Ars Technica 1.4 Review


Ars Technica revisited Soylent. They review 1.4 in this article, it’s a pretty positive review:


Just FYI: You have to click “expand full story” to read.

It is a good summary of the changes made and a good general reaction. Thanks for the link.


Sigh… and people are still making comments like

Eating delicious food is one of the great joys in life. Replacing it with this slush is a form of madness to me.

Boy, I really thought maybe we had finally progressed beyond that view. Clearly my optimism has run away with my brain.


Yeah I saw that and rolled my eyes so hard they did a backflip.


I have been slowly working my way through my boxes of 1.0. I don’t want to waste it, but if I drink more than one meal a day it causes violent eruptions, often at work.

Maybe I should pick up a week of 1.4 and see how it goes. Sounds like it improved quite a bit this time around.


There are people with sensitivities to ingredients in 1.4 who might want to trade for or buy your 1.0. Search “swap” and “trade”.