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Smart Plug – Non-Invasive Edition

We have seen the push for smart homes everywhere recently. In theory, a smart home sounds fantastic and convenient. The downside is the cost. There are plenty of economic options that work great, but they all tend to get in the way. Swidget is different. It seemlessly integrates smart technology into your home without any rewiring or protruding plugs. Continue reading Smart Plug – Non-Invasive Edition

Movement Tracking Makes You the Controller

Wearable tech is a broad field, and developers have taken advantage of the possibilities. The recent developments into VR have introduced a host of new wearable tech made to fit active lifestyles. The e-skin proposes a new way to tackle movement tracking for VR, AR, and MR purposes. However, I see it as being a scientific endeavor. Continue reading Movement Tracking Makes You the Controller

Find your voice with orii

Technology has helped us create a truly amazing life. No longer do we have to wait for almost anything. With today’s push for immediacy, we can be immensely more productive. The downside to this fantastic life that has been created is that we have begun to live virtual social lives on our phones instead of making memories with friends in person. Origami Labs has seen this issue and developed a new kind of smart ring to help — Orii. Continue reading Find your voice with orii

Smartshoe: The Next Step In Wearable Tech

Back to the Future Part 2 enthralled us with all of the inventions we should have seen by 2015. Unfortunately, no one developed a hover-board or a flying car (of the same caliber). However, Marty McFly’s excellent shoes just became a reality.  Digitsole introduces the next generation of wearable,smart technology, the smartshoe. Continue reading Smartshoe: The Next Step In Wearable Tech

Shapeheart Just Developed the Best Fitness Armband

New technology makes tracking your health easy. Apple pushed their new health suite; Fitbit made tracking easier; and all manner of smartwatches track your health in various ways. However, each of these accessories come with a hefty price tag. The developers of Shapeheart wanted to tackle convenience and affordability with their innovative armband. Their efforts resulted in something unique, simple, and smart.  Continue reading Shapeheart Just Developed the Best Fitness Armband

Keyless Entry by Fingerprint, Fob, and Remote

Once again, I’ll dive into the smart lock genre. Previously, we wrote about the Teodoor, which offers manual locking in addition to wireless. The Ultraloq, on the other hand, combines fingerprint technology with similar wireless technology. Smart locks have evolved and each new iteration has provided options on the market and innovation in the field. Continue reading Keyless Entry by Fingerprint, Fob, and Remote