Rice cookers are obviously for cooking purpose. However, there is a rice cooker that provides the users with an option for registering birthdays.

The manual has a description on how to register birthdays. But why, how on earth is this function useful…?

Or, it can give you a heads-up for a celebration.

赤飯 (se-ki-han) is rice made for celebrating special occasion. The rice is mixed with adzuki beans, so that it appears red in the end.

People seem to expect different things from this rice cooker. By the way, this machine is HEALSIO KS-PX10B, produced by SHARP.

What do you think this function is for?

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