|Jan 6, 2013, 07:14 PM||#1|
CES 2013: HAPIfork is a Digital Fork that Tracks Your Eating Habits
HAPILABS HAPIfork (via The Verge) is an electronic fork that is designed to monitor eating habits with built-in Bluetooth, a capacitive sensor, and a vibration motor.
HAPIfork provides information about eating schedules and alerts users when they are eating too fast, a leading cause of weight gain, according to the manufacturer.
The fork measures each movement from fork to plate, which is recorded as a "fork serving." The fork monitors how long it takes to finish a meal, the number of fork servings eaten per minute, and the interval between each fork serving.
All of this information is uploaded through USB or Bluetooth to an online dashboard. The fork is also designed to work with the HAPILABS app to provide a coaching program that encourages better eating.
HAPIfork will retail for $99.99. The USB version will ship during the second quarter of 2013 and the Bluetooth version will ship during the third quarter of 2013.
Article Link: CES 2013: HAPIfork is a Digital Fork that Tracks Your Eating Habits
|Jan 6, 2013, 07:34 PM||#6|
I wonder how it would interpret a good fork stabbing.
I bet they sell very few for $99. lol that someone thought this was a good idea. What's next? maybe a bluetooth toilet paper roll to track your toilet paper consumption...
|Jan 6, 2013, 07:42 PM||#11|
Guess I'll have to buy two!
[Steve Jobs was] brave enough to think differently, bold enough to believe he could change the world, and talented enough to do it. -Barack Obama
|Jan 6, 2013, 07:49 PM||#12|
I want a list of the names of the ...er....um...remarkable consumers () who buy these...things.
I have a bridge in Brooklyn I am sure I could sell to them.
All of them...one each...
Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe. -- Albert Einstein
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