be the world's first cupcake ATM!
The problem of what to do with discarded electronic devices has been a growing but largely ignored issue. But one veteran technologist may have come up with the perfect solution: automated recycling for cash.
Upping the stakes in the race to automate every human into unemployment, Japan's Gourmet Navigator has just introduced a series of restaurant finder touch screen kiosks at Tokyo's major train stations.