SensFloor is the smart carpet that packs a world of possibilities

Shawn Knight

TechSpot Staff
Staff member
Smartphones, smartwatches and even smart appliances are all the norm these days... but what about a smart floor? Yep, as it turns out, that is indeed a thing.  A German company by the name of Future Shape is marketing a...

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davislane1

"It could also be used an in invisible surveillance system that could alert you via smartphone if someone stepped foot in your house while you weren’t at home."

Or your friendly neighborhood NSA surveillance tech.
 

stewi0001

TS Evangelist
Platinum
My questions are: can it work under other stuff than carpet? how thin does the surface have to be above the sensor? how durable is it?
 
$270 per 11 square feet is expensive obviously but maybe you could be creative with how that is used. Put some in front of certain doorways and other trigger spots for home automation but not every piece of your floor.
 
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Raoul Duke

Combine this with the Siri powered smart system and you have a home.....that I don't want to live in.