Thanko's Handy Salt Meter works on hot liquid dishes, but you'll have to do some math. Just don't stick it in that bag of Pringles.
Google has added a virtual view of the 13th century Wieliczka Salt Mine in Poland, including its glorious cathedral carved entirely out of rock salt.
At restaurants across the country, you may find a new hi-tech dinner companion at your table: a gadget to help you order, pay the bill or just keep you entertained. But will this technology revolutionize the dining experience or is it just an expensive gimmick? CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.
The Web giant's mapping feature now boasts live departure times or service alerts in three new U.S. metropolitan areas.
The Peugeot Elis Sense Salt & Pepper Mills are activated simply by touch. The effortless-to-use kitchen gadget makes grinding seem almost too easy.
The Cole & Mason Wood Electric Salt & Pepper Mills are modern kitchen gadgets with a flair for the past. With one-handed operation, they are easy to use while cooking.
BrightSource Energy will add molten salt storage to upcoming concentrating solar power plants, touting the benefits of solar thermal technology over low-cost solar photovoltaic technology.
Scientists build a creepy crawly waterproof robotic vehicle protected from the elements in wet search and rescue missions. Eww! I want one.
Startup 7AC Technologies plans to beta test an air conditioner which uses plastic plates and a high-tech membrane to draw water from the air and cut energy use by 50 percent and more.
Salt cellars may seem like a thing of the past, but the Grapevine Salt Cellar will bring elegance to any table.