Flask

  • The Macallan x Urwerk Flask is $2,000 worth of high-tech boozing

    The Macallan x Urwerk Flask is $2,000 worth of high-tech boozing

    In the annals of mechanical gadgets it doesn’t get much simpler than a flask. You open the top, pour booze in and close the top. Then you drink. But what if you could put two boozes into your flask? And what if you had a mechanical indicator to tell what kind of booze you were drinking? Read More

  • DeepCoder builds programs using code it finds lying around

    DeepCoder builds programs using code it finds lying around

    Like all great programmers I get most of my code from StackOverflow questions. Can’t figure out how to add authentication to Flask? Easy. Want to shut down sendmail? Boom. Now, thanks to all the code on the Internet, a robot can be as smart as a $180,000 coder. The system, called DeepCoder, basically searches a corpus of code to build a project that works to spec. It’s been used… Read More

  • Huge Flask Holds More Booze than Lohan (Pre-Rehab)

    The editors hate it when we have one paragraph posts, but this photograph of the product I can’t even attempt to write about says far more than I could here, short of I totally want one today. I guess there’s a joke somewhere in a hip flask of this size that would have Louie Anderson in the punchline, but I won’t be making that joke here today, as I’m too full of lust… Read More