Microsoft follows up on its AT&T Store trials of its Surface computer with a new trial of some rather intriguing new applications in Las Vegas – including flirting, food and drink ordering and gaming apps.
The MS Surface, which features a 30-inch, 360 degree, touch-screen, coffee-table style display, will make its gambling parlour debut at Harrah's casino in Vegas.
Flirt, drink, chat
Harrah’s has also specially developed a suite of "hip" new Surface apps such as a food menu and ‘mixologist’ drink ordering system which also lets you deliver drinks to anybody across the other side of the bar who might catch your eye!
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Once you’ve delivered your personalised cocktail to your intended partner/victim you can then chat with them via the MS Surface table in front of you!
Or just play
They have also developed a range of games for the MS Surface to keep drinkers occupied (should they fail to pull!) including High Roller bowling, Dissed multiplayer pickup pinball, and a Last Call musical memory game.
For the full low-down on Microsoft Surface check out TechRadar’s interview with Microsoft Tim Gibbons last year.