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Coastal Living [08/07/18, via Coastal Living]
The Future Is Here: Your Margaritas Could Soon Be Served by a Robotic Bartender Developed by a company in Estonia, Yanu is the first fully autonomous bartending unit that utilizes artificial intelligence to serve drinks. With an arsenal that holds up to 50 bottles, the robot will be able to take orders, process payment, and mix [...]

Digital Trends [08/06/18, via Digital Trends]
Look out, bartenders: This cocktail-making robot is coming for your job Like oil and water or brushing your teeth and then drinking fruit juice, alcohol and cutting-edge robotics just don't sound a good mix. But the folks behind Yanu, a new “fully autonomous robot bartender powered by A.I.” hope to help change that perception. [...]

Wine Spectator [08/02/18, via Wine Spectator]
Robot Bartender Makes 100 Drinks per Hour, Awkward Banter; White-Wine Emoji Campaign Narrowly Avoids Hot ... After two years of R&D, Tallinn-based company Robolab unveiled video this week of a working prototype of the robot bartender, a disembodied cybernetic arm inside a kiosk that the company claims will make drink service quicker and easier at highly  [...]

Inside Higher Ed (blog) [07/22/18, via Inside Higher Ed (blog)]
Robot Bartenders and the Future of Work There are over 600,000 bartenders in the US. Makr Shakr, a robot bartender developed at MIT's Senseable City Lab, might one day replace them all. Should we be worried about robots bringing about a jobless future? I don't think so. I worry that the [...]

Robot bartender is an automated cocktail maker - I'd love one of these for Christmas! Wink, wink, nudge, nudge… t.co/y3uuBMLBrm 

No two people have the same taste profile, so why drink a coffee or cocktail designed for the masses? Craft your ow… t.co/F9jWQdSgz2 

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Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt Crack Each Other Up in Passengers Blooper Reel - TVOvermind

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If anything they give us a truer sense of the actors because the moment are spontaneous giving a real depiction of their sense of humor. While the film itself was considered a disappointment that doesn’t mean its stars didn’t have a blast filming. The outtakes, posted by Buzzfeed Entertainment, feature Lawrence, Pratt and their co-stars Michael Sheen and Laurence Fishburne, cracking each other up with intergalactic screw-ups, spilled drinks, robot bartender mishaps, prop malfunctions,...

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Royal Caribbean is making a big bet on technology

What I saw inside the goggles was the inside of a Japanese tea house with traditionally decorated paper walls. A soothing female voice in the headphones explained that I was about to be transported.In front of me, a waiter set down a tray containing three morsels of food. It was basically sushi, but I didn’t know that; all I could see was three glowing, sparkly colorful orbs—and my own hands, represented as silhouettes.When the soothing voice gave me the go-ahead, I picked up the first orb...

Flashback Friday: The scientifically-proven method for getting your bartender’s attention.

Photo:flickr/Petras GagilasWe’ve all been there: waiting at the bar, dying for a drink, but unable to catch the bartender’s attention. It’s easy to assume that we are being served (or rather, ignored) by a crappy bartender. But maybe it’s us. Maybe we’re the ones not giving the right signals that say “Beer me! Now!”. This is actually the best-case scenario, because it’s fixable, and these German scientists are here to help (and, eventually, to build a bartending robot). To determine the best...

High seas high tech: How the cruise industry is innovating

In the old days, high tech and a cruise didn’t go together. Cruises were a throwback to a time past, with formal dining and postcards rather than smartphones and video games.No longer.The cruise industry is enhancing guests’ personal experience with high tech. With these innovations, guests have their choice. They can be as up-to-date as they like, accessing wifi and social media as they sail, or as old-school as they want or a mix. Most crucially, though, the high-tech devices and...

Lange Nacht der Lehrlinge bei GE war Erfolg – mit VIDEO

Bessere Werbung gibt's nicht: GE Jenbacher öffnete die Tore ihrer Lehrwerkstatt zur "Langen Nacht der Lehrlinge".JENBACH (dkh). "Wir geben Gas" ist das Motto der Lehrlinge von GE Jenbacher. Dieses Motto haben sich kürzlich bei ihrer Langen Nacht der Lehrlinge beeindruckend unter Beweis gestellt. Interessierte Jugendliche, die gerade dabei sind, eine Entscheidung über die zukünftige Ausbildung zu fällen, konnten mit ihren Eltern die Lehrwerkstatt in Jenbach besichtigen. Geboten wurde dabei so...