Purse with alarm




Purse with alarm

Purse Ping, existing in the form of a working prototype, notifies loss associated money cards or acoustic signal, and can report its current location

Developers device Ping, notifies the owner of the stolen or lost credit card, collect funds for its mass production scheduled to begin in October, according to the project page on Kickstarter.

The device is made of anodized aluminum, measuring 45 × 90 × 3 mm, can hold 10 credit cards and a wad of money with mounts of rubber bands. When removing Ping, and hence the related tangible assets, from a purse, the device notifies the owner of the audio signal through the internal speaker. Also activate the audio signal can Ping through c apps for iOS or Android, when the owner needs to cardholders discovered its location.

Ping with a smartphone owner is bound by energy-efficient version of the protocol Bluetooth 4.0. Location of lost or stolen cards in the “smart cardholders,” is graphically displayed in the interface as a point on the radar screen. Radius communication between the smart phone and Ping about 30 meters.

Battery device according to the manufacturers, will last for 2 years in continuous work, then it can be replaced at low cost.

At the moment, developers raise funds for completion of software and related activities with the mass production and release of Ping in retail. If you manage to collect the necessary sum, cardholders will begin commercial production in October, and the shops Ping gets to the beginning of December.

The publication Digit.ru recalls that the hidden object can also be used NFC-technology. For example, already massively available NFC-tags, allowing to look for clues.

Video showing the principle of the purse Ping:


In: Technology & Gadgets Asked By: [18412 Red Star Level]

Answer this Question

You must be Logged In to post an Answer.

Not a member yet? Sign Up Now »