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A Fork That Helps You Lose Weight

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HAPILABS has unveiled a ‘smart fork’ that helps you lose weight.

Designed by Jacques Lépine, the ‘HAPIfork’ has sensors that detect how fast you’re eating.

It measures: the duration you take to eat, the duration between each mouthful, and the number of mouthfuls you take.

It collects these data and gives you feedback via an online or a mobile tracking app.

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When the fork thinks you’re eating too fast, it’ll also vibrate to let you know to slow down.

The USB-version is retailing at US$99; the wireless version will be available in 2014.








[via HAPILABS, images via Engadget]
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