This new air quality sensor won't look out of place in your stylish home

 

Friends Dustin Jefferson Onghanseng and Brian Lin, both have chronic breathing conditions (rhinitis and asthma, respectively), and they both share a passion for health and sustainability.


This new air quality sensor won't look out of place in your stylish home


It wasn’t until they entered a 24-hour hackathon, that they decided to build their first Indoor Air Quality Sensor. They won the hackathon and turned it into a startup company.

This new air quality sensor won't look out of place in your stylish home


Named uHoo, it’s a sensor that constantly checks the quality of the air wherever you place it.

This new air quality sensor won't look out of place in your stylish home


There’s also an app that sends you an alert about any concerns in your home or office, once the sensor detects them.

This new air quality sensor won't look out of place in your stylish home


When you get an alert, you can open the message and see further details and take any action, if needed, based on the suggestions it gives you.

This new air quality sensor won't look out of place in your stylish home


Like if it tells you your space is getting dusty, and you should clean it up or open a window.

This new air quality sensor won't look out of place in your stylish home


The app even keeps track of the air quality over time, letting you access your historical data of the air quality around the sensor.

This new air quality sensor won't look out of place in your stylish home


To find out more, watch the video below, or check out their Indiegogo campaign, here.

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