USPS Launched a Tech-Infused Mailbox CES 2019
At CES 2019, the US Postal Service introduced a prototype for the USPS related residence mailbox. This system integrates the bodily mailbox into the digital ecosystem of the sensible residence, giving the consumer higher visibility, intuitive management and proactive safety for his or her mail.
The system sits in a consumer’s mailbox and communicates with a bridge within the residence. The bridge syncs with different sensible units within the residence—like residence assistants, televisions, safety cameras, audio system and extra—to ship notifications, alerts, and knowledge.
Customers can see exactly and in real-time when their mail will arrive, assessment their mail remotely, place a maintain on mail once they go on trip or when the mailbox is full, monitor delivered mail and packages whereas away, hold tabs on essential mail and arrange particular alerts for once they arrive, and customise the mailbox’s communication in order that alerts arrive on the units which might be available at any time.
The assist of the USPS offers the consumer the ability to tailor their private expertise of sending, receiving, and anticipating mail.