There are mulitple tech start-ups that are trying to infiltrate the appliance manufacturing industry with cooktops and gadgets that will guarantee perfectly cooked meals every time.

Wired's Joe Ray broke down the products in the 'watch-this-space' department, from an induction cooktop that connects with a smart phone to monitor the temperature of a pan to a recipe's instructions to a grill contraption that offers perfect 'done-ness and a ripping sear'.

Tech and food connoisseurs are delighted by the possibilities, but for mass consumption, these tech and appliance manufacturing start-ups will need to define how exactly they're work: Will they create recipes with chefs? Will they link to sites like Will they let you add your own recipes?

When these companies do figure it out, though, we'll be sure to see them in almost every home being built.

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