Considering how fast technology is progressing, it is not a surprise that a future one used to dream about has arrived!
For instance, back in the day, everyone used to wish for a high-speed internet connection. Today, ISPs like Spectrum internet offering lightning-fast connection speeds at an affordable cost has made it possible. Over the years, technology has completely transformed our lives. It is due to the advancements in tech that the world has received a lot of fascinating inventions such as a smartphone. However, there are some weird inventions as well which you might not know you needed. This article will focus on such creations. So, without any further ado, let’s begin!
- Google Pixel Buds
Google Pixel Buds are not your ordinary pair of earbuds. When paired with a Pixel smartphone or any Android phone, open the Google Translate app to converse in different languages. You can activate the assistant by saying ‘Hey, Google’ or press and hold the earbud. You can then say help me speak Spanish or whichever language you want. This will launch the conversation mode on the translate app.
When you are all set to speak to someone, simply press and hold the earbud and then speak in your native language. You can then tap the microphone under the language you would like to translate when the person is ready to respond. When the person replies, the translated message will be played directly in your pixel earbuds. There is also the option of transcribing which will convert the message into text for you to understand more clearly. These earbuds can translate 40 different languages.
- Sleep Number 360 Smart Bed
It is because of the advancements in technology that one has access to some really cool inventions such as a smart bed. This Sleep Number 360 Smart Bed is a dream come true for those who find it difficult to sleep at night. It makes you fall asleep fast and will provide you more restful sleep. This smart bed will create a microclimate, helping you drift to sleep by warming your feet. It will then balance the surface temperature to keep you asleep during the night.
The Sleep Number 360 Smart Bed will measure your breath & heart rate along with movements. In addition, it will track your wake and sleep cycles and will show your sleep health over time.
- Geko Smart Whistle
Geko Smart Whistle is a pretty useful device when it comes to personal safety. You can use the device to send SOS signals to your loved ones in case of an emergency. It features GPS tracking which will let your family know about your whereabouts via Google Maps.
To make this device work, you will first need to download and install the WISO app on your smartphone. You will then pair it with the whistle via Bluetooth. Then, you can select the contacts on the application that you want to alert if you need assistance. If you want to send an SOS then simply blow the whistle or just press the button on your Geko Smart Whistle for a couple of seconds. This will automatically call, email, or text your selected contacts.
The people who will receive an alert will get an SOS message along with a map that would show your actual location. After you deactivate the alert, a message will be sent to the contacts, letting them know about your well-being. This device is not only stylish but will also help keep you safe at all times.
The cooking industry is not left untouched by technology. In fact, there is a special pan that will help you cook delicious meals effortlessly. Called SmartyPan, this device will let you know the precise calories and nutrition you will gain with every dish you make. It features temperature and weight sensors that would immediately calculate the nutrition of ingredients and that too in real-time.
The pan will be connected to the SmartyPan app which is available for both iOS and Android. You can even share your recipes on the application. In addition, the app will guide you to make specific dishes by giving you step by step instructions. Also, the handle lights will turn red if the temperature is too high. This pan is available in three different colors.
- Onvi Prophix
There are many smart toothbrushes in the market already but nothing can compare to Onvi Prophix. It gives you an advanced approach to take care of your oral hygiene. The brush has an in-built 10-megapixel camera. You can connect the device to its application via Bluetooth. Once it is connected, you can see the live video feed as you brush your teeth. You can even take pictures as you brush which you can then show to your dentist if needed. Prophix will also recognize any dental problems that you might be unaware of. Moreover, it will give you tips on how to improve your brushing technique.
Who doesn’t want to keep their telephonic conversations private especially when they are in the open space? If you too want the same then try Hushme. It is a Bluetooth headset that muffles your voice so you may conversate with whomever you want privately. This tool is best for anyone who wants to ensure speech privacy when talking on the phone in offices or public places.
For example, if you wish to know about different Spectrum packages while at work you can simply put this device on and talk with their customer service support. It comes in stylish designs and supports up to 10-hours of battery life. Plus, it features wireless BT connectivity. You can connect Hushme with your mobile through Bluetooth and then you can use it as a hands-free headset while listening to music or speaking on the phone. The device will lock over the mouth for you to speak secretly. The mouthpiece is made of hypoallergenic material which means that people within a radius of 3 feet will not be able to hear you. The mouthpiece is also replaceable.
These are some of the creations that have resulted due to the advancements in technology. However, this is just the tip of the iceberg. There are way too many crazy inventions that are launched almost every day to make human lives much easier. So, which one of these devices impressed you the most?