Hershey’s has just unveiled an innovative Reese’s Trick-or-Treat Door that safely dispenses candy this Halloween. This robotic, social-distancing creation brings Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups direct to your doorstep, and once it arrives, all you need to do is say “trick or treat” to receive a nice surprise. It travels through neighborhoods being controlled by a remote operator, complete with smoke, lights and an epic Halloween soundtrack. Read more for a video and additional information.
Singapore Airlines had to ground most of its fleet due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but they came up with a clever idea to use at least two of their A380 aircraft. Turn them into restaurants of sorts. If you demand nothing but the most luxurious meal, you’ll have to pay a hefty price tag, up to $441 a person. Fortunately, every single available seat was fully booked within half an hour of sales going live earlier today. Read more for a video and additional information.
Pizza Hut partnered with Ogilvy to launch a limited-edition pizza box that doubles as a functional foosball table. It was created to celebrate the start of the Europa League on October 22nd, and as you might have already guessed, most people will not be able to get their hands on these, since just five of them are available. To get your chance at winning one, you’ll have to download the Pizza Hut app, join the 12th Player Club, and then leave a comment on the company’s Facebook page. Read more for additional pictures and information.
Ever wish there was a gadget that could help keep your burrito eating experience a lot cleaner? If so, then Burrito Pop should do the trick. Simply put, it’s a twistable burrito holder that not only keeps the toppings on the inside, but your food warm as well should there be any leftovers. Available in several different colors, the design has been patented so you won’t see a flood of similar burrito holders on the market. Read more for a video and additional information.
Razer RESPAWN is the chewing gum that eSports gamers probably never knew they needed, or at least that’s what the company wants you to think. It was created in collaboration with Mars Wrigley’s 5 gum and formulated with B vitamins as well as nutrients like green tea extract. Available in three flavors – Cool Mint, Tropical Punch, and Pomegranate Watermelon, with many of them already popular with RESPAWN’s mental performance drink line. Read more for additional pictures and information.
You’ve probably seen more than enough soda geysers over the years, or to be more specific, the reaction between Diet Coke and Mentos mints that causes the beverage to spray out of its container. This happens because the candies catalyze the release of gas from the beverage, thus creating an eruption that pushes most of the liquid up and out of the bottle. What happens when you supersize this experiment? A group of Russian friends decided to find out. Read more for the video and additional information.
SodaStream’s Fizzi One Touch lets you make sparkling water or pop at home, and you can get one for $69 shipped, today only, originally $129.99. Just select how fizzy you’d like, add an optional flavor, and you’re ready to enjoy. It features a slim, space saving design with proprietary snap-lock technology that instantly clips in the BPA-free carbonating bottle for quick and easy carbonation. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Israel-based startup Redefine Meat aims to launch 3D printers that will let food distributors make plant-based steaks mimicking real beef next year. Called “Alt-Steak,” this meatless alternative will first make rounds at high-end restaurants this year before shipping its industrial-scale 3D printers to meat distributors in 2021. Read more for a video and additional information.
KFC Gaming is apparently a thing now, and they’ve just unveiled the KFConsole. This is the same Kentucky Fried Chicken fast food chain you grew up with, but they’ve pivoted to eSports, or so the internet thinks. However, it may be just a promotion for their KFC Esports Performance Burger. Whatever the case may be, this KFConsole is set to launch o November 11th, 2020. Read more for the trailer and additional information.
Ever wish you could taste all of the delicious food you see online? Well, that may become a reality sooner than later, thanks to a novel taste display proposed by Japanese researchers at Meiji University. This device uses ion electrophoresis spread across five gels containing electrolytes that supply controlled amounts of each of the five basic tastes. When an electric current flows through it, an arbitrary taste is applied to the user’s tongue, similar to how modern displays are able to produce multiple shades using three basic colors (RGB). Read more for a video and additional information.