Rob Rhinehart

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Soylent chief executive Rob Rhinehart: The 24 year old developed Soylent, a homemade nutrient concoction, designed as part meal-replacement drink. Photograph: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Soylent and other meal replacement powders are like Marmite but not in the sense that people either love or hate the taste. There are the fanboys that(...)

In the first quarter of 2017 Soylent said its net revenue almost doubled compared with the quarter a year earlier

Soylent, a startup that makes meal-replacement products marketed to techies, said it raised $50 million (€45.5m) from investors including Andreessen H(...)

Soylent founder Rob Rhinehart holds a bag of his food substitute powder. Photograph: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images

The man who would replace food turns out to have quite an appetite. Rob Rhinehart, whose meal-substitute drink is a hit with Silicon Valley techies wh(...)

The Occulus virtual skydive, created by Vienna university.

It may not be as well-known as the Dublin Web Summit, but the Pioneers Festival in Vienna has plenty to offer for wannabe entrepreneurs, including rel(...)

A grasshopper burger: the UN has been encouraging the use of insects in food, highlighting their nutritional value and affordability. Photograph: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty

It’s always fun to imagine what we might be eating in the future. Will we sit down to meat that has been grown in a lab? Will there will be a bowl (...)