kitchen

Water oven makes slow cookin' that roast a breeze

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/sou2.jpg" />We did a little roast beast this year on Christmas, and although it turned out great, there was a huge amount of consternatio

Castoven: Microwave with built-in YouTube player (video)

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/castoven_2-620x339.png" /> Two researchers from Japan's <a href="http://www.keio.ac.jp/">Keio University</a> (which yours truly attended

Powered cooler to replace ice at picnics – and you ask why there's an energy crisis

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/fridge.JPG" />Here's the thing. I appreciate innovation. This rechargable portable refrigerator looks handy. <em>Handy if you live in a w

QooQ – a tablet computer that teaches you how to cook

<img class="shot" title="qooq" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/qooq1.jpg" alt="qooq" width="395" height="263" />[France] Tablets are destined to be the next super trendy tech dev

Udder pitcher makes me want a glass of moo

There’s not a lot to say about this pitcher. You’re looking at it, right? That’s what it is. It costs $22. [via BoingBoing]

Anvil Motion cabinets: crazy cool and crazy expensive

I’ll seriously try to withhold any jokes about us becoming lazy or references to Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics in this post. Also, I’ll try not to talk about how people like you an

Now robots can prepare your sushi and pancakes

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/06/sushi_phone.png" /> <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/01/07/japan-is-the-worlds-no-1-robot-country-dwarfs-the-us-and-large-parts-o

I want my flying car – kitchens of the future

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/kitchen.jpg" alt="kitchen" title="kitchen" width="431" height="357" class="center" /> Remember when they said we'd all have flying cars

Add exact smidgens to your gumbo with this cyber-spoon

It’s true, anything can be improved. Some clever designer has created what could be the penultimate kitchen gadget. The digital spoon. The issue is, while for general cooking, you can use volume

Review: Juiceman, Jr.

Many of the gadgets mentioned on CrunchGear are geared for the living room or office.  There does exist, however, an entire range of under-represented gadgets designed for the kitchen.  For you, dea

SmartShopper digital list maker gets $50 price drop

Back in July of 2007, some of you may recall that your good buddy Doug wrote a post about the $150 SmartShopper device titled SmartShopper Needs $147 Price Drop to be Competitive, wherein I compared t

BBQ tools for Zorro, other swashbucklers is, well, something

The idea of “sword fighting with wieners” doesn’t bring the above image to my mind, but maybe I’m a bit off. This is a skewer with a fencing hilt, nothing more, nothing less. I

Vintage video game themed cutting boards cut straight through to my geeky heart

Are we as citizens ready for icons from our 8-bit pasts to make their way into our kitchens? Yes, yes we are. Take this Triforce cutting board. It’s fully usable and will remind you of your ques

QuickCup heats up water in 3 seconds: tea anyone?

[photopress:tefalquickcup.jpg,full,right] The QuickCup, delightful little device that it is, somehow manages to heat up water in three seconds. From there you can make a cup of tea or cocoa or whateve

Forkchops – What I want for Xmas

Not often do kitchen utensils make the rounds of gadget blogs, but when my friend showed me these Forkchops, I was all like, “OMG! WTF!” because I have to have them right now. I eat a lot

The future that was supposed to be today is just plain creepy

http://progressive.playstream.com/playstream/progressive/flashplayers/FLVPlayer.swf A friend sent this to me and I’m not exactly sure what to think of it. Part of me enjoys watching old videos like

The Juicer

Last night, my roommates came home with a juicer that they purchased from Target. It looked like a normal juicer, despite the disgusting eggshell coloring it had. Then I heard laughter, a great roar o