Photos: Creative ways businesses are using tablets

Innovative uses of tablets in business

Tablets can offer a customized, enjoyable user experience. Businesses have come up with lots of creative ways to use tablets to offer a better way to interact with customers. This photo story showcases several interesting examples that we've found. 

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Lyndsey Gilpin is a Staff Writer for TechRepublic. She covers sustainability, tech leadership, 3D printing, and social entrepreneurship. She's co-author of the upcoming book, Follow the Geeks.


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In Greece travel services have been using pop-up stores as a supplement for its online store for several years. In addition, they also provide cash payment service at their pop-up stores using automatic payment machines. Normally these stores also have helpful staff available at the store to help any customers either not used to technology or that have any questions.