X

EU Visitor Notice: This Website Uses Cookies

This website uses cookies to improve user experience, to provide analytical data to better serve our visitors, and to serve advertising to fund our operations. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy.

Your preference will be saved for 90 days, or until you clear your browser cookies.


I AGREE
I DISAGREE
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Budweiser Wants You to Drink Socially with the Buddy Cup

by Conner Flynn
Advertisement

Apparently Budweiser feels that drinking isn’t a social enough activity. They want to integrate your drinking with Facebook. How will they do this? With the Buddy Cup.

buddycup

This new beer cup has a chip in the base that allows it to detect the presence of another Buddy Cup. Thanks to a QR like code on the bottom of the cup, you can link it to your Facebook account. Once your cup is Facebook aware, the fun begins. If you toast another Buddy Cup, you automatically become friends on the popular social network.

The problem is we mostly drink with people we already know, so what’s the point? Perhaps it’s just a clever marketing campaign that perhaps hasn’t been thought out as well as it could have been. What do you guys think?

[via Geeky Gadgets]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Filthy Rich Cocktail Napkins

Filthy Rich Cocktail Napkins

Minivan Railway

Minivan Railway

Better Call Saul Season 4 (Trailer)

Better Call Saul Season 4 (Trailer)

Advertisement
2019 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320 is an Affordable Drag Racer

2019 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320 is an Affordable Drag Racer

Acura is Back on Track: Race Cars and Hill Climbs and Turbos, Oh My!

Acura is Back on Track: Race Cars and Hill Climbs and Turbos, Oh My!

2019 Audi TT Roadster and TT Coupe Gets a Modest Refresh

2019 Audi TT Roadster and TT Coupe Gets a Modest Refresh