Steam CC has created the original Ripple Maker, which is capable of applying sephiches and other images to the surface of the foam of a coffee drink.
After the end of the preparation of the drink (latte, cappuccino, etc.), an image is applied to the surface of its foam. Moreover, the user can choose which image to apply.
To do this, you can use the mobile application. According to the developers, to send images to coffee foam is not more difficult than to place a photo on a social network.
So far, only the version of the iOS application is available,The Android version is expected next month. The application allows you to perform basic functions for editing the image you are sending to "print", perform cropping and scaling.
On the surface of the foam can also be applied not only photos, but also messages or congratulations. In the future, developers intend to expand the content library for "printing."
In addition, the application is able to independently find nearby restaurants and cafes, where you can put an image on the foam.
Steam CC intends to sell coffee machinesRipple Maker for $ 999 for the most accessible version. In addition, the owners of such a device will have to pay monthly from $ 85 for access to the service.
Journalists note that the application will be selfdetermine the restaurants and coffee shops located next to the owner of the smartphone, where such a coffee machine is installed. Now Israeli designers have presented their development in the US, but in the near future they want to go out with it to the world market. It seems that you can print on coffee not only your own pictures, but also messages, congratulations and so on - the developers promise to add "an extensive content library" to the application.