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Luce L2 Tough TV Vending Machine Judges Its Customers

12/18/2014, Ah, vending machines. These particular machines do serve a very useful purpose – sort of like being a mini convenience store of sorts, minus the manpower. Of course, the products that are available are also limited to the amount of space within, but...

Rubbish Turned To Rewards At Vending Machines

06/30/2014, Normally, what do you have in mind when you think about a vending machine? Most of us would think it to be a machine that accepts coins or notes in exchange for whatever item(s) that you would like to pick up inside. Well, it seems that a new paradigm...

Dance Required For Vending Machine To Dispense Ice Cream

04/15/2014, Japan is a country that has the highest number of vending machines per person, where such vending machines do sell just about anything that you can think of, from food to electronics and the like. Using them is a no-brainer – drop the correct amount...

Crack Pipe Vending Machine Installed In Vancouver, Canada

02/11/2014, Prevention is better than cure, so in an attempt to prevent the spread of disease, a Canadian non-profit has gone ahead to install the first crack pipe vending machines in Vancouver, Canada. These vending machines will allow drug users to purchase any...

Burritobox Launches Burrito-Making Robots

01/12/2014, How does having robots make your lunch for you sound? One thing is for sure though, you will eliminate some of the possible hygiene issues such as a worker who had just scratched the crack of his rear end before fulfilling your order, or perhaps found...

Automated Wine Bar Serves You Drinks After Smartcard Transaction

07/29/2013, Self-service seems to be the way to go, and human waiters as well as bartenders do seem to be a dying breed in the process as part of the “collateral damage” whenever restaurants and eating establishments deploy food serving robots. Well, a new wine...

Strongbow Interactive Vending Machine

07/24/2013, Strongbow has come up with a specially constructed vending machine in order to commemorate the launch of the new Strongbow Dark Fruit, where it merges Strongbow cider, blackcurrant and blackberry juices, to deliver a twist where refreshments are...

Facebook Like Machine Dispenses Pepsi

05/31/2013, If only other companies would take the same route as Pepsi to offer freebies to the masses with Facebook Likes as the "currency" of choice.

Slender Vender, The World’s Thinnest Vending Machine

05/07/2013, Want to indulge in a little fizzy drinks on your own without feeling the weight of guilt bearing down on your shoulders? A can of Diet Coke ought to do the trick, and this time around, there is a brilliant marketing move by the folks over at Diet Coke who...

Robot That Steals From Vending Machines

04/25/2013, Sometimes, the ingenuity of some folk that you come across online is definitely worth writing home about. Case in point, French YouTube user ioduremetallique has shown the world that with a little bit of tinkering around robots (as well as being equipped...

Vending Machines Act As Calorie Counters Now

12/26/2012, Do you think that we are a nation who is obsessed with counting calories? After all, simple mathematics are supposed to follow, where one should burn more calories than one takes in order to lose weight. Well, we have long seen calories listed for the...

Coke Peak Shift Vending Machines In Japan

11/22/2012, We all know that Japan is one country that is unbelievably clean, and the folks there do have a very high regard for the environment. Well, Coca-Cola Japan is doing its part by unveiling a spanking new range of innovative energy-saving vending machines...

EatWave vending machine serves up piping hot food

11/06/2012, Vending machines that serve food do not do too well when it comes to hot food, such as porridge. After all, cold sandwiches are easy to store, but EatWave Vending of San Diego, California, has come up with the EatWave – a patent pending, fully...

Vending machine dishes out organic milk

09/17/2012, When it comes to getting fresh milk, you can purchase yours off the shelf from the local store, or milk the cow in your barn, it cannot get any fresher than that. However, some of us who prefer to live out the organic lifestyle are able to check out this...