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This Japanese Company Wants to 3D-Print Custom Sushi for Each Diner

But before you eat, you’ll need to hand over some “biological samples,” including urine and saliva.
Bettina Makalintal
3.11.19
Technology

Woman Says Hacker Used Her McDonald's App to Buy $500 of Food in Five Days

The hacker, who was hundreds of miles away in Montreal, splurged on fries, Big Macs, poutine, Filet-O-Fish sandwiches, and more.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.7.19
Technology

Meet the BreadBot, the Most Tasty-Smelling Robot Overlord of the Future

Butchers and candlestick makers: The robots are coming for you next.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.8.19
Technology

Vitaminwater Will Give You $100K to Ditch Your Smart Phone for a Year

You will be provided a “1996-era cellular telephone."
Jelisa Castrodale
12.14.18
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UK Restaurant Chain Offers Free Meals for Diners Who Put Their Phones Away

Teenagers at the dinner table will just have to piss off their parents the old-fashioned way.
Bettina Makalintal
11.28.18
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Study Says Students Would Rather Go Without Food than Without Their Phones

Research into smartphone addiction is still in its preliminary stages, but folks: It's looking bleak.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.16.18
Technology

New Advancements In Prosthetic Limbs Are Making It Easier To Crack Open a Cold One

The Coapt system allows users to accomplish two-handed tasks in the kitchen, and elsewhere, better than ever before.
Lauren Rothman
10.24.18
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The Latest Cruelty-Free Meat Is Chicken Nuggets Grown from Cells

Some geniuses have figured out a way to take a single feather and make it into tender nugs. Just don't call them 'lab-grown.'
Jelisa Castrodale
10.23.18
Technology

This Lettuce-Peeling Robot Is Another Step Toward Human-Free Agriculture

It won't happen overnight, but mechanization is a growing threat to the agricultural labor force.
Lauren Rothman
10.2.18
Technology

Crab Shells Could Become the Plastic of the Future

Researchers have found that instead of going into the garbage, crab shells could be going into a new form of biodegradable packaging.
Lauren Rothman
7.26.18
Technology

WATCH: Genius Dude Converts Car Windshield Wipers into Kombucha Fountain

"I regret everything. Everything's sticky. I don't even think I can get the smell out if I clean it."
Jelisa Castrodale
7.25.18
Technology

Chilean Man Paid for New Android Phone with 127 Pounds of Avocados

And they said avocado toast is a waste of money. Who's laughing now?
Jelisa Castrodale
6.4.18
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