GigaOm is an influential West Coast technology blog site and recently featured an article about a tablet diners can use for ordering, paying, and playing games. The tablet, from the company E la Carte, is heavy-duty, restaurant-friendly pad that enables you to see the menu with images, order, automatically split checks, and pay. One of the comments refers to inamo, a London-based restaurant that is completely designed and built around an interactive table.
What do you think, Dallas? Are we ready for something like this? And if there are no servers, it begs the question: do you tip the IT guy?