Edible Wrappers Just Solved the Only Bad Thing About Cupcakes

Cupcakes could quite possibly be one of the world's most perfect foods—a tiny cake, just for you!—were it not for those annoying wrappers you have to peel away. But thanks to Dr. Oetker, those are now edible too. » 6/26/14 9:41am 6/26/14 9:41am

These psychedelic cupcakes are not photoshopped

When I saw these psychedelic cupcakes I really thought they weren't real—just regular cupcakes photoshopped to look like this. Upon closer inspection, I realized they were indeed real. Too bad that frosting is not made with lysergic acid diethylamide. » 5/28/14 11:21pm 5/28/14 11:21pm

Cupcake-Filled Sausages Are Beyond Gross

Gizmodo salutes culinary daring—the egg waffle is still one of the great breakthroughs of our time. But pizza in a jar? Not pizza. And meat sausages filled instead with chocolate and grilled crispy? Disgusting. » 5/17/12 3:20pm 5/17/12 3:20pm

This 24-Hour Cupcake ATM Needs To Be In My Bedroom, Not Beverly Hills

Sprinkles is the Beverly Hills-based cupcake shop that's credited with re-kindling the trend that's sweeping America's waistlines. And it will soon make it even easier to get your miniature cake fix—at all hours of the day—with an automated ATM. » 3/01/12 8:54am 3/01/12 8:54am

Transformers Cupcakes, Penile Eels, and Other Stories We Didn't Post

So much news passes before our collective eyes every day that we couldn't possibly cover it all. Mostly because much of it isn't worth covering! But here are a some borderline tidbits we passed on, just in case. » 9/15/11 8:00pm 9/15/11 8:00pm

MI6 Hacked Al Qaeda Website, Swapping Bomb Recipes With Cupcake Recipes

Just imagine the look of surprise on an al Qaeda member's face when they thought they were loading a tutorial on how to "make a bomb in the kitchen of your mom" but actually got...a recipe for mojito cupcakes. » 6/03/11 6:20am 6/03/11 6:20am

Donut Logic Provides a Whimsical Peek Into Robot Life

From August 14th though September 1st, you can catch San Francisco artist Eric Joyner's imaginative art show "Donut Logic" in Culver City, CA. It's filled with robotry, colorful cupcakes, and a heaping helping of donuts. » 8/11/10 11:20pm 8/11/10 11:20pm

People Shot in the Face With Cupcakes in Super Slow Motion

The weekend officially starts with this video: Cupcakes hurled at people's faces with a 120psi cupcake cannon, captured at 700 frames per second. Repeat: Super slow motion cupcake EXPLOSIONS. [Johnny Cupcakes] » 4/30/10 12:20pm 4/30/10 12:20pm

BakerTweets Are the Most Delicious Tweets Ever

I want one of these installed at Momofuku Milk Bar, Doughnut Plant and City Bakery: BakerTweet tells all of the baker's followers on Twitter what hot deliciousness just came out of the oven. » 4/03/09 10:10am 4/03/09 10:10am

Cupcake Kitchen Timer Might Get You a Batch of Cupcakes or Two

This might be the perfect device to get someone to make more cupcakes for you: The Cupcake Kitchen Timer, which at 3.5 inches tall is almost big enough to qualify as a cake. Or you know what? You could take a giant leap and makes some cupcakes yourself! Don't bite into this one, though—it's made of hand-painted resin.… » 10/22/07 1:01pm 10/22/07 1:01pm

Apple Cupcakes, Not Made of Apples (Still Good)

We've posted a lot of gadget cakes in these parts, which is precisely why we're so excited when someone takes it "to the next level." In avant garde fashion, the likes of which we will not wrap our head around for years (possibly decades), Cakes By 2 Moms has created Apple-themed cupcakes—cakes that fit in a cup—cake… » 9/07/07 9:00am 9/07/07 9:00am