This sensory wearable is designed for flirting


Publication Title
TechCrunch
Publication/Creation Date
March 24 2017
Creators/Contributors
Natasha Lomas (creator)
The Royal College Of Art (contributor)
Imperial College London (contributor)
Huishan Ma (contributor)
Jonathan Rankin (contributor)
Lyle Baumgarten (contributor)
María Apud Bell (contributor)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
“Ripple is a wearable extension of your body for the future of dating, which calculates who in a room is attracted to you,” they write. “When it finds someone, it gives you sensorial feedback, reflecting the excitement you feel when meeting someone special. If the attraction is mutual then it’s tentacles will move in reaction to their gaze, amplifying the language of seduction between the two people.”
HCI Platform
Wearables
Location on Body
Shoulder
Technology Keywords
Cameras, Sensors, Gaze Tracking
Source
https://techcrunch.com/2017/03/24/this-sensory-wearable-is-designed-for-flirting/

Date archived
March 13 2018
Last edited
March 13 2018
How to cite this entry
Natasha Lomas. (March 24 2017). "This sensory wearable is designed for flirting". TechCrunch. TechCrunch. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/2847