How Do Vending Machines Detect Coins?

The currency detectors in vending machines is a device that determines whether banknotes or coins are real or fake. These devices are used in many modern automated vending machines. The Science Channel explains how vending machines detect coin values, ignore fakes, and prevent hanging snacks. This machine can decipher coins with pinpoint accuracy. Light sensors measure the size… Continue reading How Do Vending Machines Detect Coins?

Coca-Cola Hello Happiness Phone Booth in UAE

Coca-Cola created a special phone booth that accepts Coca-Cola bottle caps instead of coins for a free 3-minute international phone call. The idea behind the “Hello Happiness Phone Booth” is to help labourers in the UAE to connect with their families back home, giving them few extra minutes of happiness. Watch the video below.

Coca-Cola Can Meets Volcanic Lava

Watch what happens when a can of Coca-Cola is engulfed by a volcanic lava flow. The video is shot by a Nikon D800 and GoPro Hero 2. Check out the video below.

Coca-Cola Apologises For ‘You Retard’ Bottle Cap

Soft drink giant Coca-Cola has apologized to a family after it found ‘You Retard’ message printed inside a bottle cap. Blake Loates, from Alberta, Canada, found the offensive message after buying a bottle of Vitamin Water, which is owned by Coca-Cola Company. Blake then took a photo of the lid and its printed insult and sent… Continue reading Coca-Cola Apologises For ‘You Retard’ Bottle Cap

Coca-Cola Life: The Green Coke

Coca-Cola has launched a Coca-Cola Life, which is sweetened with sugar and the naturally occurring, no-calorie sweetener stevia. The soft drink company has long been associated with the classic logo on a red background, but the new drink has a different palette. It is a low-calories version of Coca-Cola, having 36kcal/200mL, 60% calories reduction compared… Continue reading Coca-Cola Life: The Green Coke