How many times have you gone shopping for groceries and when you get back home and open your fridge, you find out there was an essential ingredient for dinner, you forgot to buy? It has probably happened multiple times, right?
Well, Microsoft has teamed up with a refrigerator maker Liebherr to make you the SmartDeviceBox. It is like your typical refrigerator except it keeps track of all your groceries stocked inside it. It will let you know what is about to get finished and what was finished in a smart shopping list relayed to your smartphone.
So the next time you are at the supermarket, you simply pull up the smart shopping list on your smartphone and pick those items. That way, you will neither forget to buy any groceries, nor buy a grocery that you still have enough of inside your fridge.
Microsoft principal data scientist, Timothy Hazen, says in a blog post says the SmartDeviceBox will transform your fridge “beyond cooling comestibles, to reminding people what they need at the market.”
How the Microsoft SmartDeviceBox works
The SmartDeviceBox is an Internet of Things (IoT) device. It …read more