The holidays are just around the corner, and what better way to get in the festive mood than with a cheesecake? Not just any cheesecake, the Philly Series 5 pokes fun at Sony’s newly released console. This kit comes with a specially designed pan that mimics the PlayStation 5, and includes all the key ingredients you need to bake a cheesecake. Not only does it have a delicious flavor, but the food creation itself is something to marvel at.
Researchers from Meiji University, led by Homei Miyashita, have created the Norimaki Synthesizer. This lickable gadget uses ion electrophoresis in five different gels filled with electrolytes that supply controlled amounts of each of the five basic tastes. When activated, each one can apply an arbitrary taste to the user’s tongue, comparable to the way optical displays produce various shades from three basic colors.
Miso Robotics unveils their latest robot, the Robot on a Rail (ROAR). This innovative robot arm can be installed under a standard kitchen hood and enables two stations to work together simultaneously, while interacting with a cold storage hopper. It’s powered by Miso AI (Miso’s eponymous cloud-based platform) that enable to cook various dishes from several food categories, including chicken tenders, chicken wings, tater tots, french fries, waffle fries, cheese sticks, potato wedges, corn dogs, popcorn shrimp / chicken, and onion rings.