Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Saturday January 04, 2014

Your Next Soda Could Come With Internet Access

Why in the world would the Coca Cola Company be registering 16 Million MAC addresses? Don your tinfoil hats and think the worst in light of the NSA scandal, or it could be something as simple as stock control.

And it certainly make sense for Coke to move to networked vending machines; it would allow them to track inventory and making stocking decisions from afar instead of sending a truck to check on each individual machine.