• Exclusive: Microsoft works on cashier-free tech

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Microsoft is working on technology it would sell to retailers that would get rid of cashiers and checkout lines in stores as it aims to help
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  • The Checkout-Less Store War Is On: Microsoft Is Reportedly Working on an Amazon Go Rival

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Amazon opened a cashier-free, automated grocery store early this year in Seattle, and it's got more planned for Chicago and San Francisco. But Amazon amzn is not alone in developing such technology.
    Microsoft msft is also developing automated store technologies, according to a Thursday Reuters piece. What's more, the software giant has apparently been talking to Walmart wmt and other international retailers about implementing them.
    The reported move-Microsoft has not yet responded to a request for comment-puts Microsoft in competition with Amazon yet again. The two Washington state-based...
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  • Microsoft is taking on Amazon in checkout-free retail stores

    2 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    The Redmond software giant is working on technology that would eliminate checkout lines and cashiers from stores.
    The Redmond software giant is working on technology that would eliminate checkout lines and cashiers from stores, Reuters reports. Microsoft has begun showing their system, which tracks what customers put in their carts, to retailers around the world, according to multiple sources. The company has also reportedly held talks with Walmart about using the technology.
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