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  1. the chain gang
    People Are About to Be Able to Text Starbucks Gift CardsA feature rolling out next month lets customers send them via iMessage.
  2. Think Different
    Here Are Ten Photos of Vegetables Being Used to Operate iPhonesYes, you can use mushrooms in place of fingers on the iPhone’s capacitive touch pad.
  3. App-etizing
    LCB: Now There’s an App For That, TooWhile privatization hawks continue with their empty threats, the LCB is moving forward with its modernization efforts.
  4. Mediavore
    Pothead Candies Weren’t Meant to Promote Pot Smoking; Vitamins Linked toPlus: Higher peanut-butter prices are coming; and there may be better tasting chocolate lurking in the jungles of Peru, all in our morning news roundup.
  5. Mediavore
    Mobile Slaughterhouse Gives Small, Local Farms a Leg Up; San Francisco JailsPlus: Chefs resort to making their own soft drinks and condiments to avoid high fructose corn syrup; and one expert argues that high food costs makes farming a cash crop, all in our morning news roundup.
  6. App-etizing
    With Mermaid’s Oysterpedia App, the World Is Your …Two-hundred oysters, explained.
  7. Mediavore
    Philly’s Produce Is on the Move; Jamie Oliver Hates His Wife andPlus pizza chains step up competition as Americans demand for cheap food grows, and a dude in Connecticut tired to use his iPhone to rob a restaurant, all in our morning news roundup.
  8. Marketing Gimmicks
    Alain Ducasse Plugs His New App With CanapesMeet Ducasse, score food and drink from Benoit, and hear about his new iPhone app.
  9. Time Wasters
    Introducing the Mad Men Cocktail AppCan you make a martini worthy of Don Draper?
  10. Truckin’
    Road Stoves Builds Best Truck Tracker YetRoad Stoves uses GPS to pinpoint the mobile eats nearest to your location.
  11. App-etizing
    FreshDirect Delivers iPhone AppOrder LaFrieda burgers from your phone!
  12. Gadgets
    iBaoWow Bao sets up a full-functionality iPhone app that does everything but feed you.
  13. Cheap Eats
    In Search of the Elusive $1 Beer …A $1 beer deal and a new iPhone app.
  14. Gadgets
    They’re Watching YouA new iPhone app tracks your every move.
  15. Friday Follies
    Modern Marvels: McDonald’s Map and iPhone AppsThe latest in food-finding and calorie-counting technology.
  16. Rants
    What Do We Have to Do to Get a Phone Charger Around Here?Can we get all Andy Rooney on you for a second?
  17. Bookshelf
    What to Read at the Bar Now That iPhone Is Kindle-Capable?No need to drag a hardcover around anymore!
  18. Mediavore
    Jean-Georges in the Country; Locavorism Comes to the iPhonePlus: Jamie Oliver earns PETA’s wrath, all in our morning news roundup.
  19. Announcements
    Grub Street Now Available for Your Mobile PleasureTired of being tied down to your computer just to get a food-news fix? We feel your pain, and we’re here to be your happy enablers.
  20. Mediavore
    Bartending-School Enrollment Rises; OpenTable on Your iPhonePlus: Fast food gets frugal, and fro-yo on Bedford, all in our morning news roundup.
  21. NewsFeed
    Urbanspoon’s Restaurant Finder Leaves Bruni RattledHe searches for a restaurant in Williamsburg and is sent to the East Village.
  22. Mediavore
    Franklin Becker to Replace Gary Robins at Sheridan Square; Octopus Abounds onPlus a man finds a knife in his Subway sandwich, a cookbook conspiracy, and more, in our morning news digest.
  23. NewsFeed
    New iPhone Makes It Easier to Be a Mobile GourmandFrom making cocktails on the fly to finding out where your friends are.
  24. NewsFeed
    New iPhone Will Tell Your Friends Where You’re EatingLoopt, a program on the new iPhone, might bring on entirely different levels of voyeurism and oversharing.