After Boycott Pressure, SodaStream Will Move West Bank Factory in 2015

Despite its high-profile (and controversial) ScarJo alliance, SodaStream is finally giving in. Come 2015, the at-home soda machine brand will finally move its factory from Israeli-occupied territory in the West Bank to Israel's Negev region. A move that the company claims is "purely commercial." Sure. » 10/29/14 12:59pm 10/29/14 12:59pm

KitchenAid's SodaStream Machines Look Transplanted From a Fifties Diner

They might make it slightly cheaper to produce your own carbonated beverages at home, but those SodaStream machines aren't exactly the loveliest things you can put on your kitchen counter. Thankfully, the company has teamed up with KitchenAid who's given the machines a retro makeover and an all-metal design so they'll… » 8/12/14 5:00pm 8/12/14 5:00pm

Start Carbonating For Under $20, Anker Astro E5, Kindles [Deals]

Whatever you think about the situation surrounding Sodastream, carbonating your own beverages is awesome, saves you money, and the result is generally healthier than name brand soda. Today you can pick up the Hamilton Beach Fizzini for just $19, which is cheap enough to impulse purchase just for curiosity's sake. The… » 2/04/14 1:45pm 2/04/14 1:45pm

How To Build Your Own Carbonation Rig That Adds Bubbles to Anything

Look, Sodastreams are great for their convenience and ubiquity, but there are some drawbacks. For starters, you can only use them to carbonate water. On top of that, the cost of the replacement CO2 cartridges (which you need to keep yourself "in bubbles") is higher than it needs to be. We've explored other systems… » 1/03/14 5:00pm 1/03/14 5:00pm

Sodastream Refreshes With Sleek New Look

The Sodastream not only reduces waste, but saves your arms the stress of lugging multiple jugs of sparkling water home from the grocery store each week. There is one area, though, where the home soda-making gadget is not helping things, and that is how it looks in your kitchen. The thing is just kinda awkward looking. » 4/04/12 6:20pm 4/04/12 6:20pm