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Published March 25, 2011, 02:29 PM

Girl Scout Cookies Go High-tech with Smartphone Sales

The Girl Scouts were selling their cookies the old-fashioned way, pulling a creaky-wheeled red wagon laden with Thin Mints and Samoas down a suburban street. But the affair took a decidedly 21st-century twist when, with a polite smile, one of the girls pulled out a smartphone and inquired: "Would you like to pay with a credit card?"

By: Meghan Barr, Associated Press

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