Tag Archives: Gesture control

The Ring Wraps Home Automation around your Finger

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If you’re a huge fan of The Lord of the Rings books and movies, you’re sure to be intrigued by California-based startup, Logbar, and their new home automation device – Ring. This “precious” item is one of the more intriguing pieces of hardware to emerge in the smart home tech space and allows customers to shortcut many everyday things around ... Read More »

Reemo – The Wrist Motion Remote

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If pushing buttons is too much effort for you, Playtabase has the perfect solution – Reemo, the wrist motion remote. Seriously though, this is actually pretty cool – if you’ve ever wanted to pretend as though you have jedi powers, the Reemo, “a wrist worn mouse to control your world” is possibly the answer. A wearable device that sits on ... Read More »

Ninja Sphere – The Smart Home Hub

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For those who have been waiting for an all-in-one smart home hub, Ninja Blocks has at last started shipping Ninja Sphere, a smart home hub that connects appliances around the house into one central “brain”. Using an app that works on ios or on android, you can set rules for one device to interact with another based on inputs from ... Read More »

Fin – Gesture Based Controller Ring

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Fin is a thumb ring that monitors gestures to control your smart devices. The makers of Fin think that the idea of pushing buttons is dated and cumbersome, so like Airtype they’re taking the tactile surface away from the equation. They also want to remove consumers’ reliance upon a static sensor (like kinect) and literally put the gesture controls directly ... Read More »