Microsoft Developing Kitchen Software

Microsoft is beginning work on the first of a family of customized Windows platforms designed for specific rooms around the home. The “Kitchen Client” software will extend the Windows operating system and integrate with current and future Windows Live services.  The software is expected to include a family calendar, recipe center, entertainment features and a shared … Continue reading Microsoft Developing Kitchen Software

Corian Turns 40

Dupont, the manufacturer of Corian, has marked the composite material’s 40th birthday by commissioning 40 multinational designers to create an original, functional ‘objet d’art’ for the table or desktop that reflects their imaginative vision and demonstrates the endless possibilities of Corian.                  Below is an exerpt from the Dupont press release: Corian®: 40 … Continue reading Corian Turns 40

The Digital Kitchen

Last month the Internet Alliance Home Research Council announced the results of a study citing which technology innovations homeowners want most to add in the future . A survey of 602 homeowners revealed that the kitchen functions as the nerve center of the house, with most families doing much more than just cooking and eating there.  Popular activities … Continue reading The Digital Kitchen