2016 Cutting Edge Technology
While not everyone is as accepting to the waves of new technology that keeps coming at us with every passing year, some gadgets and inventions simply can’t be ignored for how they make life easier, healthier and better, giving you more data, control and comfort during your sleep, workouts and other activities.
Bluesmart Smart Carry-On Luggage
An interesting concept of a smart carry-on luggage. Connecting through wi-fi, the Bluesmart luggage can be located, locked and even weighed through your smartphone. It has a mobile app which allows you to check travel history, and it even has a built in battery for you to charge the phone with instead of looking for an outlet around the airport. Available for $399
Sense with Sleep Pill – Sleep Monitor and Smart Alarm An interesting concept of trying to perfect and refine the way you sleep. It’s supposed to help you sleep better by analyzing your sleep environment. Sense sits next to your bed, while the Sleep Pill, recognizing your movements during the night, clips on to your pillow. The idea is to relay the data to the app on your phone, and through advice and insight, help you create the perfect sleeping situation and set a smart alarm that identifies when it’s best for you to wake up, for those who have that luxury. Available for $129
Thync Calm and Energy Wearable
Some things aren’t just about your sleep, but about overall making life better. The Thync Calm and Energy Wearable is basically an attached head massager that can be with you while sleeping or through various activities during the day, and upgrade your comfort and quality of life. It basically signals the brain through nerves on the head to shift into a state of calm or give you an energy boost, depends on what you’re doing. Available for $199
Myo Gesture Control Armband
The Myo Gesture Control Armband is less about physical comfort, and more about what some might call smarter living. It reads the electrical activity of your muscles and the motion of your arm to let you wirelessly control technology with hand gestures. Control music, games and even presentations and keyboard keys without actually touching anything. Available for $199
Bellabeat LEAF – Health Tracker Smart Jewelry
The Bellabeat LEAF is smart jewelry to track your health. It tracks breathing patterns during activities, checks up on your sleep patterns and gives advice on how to get more from your resting hours, logs all of your movement during the day and even tracks period and ovulation cycles to know everything about your reproductive health in correlation with every other aspect of your health. For more details here.