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Posted:
Jun 19, 2015

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Orange Chef Cooks Up a New Countertop Kitchen Scale

App-enabled food scales have been smart kitchen fixtures for a while now. Existing products like Drop and Perfect Bake tell you exactly when and how much of a certain ingredient to add so you can feel at ease regardless of your degree of cooking competency. While Orange Chef's new Countertop scale...

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Mar 4, 2015

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What If We Replaced Your Unhealthy Afternoon Snack With A 3-D Printed Healthy Alternative?

An average processed snack travels 1,300 miles to the grocery store. But the snack of the future may be hyper-local: A new concept design considers how 3-D printing could transform processed food, making it both healthier and possible to produce inside cities.

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