Thursday, June 01, 2006

Video from 2003: Cynthia?

Right after the first ROBOEXOTICA, in december 1999, I stumbled upon an newspaper-article about Cynthia, a commercial cocktailrobot, behind a bar in London, at Cynthia's Cyberbar.

In the following years, we established a contact with Dick Becker, the builder of Cynthia and owner of the bar ... alas, he didn't have any good video-material to represent Cynthia at ROBOEXOTICA.

Even worse, when we finally could afford to go to London to make our own video, the club had been sold and renamed to Wicked ... and Cynthia and her brother Rufus were out of service - the new owners didn't want to afford the maintainance for the robots.

So this is the outcome of Fra Ablinger's and my trip:

(Link to YouTube in case your browser doesn't support the embedded vid.)


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