Waitresses Sue Former Employer for Forcing Them to Party With Male…

Show me a woman who works in the service industry and doesn't have horror stories about being treated like crap by her male employers/coworkers/customers and I'll show you my winning Powerball jackpot ticket. Is it surprising that three former servers who used to work at La Fogata, a Mexican restaurant and bar in… » 12/12/12 1:05pm 12/12/12 1:05pm

Does This New Gadget Mean the End of Waitstaff?

Alexis Madrigal at The Atlantic has an interesting piece on a new gadget called "The Presto" that might replace waiters at restaurants across the country. It works well for customers, since it's a menu, a way to order food, and a method for paying the check all in one Kindle-like package, and it can save restaurants… » 3/03/12 2:29pm 3/03/12 2:29pm