Category: Smart Home

Titanium case, sapphire crystal and other components from the luxury segment are being used by watch manufacturer Viita in its new “Titan HRV”. The Austrians want to shake up the smartwatch market with their relatively inexpensive watch and fitness features.

The Titan HRV: Kickstarter's luxury smartwatch was well received right from the start. Just 90 minutes after the start, the set target sum was reached.

The Titan HRV: The luxury smartwatch arrived well on Kickstarter right from the start. Already 90 minutes after the start the set target sum was reached.

Photo: Viita Watches

If you look for a clear (more…)

Titanium case, sapphire crystal and other components from the luxury segment are being used by watch manufacturer Viita in its new “Titan HRV”. The Austrians want to shake up the smartwatch market with their relatively inexpensive watch and fitness features.

The Titan HRV: Kickstarter's luxury smartwatch was well received right from the start. Just 90 minutes after the start, the set target sum was reached.

The Titan HRV: The luxury smartwatch arrived well on Kickstarter right from the start. Already 90 minutes after the start the set target sum was reached.

Photo: Viita Watches

If you look for a clear (more…)

Nissan is now in shoes. The small slipper heroes are a pretty taste of what the automaker wants to bring to market in two years: the autonomous car.

Nissan puts slippers on his own

At first glance the slippers look quite normal.

Photo: Nissan

Nissan lets you park slippers yourself

But they are equipped with small wheels and a mini-electric motor.

Photo: Nissan

Nissan owns slippers himself

The slippers are nicely parked neatly in rank and file. Autonom.

Photo: Nissan

In Japan, you do not enter a flat in (more…)

To all without a green thumb: Anyone who constantly forgets about watering flowers or, on the contrary, drowns the flowers in too much water, can now get through Help a smart sensor get started. Helloplant is the new development that sends thirsty cries for help or warnings to the smartphone.

Plant sensor helloplant: As an extended green thumb, it informs plant lovers, when their pets have to be cast, if the soil temperature is comfortable for them, and if they are still in their best place. Although the time for fertilization is ripe, helloplant shares this on the phone.

Plant sensor helloplant: As an extended green thumb, it informs plant lovers, when their pets must be poured, if the soil temperature is comfortable for them, and if they are (more…)

The intelligent home is packed with technology designed to make everyday life easier. However, one should check the security of the systems well. Because even criminals have discovered the smart devices for themselves – as an attack target.

From the alarm system through the ventilation to the car - everything can be networked with the intelligent house and externally controlled. Is the Smart Home an open invitation for hackers?

From the alarm system to the ventilation system to the car – everything can be networked with the intelligent house and controlled externally. Is the Smart Home an open invitation for hackers?

Photo: Robert Bosch GmbH (more…)

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the smartest in the country? Of course, the one who asks this question and the Dirror. The first digital mirror in the world. Get to know him now without obligation. At the international furnishing fair imm cologne.

Caution: This mirror has got it all. And digital technology. That's why he's called Dirror.

Caution: This mirror (English mirror) has it all. And digital technology. That’s why he’s called Dirror.

Photo: Dirror

That’s it: The sleep still in the eyes, the face crumpled, made the way to the (more…)

You always thought that the Dutch had no curtains and now comes from Amsterdam of all things the little device “Slide”, the intelligence boost for curtains. With Slide and its app, curtains can be opened and closed in the presence and absence of the occupants, which can be extremely practical, such as when waking up or on vacation.

The small commercial for the new curtain slide Slide shows the humor of its inventors. Awakened by the morning sunlight that falls into the (more…)

Less is more – at least in the design of this lamp. It looks like a classic neon tube, but produces a much more pleasant light while still saving energy. It can also be operated comfortably via app. The target group is so enthusiastic that a crowdfunding campaign has already brought in the required capital within a few hours.

Light 1 by Kiën: This lamp does more than just suggest a reduced look.

Light 1 by Kiën: This lamp does more than just suggest a reduced look.

Photo: Kiën

Light is the name of the lamp launched (more…)

Totally comfortable? Or just the next step to a glass customer? Customers of the internet retailer Amazon can now also order “Dash” buttons in Germany to reorder toothpaste, razor blades, detergents or cat food with just the push of a button – the next day the delivery is there.

Amazon in the cosmetics cabinet: time for new toothpaste? Once pressed on the dash button with Oral-B signature and already the postman brings it over the next day.

Amazon in the cosmetics cabinet: time for new toothpaste? Once pressed on the dash button with Oral-B signature and already the postman brings it over the next day.

Photo: Amazon (more…)

Chemical pesticides? Unhealthy and boring. Gardening is much funnier with Naturezap – a light stick that destroys weeds with heat and light. US Air Force engineers were involved in the development.

The trick of the lightsaber: It disturbs the photosynthesis of the weeds.

The trick of the lightsaber: It disturbs the photosynthesis of weeds.

Photo: Naturezap.com

At first glance, Naturezap looks unimpressive – like a crutch made of aluminum. But at the end of the battery-powered staff, there is a revolution for gardeners. (more…)