BART, SF Filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola Peddle Free Fiction Via Vending MachineBART has installed dispensers at the Richmond, Fruitvale and Pleasant Hill stations which spit out short stories for free, using a system first introduced at famed director Francis Ford Coppola's Café Zoetrope in San Francisco's North Beach.
Roving Thieves Cleaning Out East Bay Vending Machines, Arcade GamesA band of stealthy bandits has been targeting game machines and small Bay Area bars and businesses and getting away clean.
San Jose City Council Votes For Healthier Vending MachinesThe San Jose City Council voted on Tuesday to set an even higher bar for its vending machines by requiring them to be stocked with healthier snacks.
Sunnyvale Library Adds 3-D Printer, Book Vending Machine To Stay Relevant Sunnyvale Public Library is taking some forward steps to remain technologically relevant by purchasing a 3-D printer for card holders to use, as well as an automatic book vending machine.
UC Berkeley Vending Machine Gives Public Access To 3-D PrintingThere's a new vending machine on the UC Berkeley campus, but it'll be of no use to students during a midnight snack attack. The Dreambox is a 3-D printing vending machine, the first of its kind.
Marijuana Vending Machines Popping Up At California Pot ClubsVending machines are commonly known for dispensing snacks and sodas, but machines dispensing medical marijuana have created a buzz among California dispensaries.