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Photos From BarBot 2012—One More Night (Tonight) in San Francisco

Photos From BarBot 2012—One More Night (Tonight) in San Francisco

Windell and Lenore of Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories clued me into BarBot 2012, which started last night and continues tonight. If your dream is to have robots pour you mixed drinks, this is where you need to be tonight.

BarBot is a celebration of cocktail culture and man-machine interface. Get a drink from an actual robot. Chat up a snarky electronic bartender. Listen to some graceful tunes being played by robotic music makers. And, after downing your sixth martini, you can finally admit that it’s the geeks who shall inherit the earth.

These robots don’t clean the carpets. What they will do is much, much better. They make you a drink! Let your roommate do the vacuuming. These bots have got better programming on their mind.

Fri/Sat, Mar 2nd-3rd, 2012 – 8pm-12am
21+ with photo ID $15 at door
Venue: pariSoma – 169 11th Street (@ Natoma)
Tickets: Buy them here!

(photos by Alasdair Allan, Kipp Bradford, and Brian Jepson)

4 thoughts on “Photos From BarBot 2012—One More Night (Tonight) in San Francisco

  1. MAKE | Drinking In The Future at Barbot SF 2012 says:

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  2. I’ll See Your Barbot and Raise You a Cruise Ship | MAKE says:

    […] as makers we know that’s simply not true — BarBot has been happening in San Francisco for several years now with many magnificently capable robots tending to human libation requests. But I’ll grant […]

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