Best of CES 2019: We’ve entered the post-smartphone era – Quartz

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Honorable mention: Source hydropanels

The panels aren’t for power, but capturing ambient water vapor in the air and converting it into potable water. The company, Zero Mass Water, has shown the product works in humanitarian efforts and even embedded in public works projects. Conceptually, it’s like a big dehumidifier, tuned to the task of making drinkable water. The promise of infinite clean water without the need for infrastructure could be a world-altering technology.

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