If you want a smart home hub that eases into your interior instead of sticking out like a sore thumb, the upcoming internet-connected ‘block of wood’ mui is the thing for you. This is a minimalist’s dream in being able to use Google Assistant, control your lighting or see what the weather forecast is going to be.
What is this smart piece of wood?
The MUI launched successfully on Kickstarter and is now going to extend their discounted offer at Indiegogo InDemand. This is a smart panel built on a piece of wood that’s meant to replace your loud and annoying smartphone. A calm and a minimalist alternative for in your living room. It doubles as a smart speaker with Google Home and Alexa support.
mui wood panel features
- Display a custom message sent from your phone
- Check your Google Calendar
- Check the weather
- Control your lighting (supports Philips Hue and IKEA TRÅDFRI)
- Put on a Don’t Disturb mode
Where can I get the mui wooden panel?
The mui won a 2019 Honoree Design Award mention at CES 2019. The mui is currently available on Indiegogo InDemand. Order one now and you’re scheduled to receive it in September 2019.