Sleep tech startup Eight has all the time aimed to glue its merchandise (first a mattress duvet, then a real good mattress) to the wider good house ecosystem.
Most not too long ago, it introduced a brand new Alexa ability that permits Eight homeowners to make use of the Echo and different Amazon gadgets to have interaction with their mattress, each to keep watch over it (say through adjusting the temperature) and to get admission to their sleep information.
We visited the Eight administrative center in New York to look the Alexa integration in motion, and to speak to co-founder and CEO Matteo Franceschetti about his imaginative and prescient for the corporate.
“You don’t even need to touch your phone — you can just ask Alexa how you slept,” Franceschetti stated. “Or you can ask Alexa to start warming your bed and Alexa will do it automatically for you.”
You can see extra of our interview and transient demo within the video above. Pricing for Eight’s lineup for good mattresses begins at $699.
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