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Edyn garden sensor

Edyn keeps tabs on your garden and even waters your plants

This smart gardening system sends data from your soil to the cloud, which decides when and how much to water your plants. Yep, it's a 21st-century rain cloud.

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Anova Precision Cooker makes sous vide cooking a snap

Even if you've never head of sous vide before, you'll like how easy the Anova is to use and how delicious its recipes are.

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With these Android apps, you'll never again pay full price when eating out

Harness the power of the purse with these discount services, designed to get you the most meal for your buck at restaurants and take-out.

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Food on the Table takes the headaches out of feeding yourself

Planning meals and shopping for ingredients doesn't need to be a hassle. This free app keeps you organized and finds you deals too.

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Google's latest search feature lets you know what's cooking

Type "Show me the menu for" in front of the name of a restaurant, and your Google search results will now let you know what's for dinner.

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Nuroast is a crowd-sourced home coffee roaster

A lot of people are particular about how they prepare their coffee, so it's a confident company that suggests to them they're doing it wrong. But Nuroast is sure there's a better way to get a great-tasting cup of coffee and demonstrated its prototype home roasting system at the Demo conference on Wednesday.

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Sony's Xperia Tablet Z: Kitchen Edition comes stocked with foodie-friendly extras

Sony's Xperia Tablet Z: Kitchen Edition comes with everything but the proverbial sink.

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Staycation, all the apps I ever wanted

Everyone loves a long weekend, and these apps can help you make the most of it by finding great activities, events, meals, and hotels in your city.

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Android moves into the kitchen with Dacor’s Discovery smart oven

Luxury appliance maker Dacor showcases its Android oven this week at International CES.

Review: iCookbook turns your Windows 8 laptop or tablet into a gorgeous cookbook

iCookbook is a recipe search and display app for Windows 8 with lots of delicious photos. It's beautiful and well-organized, but you may need to build a few more minutes into your cooking time to convert quantities and so forth.