Air Fryer Potatoes. In episode 004 of the Magic With Gadgets Podcast we are answering the top questions about air fryer potatoes. From showing you the best air fryer potato recipes, through to our top air fryer potato tips and much more. Did you know the air fryer was created for potatoes? When the air fryer first went on sale in 2010 the plan was to make potatoes taste better with less calories.