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Blenders that will give you more than your five a day

Blenders that will give you more than your five a day

By 6 October 2014

Blenders fall into the category of kitchen gadgets you don't realise you need until you buy one and can't live without it. They come in a range of shapes and sizes, and they will do all sorts from creating cocktail concoctions to making ice cream.... >>

Looking to store your iPad, iPhone and kitchen knives in the same place? Head to Kickstarter

Looking to store your iPad, iPhone and kitchen knives in the same place? Head to Kickstarter

By 28 May 2014

There are several gadgets designed to keep your tablet or smartphone safe and in view when you are in the kitchen, but few have storage for your kitchen knives and utensils too. The Kitchen Workstation in Bamboo is currently seeking funding on Kickstarter... >>

AEG Hob2Hood Connect lets your induction hob control your extractor hood, wirelessly

AEG Hob2Hood Connect lets your induction hob control your extractor hood, wirelessly

By 12 May 2014

If you're looking to make your kitchen a little smarter, AEG has announced Hob2Hood Connect, a system that lets your induction hob talk to your extractor hood.  The aim is to save you from having to stop cooking to poke buttons on the front of your hood.... >>

Samsung WW9000 smart washing machine offers full LCD touchscreen, smartphone-like controls

Samsung WW9000 smart washing machine offers full LCD touchscreen, smartphone-like controls

By 23 April 2014

Samsung has announced a new washing machine and as far as a machine to clean your clothes go, it looks pretty good. The Samsung WW9000 design has been completely stripped back offering just two buttons on the front of the appliance, along with a full... >>

Tefal Actifry Mini launched for smaller kitchens, 21 per cent more compact, 25 per cent faster

Tefal Actifry Mini launched for smaller kitchens, 21 per cent more compact, 25 per cent faster

By 31 January 2014

Tefal has announced a new version of its popular Actifry kitchen appliance that's more suited to smaller portions and offers a smaller footprint. The Tefal Actifry Mini is ideal for people with less space in their kitchens, either because the room is... >>

Sharp Chop-Syc interactive chopping board just a prototype, but could be released in future

Sharp Chop-Syc interactive chopping board just a prototype, but could be released in future

By 17 October 2013

Sharp scientists are looking into the possibility of an interactive chopping board that is currently a prototype becoming a full consumer product. Designed by Siobhán Andrews, winner of Sharp's paid internship competition in the UK, the Sharp Cho-Syc... >>

LG Holly Fulton customisable washing machine tells your smartphone when it's feeling poorly

LG Holly Fulton customisable washing machine tells your smartphone when it's feeling poorly

By 30 August 2013

LG has collaborated with fashion designer Holly Fulton to create a customisable washing machine, in celebration of London Fashion Week. Perhaps slightly different from what we normally cover here, but we thought it was worth a mention as there are only... >>

Hands-on: Electrolux Grand Cuisine range tested

Hands-on: Electrolux Grand Cuisine range tested

By 10 July 2013

How much do you like to cook? Are you a "throw it in the microwave" kind of person, or someone who actually wants to spend hours labouring in the kitchen to create the best dishes you can? Following the success of TV shows like MasterChef, cooking at... >>