High-tech home gear for gadget gurus

High-tech home gear for gadget gurus

Pretty soon we’ll all be monitoring our homes from smart devices that enable us to turn lights on and off, adjust the heat, and start the washing machine or dryer. And then we can put up our feet and watch robots vacuum the floor and clean the windows. Robots and Wi-Fi enabled thermostats, lights, and light switches are just some of the smart appliances that Consumer Reports tested this year. And we have to admit, most of them were pretty cool. Perhaps just the … (read more)

February 2011 Monthly Round-Up for Kitchen Contraptions

February 2011 was another amazing month of Kitchen Contraptions – filled with kitchen gadgets, small appliances, and other kitchen wonders. Thanks again to all of our loyal readers for visiting us each day, and you can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Baking

NinjaBread Man – Silent and Deadly Cookies YUMBOTS – The Friendly Cupcake Robots

Cleaning Supplies

DPW – Department of Public Works Sink Stopper

Free Standing Kitchens

10 Induction Cooktops For Modern Free Standing Kitchens and Others

Grilling

Steel Charcoal Grills from Fire & Steel(read more)

Breville Radio Toaster – Tunes and Toast in One Small Appliance

We really like dual purpose kitchen gadgets, and this toaster meets tune box is pretty amazing. With stylish retro looks, and a classic 2 slice capacity the Breville Radio Toaster even has variable browning control. It even has variable width bread slots for thick and thin slices of bread. The radio side has both the standard radio features, but also has an input for your MP3 player too.

Other features include:

Reheat & defrost function Mid-cycle cancel Extra high lift for easy toast removal Fully removable crumb tray for easy clean Blue illuminated toasting … (read more)

January 2011 Monthly Round-Up for Kitchen Contraptions

January 2011 was another amazing month of Kitchen Contraptions – filled with kitchen gadgets, small appliances, and other kitchen wonders. Thanks again to all of our loyal readers for visiting us each day, and you can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Baking

Perfect Pie Crust Makers Sur La Table 40-60% Off Annual Sale for 2011

Coffee Makers

Bodum Brazil French Press 34-Ounce Coffee Maker with Pavina Glasses Perfect Pressed Coffee with the Bodum Brazil French Press Coffee Maker with Milk Frother DeLonghi ESAM3300 Magnifica Super-Automatic Espresso … (read more)

December 2010 Monthly Round-Up for Kitchen Contraptions

Happy New Year! December 2010 was another amazing month of Kitchen Contraptions – filled with kitchen gadgets, small appliances, and other kitchen wonders along with our Holiday Gift Guide. Thanks again to all of our loyal readers for visiting us each day, and you can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Cleaning Supplies

Baking

Pac-Man Cookie Cutters – Eat Those Ghosts

General News

What Kitchen Contraptions Did You Get this Holiday Season 2010? Happy Holidays from Kitchen Contraptions – 2010 My Very Own Toy Kitchen

Grilling

A … (read more)

What Kitchen Contraptions Did You Get this Holiday Season 2010?

What kitchen gadgets and other small appliances did you get this holiday season? We got quite a few ourselves including a turkey fryer, tongs, and well – lots of coffee stuff. What did you get? Sound off in the comments and you can also send us info on Facebook and Twitter.


The Best 10 Gifts for the Chef in Your Life

In keeping with our Holiday gift picks and gift guide, we’re always trying to provide more gift ideas for the kitchen gadget person in your life. We found this really good gift guide with 10 suggestions on what to buy.

The gifts include:

TB Groupe Evercut Knife Boos Cherry Cutting Board Ozeri Touch II Kitchen Scale Meat thermometer (newfangled or “original”) Silpat Baking Mat Steel Dough Scraper Something made of cast iron from Le Creuset High-quality Olive Oil Cooking shows on DVD or iTunes

At 10 Tasteful Gifts For The Aspiring Chef

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Click and Cook Modular Cooking Ware

This multi-purpose snap-together kitchen gadget is available to purchase. Typically we see these devices of the future and they never come to be, but you can purchase this one. Why? The creators are a small design team that takes bids on winning designs you choose to sponsor. We think the Click and Cook must have been a no brainer. We’re tired of having a bucket full of utensils when we only ever use 2-3 tops when cooking.

Via Gizmodo at Click and Cook


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