Glowforge raises $22 million to popularize its 3-D laser printers, catalog of materials

Glowforge CEO Dan Shapiro with a satchel he made using his company's own 3D laser printers. Of all the ways to make a 3-dimensional object, 3D printing is still the freshest, whether what’s involved is plastic extrusion, milling away wood or metal, or the spinning of cells into functional living tissues. Now, a company that makes a desktop laser cutter and engraver for home or office use, Glowforge, has raised $22 million to start mass production of its devices. The startup… Read More

Glowforge CEO Dan Shapiro with a satchel he made using his company's own 3D laser printers. Of all the ways to make a 3-dimensional object, 3D printing is still the freshest, whether what’s involved is plastic extrusion, milling away wood or metal, or the spinning of cells into functional living tissues. Now, a company that makes a desktop laser cutter and engraver for home or office use, Glowforge, has raised $22 million to start mass production of its devices. The startup… Read More

Spinn’s unique coffee brewer brings ‘third wave’ roasters to your countertop

Spinn There’s no shortage of ways to get a satisfactory caffeine fix these days, and some of them are mighty high-tech. Spinn Coffee’s new machine, demonstrated on stage at Disrupt NY today, claims one of the most high-tech of all — but this elaborate centrifugal brewing method may be the most versatile as well. Read More

Spinn There’s no shortage of ways to get a satisfactory caffeine fix these days, and some of them are mighty high-tech. Spinn Coffee’s new machine, demonstrated on stage at Disrupt NY today, claims one of the most high-tech of all — but this elaborate centrifugal brewing method may be the most versatile as well. Read More

FirstBuild launches Pique, a faster cold-brew coffee maker for the home

2693a54f-fe04-474d-980f-3069368bbe7c-thumbnail GE’s gadget-invention partner FirstBuild is launching Pique, a cold-brew coffee maker for the home.
Coffee has turned from a daily routine into somewhat of an art form in the last few years, with drip makers, the French press, single-serve cups, pour-over and an endless supply of the latest hi-tech machines that will whip up any bean-flavored concoction to your liking.
Note most of… Read More

2693a54f-fe04-474d-980f-3069368bbe7c-thumbnail GE’s gadget-invention partner FirstBuild is launching Pique, a cold-brew coffee maker for the home.
Coffee has turned from a daily routine into somewhat of an art form in the last few years, with drip makers, the French press, single-serve cups, pour-over and an endless supply of the latest hi-tech machines that will whip up any bean-flavored concoction to your liking.
Note most of… Read More

Taco Bell wants you to order food from a chat bot

We’ve seen some clever ways to order food online in our day, but this one is decidedly off the wall. Taco Bell is testing TacoBot, a chat AI that helps you order (what else?) tacos in a Slack conversation. Think of it as a tasty text adventure — y…

We've seen some clever ways to order food online in our day, but this one is decidedly off the wall. Taco Bell is testing TacoBot, a chat AI that helps you order (what else?) tacos in a Slack conversation. Think of it as a tasty text adventure — y…

Prawn and Avocado Salad

Prawn and Avocado Salad

Prawn and Avocado Salad A big event in your life! You finally meet your boyfriend`s parents so you decided to cook for them. You can always start the main meal with a delicious salad of prawn and avocado. They will be thrilled by your culinary skills and definitely you will leave a good impression. First, choose the items you need for this dish and then start cooking it. I forgot to tell you that you are not going to do this in your kitchen but on a wonderful beach near the ocean. Have fun cooking the delicious prawn and avocado salad!!!

Rocket Internet Sells Food Startups In Spain, Italy, Brazil, Mexico For $140M To Just Eat

food The takeout shakeout continues apace. Since going public in 2014, Rocket Internet has been trying to simplify and reorganize the tangle of e-commerce startups funded and grown by the Berlin-based incubator to make the main business more profitable. Today comes the latest move on that front. Rocket Internet is selling food takeaway operations in Spain, Italy, Brazil and Mexico to Just Eat… Read More

food The takeout shakeout continues apace. Since going public in 2014, Rocket Internet has been trying to simplify and reorganize the tangle of e-commerce startups funded and grown by the Berlin-based incubator to make the main business more profitable. Today comes the latest move on that front. Rocket Internet is selling food takeaway operations in Spain, Italy, Brazil and Mexico to Just Eat… Read More