French start-up Wello attracted some attention at CES 2020 with its solar-powered three-wheeled electric cargo bike that aims to combine a bicycle and a car to address the last mile issue while respecting the environment.At the French Tech Pavilion, I met the founder and CEO of Wello, Arnaud Chéreau, who told me how his idea and 3000 euros for the first prototype (2015) brought him from a shipping container office in […]
Lokly Encrypted USB Key For The Most Paranoid UsersEditor's Pick
With the incredible miniaturization of portable SSD storage, you can carry several libraries worth of data in your pocket. But the mix of increased capacity and pocketable form factor creates security risks equally important.
The MyFood Family Smart Greenhouse got a lot of traction at CES 2020, so much that the unit exhibited at the FrenchTech pavilion was sold during the show! Given that the price tag for such a large model (Family model, 22 m² / 242 ft²) varies between 8,600 to 22,000 euros (VAT incl.), that sale was a great validation of the product and the technology powering it.Mickaël Gandecki, co-founder, CTO […]
Chronolife was back at CES 2020 with its biometric T-Shirt Nexkin launched in November 2019, a consumer version of Chronolife’s medical solution that is expected to launch as a remote health monitoring product in 2020, with FDA and CE class 2a certifications. In 2021, the company will add to the lineup a patented predictive solution for Chronic Heart Failure with its proprietary HOTS algorithm for mobile phones.
Ubergizmo’s Best of CES 2020Editor's Pick
Our Best of CES, the products and tech that made an impression for their design, ingenuity, value, or all of the above. So many things to see, so little time, but our 15th CES almost boils down to this.
Just like a smartphone, everyone wants to have a smartwatch as another essential gadget.However, for some – smartwatches seem much more expensive than what they offer.But, recently, the features and specifications that we get on a smartwatch (say, Apple Watch) – it is tough to ignore its value. With more features offered, they prove to be an essential companion to our smartphones.At CES, 2020 – Withings unveiled ScanWatch, a hybrid […]
Normally, we listen to music or podcasts to fall asleep. But, for that, we usually pair up with earphones or headphones (wired/wireless).At CES, 2020 – The founders of Mydodow have come up with a comfortable headband called HoomBand, that lets you listen to stories to fall asleep.Of course, a headband will prove to be more comfortable instead of earphones while sleeping.The headband includes ultra-flat earphones wrapped in a soft and […]
Smart locks are everywhere at CES, but what sets Brightlock apart is how you use your smartphone to unlock: the lock needs to see your phone’s light! Mainly designed for businesses and large corporations, Brightlock offers a hardware, software and cloud solution.The service allows companies to get rid of keys, simplify the access management process, cut costs, and provide better control over the access to their buildings.
BassMe is back at CES with its unique personal subwoofer that got a CES Innovation Award and is shipping for $145 since October 2019.
In those digital times, people need help to keep focused and concentrated more than ever. STYL has created the perfect solution: Spinity, a connected pen made for playing that aims at improving concentration, brain activity, and dexterity while delivering the same features as “dumb” pens.The idea is unique and comes from the need to focus better and go back to vintage games when kids (and adults) were playing with physical […]
Adok Aura is a smart projector with a built-in Windows 10 PC that turns any surface into a tablet with an extra-large touch display. Aimed at making collaborative work easy, fun and efficient, Adok Aura is equipped with a PC processor, a battery, a webcam, a microphone, a speaker and projects a large HD resolution touch display on any table. Last year, the company showed a CES Award recipient prototype […]
We have seen a lot of different smart lock/unlock systems. However, Netatmo’s first NFC-based smart door lock strikes to be something impressive right after it was unveiled at CES, 2020.Just like you would unlock/lock a door with a traditional lock-key system, it is essentially the same. However, the key acts as an NFC paired tech that will unlock the door.With this, you will end up having a smart door that […]
Today at CES 2020, Lexilife, a start-up founded in 2018 by Jean-Baptiste Fontes, and developed within the Thomas Watt Lighting Pro company, announced Lexilight, a device that aims at bringing relief to 10% of the world’s population that suffers from dyslexia (about 700 million people worldwide).
Bookinou is the first audio reader for children 3-7 years old without a screen and with the voices of their family and friends. Bookinou aims at encouraging kids to read by replacing smartphones or tablets with books. Family members can record the stories of their choice using their own voices with the free companion application. Then children will listen to the stories recorded by their loved ones using the Bookinou […]