Virtually every aspect of home life is being upgraded with smart technology, which makes the news of the ShadeCraft 'Bloom' understandable as brands look to take connectivity to the immediate area surrounding a house.
The device works by being attached onto any existing patio parasol and instantly goes to work adding voice control functionality through Amazon Alexa along with further control via at the accompanying app. Users can take advantage of integrated Bluetooth speakers to stay entertained whilst enjoying time outside and are also capable of charging devices via built-in USB ports.
The ShadeCraft 'Bloom' also boasts an internal wind sensor that will automatically open or close the umbrella according to weather conditions for enhanced ease of use.
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