How Software Ate the Point of Sale

Or, why paying for stuff is so complicated now

Tesco supermarket, 1969. Photo: Arthur Jones/Mirrorpix/Getty Images

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Alexis C. Madrigal

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Writer, @TheAtlantic. Host of the Containers podcast on global trade and technology. Author of Powering the Dream. @WIRED, @Fusion alum. Married to @sarahrich.

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