Creativity in kitchen appliances gets to a point when people don’t know what to call them anymore. A good example of this comes from Anaori Kakugama.
Made of a carbon graphite material this as yet unnamed device can grill, simmer, poach, fry, and steam. Boiling and rice cooking can also be carried out.
It all looks rather mysterious, but whether this could move in on the territory of air fryers and the thermomix remain to be seen. Maybe if it had good name.