The home appliance manufacturer, Whirlpool, understands that life is simply easier when a chef is using the best, most dependable tools, which is why at this year's CES, the brand put an emphasis on kitchen connectivity, with products like its futuristic microwave that comes equipped with with scan-to-cook technology.
The Internet-enabled appliance features an interactive touchscreen, resulting in a seamless cooking experience. In addition, this product features intuitive capabilities, meaning that it learns a user's patterns over time. For example if an individual cooks the same egg sandwich every morning, the device will begin to display those heating and timing specifications in the morning, without one having to set the device. The smart system is also equipped with Internet connectivity that makes it compatible with voice command systems, like Amazon's Alexa or Google Home.
Displaying a thorough understanding of an individual's needs, this connected microwave comes equipped with scan-to-cook technology, meaning that simply scanning the bar code of frozen meal would prompt the device to set the appropriate heating and timing specifications.