food

AI predicts new food and drink pairings

Posted in Software on 21st May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Robot gourmands are imminent, it seems, and they might someday craft recipes just as delicious as those from their human counterparts.

Alphabet’s Wing will kick off Helsinki drone deliveries in summer 2019

Posted in Business on 20th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Wing says in the coming weeks it will deploy a small fleet of drones in the city’s Vuosaari district, where they’ll ferry provisions from convenience stores to homes and “multi-family housing communities.”

Amazon leads $575 million investment in food delivery network Deliveroo

Posted in Business on 20th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Similar to Uber Eats, Deliveroo provides transport infrastructure that allows restaurants of any size to offer customers delivery — without having to hire their own drivers.

Striking study reveals how dietary fats enter the brain and cause depression

Posted in Medicine on 13th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

"We often use fatty food to comfort ourselves as it tastes really good, however in the long term, this is likely to affect one's mood in a negative way"

Microsoft researchers beat Tencent and Intel in autonomous greenhouse competition

Posted in Business on 16th Dec, 2018
by Alex Muller

Microsoft Research have won a cucumber-growing competition held in autonomous greenhouses.