automation

So Many Pretzels: Industrial Dough Twisting Machines

This is a video demonstration (complete with much harder-core soundtrack than I was anticipating) of the industrial dough-twisting Multitwist machines manufactured by "bakery automation company" Fritsch. It...
June 20, 2019

Heinz Automato: Automatic Ketchup Dispenser

These videos of the Heinz Automato are from 2007 (OLD!!!!!). I saw them a few years back, but apparently they're making their way around the internets again,...
January 10, 2011

Looks Dangerous: DIY Automated Lawnmower

This is a video of an automated lawnmower. Well, technically this is a picture FROM a video of an automated lawnmower, so you're gonna have to hit...
April 27, 2010

Google's CADIE And Gmail's Auto-Pilot

Well folks, the apocalypse is upon us. Google has foolishly unleashed the world's first "artificial intelligence tasked-array system" (death-bot) upon the world. CADIE (Cognitive Autoheuristic Distributed-Intelligence Entity)...
April 1, 2009

I'm In Love: Robot Opens And Pours Beer

The autonomous Bottlebot will pick up, open, and pour your beer into a glass. It was built by a college student for an engineering project, and it's...
December 21, 2007