I like this nifty idea on Kickstarter. It's a padlock that can be opened using bluetooth from your phone. Any city cyclist would recognise the immediate value in something like this. No more foostering with keys. No more leaving your bike at the canal for three weeks because Sarah keep forgetting to bring your key. No more having to pursuade a locksmith to come down and cut off your lock when you've lost that little tiny key...again.
Okay, safe to say I'm excited.
FŪZ Designs have created Noke. By using Noke and your smartphone, you can always gain access to your lock and you can share access of the lock easily and securely with friends of family.
The really super thing about the app and lock combo is that since it relies on bluetooth, you don't even need to take your phone out of your pocket. The lock will unlock once you are about 10 feet away, and then you just need to press the shank to release it.
The Kickstarter campain has already raised $50,000 - you can buy a Noke there for the reduced price of $60.
Fashion Meets Tech In Milan’s Design Week In The Best Way
The First Futuristic Speaker Design That Will Blow Your Mind
8 Cool Back-To-School Tech You Must Have
A "Magic Carpet" That Destroys All Hope For Humanity
Star Trek Tech Comes To Real Life
A Stormtrooper That Blasts... Music?
Move Over Smartphones! The Smartoven Is Here!
11 Best Portable, Bluetooth Speakers
Who Needs Apple, Anyway?
4 Current "Green" Kickstarters
amazon prime day 2017
Amazon Prime Day 2017: How To Choose The Best Deals
Everything You Need To Know To Stay Healthy
samsung galaxy s8
Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus: Highlights
UE Wonderboom, a pint-sized bluetooth speaker with powerful sound