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From Window-Brightening Devices to Tiny Window-Washing Bots

By: Laura McQuarrie - Published: Mar 8, 2014
Windows can frame wonderful vistas and bring in an abundant source of natural light, but often, they also invite in dirty air, noise and allows heat to escape — these window accessories remedy quite a few of these issues. These devices help to improve interior air filtration and temperatures, as well as simplify tasks like having to wash windows inside and out.

Some of the more hi-tech devices boast astonishing abilities, like enabling homeowners to adjust the brightness that comes through windows, or turn panes into interactive touch screens.

One of the most impressive products for windows is the 'Sono' device, which sticks onto windows and works like a pair of noise-cancelling headphones to block out loud sounds from the outside.