Gadgets, Technology

Monitor your calorie intake by just a click

Isn’t it cool to roll your hand on an object for just 2 seconds and get to know the calorie content of the eatable. Consumer Physics Inc., a startup based out of Tel Aviv, Israel, has come up with the invention of SCio- a pocket sized molecular sensor.

While the company has a working prototype of SCiO, the finished product has yet to be created -originally reported by

Picture of the prototype of SCiO-



A product which was just used by laboratories has now plannings to reach out to potential customers, feeling the sensitivity and need of such a product by a common man.

As far as working of the device is concerned – just press the white button for 2 seconds, where a beam of light will hit the desired object,  as the required details can be obtained on your smartphone screen. Product range including cosmetics, clothes, flora, soil, jewels and precious stones, leather, rubber, oils, plastics, and even human tissue or bodily fluids can can be traced down by SCiO in a blink of an eye.



Video below demonstrates how it works-

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Also Read: Five Must Have Food and Drink Apps


As far as the responses of the people is concerned – the curiosity for the product can be marked well through Social Media , as reported by


A graph that depicts the responses well-  




iamWire take: SCiO is an interesting gadget as calories intake is the major concern for all at an individual level, but when will it land in the market and with what price-tag is still a question mark. This will decide the success of the product.


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