Ever insured a shopping cart with a magnifying glass attached so elderly people can read the food labels better? Ever picked up an avocado and noticed that it’s got a color-coded sticker that tells you precisely when the fruit is ripe? Ever find a microwave that they are able to cook your food to perfection by simply scanning the bar code on the packaging? If the answer to any of these questions is “no” then check out this list, compiled by Bored Panda , for an awesome listing of innovative food inventions that you might not know exist. Once you assure them you’ll wonder how you survived without them for so long! Don’t forget to vote for the best!