This machine cooks tortillas in 30 seconds

Instant tortillas! Now you can buy a machine that cooks hot tortillas in just 30 seconds. They call them “fresh homemade tortillas”. We are talking about a Swiss company that has created this machine, “Flatev” to revolutionize the way people prepare fresh tortillas. How to get tortillas?  The machine breaks open the pod of dough, presses it and cooks it. When it’s done, the tortilla is delivered to a tray at the bottom of the machine, so you can keep them warm if you’re making several for a good diner with family or friends. Not too much space is needed. It takes the same as a coffee-maker. They ensure it takes […]

First robots staffed hotel

Robots are here to stay. That is what we can learn from this new robots staffed hotel, the first in the world, located in Japan: Henn-na Hotel. At this hotel you won’t find a helpful receptionist who is in charge to check you in. You will be greeted by multi-lingual robots instead of them. But, what about the other services that the hotel provides? You don’t have to worry about that. A robotic arm will store the luggage and a porter robot will carry them to your room. Robots There are more surprises: they have a face recognition system that registers your face, so you can access to your room […]

Bike washing machine

A bike washing machine could be the best invention of recent years, right? The project is not far away and it is as simple as you read: the bike washing machine washes your clothes while you pedal. It is cheaper than going to the gym for a spinning hour and now you can say you really wash your own clothes. And what is more: it is healthy, eco-friendly and helps you lose weight. The project is an idea of Chinese designers of Dalian Nationalities University: Xuefei Liu, Di Fang, Linhao Su, Zhanbing Li, Xiaoyu Gao Xueyi Wang, Wen Fan, Liying Zhu, Deqian Zhao, Huan Li, Mengmeng Hu and Weiwei Li. How […]