Offbeat Meet the Smart Bed That Warms Your Feet

13:36  05 january  2017
13:36  05 january  2017 Source:   Mental Floss

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New Sleep Number bed claims to reduce snoring and restless sleep—and can even act as a warming oven for your feet . 11 Easy Hacks to Make Your Living Space Smarter .

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  Meet the Smart Bed That Warms Your Feet © Sleep Number You may recognize Sleep Number from the evenings you’ve stayed up watching infomercials while splayed out in your antiquated coil-spring bed. The company started as an adjustable-position alternative to conventional mattresses; lately, they’ve been rolling out products with built-in technology that claims to help resolve back alignment, snoring, and other issues.

With the Sleep Number 360, the newest of the company’s offerings, users can now aim for a sleep experience previously available only to rich oil barons … or people with electric blankets. The bed will use a timer to preheat the foot of the mattress so that your feet will never again have to experience the indignity of being even slightly cold.

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Warms your feet to help you fall asleep faster. If your bed doesn't do all that, it's time you met the bed that does it all and your best sleep ever. The sleep number 360™ smart bed .

It’s an unusual feature, but Sleep Number claims to have conducted research indicating that people fall asleep faster when their feet are slightly warmer than usual. The timer used to begin the warming process is connected to the bed’s app, which tracks a sleeper’s bedtime habits and can make adjustments based on that data.

The Sleep Number 360 is expected to become available to consumers sometime this year, with prices to be announced.

[h/t Gizmodo]

Swimming heats? After their meet was canceled, this Georgia Tech team dived into the snow. .
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