The Pollution Paradox of India: Brief Insight of Current Pollution Condition

The Pollution Paradox of India: Brief Insight of Current Pollution Condition

Posted by on Jan 23, 2017 in Device, Enviornment, Pollution | No Comments

Introduction The case of bad air quality management in India is quite peculiar. Although it should be a concern of the whole population. However, upon further assessment, it is very evidently present that the issue of air quality management in India is a complete class-centric problem. What is even funny is that a greater share […]

They pay to know their particulate matter!!

They pay to know their particulate matter!!

Posted by on Jun 27, 2016 in Open-Data | No Comments

An extremely well-framed article by Jayshree Nandi on  how people are gradually becoming aware and concerned towards the quality of air that they are breathing as well as their eagerness to assess the condition through numbers. The story is a very good pointer to the fact that the way the state regulatories are focused and approaching the issue […]

Interesting Lesson to Learn from Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska

Interesting Lesson to Learn from Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska

Posted by on Jun 24, 2016 in Open-Data | No Comments

Anchorage, the largest city in Alaska, is going to witness a big change with the innovative ideas being introduced by its municipality department. The Municipality of Anchorage, this month has introduced an online resident portal for municipal questions, comments and concerns.  Within that portal the Municipality of Anchorage launched #ANCWorks!, which is an  online tool for […]

Shenzhen Workshop Event 2016

Shenzhen Workshop Event 2016

Posted by on Jun 13, 2016 in Event | No Comments

The workshop on Environment Monitoring Devices at Chaihou Makerspace was a success. The crowd was super-excited to get their hands on the AirOwls.  Jian a fellow participant in the workshop and a hardware enthusiast was thrilled getting a chance to assemble the AirOwl at the workshop. Cheryl gave an excellent suggestion during the event of […]

Owls Hooting in China

Owls Hooting in China

Posted by on Jun 12, 2016 in Device, Event | No Comments

Coming to Shenzhen was a big eyeopener for us. There are atleast 1,00,000 traders of electronics at every 3 Km radius. Every maker space is equipped with the best of the best facilities. Here in Shenzhen Open Innovation Lab (SZOIL), I got the opportunity to meet the young, enthusiastic group of makers who have been […]

Order AirOwl and Start Sharing Now

Order AirOwl and Start Sharing Now

Posted by on Jun 5, 2016 in Device, Open-Data | No Comments

Time to get the owl. Time to contribute for change. Air pollution is one of the most pandemic and rising environment problem, not just for India but globally as well. The solutions cannot be created unless and until the gravity of the situation is assessed and for assessment we require the right kind of devices that […]

Environment Monitoring Kits

Environment Monitoring Kits

Posted by on Jan 1, 2016 in Device | No Comments

Our Environment Monitoring Kits (EMK) include an ARDUINO board and the following sensors to measure temperature, humidity, pressure, oxygen, carbon dioxide, air quality, dust (PPM), multi gas (Ammonia, NO2, CO), UV and sound. Every component is open source hardware. We assembled them and the current data is sent via SIM card to the server. Some […]