It's not easy to keep up with all of the new products for condo owners that are released every year. So here are several that you may have missed and could be of interest.
1. A wireless synthetic globe the size of a soccer ball that evenly emits your choice of soft colours. It's completely programmable from your smartphone or home hub. Imagine having several of them - indoors or outdoors - for a truly magical effect! evehome.com
2. A programmable candle-shaped electric bedtime lamp that slowly dims its warm light to promote natural sleep, and gradually brightens to awaken you. It also responds to your touch and can coordinate with other lamps for a whole-home effect. lifx.com
3. A smart food dish that measures portions and tracks feeding times. It also has a retractable lid that opens and portions food based on a sensor worn on the pet's collar or microchip. Pet lovers will appreciate the ability to easily care for their cat or small dog especially if they have more than one pet on different diets. surepetcare.com
4. A thin pad that slips under your mattress to monitor and analyze your light, deep and REM sleep to help you determine the efficiency of your sleep patterns. It also can detect your heart rate - and your snoring! withings.com