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"Smart Chopsticks" to Detect Unsafe Food?

September 15, 2014

Calling its latest product the answer to food safety issues in China, Baidu presents a pair of “smart chopsticks” called Kuaisou.  Linked with a smartphone app, the chopsticks could be swirled in oil and a “good” or “bad” reading would appear on your phone to indicate whether the cooking oil is unsa…

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Let 'Em Eat Rats/Fox

May 3, 2013

Lamb customers in the Shanghai area of China were buying other critters, disguised to be lamb-like, somehow, including rats,mink and foxes, according to an AP report from Beijing.

Criminal faux meat rings! Amazing. Read more here.

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