SCiO: A Pocket Molecular Sensor (Kickstarter)
(dailyalert.org, Jun. 13, 2014)
An Israeli-invented device called SCiO is a scanner that can determine the composition of physical objects, including food and medicines.
Produced by Consumer Physics, SCiO is a tiny spectrometer that fits in the palm of your hand and allows you to get instant relevant information about the chemical make-up of just about anything around you, sent directly to your smartphone.