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FARO: A Sleek, Visibility-First Smart Helmet

A project in New York, NY by UNIT 1
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A smart helmet that delivers style, safety and comfort with a state-of-the-art light system, ventilation, MIPS and fall detection.
Backers: 3029
Average Pledge Per Backer: $182

Funded: $550,335 of $20,000
Dates: Oct 6th -> Nov 26th (52 days)
Project By: UNIT 1
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Latest News

This Smart Helmet Comes With A State Of The Art Lighting And Signalling System

November 16th - via: unilad.co.uk
FARO is a smart helmet by a company called UNIT 1 and it is set to deliver a range of features that could have practical benefits to cyclists. The product already has a significant amount of support, with almost £330,000 raised on a goal of £15,120. Nonetheless, more people may want to invest in the smart system that could not only make drivers more aware of cyclists but also call the emergency services if there is an accident. (Read More)

Faro - A Smart Helmet by UNIT 1 has Raised $300,000 via Kickstarter

October 30th - via: gizmochina.com
Cycling is a fun activity but becomes a task in the cities due to rising accidents. The primary cause of these mishaps is a lack of communication or miscommunication between the rider and driver. To resolve this issue and make life easy, UNIT 1 has introduced Faro, a smart, sleek, and stylish helmet. (Read More)

Faro's smart bike helmet thunders on Kickstarter

October 30th - via: phonemantra.com
The Faro has 40 LEDs on the back that can be used to send different signals. The user can choose from flashing modes, day and night modes, color combinations. The user can also signal other drivers if they are about to turn or stop using a remote control that can be attached to the steering wheel. (Read More)

We hit $300k!

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
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