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Nature-Imitating Alerts

The Revive Alarm Clock Mimics Nature's Changes to Gently Wake You

— November 11, 2013 — Art & Design
There is hardly a worse way to be roused from sleep than to be startled. The Revive Alarm Clock by Jason Putra works much differently to the way in which most do, gently causing your melatonin levels to drop and waking you up softly and slowly.

The capsular device gradually opens to reveal more and more light to emulate the rays of the rising sun. Accompanied by this can be a natural soundtrack of birds chirping or ocean waves. You can actually sync this gadget with your smartphone to choose the most effective morning noises for you.

About half an hour before you'd like to get out of bed, the Revive Alarm Clock will activate. Its luminescence and volume will little by little guide you out of your slumber.
Trend Themes
1. Nature-mimicking Alarm Clocks - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Explore the use of light and sound to create a more gentle and natural awakening for alarm clocks.
2. Synced Smart Alarm Systems - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop alarm clocks that can sync with smartphones to customize waking experiences based on individual preferences.
3. Sleep-related Wellness Devices - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Create innovative devices that optimize sleep patterns and promote healthier wake-ups.
Industry Implications
1. Home Electronics - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Integrate nature-mimicking alarms in home electronics to enhance the waking experience.
2. Smartphone Accessories - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Design accessories that enable alarm clocks to sync with smartphones for a personalized waking routine.
3. Wellness and Fitness - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Combine sleep-related wellness devices with fitness technology to create comprehensive wellness solutions.
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