(Worldkings.org) The company's new, highly-insulated, automated pet door lets pets move in and out of the house at will, without squeezing through small openings or knocking on a plastic flap. It opens and closes electronically without being pushed open by a dog or cat, or by anyone else. Once closed, the doors form a draught-free seal that conforms to Passive House standards for thermal exclusion. Petwalk also offers a range of sophisticated extras.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - January 17, 2018 - SalonLab scanning tech creates customized hair care.
(Worldkings.org) Hair isn't something you'd normally associate with consumer electronics, but then not all hair-care systems are as tech-heavy as Schwarzkopf Professional SalonLab. The customized hair care system is currently on display at CES in Las Vegas, where it's won two Innovation Awards.
(Worldkings.org) While we have seen countertop dishwashers before, Heatworks' new Tetra is different. It's smaller than just about any other model, plus it's transparent and it doesn't need to be hooked up to a faucet – all that's required is an electrical outlet.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - January 15, 2018 - Hunter Fan Company adds Google Assistant compatibility to its line of smart fans.
(Worldkings.org) There’s no shortage of Amazon Alexa-enabled speakers, home security gadgets, and appliances, but soon there could be a similar number of Google Assistant-controlled tools as well. A few months after Hunter Fan Company announced the addition of Alexa to its products, the firm has also introduced Google Assistant compatibility as well. At CES 2018, Hunter became the first and only brand in its industry to be compatible with all three home automation hubs: Apple HomeKit, Amazon Alexa, and Google Home.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - January 15, 2018 - Elliptical Stroller is exactly what its name implies.
(Worldkings.org) Elliptical bikes may provide a good form of low-impact exercise for people who want to get out and about, but what if you're a new parent with a baby that you don't want to leave at home? Well, that's why Pier Paolo Visconti invented the Elliptical Stroller.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - January 15, 2018 - Smarterware is made to manage the foods in your fridge.
(Worldkings.org) We've all forgotten about food in the refrigerator, and ended up having to throw it away. Well, Chicago-based startup Ovie is setting out to keep that from happening. Its Smarterware system keeps tabs on what's in your fridge, and reminds you about things that aren't getting used.
(Worldkings.org) For years, patients suffering from dry eye have had few options. Most simply purchased artificial tears and hoped they got better. But scientists are coming up with new therapies that do more than just relieve symptoms.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - January 14, 2018 - Amazon’s AR Mirror Will Transform Fitting Rooms With Virtual Backdrops.
(Worldkings.org) The retailer was awarded a patent for a blended reality mirror setup that can add backdrops and superimpose makeup and clothes.
(Worldkings.org) Falls are an enormous problem for the elderly — and one company believes the solution is an $800 belt with airbags. Hip’Air from Helite looks like an overstuffed belt, only with sensors inside that can tell when you’re about to fall, allegedly within 0.2 seconds. Then, two airbags inflate right above your hips to absorb the impact.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlighs - January 13, 2018 - PicoBrew tries to make countertop beer brewing affordable.
(Worldkings.org) Brewing your own beer is surprisingly easy and cheap. But, it can seem intimidating. Plus, some of the equipment takes up a lot of space if you really start to embrace the hobby. Companies like Picobrew have been trying to simplify the process to make it more appealing to newcomers and those with limited space. The Pico Model C is the latest in a line of "countertop" brewing machines. It looks more like a coffee machine than anything else. In fact, it looks a lot like the company's previous machine -- the Pico -- except the stainless-steel body has been replaced with a black powder-coated finish.