‘Necessity is the mother of invention.’
We all have come across this common saying and it is true. Most inventions that came to life had one main objective- to make human life easy and convenient. The curiosity to know more and hunger to help humankind has inspired so many amazing inventions. According to the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), in 2018, an estimated 1.42 million patents were granted in the world. Keeping this in mind, we have curated a list of 6 new life-changing inventions.
A Talking Hearing Aid- Starkey Livio AI
People think that wearing a hearing aid is a sign of weakness or old age. Starkey Hearing Technologies is trying to break that stigma by introducing a smart hearing aid device. Apart from amplifying sounds and toning down the background noises, additionally, it can also talk. Yes, you heard it right. With the help of Livio Artificial Technology that allows the user to listen to music, verbally answer questions, translate the conversation into any language, detects falls, alert the loved one, and track down the physical activity of the user. Furthermore, it also keeps a record of how often you talk to other people. Its comfortable design and longer battery life make it a WINNER! You can schedule an appointment with a Starkey Professional who can assist your needs.
Unique Skin Care by SkinCeuticals
A glowing, flawless, ageless, and healthy skin is everyone’s dream. To achieve this we spend thousands on expensive skincare products. When it works out well, we are on top of the world. But when results are not desirable we console ourselves by saying that ‘Not all products work for every skin.’ The cult skincare brand SkinCeuticals is here to change that perception. The brand offers personalized clinical-grade serum that will provide customized professional results for your skin. You must be wondering how does it work?
Well after identifying your skin concern (like aging, dry, oily, or discolored skin), it creates a customized formula, especially for your skin. With help of Loreal Technologies, it formulates the serum using a 2000 algorithm with help of D.O.S.E systems. The formula contains concentrated ingredients like retinol glycolic acid and niacinamide. This invention by SkinCeuticals will be a game-changer in the skincare and beauty industry. You can visit their website for customized skincare solutions.
Fully Recyclable Sneakers
Liquor production is accountable for 1.4% of global Greenhouse gas emissions. These numbers are worrying considering climate change and global warming. Considering this Adidas came up with its latest invention of 100% recyclable sneakers called FUTURECRAFT.LOOP. These stylish sneakers are no different than our normal sneakers. The interesting part comes once you are done with them. All you need to do is return it to Adidas Store. The new technology can make shoes out of a single material without using any glue or solvent. This technology took seven years to develop. It is the company’s humble attempt to clean up the environment. However, it is still in the beta testing phase and not ready for public consumption.
Levia- Unique Levitating Marble
Imagine walking in a room that has a contactless levitating bulb. It would look so cool, right?
This invention is a genius attempt to make science with aesthetics. This light bulb works through electromagnetic induction. They design it carefully so that you do not accidentally knock down the bulb. This elegant lamp is made up of Italian Marquina or Carrara marbles. After hydraulic cutting, it is hand-polished to get that sleek look. The most important feature is, it is very easy to use. You can pre-order these aesthetic lamps from the Idea website.
NANO1- Worlds Smallest Astronomy Camera
The next invention on our list is NANO1, the world’s smallest astronomy camera. It is perfect for someone passionate about the wonders of space or just stargazing. This camera has some fascinating features one of them being that it has the ability to capture 25 times more light than the human eye. It can also compress an hour-long recording into 3 minutes video of a beautiful sky or a spectacular natural phenomenon. You can connect with a smartphone with help of Wi-Fi or Bluetooth and use it to view an augmented reality map of the constellation. You can order it from the website of INDIEGOGO.
The title of this invention is self-explanatory. They will pave solar panels on any surface we can walk on like roads, driveways, and sidewalks. This invention is a genius idea to reduce carbon emissions. The solar wafers that are used to generate electricity will be protected under the thick layer of shatter-less gorilla glass. The Hexagonal panels will make the process of replacement quite convenient. They programmed the Solar Roadways electronically to show the markings on the road. Besides, they generate heat that can easily melt snow, thus ensuring that walking and driving are easy during winters.
The company Solar Roadways has successfully completed civil engineering tests performed at the third-party university’s civil engineering department. SR5 would be the first commercially available product by the company.
We tried to make a hand-picked list of the latest inventions that will make our lives easier. These technological advancements are significant in terms of the overall good of mankind. These marvelous inventions will definitely be a part of normal life in the future.