Br8throo Barks Ups A Collar To Track The Daily Lives Of Pets.
A firm founded by U.S military veterans named Br8kthroo have recently announced the company is launching and developing a new GPS dog collar. The TechyDogs as this product seems to be named, is a collar that uses real time data from a Global Positioning System, named Zigee and a social media to allow pet owners to stay connected with their canine companions.
TechyDogs Collar primary function is to receive and update on a pets daily activities, made up on readings from the devices integrate accelerometer and gyroscope. “Details about the dog’s actions transmit from the TechyDogs Collar via the wireless ZigBee network to the pet owner’s social media accounts,” said Lamboy. “The comments will appear as posts from the dog’s perspective as he goes for a walk or engages in other activities.“Br8kthroo is preparing to raise additional development funds through the crowdsourcing website Rockethub, beginning March 6, 2014. “Br8kthroo’s goal is to develop, market and produce 100,000 TechyDogs Collar units at a price of $100 by October 31, 2014,” said Lamboy.
The Software For TechyDogs
“Our initial goal is to sell 500 RTVM licenses to 100 call centers,” noted company co-founder and president Saul Villanueva. “Employees will use RTVM to enter profiles similar to those used in gaming systems like Xbox and PlayStation, and managers will view visually pleasing graphical data to help them make real-time decisions more easily.”