Microwave Oven

Unlikely Cascade of Failures Leads to Microwave’s Demise

Surely a blown light bulb can’t kill a microwave oven, right? You might not expect it to, but that was indeed the root cause of a problem that …

Light Bulbs

Recipes to Try If You Go Nuts for Nutella

If love is an understatement for the way you feel about Nutella, these indulgent Nutella recipes are just for you. Whether you're 7 or 70, chances …

Dessert

Nutty British inventor cooks up microwave oven game station

Probably best known for his home-made hoverbike or record-breaking mobility scooter, serial tinkerer and wacky garage inventor Colin Furze …

Cool Stuff

How to Cook Spaghetti Squash to Perfection in the Microwave

• With a large, very sharp knife, <b>carefully</b> cut the stem end from the spaghetti squash.<br>• Stand the squash up on the flat end and slice it in half …

Recipes

Let’s play video games on a microwave oven door

I dream of things that never were, and say “Why not?”<p>Something like five years ago, Andrew Wilson, who was then the president of EA Sports and not yet the boss of the whole shebang, offhandedly mentioned to me playing video games on Internet-enabled kitchen appliances. I laughed it off, but since …

Gaming

An In-Depth Look at the Increasingly Popular Fascination With Fidget Spinners and Gadgets

<i>PBS Idea Channel</i> host Mike Rugnetta examines the popularity of fidget spinners and gadgets, specifically defining the origins of the work, the …

Fidget

Inventor Colin Furze Turns a Microwave Oven Into a Video Game Console to Play While Cooking

Gaming

What's so great about 180 degrees?

Hot food, fast: The home microwave oven turns 50<p>It's been five decades of microwave popcorn and piping hot leftovers in home kitchens. A …

Food

No Signboard Seafood launches vending machine cluster in Tampines

SINGAPORE - The mamak shop - a convenience store found in the void deck of many Housing Board flats - has gone high tech.<p>A cluster of vending …

Singapore

Airdate: Strange Signals from Space

If <b>Stargazing</b> made you curious about life in the universe, the documentary <b>Strange Signals from Space</b> may interest you this Sunday night on SBS.<p><i>For</i> …

Aliens

Samsung My Recipes, Microwave Oven Recipes App - Samsung India

Customized<br>Chef<p>Discover recipe cooking methods customized to your smart oven model.<p>Cook<br>Time alert<p>Get real time alerts on your phone while it’s cooking …

Recipes

Garlic Chicken Barbeque

<b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>6 pieces chicken thigh fillets<br>• 2 cloves of fresh peeled garlic, grated<br>• 1 tablespoon of olive oil<br>• 2 tablespoons of mayonnaise<br>• Half a lemon, …

Chicken Recipes

Happy 50th birthday to the home microwave

According to Susan Strasser of the New York Times, it is the 50th anniversary of the first popular home microwave oven, the Amana Radarange, …

Sustainability

Susan Strasser: Microwave yourself a nice home-cooked meal lately?

Earlier this year — right around the time that Kellyanne Conway, President Trump’s senior adviser, was telling us that<p>microwave ovens could be spying …

Canadian News

What’s in Your Microwave Oven?

Earlier this year — right around the time that Kellyanne Conway, President Trump’s senior adviser, was telling us that microwave ovens could be spying on us — some friends and I rented a weekend house with no microwave oven. We didn’t mind reheating leftovers on the stove, but we did talk about how …

Opinion

Stop Being Scared of Your Microwave

Or: How to convince your conspiracy-minded friends that their microwave will not give them cancer, kill nutrients or spy on them.<p>From paranoiacs …

San Francisco Bay Area

13 All-Black Upgrades for a Murdered-Out Kitchen

In today’s kitchens, stainless steel is standard. It’s durable and easy to clean — but it lacks personality. Thanks to a shift in consumer …

Shopping

Seven surprisingly ambitious foods you didn't know you could cook in a microwave

What would we do without the microwave? Whether for heating soup, jacket potatoes, last night's dinner or instant porridge, this box-like kitchen appliance has become a vital part of everyday food preparation. And today, it is claimed, marks its 70th anniversary.<p>Like many of the best inventions, …

Microwaves

You Know Microwaves Are Bad for You But This is What You Didn't Know

The Southwest Museum of Engineering, Communication, and Computation (SMECC) reported that over 95 percent of American homes possess a microwave oven, …

Wellness

Beware—the Microwave May be Listening!

Surveillance has played a prominent role in successful military campaigns, but less so in political campaigns—although members of the current U.S. …

Wi-Fi

Hot food, fast: The home microwave oven turns 50

A look at the kitchen appliance that revolutionized the way we cook<p>This article was originally published on The Conversation.<p>The year 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the home microwave oven. The ovens were first sold for home use by Amana corporation in 1967, but they had actually been used for …

Liberal POV

Whirlpool's Wi-Fi microwave will send a notification to your phone when your food's ready

The world's largest appliance manufacturer will create an over-the-range microwave oven that you can monitor from your smart device. (No camera, yet.)<p>Whirlpool's Wi-Fi-enabled microwave oven will send push notifications to your smart phone when your meal is finished, according to documents the …

Wi-Fi

Hot Food, Fast: The Home Microwave Oven Turns 50

The year 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the home microwave oven. The ovens were first sold for home use by Amana corporation in 1967, but they …

Domestic Technology

Hot food, fast: The home microwave oven turns 50

The year 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the home microwave oven. The ovens were first sold for home use by Amana corporation in 1967, but they …

Cooking

No, your microwave oven can’t turn into a spy camera

In an interview with <i>The Record</i>, President Trump's senior counselor <b>Kellyanne Conway</b> alluded to the possibility of spying with "microwaves that turn into cameras," which she called "a fact of modern life."<p>It's actually not. While recent CIA leaks show the agency could hack devices like cellphones and …

Domestic Technology

Using Air Quotes, White House Walks Back ‘Wiretap’ Talk

Two senior White House officials suggested on Monday that President Trump’s unsubstantiated claim that President Barack Obama had tapped his telephone was not meant to be taken literally, arguing that Mr. Trump had been referring more broadly to a variety of surveillance efforts during the 2016 …

Donald Trump

No, Kellyanne, microwaves cannot turn into cameras

Everyone's paranoid about cybersecurity and surveillance these days, and rightly so. Thanks to the increase in connected devices in our homes, there are more and more gadgets that can be hacked to spy on you. But though things like security cameras and smart speakers can be hijacked to eavesdrop on …

Microwaves

Kellyanne Conway explains microwave oven comments; ‘I’m not Inspector Gadget’

Conway quickly clarified that she was not, in fact, accusing the former president of spying via a kitchen appliance, arguing that her comments had …

Donald Trump

Microwave Oven Dangers

Microwave Facts<p>Microwaves are radio waves with frequencies ranging from around 300 million cycles per second (300 MHz) to 3 GHz. RF. A standard …

Domestic Technology

The 12 Best Microwave Ovens You Can Buy Right Now

TV dinner for one? Nothing wrong with that. Or looking to use a microwave oven to heat up your frozen veggies and defrost poultry? These ovens ensure a hot meal in no time.<p>These top-rated microwaves offer speed, efficiency, and quality at every price point.<p>From: BestProducts

Microwaves