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Briiv Pro – AI Powered Air Purifier
DateDecember 22, 2023 CategorySmart Home Devices, Health and Fitness Gadgets Tagsair purifier, cool, Health Gadgets, smart home
The irony of using most air purifiers is that they are polluting devices. How's that? They use HEPA filters that decompose after thousands of years despite having a finite life. That's the problem that the Briiv team has solved with a purifier that uses disposable but biodegradable filters - the Briiv Pro Air Purifier. Design Language For an air purifier, this one is an eye-catcher. It looks like a terrarium more than an air purifier. The upper, transparent glass part of its cylindrical design carries the moss and coconut filters, while the bottom, dark plastic part houses the Nano Matrix filter. Interestingly, the plastic, despite looking non-biodegradable, is the opposite. That's because the plastic is actually made from elephant grass, and so it’s environmentally friendly. However, I'd like to note that the bottom part felt a tad cheap to me, but that may not be a cause for concern (or even notable) for
Scanwatch is a Minimalistic Smartwatch by Withings
DateJanuary 7, 2020 CategoryCES 2020, Cool Gadgets, Cool Smartwatches, Health and Fitness Gadgets TagsFitness Gadgets, Health Gadgets, Scanwatch Features, Scanwatch Ratings, Scanwatch Uses, Smart Watch
Withings recently announced their new smartwatch named Scanwatch which is a blend of regular quartz watch with a smart display embedded into it. Unlike many other smartwatches, this can perform Electro Cardiogram (ECG) scanning, sleep apnea detection, etc. One of the coolest things is that it proactively scans your heart every now and then to detect any abnormality in the heartbeat and shoots out a notification to the user. Scan watch is waterproof upto 50 meters, has a 30 day battery backup and is made up of sapphire glass and stainless steel case. It is going to be available online in Q2 of 2020 and will be priced at around $249 - $299.