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Flippy Is A Robot That Will Be Flipping Burgers At CaliBurger

03/08/2017, It is no secret that in the future robots could be replacing some of the jobs that we do. We’re already seeing this in factories where robots are replacing humans on the assembly line namely because they can work more efficiently and require no rest,...

This Machine Crushes Beer Bottles Into Sand For Beaches

03/06/2017, In case you didn’t know, apparently there is a shortage of sand in the world. Since sand is used in a variety of industries, ranging from construction where it is used in mortar, plaster, concrete, asphalt, as well as being used in the pharmaceutical...

SodaStream Recalls Its Bottles Over Potential To Explode

02/21/2017, For those who live sparkling water, constantly buying bottled sparkling water can be an expensive habit. This is why companies such as SodaStream are flourishing where they put out devices that can carbonate water at home, thus saving customers a ton of...

It Looks Like McDonald’s Has Reinvented The Drinking Straw

02/15/2017, The humble drinking straw is pretty straightforward in terms of its design and functionality. It’s a hollowed out tube that lets people suck liquid through it. Sure, there are a variety of designs like straws that can bend, “crazy” straws, straws...

GINA Combines Multiple Coffee Making Tools Into One

01/12/2017, When it comes to brewing coffee, there are many ways to go about it, with each method resulting in a different taste. This means that typically what you’ll find in the home of a coffee lover are many different tools to get the job done. This can be an...

Stagg EKG Is An Electric Kettle For Coffee Lovers

12/30/2016, In case you always assumed that coffee and tea were meant to be served piping hot, think again. Tea and coffee are typically recommended to be served slightly below the water’s boiling point, and this is why sometimes you can see baristas stick a...

KFC China Uses Facial Recognition To Make Food Recommendations

12/23/2016, Have you ever looked at someone’s face and thought to yourself, “Yea, that person looks like they would enjoy a 2 piece chicken combo, with a side of coleslaw, and an iced lemon tea,”? We’re pretty sure that there isn’t a relation between how...

Coca-Cola’s Selfie Bottle Snaps A Pic Whenever You Take A Sip

11/16/2016, Coca-Cola knows that no matter how much they advertise, at the end of the day word of mouth is probably one of the best forms of marketing that they can hope for, and what better way to spread the word other than through social media? This is why an ad...

CHiP Wants To Be The Nespresso For Cookies

11/02/2016, There are many ways to make coffee, but if you’re after consistency, Nespresso (and other similar devices) can help with that. The amount of coffee ground has already been measured in individual pods, along with the temperature of the water, and the...

This Little Cube Will Brew You The Perfect Cup Of Tea

10/14/2016, If you thought that brewing a cup of tea was just about boiling water and pouring it into a cup with some leaves/tea bag, think again. There is a lot of subtlety involved in brewing tea, for those who care about it, and the folks at 42Tea have created a...

New York Restaurant To Equip Its Staff With The Apple Watch

09/29/2016, The Apple Watch might be marketed as a lifestyle product or a fitness product, but if there’s one thing we’re sure Apple did not envision, is that it could be used in the F&B industry, which is exactly what New York City restauranteur Danny Meyer...

FUSE Modular Coffee Press Lets You Pull An Espresso While On The Go

08/08/2016, If you love yourself a good cup of coffee, whether it be in the morning to perk you up for work or school, or one in the afternoon just to relax while reading a book, or maybe one before bed because you know, let’s all live a bit dangerously, you know...

Prisma Coffeemaker Will Make You Cold Brew In 10 Minutes

08/03/2016, If you’re really into coffee, chances are you might have sampled a cold brew or two in your life, or maybe you’ve even tried to make your own. If you have, then you probably know how long the process is and it can take up to 12 hours, or in some cases...

San Francisco Residents Can Buy Baguettes From A Vending Machine

07/31/2016, Vending machines are wonderful things as they are incredibly convenient. For example we’ve seen vending machines that can dispense short stories, marijuana, hot cooked fries, and even undergarments. Now over in San Francisco, if you’ve ever had a...