A mouse that records our heart rate, in Mionix work at it

Mionix is a Swedish company moves into the world of peripherals, with mouse designed to play, as the Avior 8200. The next major project is in the hands of MionixLabs, the innovation department of the company, and the characteristics of the initiative, has decided to pull funding platforms. NAOS QG is the name of their protagonist, a unique mouse.

NAOS QG

Mionix’s intention is to create a device that improve the quantification, and propose it as a parameter more than game. The wraps are bringing the mouse are a heart rate sensor – optical – and a surface that detects our contact taking into account the electrical resistance of our skin. To be fair to the pioneers, the sensor already found many years ago in a model like the Asus Vito W1. Continue reading A mouse that records our heart rate, in Mionix work at it

A jacket that charge our phones? Tommy Hilfiger bet for it

Nokia had already done it with trousers of the A. Sauvage firm, and if we make a more thorough search, we look at projects that are seeking funding, surely we find more examples.

Tommy Hilfiger Solar Powered Jacket

In the present case, it is interesting to see the hands of a designer recognized as Tommy Hilfiger, who chose jacket as a pledge to incorporate a charger gadgets based on solar energy. Available in both female and male version, the idea is the same, integrate a number plate to the back of the designs, which are difficult to disguise and go unnoticed. In case there was any doubt, plates and contrived system are waterproof and flexible. Continue reading A jacket that charge our phones? Tommy Hilfiger bet for it

MisterBrightLight is a table that goes up, down, and shows our States of activity

A lot were taking to appear clones, or similar projects appear to Ikea Bekant, that indeed, certainly has not been the first to allow this same table serves to use sitting or standing, but it is that has put it on the market clearly appear.

MisterBrightLight allows exactly the same, but take the opportunity to put more technology and functionality in the same space. That said, the table has a motorized system to raise or lower the height and propose different forms of use, and in the end, seek a rest to eternal postures to which we submit to our bodies.

MisterBrightLight

Showing our moods and activity
For the first comes from the design, with a light that surrounds the edge of the table, and it is possible to change color by touch. The idea is that light is informative, telling others that you are very busy – for example, red light – or open – green light – to which come to bother me. Continue reading MisterBrightLight is a table that goes up, down, and shows our States of activity

A bracelet wants to have the phone in our skin

The idea of bringing our information anywhere popularized by smartphones offer features that give us access to a myriad of services in order to have everything within reach. But now called wearables have entered the stage looking to transfer that experience to other devices.

Cicret Bracelet

Thus emerged watches, bracelets, rings and other items that we want to have at hand information from our smartphone, but a bracelet that is capable of projecting the image of the mobile screen on our arm and also to interact with it? It is the first time and that’s what gives Cicret Bracelet. Continue reading A bracelet wants to have the phone in our skin

Microsoft buys acompli and its mail applications for iOS and Android

Microsoft has bought Acompli. The operation announced by Rajesh Jha, corporate vice president of Outlook and Office 365. These departments are precisely those that welcome accompli products and equipment of the startup that made them possible.

Microsoft buys acompli

For those who do not know, Acompli is a small startup in just 18 months of life created with the intention of improving the experience of email on mobile. It counts with individual applications for iOS and Android, with support for multiple accounts, including Exchange. Its combine email and calendar in one place, and have all kinds of shortcuts and extra features to more comfortably handle all mail, contacts and attachments. Continue reading Microsoft buys acompli and its mail applications for iOS and Android

Monitoring parameters at home with small sensors Clime

It is neither the first, nor will it be the last sensor for the home that we will present. The proposed Clime is based on small sensors placed around the house, to collect information on the temperature or humidity.

Clime sensors

The idea is that we can cover the home at a reasonable price, without making a big investment, but no less rigorous in its measurements. It also committed a design easy to hide or to integrate anywhere.

Another issue is to ensure that the sensors work really well, and find the utility to the matter, probably many of us do not find it at the moment, but there are a lot of potential by little we see examples and utilities. How to detect water leaks, tell us when a plant needs to be watered, notifying that the sun has risen, or even as a security system with elements that move from place, are some of its applications -Polish – developer company puts us some examples: Continue reading Monitoring parameters at home with small sensors Clime

Google starts selling the Liftware spoons for Parkinson’s patients

The company Lift Lab began developing a stabilizing spoon to combat tremors suffering especially Parkinson patients. Google acquired the company and its Manager continued that line of work in the Google X division.

Liftware spoon

After all these months we have new news: Liftware spoons have been for sale for a price of $295. Those responsible for this development ensure that this device can reduce by 76% the tremors that the user of this solution would with a conventional spoon. Continue reading Google starts selling the Liftware spoons for Parkinson’s patients

This wallet is the best friend of your smartphone and vice versa

It is almost certain that without the fever of the collective funding and their platforms, we would not see products like SmartWallet. Accustomed to seeing lately to wallets that are looking for extreme minimalism, finally see one that tends to be useful for a smartphone and vice versa.

SmartWallet

The SmartWallet may seem a traditional wallet on the outside, but inside, besides money, hides a GPS and an internal battery of 1000 mAh that make it very special. Continue reading This wallet is the best friend of your smartphone and vice versa

Onecue proposes gestures to finish with all the controls of the lounge

We were up talking about control systems, and seem to continue on the same line, but this time with a device more focused on staying in the living room, or at least near a TV. We talked about Onecue, an accessory that aims to control many of our devices.

Onecue

The living room is populated by gadgets, each with its own way of interacting with us, which in most cases has to do with a remote control. Unify control methods are always welcome, as a convenient system is achieved, if we also include new technology, we may find ourselves with an interesting mix.

Kinect style
Looking at the pictures you have already related to Onecue with a device like Kinect – not loved by all – by their shapes. The idea is similar, an eye waiting for vigilant our actions to then change parameters in TV, music system, the smart thermostat, or even lights connected to WiFi. Continue reading Onecue proposes gestures to finish with all the controls of the lounge

UBSOUND Fighter, in-ear headphones

UBSOUND Group is an Italian company specializing in consumer of electronics audio products, founded in 2011 in Milan. The main business of the company focuses on-ear headphones, MP3, DAP and high quality DAC. They recently contacted to introduce the UBSOUND Fighter, in-ear headphones and in this post we will analyze them.

UBSOUND Fighter

UBSOUND Fighter – Specifications

  • 8mm dynamic driver of high performance (sensitivity of 92dB/mW)
  • Frequency response 20 – 20,000 Hz. Maximum distortion <0.5%
  • 1.2m anti-tangle flat cable
  • Aluminum body
  • 3 sets of pads including: S, M and L
  • Velvety carrier bag included.

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