Gadgets podcast 001: sous vide, electric grills, iPhone add-ons
In our first episode, Jason and Mark talk about two of their favorite kitchen appliances: the Nomiku Sous Vide Immersion Circulator, and the George Foreman Grill. Plus, two cool iPhone add-ons.
Gadgets is Boing Boing's newest podcast! In each episode the editors and friends of Boing Boing recommend technology they love and use. This time, we discuss the Nomiku Sous Vide Immersion Circulator, the classic George Foreman Grill, the Galileo Bluetooth Robotic Platform for iOS Devices, and the Mophie Space Pack.
Our picks this week:
Nomiku Sous Vide Immersion Circulator: $300
George Foreman 5-Serving Classic Plate Grill: $33
Galileo Bluetooth Robotic Platform for iOS Devices: $149
Correction: Sphere can be uploaded and displayed on the web. Makes it a lot more fun. I am not sure that was working when I tested it in March. --jason
Mophie Space Pack 32GB for iPhone: $160
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