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Weatherman smart umbrella

The Weatherman smart umbrella was designed by meterologist Rick Reichmuth. It pairs with the Pebblebee Bluetooth tracker to detect the forecast and gives alerts when you need to remember to bring your umbrella along. The tracker also ensures that your umbrella won't get lost.

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