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“Appliances and Cooking Tools”

Jun 22, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
From a bulletproof car to an aerial sports drone to an electric Harley to an aerodynamic World Cup ball, this week, it's all about the action.
Mar 7, 2014 05:36 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Interaction designer Simone Rebaudengo pictures a world where smart appliances behave like people and humans merely host them. Continue reading →
Jan 25, 2012 09:06 PM ET // Alice Truong
Just because you're in the middle of the Pacific Ocean doesn't mean you can't have a hot meal. The Floating Flamer brings the barbecue to you when you're off kayaking, swimming or hanging out with dolphin friends. READ MORE: How to Use Liquid Nitrogen to Make the Perfect Hamburger The buoyant grill...
Apr 17, 2012 05:50 PM ET // Alice Truong
The sun is welcoming you into its warm embrace. That means it's time to start thinking barbecue. Hammacher Schlemmer has a set of heat shield barbecue tools that resemble fencing weapons. The handles were designed to protect knuckles from the grill's heat. The barbecue set includes a spatula, fork ...
Jul 19, 2012 11:00 AM ET // Derek Markham
Forget about building a better mousetrap. Let's talk about building a better fork. That's the idea behind the Knork, the flatware with the funny name. We've all been there, using the edge of our fork instead of a knife to cut our food, either because it's more convenient or because using a knife mi...
Dec 7, 2011 12:00 PM ET // Alice Truong
Even in the kitchen, people don't want to part from their iPads. With countless cooking apps, why would they want to? If anything, these days, tablets have become engrained in our lives thanks to their practicality (not to say we don't use them for impractical reasons -- Angry Birds, anyone?). So m...
Jan 10, 2012 11:23 PM ET // Alice Truong
Here's one of those situations where you ask: Why didn't I have this back in school?   LG Electronics unveiled the Blast Chiller at CES on Monday. The feature, which will be in the manufacturer's premium refrigerators, can chill room-temperature drinks in mere minutes, the company says. With the po...
Aug 10, 2012 10:20 PM ET // Derek Markham
Your home bar may be well equipped to handle making anything from a margarita to a martini, but how are you set for your mobile mixing needs? When it comes to tailgating, making cocktails while camping, or serving drinks in the RV, does it make sense to take along all of your bar tools along [...]
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