OPINION Talking, Walking Objects By CARLA DIANA The future is rich with sensor-based, animated devices to give us affirmation, coach us and just plain keep us company. Comment Video: A Day in the Near Future
These would be so cool, if they really work! your mom cooks something, taste it with the spoon and then you dock the spoon. The spoon compiles the ingredients and sends the recipe to the other spoon, even miles away. Cool!
Lapka Environmental Monitor is a tiny, beautifully designed personal environment monitor that connects to your phone to measure and analyze the hidden qualities of your surroundings. With the four included sensors you can test radiation levels around you, detect electromagnetic fields, test produce for harmful nitrates, or gauge the humidity in your home.
Shine is the activity tracker that Ives and Co at Apple would've made. $50 for a waterproof, quarter sized tracker that is made out of solid aluminum. It tracks steps, swimming, biking, and much more. I hope that this gets funded and is as slick as it appears.