The circle is now complete, use your iPhone to control your cat’s diet and monitor heath with Bistro Smart Feeder

The circle is now complete, use your iPhone to control your cat’s diet and monitor heath with Bistro Smart Feeder
Despite the official line that the internet was created out of the roots of defense research, we all know that it was, in fact, developed as a means to share pictures and videos of cats.

Well, our connectivity has reached a new pinnacle, not only do our smartphones have the cameras to capture and record our feline friends, but now we have the accessories to control their feeding, monitor their weight, and stay connected when we are away.

This is all thanks to the Bistro smart cat feeder. This device is connected to your iPhone where you can get up close and personal with your cat, or cats, while eating. What if you happen to have more than one cat? Well Bistro is packed with technology which includes, among other things, a camera with facial recognition software.

That way, the Bistro app can alert you which of your cats are stepping up to the plate to grab a bite to eat. When we say “up to the plate,” we literally mean “the plate,” because the Bistro is equipped with a scale. That way, when you are watching a live stream of your furry bundle of joy eat, you also know how much he or she weighs.

The Bistro app will track your cat’s diet history too. The system records how much food he or she ate, how much water was drunk, and from there you can create your own feline health analysis report. Bistro has successfully surpassed its funding goal on Indiegogo, so $160 (no facial recognition) and up will get you a Bistro smart cat feeder in your house by early next year.

Real-time data about how much your cat is eating? Access to how much your cat weighs? Historical health reports? A live stream of your cat eating? All accessible from your smartphone? If that is not the Shangri La of everything we invented the internet and data for, then nothing is.



source: Bistro (Indiegogo)

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8 Comments

1. javy108

Posts: 1004; Member since: Jul 27, 2014

I dont like Apple but this app is really useful for those who loves cats :C I have cats and when theyre babies OMG u have to be really carefull with em.

2. Randy_g

Posts: 70; Member since: Jul 10, 2014

Wow I now control cats diet over a phone when I can simply not be lazy and actually have myself make them healthy and pure

3. javy108

Posts: 1004; Member since: Jul 27, 2014

Of course u have to take care of them, but trust me, is really hard to know about cats, they re really complicated as good friends :3 the most important thing that u can do for ur cat is spent time with him / her and that cannot be replaced for any App.

4. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

Cats are awesome.

5. AfterShock

Posts: 4146; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

I've three cats myself, play time is very important.

6. 0xFFFF

Posts: 3806; Member since: Apr 16, 2014

First they test it on cats, then Apple will make this standard for iFans. The iPhone won't let you buy any food unless you go on the scale. If you are over the limit, then the iPhone will give you a choice of exercises to burn some fat so you will be able to eat again.

7. RebelwithoutaClue unregistered

Lol the things they invent. I do like the internet of things, but you can go overboard with this. I can imagine this system being helpful when your cat is sick or has eating problems. But normally this is total waste of money.

8. fjftokyo

Posts: 65; Member since: Jun 06, 2013

"The circle is now complete, use your iPhone to control your cat’s diet" I can die in peace now knowing Mr. Boots will finally have a proper diet....... !00% garbage article.

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