WITH the CES Asia 2018 tech show now over, The Nation presents the top 10 groundbreaking tech products – AI, vehicle tech, mobile, and augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) – from the Innovation Award honorees across 20 product categories. These products combine looks with functionality, and can offer support in the daily lives and lifestyle of all people.
1 MoonBot kit from MORPX is an artificial intelligence robot for kids that can be used to assemble modules into different forms and application scenarios. With the world’s leadฌing visual recognition technology, it can identify objects and interact with its users.
2 Kenzen, a pioneer in next-generation wearables for precision health, is now developing a health analytics platform that predicts and prevents avoidable injuries and illness using sweat analysis. It takes a noninvasive approach via the Kenzen Patch, a small, flexible wearable that adheres comfortably to the skin.
3 The first truly professional underwater robot, FIFISH P3 offers unparalleled performance for capturing underwater footage. It features a one-inch CMOS sensor capable of capturing 4K footage at a 162-degree field of view. It helps users discover the underฌwater world. The robot is developed by Shenzhen Qysea Technology.
4 The Dreamlight Sleep Mask from Dreamlight is more than a sleep mask, offering a sleep-aid system that uses lighting, sound and genetics to help people fall asleep faster and wake up with more energy.
5 Paperang Meow Meow developed by Xiamen Paperang Technology, is a handheld ink-free mobile printer that in addition to printing documents or photos, can also recognise and interpret text, or take and enlarge images with the Bluetooth-controlled app. It offers 200dpi resolution and the ability to print 40 metres of paper on a single charge. It is a truly mobile solution for those on the go.
6 Super Cruise intelligent-driving system from Cadillac is the industry’s first truly intelligent hands-free driving solution that can be used at highway speeds. It uses a unique system to keep the driver’s attention and high-precision map data to guarantee driver safety and vehicle operation. It is combined with onboard cameras and radar sensors.
7 PEGASI Smart Glasses from Shenzhen Qianhai Icecold IT uses both biometric and artificial intelligence technologies. Acting as a form of deep-sleep therapy, Pegasi glasses help improve the quality of sleep. A unique blue light emitted from the glasses affects the wearer’s secretion of melatonin and cortisol. During the day, the blue light decreases melatonin and increases cortisol. It helps improve sleep quality and reduces jet lag.
8 Zhejiang Detu Network hit the mark with DETU MAX, the world’s first AIpowered 12K professional-grade 3D VR panoramic camera, bringing revolutionary high-definition and true 3D VR panoramic images to elevate the user’s photos to a new level.
9 Lynx Routes Tmall Router developed by Alibaba AI Labs is a consumer-grade intelligent routing terminal powered by Alibaba’s years of enterprise-class network technology.
10 NeuroChat’s Neurocgat, is the first specialised social network in the world, working on the basis of a brain-computer interface. The unique technological breakthrough allows people with severe speech and movement disorders to communicate with each other, relatives, medical staff and the whole world.