12/23/2010 10:30 AM ET |
Filed under: Disney
Whoa! Step aside everyone on the Food Network! This is pretty sweet!
There's been an uprising of cake lovers in the past few years as evident by the amount of cake-themed shows on television. Disney sees the appeal and they're getting ready to take things to a whole new level.
A patent was just uncovered from the Disney company, displaying to the designs for their brand new project - interactive cakes! They are calling it "Projector Systems and Methods For Producing Digitally Augmented, Interactive Cakes and Other Food Products."
Not as cutsie as pixie dust, but ten times more effective.
Imagine a cake that when cut into, the picture a top it would change. Or a cake that would detect when a knife was coming near it and would draw it's own sword to defend it. (Perhaps with Jack Sparrow at the other end of that sword!) With this new system, Tinker Bell could actually fly around the icing or Mickey could sing a special birthday tune! The possibilities are endless with this kind of
We can't imagine what a cake like this would cost a middle-income family, but maybe beholding such a wonder would be worth it! (Just don't expect any gifts on top of the cake!)
Taking food to new dimensions - and beyond!
Tags: cake, disney, food, technology