Tech Mums: Smart Gadgets for Your Smart Home

Category: Mums Corner

If you’re a mum and running a household with wee ones you know that you will need all the help you can get. Add these to your household essentials and have things running a little smoother.



1. Bigger Capacity and Upgraded Technology

Ariston Andris Slim 30

$389 Authorised dealers


Ariston Thermo launched the first-ever water heater that is exclusively designed to fit bathrooms in Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats or condominiums last year with a storage capacity of 20L. This year, it introduces its SL30 – with 30L capacity. The SL30 is also the first storage water heater in Singapore that comes with Ag+ Silver Ions to provide greater hygiene to its users. With the Ag+ technology, this model has an added anti-bacterial feature to stop the proliferation of e-coli, salmonella, legionella, mould, fungi and more. And of course, with its slim and sleek design, it fits neatly in small bathrooms and there’s no need to hide it anymore.




2. Cook Up a Storm

Vorwerk Thermomix®



Whoever said cooking has to be difficult or messy? With the Thermomix®,cooking a feast for the whole family just got a whole lot easier. The multifunctional kitchen appliance has 12 functions so you can expect to stir, mix, blend and chop but also cook, steam, weigh, grind, knead, whisk, simmer and emulsify – all using a single machine. Take things digital with the machine’s unique innovative digitalized guided cookbook technology called Recipes Chips, which attaches to the Thermomix® and allows you to browse through the recipes, access nutritional information and cook with the step-by-step guides. Plus with the step-by-step guided cooking feature, where temperature and timings are set and controlled by the Thermomix®, you’ll get it right every single time. Now, what shall we have for dinner?




3. Keep Your Windows Clean


$699 Ban Leong Online Store, Courts and Harvey Norman


If your windows are the only place in the house you don’t usually clean, it’s time you did – with the ECOVACS WINBOT 950, of course. This window-cleaning robot will keep you safe and off your window ledge. The SMART DRIVE system allows the cleaning pad to stay stationary while the actual WINBOT body turns, so you can be sure every corner of your window is thoroughly cleaned. If you’re worried about it falling off, don’t be. Its 5-metre extension cord, safety suction pod and tether ensure it never does. The best part about the ECOVACS WINBOT 950? It’s remote-controlled so all you have to do is sit back and watch your WINBOT 950 in action.



4. QuickDrive™ Technology for a Quick Wash

Samsung QuickDrive™ Washing Machine

From $1,549 Major consumer electronics stores


Samsung introduces its revolutionary new washing machine technology QuickDrive™ which reduces washing time by up to 50 per cent. How? Simply choose the Super Speed setting and you’ll be able to unload your washing in as little as 39 minutes. You’ll also be pleased to know that it saves up to 20 per cent energy without compromising on cleaning performance. The IoT-ready washing machine also boasts an AI-powered laundry assistant called Q-rator and with the three smart features, you’ll be able to manage your laundry more conveniently and efficiently.



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