Good news for those of us who wish a robot could do all our cooking: We're almost there—really!—thanks to the arrival of smart kitchen appliances. Smart refrigerators can remind you that you need eggs. Smart ovens can tell what you're cooking and figure out how long to cook it. And they can talk to one another—and to you.
And that's why, in this fifth installment of The Connected Home highlighting all the ways you can boost your home's IQ, we'll be homing in on how smart kitchens can make every meal a little bit easier. Enjoy!
Today's fridges do so much more than keep your food cool. Case in point: The LG InstaView Door-in-Door Refrigerator ($3,999) and the Samsung FamilyHub 2.0 ($2,900) boast massive touch screens where you can access apps to create grocery lists, order those groceries, check the weather, play music, leave notes for family members, and much more. Even cooler, you can do all of the above just by talking to you
fridge through the built-in microphone and voice command capability.