Ninja Blocks the developers and manufactures behind the awesome Ninja Blocks open source cloud enabled computers which has been designed to provide users with easy home automation, have this week unveiled their latest invention in the for of the Ninja Sphere.
The Ninja Sphere is marketed as the next generation control for your environment which offers accurate in-home location data together with a gesture control interface. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Ninja Sphere project and see it in action.
The Ninja Sphere has been created to learn about your environment using sensors and actuators to build a model of your space, allowing it to then inform you if anything is out of place. The sensors are capable of monitoring temperature, lighting, energy usage and even your pets’ presence or anything else you would like to connect to your sphere. Ninja Blocks explain:
“We already support a huge array of devices, but because our approach is open source, almost anybody can write and share a driver to connect a device to your sphere. This essentially future proofs your Ninja Sphere, giving you peace of mind that as new devices come onto the market, your Ninja Sphere can support them.”
The Ninja Sphere project is currently over on the Kickstarter website looking to raise enough pledges to make the jump from concept to production. So if you think Ninja Sphere is something you could benefit from, visit the Kickstarter website now to make a pledge and help Ninja Sphere become a reality.