Have you ever put one of those fancyin a coffeemaker and wished you could just as easily choose and prepare a chocolate souffle, or even an entire meal?
In keeping with its futuristic conceit, the Genie is operated via a companion app, which means your less tech-savvy friends and family will find it even more baffling than the K-Cup machine.
But it could be worth learning for any uncompromising gourmand who demands a freshly baked dish with only natural ingredients mixed with freeze-dried fruits and vegetables and no added preservatives. Once you're up and running, all it takes is adding a little water to the Genie, just like a coffee machine, and then pressing a button and waiting less than a minute. The app can also be used to personalize your diet if you need to go gluten-, dairy- or egg-free.
"Eventually Genie will know your micro-biome and will prepare the pod for you, just for you," he says.
That's much easier than having to say "Tea, Earl Grey, Hot," over and over again, and probably less messy than .