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Microsoft's New Smart Bra Could Stop You From Over Eating 299

walterbyrd writes "A team of engineers at Microsoft Research have developed a high-tech bra that's intended to monitor women's stress levels and dissuade them from emotional over-eating. The undergarment has sensors that track the user's heart rate, respiration, skin conductance and movement — all of which can indicate the type of stressful emotions that lead to over-eating, according to Microsoft researchers. The data is sent to a smartphone app, which then alerts users about their mood."
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Submission + - Apple rejects iBoobs app. (foxnews.com)

jrmcferren writes: Apple rejected the iBoobs application on Tuesday due to "Objectionable Content" according to a Foxnews report. The iBoobs application used the gyroscopic sensors in the iPhone or iPod touch to jiggle a large set of breasts in a bikini top based on movement. A video of iBoobs in action is available on Youtube.

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