Tech Tool

Tech-enhanced tools make construction more accessible

Implications - Tech-powered tools are allowing consumers safety and independence in constructing personal projects.
From swinging a hammer with minimal effort to testing a hedge-trimmer through VR, the incorporation of technology and design in the home tools space is broadening the market for consumption, as it prioritizes accessibility for demographics less familiar with their use.

Workshop Question - What ideas can your brand come up with to try to diversify your consumer base?
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Fatigue-Reducing Hammers - This Titanium Hammer Requires Less Effort to Use Than Comparable Tools
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Average 1,644 Clicks Pub: Jan 13, 16
Fatigue-Reducing Hammers
This Titanium Hammer Requires Less Effort to Use Than Comparable Tools
‘Stiletto’ designed a lightweight, titanium hammer that requires less effort to use. Although a good hammer is a staple in every consumer’s toolbox, it can be exhausting to use the... [More]
All-in-One Tire-Changing Tools - The 'AutoAuto' Car Tool Alleviates the Stress of Changing Tires
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This Year and Hot 1,591 Clicks Pub: Jan 23, 19
All-in-One Tire-Changing Tools
The 'AutoAuto' Car Tool Alleviates the Stress of Changing Tires
The process of changing the tires on a vehicle can be lengthy when being performed from home given the variety of different tools you need to get the task done, so the ‘AutoAuto’ car... [More]
App-Connected Power Tools - The Black+Decker Smartech Battery Comes to CES 2016
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Average 1,031 Clicks Pub: Jan 7, 16
App-Connected Power Tools
The Black+Decker Smartech Battery Comes to CES 2016
Power tools might not be the first thing that comes to mind regarding CES, but the Black+Decker Smartech Battery is here to change things in 2016. Working with the new lineup of power tools from the... [More]
VR Hedge-Trimming Experiences - Lowe's Holoroom Test Drive Lets Users Try Out Power Tools in VR
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This Year and Average 151 Clicks Pub: Jul 18, 18
VR Hedge-Trimming Experiences
Lowe's Holoroom Test Drive Lets Users Try Out Power Tools in VR
Hedge trimmers and VR may sound like an odd and dangerous combination, but Lowe’s Holoroom Test Drive carefully blends to the two to give customers a chance to test out burly power tools. This... [More]
Battery-Powered Lawn Trimmers - PULSE-62V is the World's First Battery-Powered Trimmer Mower
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This Month and Mild 43 Clicks Pub: Apr 11, 19
Battery-Powered Lawn Trimmers
PULSE-62V is the World's First Battery-Powered Trimmer Mower
DR Power Equipment is now introducing its PULSE-62V model as a first-of-its-kind battery-powered Trimmer Mower on the market, boasting a design that’s lightweight and easy to use. Gone are... [More]
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