FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
1. The Part About TRiiNG Collective
An art-tec collective perfecting jewellery embedded with technology. Crafted heritage is melded with innovative technologies to create our ‘smart’ jewellery collection. We seek balance between the unusual and the commonplace.
Existence is nuanced. And we are time impoverished. These two insights are the foundation of our design principles and technical architecture.
Our core values are
Ethical/conflict free materials, transparency in production and full-circle sustainability.
Materials we like
Biocompatible metals, Kimberley process certified diamonds as well as ethically sourced semi-precious and precious stones.
Production processes we prefer
Bioneutral manufacturing, ethical treatment of artisans, compassionate work place, transparent and non-hierarchical organization.
Consumers we aspire for
Are the ones who always reduce, repurpose, and recycle. Like us you protest wasteful consumption and are averse to trend buying.
2. The Part About the Jewellery
Does our jewellery age well
Our jewellery matures with time because it isn't plated. Gold plating on rings and bracelets—what we call ‘filled jewellery’—deteriorates with time.
What is Modulaj by TRiiNG
Modulaj is smart jewellery that collates, organises and filters indiscriminate data feeds from your smart phone and delivers most pertinent bits & bytes to your fingertips. Modulaj facilitates social interactions, improves productivity & ensures personal safety.
Modulaj is available in sizes - USA 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
We advise you confirm your ring size before placing an order.
What are context derived personas
You define your state of mind: ‘at work’ or ‘at play’ and interact with your networks in accordance with these pre-defined contexts.
How can I control my smart phone with Modulaj
Modulaj accepts haptic commands. Tap Modulaj to control your smart phone. Turn the ringer off with a tap or tap it to initiate a fake phone call. Should you need to, you can also activate your smart phone and transmit SOS notification with geo-location data to a pre-selected group.
How does Modulaj display notifications
Notifications from mobile device are displayed by Modulaj visually and by discreet vibrations. Prioritize phone calls. Create word-clouds to filter text messages and emails. Decide which Apps will communicate with your smart ring.
Built in flash memory allows Modulaj to function autonomously and deliver time critical events such as calendar alerts even where Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE 4.2) connectivity fails or the mobile device is out-of-range.
What all is there in the Modulaj hardware
Microprocessor, flash memory, 3-axis MEMS accelerometer, RGB LED light, vibration motor with customisable settings, rechargeable Li-Poly battery, and rf-antenna with range of 10 meters | 30 feet. Weighing in at 8 grams with dimensions of 16 mm x 16 mm x 6 mm, TRiiNG hardware is optimized for superior wearable experience.
Is the Modulaj mobile application only for iOS and Android
A smart phone connects with Modulaj using BLE 4.2. As of now the Mobile application is configured for Android and iOS smart phones.
Is the Li-poly battery rechargeable
Yes. Offers 24+ hours of active use per charge. To charge your Modulaj anchor it to the charging dock provided. The charging dock connects to your laptop via USB cable.
Is Modulaj water resistant
Precision engineering allows us to ensure Modulaj is water resistant at IPX 6. But don’t go scuba diving with your Modulaj yet. For scuba diving and swimming enthusiasts who require constant ‘on the grid’ presence, we are developing a waterproof sports version.
What is in the box
MODULAJ smart ring
USB charging cable with docking station
3. The Part About The Legalese
TRiiNG product warranty
Your product warranty protects against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of one year from date of original retail purchase. For pre-orders your warranty kicks in from date we ship your product. If manufacturing defect compromises functioning of your product, we will (1) repair the product at no cost or (2) replace the product.
Is Sales Tax included in the purchase price
Sales tax is applicable as per your state of residence and is added to the purchase price of your product at check-out.
Am I able to update my shipping address after my pre-order has been placed
So long as your order has not shipped, you can update shipping information by contacting email@example.com
Will my pre-order be refunded should I decide to cancel
If you have pre-ordered and for any reason whatsoever wish to cancel the order, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We are happy to process a refund.
4. The Part About Everything Else
Does TRiiNG store personally identifiable information
Is the TRiiNG website secure
All transactions are encrypted with 128-bit SSL. We do not store your credit-card information. We use Stripe to process your payments.