Breezometer

  • Hardware Battlefield competitor Foobot wants to reduce pollution in your home

    Hardware Battlefield competitor Foobot wants to reduce pollution in your home

    The last we heard from AirBoxLab, the company was presenting an indoor air quality monitor called Alima in the TechCrunch Hardware Battlefield at CES 2014. In the two years since that event, the company has rebranded the Alima as the Foobot, raised €2 million and shifted focus from simply monitoring air quality to improving it. When Foobot released a direct to consumer product back in… Read More

  • New Technology And Big Data Help You Breathe Fresh Air

    New Technology And Big Data Help You Breathe Fresh Air

    Breezometer was conceived because CEO Ran Korber wanted to buy a house. He knew that air pollution caused health problems and he knew that in his native Israel — as with most developed countries — pollution is measured in real time, often at a street-by-street level. Yet, while local school and tax information was available in exhaustive detail for property buyers, there was no… Read More