Meal Monitoring

Seeking peace of mind, consumers turn to high-tech devices to manage meals

Implications - While aging offers the allure of maturity and wisdom, a natural decline in certain physical and cognitive functions can make day-to-day activities more cumbersome. Seeking to manage routine activities in an easier manner, aging consumers are turning to high-tech monitoring devices to help make cooking and meal preparation safer and more efficient. Digital monitoring tactics reflect a desire to maintain routine living in a more convenient, yet technologically integrated manner.
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Mild Top 5 Examples: 24,754 Total Clicks Sep 13 - May 14
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Intuitive Food Printers - Atomium Makes Meals From Molecules, Tailored to Taste and Nutrient Needs
SCORE: 6
Hot 9,479 Clicks Pub: Sep 27, 13
Intuitive Food Printers
Atomium Makes Meals From Molecules, Tailored to Taste and Nutrient Needs
The alien shape of the Atomium 3D Food Printer certainly does not give away its function. You would never guess that this odd-looking appliance boasts the ability to build healthy food right before... [More]
Meal-Monitoring Stoves - The Orb LPG Gas Knob Becomes a Handy Suppertime Supervisor
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Warm 7,759 Clicks Pub: Oct 23, 13
Meal-Monitoring Stoves
The Orb LPG Gas Knob Becomes a Handy Suppertime Supervisor
When you’ve got a lot on the go while preparing dinner, you can probably handle listening for one or two timers to sound, but missing the whistle of your pot for a dish that’s done early... [More]
Digital Heat-Monitoring Cooking Aids - The iDevice Kitchen Thermometer Premiered at CES 2014
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Mild 1,448 Clicks Pub: Jan 9, 14
Digital Heat-Monitoring Cooking Aids
The iDevice Kitchen Thermometer Premiered at CES 2014
The iDevice Kitchen Thermometer will help improve your cooking skills while you chill out in another room. This gadget is a little like the recently revealed iGrill that launched at the start of the... [More]
Modern Mobile Saucepans - The Movpot Has a Built-in Element to Bring Cooking Out of the Kitchen
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Untested 5,572 Clicks Pub: Oct 11, 13
Modern Mobile Saucepans
The Movpot Has a Built-in Element to Bring Cooking Out of the Kitchen
Multitasking while cooking is only increasing in commonness so more appliances should be designed like the Electrolux Movpot. This innovative culinary apparatus is a hi-tech saucepan that carries... [More]
Robotic Bread Browners - The Automatic Toast Machine Enhances the Technology of Breakfast Prep
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Untested 496 Clicks Pub: Nov 28, 13
Robotic Bread Browners
The Automatic Toast Machine Enhances the Technology of Breakfast Prep
With some elaborate exceptions, the toaster has largely not improved in over a generation. The Automatic Toast Machine is a proposal for a much more modern appliance that surely promises color and... [More]