Will.i.am is no stranger to technology, having invested in companies such as Tesla and Beats Electronics. His next venture is focused on revamped the face mask.
The musician and member of the group Black Eyed Peas announced a partnership with Honeywell to launch Xupermask, a high-tech face mask with noise canceling earbuds, Bluetooth support and a HEPA filtration system.
The mask will sell for $299 in two sizes, small/medium or medium/large, and will start shipping in the U.S. on April 8. Interested consumers can buy a Xupermask on its website.
During an interview with U.S. TODAY, Will.i.am said his idea for Xupermask stemmed from attempting to solve problems that come with regular mask wearing, such as eyeglasses fogging up as you wear one or having your voice muffled while on a phone call.
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