Using accelerometers to detect if you’re drunk – stop drinking so much, Kevin

We all know that the Apple Watch has a fall sensor. If you fall, it will play an alarm that you have to cancel – if it counts down to zero and you haven’t canceled it, it phones your emergency contact.

What if you could use similar sensors to tell you that you’re drunk?

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Afternoon Beer Break: 18th Street Candi Crushable

For today’s edition of the Afternoon Beer Break, we’re going to talk about a beer with an ingredient that I had not experienced in a beer before – lactose sugar. If you’ve been looking for (or drinking) milk stouts or the various of that ilk (sometimes with a milkshake moniker), odds are you’ve had lactose sugar-enhanced beer. My first go-around with it was with the 18th Street Candi Crushable.

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Afternoon Beer Break: Black Horizon Stealing Sunshine

When it comes to beers, there’s a wide, wide world of variety out there. I don’t know about where you live, but here in the Greater Chicagoland area, there are a great number of breweries, big and small, making a variety of drinks to get your attention, with any number of styles and flavors getting put together. Today, we’re going to go ultra-local (at least, for me) with the Black Horizon Stealing Sunshine.

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