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STARBUCKS GOES STATE-OF-THE-ART...

STARBUCKS GOES STATE-OF-THE-ART

Seattle-based Starbucks is attempting to address the changing lifestyles of its customers by updating its relaxing, café-style user experience. The coffee giant recently partnered with Microsoft and MobileStar Network Corp.’s wireless broadband network to create a high-speed, connected coffeehouse environment in Starbucks locations across North America. Customers will be able to access broadband content and services using their own wireless-enabled laptops, smart phones, pocket PCs and other handheld devices.

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