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Before airports get decent food and beverage options, they will get Best Buy Vending Machines. Yes, the old Apple concept of electronics automats in airports is being adapted to stock "cellphone and computer accessories, along with digital cameras, portable data storage devices, headphones, travel adapters, electronic chargers and other gadgets." We say give it a few hours and shop duty-free instead. [USA Today]