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Pizza Hut turns to algorithms and GPS tracking to increase sales

Yup, it’s the ‘Uber-ization’ of pizza, as Pizza Hut joins the wave of chain restaurants embracing tech. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.pcworld.com I had an idea many years ago which I called Pizza on the Beach. The idea was that … Continue reading

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IT firm alleges Domino’s Pizza stole its GPS tracking technology – The Australian Financial Review

A Sydney IT firm has claimed Domino’s Pizza Enterprises stole the technology used in its GPS tracking system that allows customers to follow their pizza from store to door. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.afr.com This is a really tough topic. … Continue reading

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Check Ins Are Fast Food Big Data Gold: Will Foursquare Help Determine the Next McDonald’s Location?

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Will Foursquare Help Determine the Next McDonald’s Location? Wall St. Cheat Sheet A recent report by Fast Company illuminates that your Foursquare check-ins could be helping businesses choose the best locations for their … Continue reading

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