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The Future

  1. robots
    Amazon Is Testing Its Cashier-less Technology for Bigger StoresIf it’s implemented at Whole Foods, employees’ worst fears would be confirmed.
  2. food delivery
    Danny Meyer Just Made a Big Investment in Food DeliveryHis private-equity firm now has a stake in Goldbelly.
  3. hard to swallow
    Researchers Want to Engineer Your Perfect Diet — They Just Need Your DNACompanies like Nestlé are combining the dinner-in-a-pill fantasies of science fiction with the privacy concerns of Facebook.
  4. the future
    The French Finally Invent Champagne Bottle That Will Work in SpaceWho says humanity has stopped reaching for the stars?
  5. Watch: Are Grain Bowls Made by Robots the Food of the Future?Spyce is now serving lunch made by mechanical cooks.
  6. the future
    All-Automated Chain Eatsa Didn’t Impress Diners With Its Fancy Vending MachinesScore one for live cashiers.
  7. the future
    Tesla Is Trying to Add Convenience Stores to Its Charging StationsRecharging takes 30 minutes, so Tesla says people want to “eat” and “have a cup of coffee.”
  8. this is very french
    France Now Has 24-Hour Oyster Vending MachinesWho said the French were no longer culinary innovators?
  9. the future
    Scientists Have Created a Food They Believe Can Alleviate World HungerIt’s made with just four ingredients: water, carbon dioxide, microbes, and electricity.
  10. apps
    Shazam for Food Is Actually Maybe RealPic2Recipe promises to — you guessed it — use pictures to identify recipes.
  11. the future
    Apple Created, and Patented, a Box That Keeps Employees’ Pizza CrispyThe revolutionary company sets out to make desk lunches a little less sad.
  12. the future
    World’s Coolest Scientist Predicts Hangovers Could Be Eliminated by 2050So-called “alcosynth” would solve a lot of other problems associated with traditional booze, too.
  13. innovation
    Japan Finally Invents Spreadable Coffee for ToastIt’s like the Frappuccino version of Nutella.
  14. the future
    Amazon Reportedly Wants Robots to Run SupermarketsThe stores supposedly only need three human workers.
  15. the future
    The First GMO Apple Will Hit Grocery Stores This FebruaryIn a handful of midwestern grocery stores.
  16. the future
    Robot Food Deliveries Arrive in D.C. and Silicon ValleyA new start-up wants to truly eliminate all human interaction from food delivery.
  17. the future
    The Limits, and Possibilities, of a Robot ChefThe chef of the future makes only one dish: crab bisque. So it better be tasty.
  18. the future
    A New App Pays People to Recommend RestaurantsAtlis is positioning itself as a strong competitor to Yelp.
  19. news you can booze
    Self-Driving Truck Makes 100-Mile Beer RunThe future arrives. And it’s got cases of Budweiser.
  20. the future
    This New Coffee Shop Charges Customers by How Much Time They Spend in the StoreUnlimited coffee and Wi-Fi are included.
  21. the future
    A New Electric Spoon Could Make Vegetables Taste ‘Like Chocolate’The scientists realized there was no other way to get kids to eat their broccoli.
  22. the future
    Trump Supporter ‘Warns’ of Amazing Future With ‘Taco Trucks on Every Corner’Now that would make America great.
  23. no going back
    Orange Juice Sales Are PlummetingDespite industry efforts, people just aren’t drinking it anymore.
  24. the future
    Government, With Nothing Better to Do, Invents Edible Food WrappingResearchers say it works better than plastic, is ecofriendly, and even tastes good.
  25. the future
    San Francisco Restaurant’s Robots Will Crank Out 400 Burgers an HourSay good-bye to those burger-flipping jobs.
  26. The Future
    Scientists ​Pretty Sure Humans Could Eat Food Grown in Martian SoilGood news for when Earth is no longer inhabitable.
  27. The Future
    Pizza Robots Are Almost a RealityThe founder calls it “Domino’s without the labor component.”
  28. Meat Alternatives
    Meat-Free Food May Soon Include Vegan OystersHampton Creek stands to become a billion-dollar company with more than 600 products.
  29. The Chain Gang
    Turns Out the Robot Apocalypse Will Begin at Fast-Food RestaurantsSkynet? More like FryNet.
  30. The Future
    Will Chickpea Water Be the Next Kale?Chefs and condiment companies alike are excited by the newfound culinary properties of an ingredient people have literally been pouring down the drain for years.
  31. The Future
    Man Claims He Literally Traveled Through Time to Steal Meat From Arby’sThings are apparently pretty bleak in 2020.
  32. The Chain Gang
    A New McDonald’s Will Offer All-You-Can-Eat FriesThe company calls it the “McDonald’s of the future.”
  33. The Future
    NASA Thinks Potatoes Can Legitimately Grow on MarsResearchers are planting 65 “resilient” spuds in Earth’s harshest desert conditions.
  34. The Future
    Restaurant Fires Robot Waiters After Learning They Can’t Even Pour Water“Their skills are somewhat limited.”
  35. The Future
    Get Ready for Fake Shrimp Made of AlgaeYes, it’s humane — but is it any good?
  36. The Future
    Domino’s Is Testing the World’s First Pizza-Delivery RobotThe future is now.
  37. The Future
    Hydroponic Lettuce Start-Ups Want to Bring Local Produce to AlaskaIndoor farming could change the game for a state that imports as much as 95 percent of its food.
  38. The Future
    Start-ups Are Creating Gadgets to Detect E. Coli and GlutenThe 2015 outbreaks have some entrepreneurs rethinking their tech gizmos.
  39. The Future
    The FDA Just Approved Genetically Modified Salmon for Human ConsumptionThe biotech company behind the fish says it could be on the market in two years.
  40. The Future
    Experts Are Working to Make Seaweed the Next Kale“Plentiful, healthy, and virtuous, kelp is the culinary equivalent of an electric car.”
  41. Future Of Food
    An All-Insect Restaurant Will Open in LondonGet ready for worm burgers.
  42. The Chain Gang
    Domino’s Built a Futuristic Delivery Car That Has Its Own OvenIt can carry 80 pizzas at one time.
  43. The Chain Gang
    Starbucks Has Hired Its First-Ever Chief Technology OfficerAn executive from Adobe is coming aboard to help “power Starbucks into the future.”
  44. The Future
    NASA Is Spending $200,000 to See If Poop Can Be Turned Into FoodWho’ll draw the short straw on taste-testing this?
  45. The Future
    An Astronaut Finally Ate Space Lettuce and He’s Totally FineEasily the most groundbreaking greens-related news of this generation.
  46. The Future
    NASA Is Running Farm-to-Table Lettuce Experiments in SpaceThey want to make space lettuce “a palatable, nutritious, and safe source of fresh food.”
  47. War On Noodles
    Mad Scientists Invent Hot-Noodle Vending MachineYet these same inventors seem to think the machines will be able to replace noodle shops — which does not sound okay because noodle shops are the best.
  48. The Future
    Cars of the Future Will Be Able to Buy Your Coffee for YouApparently, there’s a good chance it’ll be from McDonald’s.
  49. The Future
    Meet the 27-Year-Old Shishito-Pepper Baron of New YorkNoah Robbins is on a quest to change the way we eat by applying Silicon Valley-like data analysis to commercial farming.
  50. The Future
    Here’s a New Peugeot Van Specifically Designed to Be a Food TruckIt looks like something out of Transformers.
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