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I can’t believe someone makes… Holographic chocolate

Holographic chocolate - Morphotinix

I’m rather partial to chocolate, and holography is a bit of a personal hobbyhorse, so you can imagine my eye was caught by news stories about holographic chocolate! Swiss company Morphotonix are the people who make this complicated confectionery, and apparently they can add the technology without altering the taste… Jacob Aron, of New Scientist, takes up the story: Why ...

I can’t believe someone makes… Wi-Fi kettles

ikettle from firebox

You know the Internet of Things. Internet connected fridges and toasters and garage doors… Well how about the Wi-Fi kettle? Steamy IP! The iKettle , complete with an LED backlit control panel and four tailored temperature settings, can be cunningly controlled by your iOS or Android smartphone, and features user-friendly Wake Up and Welcome Home modes. It’s yours for £99.99, if you order it ...

I can’t believe someone makes… a nagging fork

hapifork

The delightfully-named Hapifork, made and crowdfunded via Hapilabs, claims to be “an electronic fork that gives people the ability to closely monitor the way that they eat in real time and over a long period of time through statistical measurement”. It aims to encourage healthy eating, by flashing a light and gently vibrating if the user is eating too fast ...