Tech company Agot AI is developing surveillance technology for fast-food workers. It uses cameras to monitor workers and flag mistakes. Worker surveillance has grown across industries in the last year.  Loading Something is loading. Agot AI, a computer vision startup based out of Pittsburgh, says it can revolutionize fast food by making orders more accurate.  Agot’s model works by installing cameras in fast food kitchens, where they can monitor workers to make sure orders are made correctly and determine where […]

A new study shows that chemicals known as phthalates, which have been linked to health problems, have been detected in food from popular chains like McDonald’s, Chipotle and more.   The peer-reviewed analysis was published this week in the Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology by researchers from George Washington University, the Southwest Research Institute (San Antonio, Texas), Boston University and Harvard University. The research includes items from McDonald’s, Burger King, Pizza Hut, Domino’s, Taco Bell and Chipotle locations in San Antonio, Texas. Researchers […]

If there is any tool in my kitchen worth the precious counter space it takes up, it’s my Instant Pot. The electric pressure cooker, which also works as a steamer, a rice-cooker, a slow-cooker, and more, is my kitchen’s MVP.As a mom of two preschoolers, it makes preparing a lot of the simple, kid-friendly foods that they like – rice, hard-boiled eggs, steamed vegetables, spaghetti and meatballs – and cooking vegetables and fruit to be pureed when they were babies, […]

For some, it started with Sunday school. For me, it started with Sunday brunch. When I was a teenager, I went to my first Sunday brunch at a hotel restaurant. It was an all-you-can-eat buffet, and I was instantly hooked. In fact, that may have been the moment when I became a “foodie” (even though that term had not been invented yet). From that point on, my eyes lit up whenever I heard the word “buffet.” I mean, it’s a […]

Leukemia is a form of cancer that affects blood cells. People who have leukemia may benefit from a diet containing certain foods. Leukemia and its treatments can have a major impact on the body. People who have leukemia may benefit from a diet containing certain foods. Read on to learn more about what foods are beneficial for people with leukemia and which foods to avoid. There is no ideal diet for a person who has leukemia. But the Leukemia & […]

Spanning from infant formula to pre-prepared foods, ready meals, and even recipe boxes aimed at youngsters, baby and children’s food categories are expanding. According to Statista, the revenue of the baby food market in the UK reached more than £1.4bn in 2020 and is forecast to grow at a steady rate to reach almost £1.7bn by 2025. Euromonitor International, which tracks trends in the baby food category, suggests some similarities can be observed between both infant and toddler food segments. […]

The night staff of a southern Indiana fast-food restaurant walked off the job in protest on Saturday, with the eatery’s patrons left to discover a note saying that the restaurant was unsanitary and the workers were underfpaid. In the note left on the drive-thru speaker of a Jeffersonville Rally’s, the manager wrote that he had “had enough” and that all of the employees had left the building. A reporter from WHAS in Louisville, Kentucky, just across the border from Jeffersonville, […]

Love spicy food? If you think everything tastes better with a few chili peppers or a dash of hot sauce, head over to TikTok, where creative chefs are cooking up recipes that pack some serious heat. From chili pepper-packed pasta to fiery fried chicken, here are five of the best recipes for spicy food lovers on TikTok.  Decode and demystify Gen Z’s latest online slang terms with In The Know’s new glossary. 1. Spicy vegan enoki mushroom This spicy vegan […]

7th Annual International Food Fair serves a slice of culture for a cause CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (KWWL) — Cedar Valley community members traveled the world through flavors Oct. 24th, as they tested homemade dishes from several different countries. All the proceeds from the event go towards the Northeast Iowa Food Bank’s “Backpack Program,” which provides food to kids who rely on nearly just school meals for their food. The program gives […]

Image: Shutterstock Fasting is a common occurrence during various festivities in Indian culture. The people who are fasting feel that they will lose weight, but that is not always true. When you go on any kind of fasting for a long time, the body goes into starvation mode and converts the food into fats, which for many people turns into weight gain as opposed to the expected weight loss. We all think that consuming sugar-free or fat-free products will help […]