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The Effectiveness of Point of Sale Systems


Restaurants are among the top users of point of sale systems among all types of businesses today. Restaurant point of sale systems are perfectly designed to comprehensively handle all the transaction processing operations in restaurants. They manage transactions and store critical data that is very helpful in tracking all the operations within the business.

What everyone should know about POS Systems

It is impossible to survive in the modern business world if you are not efficient. And to be efficient you must embrace modern systems such as POS, which have been designed to make work easier. You have obviously heard about point of sale systems but the question is; what do you really know about them? Here are a few things worth noting.


As mentioned, you must embrace modern tools (software) in order to survive in the business world. The reality, however, is that quite a number of these tools can be costly and therefore if you are just starting out and short of cash, you may find it quite difficult to acquire them. When you purchase a POS system, you will get quite a number of useful extras for free. The extras here refer to modules such as customer preference databases and many others that will go a long way in streamlining your business.

id America Cosmopolitan Case for iPad 2/3/4


The Cosmopolitan Case comes in three different colors: green, burgundy, and black. The case is available for the iPad Mini or iPad 2/3/4. The iPad 2/3/4 version retails for $49.95 and can be found on id America’s website.
 The case is a leather folio case. It features three different viewing angles in the landscape position. The bottom half of the iPad, unlike most other folio style cases,  detaches from the case and is positioned in the stand away from the case (explained in the video).

Facet iPad Stand from iLoveHandles

Facet (view 1)


iLoveHandles has many products ranging from a watchband for the iPod Nano 6g to iPhone products and many others including the Facet. The Facet is a magnetic pyramid iPad stand that features viewing angles of 35, 55, and 75 degrees. It works for the iPad 2, 3, and 4th generations (the iPad Mini has a slightly different build). You can purchase the Facet in black or white for $39.95 on their website (iLoveHandles’ website).

iMessage integration with iChat in the works

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Earlier this summer, iMessage was introduced along side iOS 5.  For those of us who have played around with it, we know that there is not currently a way to use this service on your Mac. As it turns out (see how I am using Apple employee talk there?) we may be in luck after all!