From Low-Tech Pregnancy Wristbands to Digital Afterlife Installations

By: Alyson Wyers - Jun 28, 2015
These June 2015 life innovations look at what is happening in the daily life of consumers, from family time to career. These products, services and experiences also look at improving the quality of life by encouraging mindfulness, especially when it comes to the role technology plays in our everyday existence.

The concept of digital detox is picking up steam, with the emergence of new lifestyle brands focusing on this very issue as well as ad campaigns and products getting people to scale back with their smartphone, screen and internet use.

Given that Mother's Day and Father's Day occur around the same time of year in North America, there is also an increase in parenthood-related innovations, as evidenced by June 2015 life ideas. This includes podcasts, sentimental advertising and pregnancy gadgets.