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[27 Jul 2013 | Comments Off on Disney's Rapid Fill Refillable Mug Program Likely Coming Soon to Walt Disney World | ]
Disney's Rapid Fill Refillable Mug Program Likely Coming Soon to Walt Disney World

For years, guests at Walt Disney World resorts have been able to purchase refillable mugs for their stays, giving them unlimited refills on both hot and cold beverages. Now, it looks like this long-standing system may be getting some big changes, as it was revealed that Disney's new Rapid Fill Refillable Mug program may be arriving soon at Walt Disney World.
The Disney Food Blog was the first to report on the new system's upcoming implementation, which has not yet been confirmed by Disney. After first testing the technology in 2011 …

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[7 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]
Oh My Disney (OMD) Blog Offers Disney’s Unique Wit in Digital Form

Disney’s newest foray into new media outlets, OMD (Oh My Disney), is a unique blend of the nostalgic and retro with the current and trendy, all with a dash of Disney’s unique wit and wisdom.
The blog – which will eventually offer ways for fans to participate, along with video content – features brief articles on content that fans will find fascinating. For example, in honor of National Women’s History Month in March, OMD posted an article titled “Disney Damsels, Not in Distress.” The reading reviews 20 Disney Damsels who are …

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[16 Dec 2012 | 3 Comments | ]
Disney Gets Geeky: Disney’s NextGen Technology, iPad/iPhone Apps, RFID Cards and Readers, and Magic Bands, Oh My!

Editor’s Note: Today, contributing writer Cari Keebaugh is offering a great look into some fun new technology coming to Disney Parks.  Take it away, Cari!
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For those of you who don’t speak techno-jargon, the above string of zeros and ones is binary code for the word HELLO. Technology has advanced beyond binary, of course, and Disney has most certainly been keeping up with the technological times.
First, everyone has been hearing a lot lately about NextGen technology. Disney has already begun implementing several NextGen features, such as mobile apps that keep guests …

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[12 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Implements More RFID Technology

In a continuing effort to streamline the guest experience, Walt Disney World has begun rolling out more RFID technology to several locations throughout the parks.
RFID, or radio frequency identification, has already been in use at the parks for certain situations – such as employee parking cards that allow them to enter their office building to report to work. However, media reports are now saying that the theme park has begun implementing RFID technology in other areas of the park including several retail locations and the entrance to all four Walt …