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This kitchen thermometer on Kickstarter is a great gift for foodies

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Temperature is everything when you’re preparing food. Not only does it affect the taste, but it’s also a big part of food safety. For example, did you know that chicken and poultry should hit 165 degrees Fahrenheit before serving? Or that pork needs to be cooked to 145 degrees Fahrenheit?

Knowing the temperature of your food is essential.

This kitchen thermometer on Kickstarter is a great gift for foodies

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Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.

Temperature is everything when you’re preparing food. Not only does it affect the taste, but it’s also a big part of food safety. For example, did you know that chicken and poultry should hit 165 degrees Fahrenheit before serving? Or that pork needs to be cooked to 145 degrees Fahrenheit?

Knowing the temperature of your food is essential.

India is too excited about its first high-tech train

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India’s first high-tech train is here.

The country that boasts of Asia’s largest rail network and possibly the world’s highest passenger traffic, will soon roll out a premier train service between Mumbai and Goa — popular destinations on the west coast.

The swanky Tejas Express will be equipped with Wi-Fi, LCD TVs, coffee vending machines, snack tables and to top it all, a gourmet platter curated by celebrity chefs.

We’re a lot closer to Easy Bake Ovens for adults

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You might use your oven as a semi-convenient form of storage. Or, you might not use it at all.

David Rabie and his team of eight (including two chefs) have created a fancy — but cheap — oven that does four things in one, all from your countertop. The Tovala oven bakes, broils, steams and heats, via convection. It’s Wi-Fi enabled, controlled by an app on your phone and comes with an option for a meal kit service.

Chefs have been using…

These 2 robot chefs will make you ramen (college dreams do come true)

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Koya and Kona, a pair of robotic arms, are the top chefs at Toyako Ramen in China. One is in charge of boiling the noodles, the other is in charge of the soup. They work together and can finish making a bowl of noodles in under two minutes. Time to start planning your next trip to China. [Additional reporting by The Associated Press] Read more…

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These 2 robot chefs will make you ramen (college dreams do come true)

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Koya and Kona, a pair of robotic arms, are the top chefs at Toyako Ramen in China. One is in charge of boiling the noodles, the other is in charge of the soup. They work together and can finish making a bowl of noodles in under two minutes. Time to start planning your next trip to China. [Additional reporting by The Associated Press] Read more…

More about China, Tech, Robots, Youtube, and Gadgets

Cinderella dishes out plenty of disses with Belle in a princess rap battle

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Cinderella may look sweet, but inside, she’s a true slayer.

The classic Disney princess, played by Buffy star Sarah Michelle Gellar, throws down the rap gauntlet with Belle, played by Whitney Avalon, to prove who is the number one heroine in the wonderful world of Disney.

Belle should just be happy she didn’t get dusted at the end.

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Netflix employees hack original NES to play ‘House of Cards’

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House of Cards fans will do just about anything to make life exciting again after they’ve plowed through the third season of the hit Netflix show

During Netflix Hack Day, which according to their blog is “a way for our product development teams to get away from everyday work,” three Netflix employees, Guy Cirino, Alex Wolfe, Carenina Motion, were able to create a Netflix app that plays on an unmodified original NES

Just imagine how mad you would be if House of Cards froze and you had to…

10 food trends that dominated in 2014

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If in the last year you’ve slurped ramen, guzzled beer cocktails and stuffed your face with donuts, your food choices were on-trend for 2014.

Restaurants and home cooks alike brought back old favorites like refreshing punches, and and took up trickier hobbies, like sausage making

Mashable reached out to chefs from the Institute of Culinary Education for a closer look at the year’s biggest food trends. Plus, they shared…

These food trends will make 2015 a delicious year

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As our palettes continue to evolve, so will the food industry. Whether we’re talking streamlined grocery shopping or the craft food and beer, 2015 will see a shift in consumer necessity, distribution and industry growth.

Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert, working with ConAgra Foods, predicts that the most noteworthy changes next year will stem from a hunger for more bold-flavored foods that are also healthy and unique. Two noteworthy trends that will pave the way are: 1) the rise of smoked…