We’re not in your phone anymore: Meet Dorothy
TheÂ yellow brick road to the Internet Of Things is becoming a lot more fun, as we leave the realm of technology noveltyÂ and start to create experiences based on humanÂ metaphors. Such is the case of Dorothy, a physical trigger making your phone smarter.
ByÂ clicking your heels, you can get anÂ Uber ride, makeÂ a dummyÂ phone callÂ or text your location to friends. Â The device, createdÂ by iStrategyLabs, is powered by Â LightBlue Bean, an Arduino micro-controller with a built in Bluetooth chip, accelerometer, and coin cell battery and pairs with an iOS app.