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Staropramen Beer Can Keyboard

Staropramen Keyboard

For the Staropramen contest at the 2012 Webstock conference, Robofun attached 40 cans of Staropramen to the Raspberry PI, an Arduino powered touch capacitive controller, and created what is most likely the world’s first beer can keyboard.

The keyboard behaves just like a regular keyboard, meaning you can plug it into any computer or laptop, only instead of pressing keys, you just gently tap the top of the beer can that represents your letter.

For more on the beer can keyboard, check out the following video:

Threadless Needs A Label For Their IPA

Threadless IPA

In August, Brew Review covered the release of the Threadless IPA, brewed by Finch’s Beer Co.

Well now they’re looking for help with the label, because they’ve decided to take it out of the keg and distribute it across Chicago in cans. (Finch’s preferred distribution method.)

Earlier this year, Finch