Domestic technology has been under the spotlight during the past year, with digital assistants like Alexa taking over our living spaces, and features such as smart security home systems gaining a lot of traction and popularity. The existence of these devices, while potentially striking a bit of fear and paranoia, will only increase in the future. And some of the software currently available is providing really cool results.
Mashable compiled a list of the most exciting domestic technology available. Here are five of our favorites.
Furbo Dog Camera
A lonely dog is something that concerns a lot of people, be that for the possibility that they’ll destroy your house or because you love them and don’t want them to be sad. Whatever your reason, Furbo Dog Camera allows owners to keep an eye on their pets, notifying you whenever there’s movement from them at home. This device also has the ability of calling out to your dog and offering it a treat, and it can even take really adorable dog selfies.
Nest Hello Doorbell
No one would have ever imagined that there’d be a need for smart doorbells yet here they are, and we kind of want one.
Nest Hello is a video doorbell connected to your home’s Wi-Fi that provides a 24/7 high quality video stream. This software comes equipped with facial recognition technology while also allows for two way communication. So if you get a visitor and you’re out of the house you can still interact with them almost as if you were there, allowing you to practically be in two places at once. If that’s not the ultimate goal of technology, then I don’t know what is.
ILIFE Robot Vacuum
Robot vacuums are extremely popular and useful, but ILIFE is different from the rest because it has the ability to recharge itself when it’s running low on battery and it cleans your house according to an automatic schedule. The vacuum cleans all sorts of floors and rugs and has a sensor that makes it avoid all corners and nooks. ILIFE Vacuum literally makes no mistakes, and it will definitely become the most important member of your household.
One of the craziest inventions ever made consists of an oven, which is smart and cooks food rapidly with the use of pure light. Wait, what?
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Brava Light is connected to your house’s Wi-Fi and has the ability to cook meals rapidly with it’s infrared lights system. These lights transfer energy to the food and cook it faster than usual. The oven is also equipped with a fish-eye camera that lets it know when the food is cooked and ready to eat, proceeding to turn itself off automatically. It’s like a Crockpot, only super fast, and safe.