HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., June, 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Quantum Dimension, Inc. announced today that it is raising funds via a rewards/equity crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to finish the development of their revolutionary HawQ-i Sense & Avoid Life-Saving Sensor-Based Collision Avoidance Technology. The company set out to raise $100,000 on Indiegogo to finish development and produce its first run of their latest invention that will change Collision Avoidance and provide a viable solution to reduce pedestrian, bicycle and motorcycle accidents and deaths.
HawQ-i Sense & Avoid is the World’s first sensor-based technology that effectively alerts drivers to the presence of bicyclists, motorcyclists, and pedestrians on the road or within vicinity of the road. HawQ-i utilizes a low-power transceiver which provides audio and visual alerts for the driver when a personal sensor is detected within range of the vehicle. “While many other Collision Avoidance solutions focus on utilizing video, HawQ-i Sense & Avoid utilizes existing fitness sensors found in many of today’s fitness products and trackers and Smartphones,” explains CEO Michael Enright. “HawQ-i was invented to reduce accidents and deaths with utilizing low-cost and low-power wireless devices which alert a driver before an accident occurs, thus reducing accidents and fatalities.” While camera based solutions focus solely on visual detection, HawQ-i Sense & Avoid is designed to capture sensors data instead which can be provided quickly back to the driver. Poor visibility that results from camera-based technologies is not an issue with HawQ-i. In fact, HawQ-i Sense & Avoid is, in poor visibility or heavy traffic.
HawQ-i Sense & Avoid was designed to support a multitude of applications including commuting and personal use, business applications for warehouse, construction, or transportation use.
Quantum Dimension, Inc. was founded and co-owned by founders Michael Enright and Julie Isenberger. Quantum Dimension, Inc. designs and develops innovative communication devices for business and personal use as is a developer of high tech solutions for the United States Department of Defense. Founded in 2006 our team specializes in low power devices for commercial and complex government systems in Wireless Communication & Navigation; Embedded Applications and Internet of Things (IoT); and RF Design and Development. Some of our customers/partners include: US Air Force Research Lab, US Navy, US Army, General Dynamics-Mission Systems, Orbital ATK, and Rockwell Collins, Inc.