Published On: Wed, Jul 27th, 2016

Awair atmosphere peculiarity guard teams adult with Nest, Amazon Echo and IFTTT


Awair, a IoT product that sits in a home and measures a peculiarity of your air, has now announced integrations with a series of other platforms to urge a experience.

The association behind Aawir, Bitfinder, has teamed adult with Nest, a Amazon Echo, and IFTTT to offer users new ways to correlate with a information collected from atmosphere peculiarity guard and some-more seamlessly automate their other connected-home inclination to take over some of a complicated lifting.

With Nest, for example, users can automatically fan their atmosphere when a CO2 thoroughness in a room is high.

Plus, users can some-more straightforwardly get information about their atmosphere peculiarity by an formation with Amazon Echo. Simply ask Alexa (to ask Awair) about how we can urge a atmosphere peculiarity around you, or recommendations on products that don’t mistreat a atmosphere quality.

But even if we don’t possess an Echo or a Nest, Awair’s formation with IFTTT gives a user control over how a inclination in their home conflict to a several aspects of atmosphere quality, such as temperature, CO2 levels, humidity, dust, and VOCs.

With IFTTT, users can module their several products by WeMo switches to spin on and off formed on certain factors in a air. They can also accept notifications on Slack or lane atmosphere peculiarity factors in a Google spreadsheet.

These integrations are all partial of a incomparable bid to spin Awair into a active device as against to a measuring tool.

The Awair intelligent atmosphere peculiarity guard now only measures a atmosphere peculiarity in a certain room and sends that info to an app, that can, in turn, give users recommendations on how to urge that atmosphere quality.

As it stands now, those recommendations customarily engage shopping a humidifier or a opposite portfolio of cleaning products, and need utterly a bit of time and appetite for a user.

But in a future, Awair wants to make any kind of atmosphere peculiarity device, from humidifiers to de-humidifiers and more, smarter. The company’s subsequent device, not nonetheless denounced though teased by owner Ronald Ro, will offshoot Awair into traditionally ‘dumb’ atmosphere peculiarity products to automate a whole process.

The Awair is accessible for $199/unit right here.

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