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Your Plants Are Now Wi-Fi Accessible
2012-05-29 03:41:54

Houseplants and patio gardens alike can bring an element of natural beauty to any living space. The tricky part, however, is keeping these plants alive, especially if you live in a climate notorious for killer summers. Now, a new sensor and iOS app have arrived to save these plants and bring harmony between plants and their owners. Enter the Koubachi Wi-Fi plant sensor. Working in tandem with the Koubachi iOS app, the sensor provides real-time data about the plant´s soil and living...

Word of the Day
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.