Brilliant story: Most will focus on the money the restaurant made although I will admit the pricing was way out (50%). https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-52724062?
This is what's known as a "Loss Leader"
Key Paragraph: "They have a test period where they scrape the restaurant's website and don't charge any fees to anyone, so they can ideally go to the restaurant with positive order data to then get the restaurant signed on to the platform."
@dick_turpin It's an update of the old price dumping , and the owner has hacked the system to his own benefit, good for him .
@dick_turpin He isn't alone. Someone on Hacker News placed a $5k order to a restaurant (in collusion with them) and took over $20k
@dick_turpin always funny.
Yeah, you've fooled a pattern matcher by using a slightly different pattern, course you have. You daft bint.
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