“A mass-market robotic cocktail maker.”

Nino

#Robots

Sun, Jun 10th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

dezeen brings to attention the robotic cocktail maker Nino, an updated version of Makr Shakr, capable of serving any drink in seconds. Nino is the brain-child of Italian architect Carlo Ratti.

"Nino explores the new dynamics of social creation and consumption — 'design, make and enjoy' — allowing users to design their own cocktail creations, while digitally controlled machines transform their ideas into reality," said Ratti, who is a founder of Makr Shakr as well as the head of his own practice, Carlo Ratti Associati and a professor at MIT.

Although Nino might lack the banter of the best human bartenders, Makr Shakr describes the robot as able to "precisely prepare and elegantly serve any drink in seconds".

  131

 

You may also be interested in:

Build Yourself a Carboard Robot
“It will be very disruptive and very quick.”
Google's Self-Driving Car May Never Actually Happen
Botlr, a Robotic Bellhop
Robots Master Motor Skills by Trial and Error