I would sell a piece of my soul to have this cocktail right now

Not only it gives me great pleasure to watch this bartender preparing a Rum Martínez but it whets my thirst to no end. And to top it all, it is made with my favorite rum: Zacapa Centenario 23. I just want this magic potion right now. » 10/31/14 2:45am 10/31/14 2:45am

Definitive Proof That Robots and QR Codes Are Not the Future of…

It's generally assumed that robots will eventually take over all jobs currently staffed by humans. But tending bar could be one of the hold outs, if this Social Drink Machine is any indication. It lets patrons place orders through a combination of social media, mobile apps, and QR codes, but in this case the whole… » 11/14/12 11:20am 11/14/12 11:20am

The 49 Bits of Booze Jargon Every Drinker Needs To Know

Jargon is technology. Language was created for communication, and sharing a set of slang makes it all the more efficient. A drink order to a bartender needs to be a particularly quick and clear statement. If not, you're going to look like a novice, and you're not going to get the drink you want. And the booze snobs… » 6/15/12 5:00pm 6/15/12 5:00pm

KegDroid—The Google-Powered Beer Tap

Sure, Google Glass might slap a HUD on your face and the Google Car might be your next chauffeur but can either of them pour you a pint? KegDroid can. » 4/30/12 11:00pm 4/30/12 11:00pm

The Best Drinking Apps

Don't get me wrong: people were perfectly good at getting drunk well before the telephone was even a dream. But with a few apps, your smartphone can turn you into a champion bartender, drinker, or both. » 11/29/10 12:20pm 11/29/10 12:20pm

The Barbot Uses Blood Pumps to Pour Your Drink

Sure, we've seen bartending robots before, but isn't anything that makes a drink for you worth a mention? The guys at NYC Resistor built the Barbot out of old recycled Barbot parts, Arduino controllers, and blood pumps. » 10/16/09 1:00am 10/16/09 1:00am

Mobile Bar for Juicers On the Go

Can't go anywhere without that bar? Drag this sturdy portable bar along, and you can set up your cups anytime and anywhere. It's complete with an ice bucket, room for plenty of juice bottles and there's even a rail that can hold eleven 750mL bottles. » 1/24/07 12:41pm 1/24/07 12:41pm