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Tag Archives: Bracelet

Nymi Bracelet Replaces Passwords With Your Heartbeat

Nymi

Bionym takes security one step further with Nymi, which combines Bluetooth proximity detection technology and electrocardiograms to create a new authentication process. The device is meant to be worn as a bracelet and measures the wearer’s cardiac rhythm, which is unique to each person. This rhythm is then used as a password of sorts to unlock digital and physical devices, from smartphones and laptops to doors and other objects.

Once Nymi recognizes the wearer’s heartbeat, it communicates wirelessly to unlock nearby devices. It’ll keep going until the wearer removes it or when someone else wears it. At that point, it will detect a different cardiac rhythm and lock that person out.

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Fashion That Bites: Denture Jewelry

Denture Bangle

This isn’t the first time someone used teeth to make a fashion statement. Remember the Apex Predator Shoes that had 1,050 teeth lining its soles? Well, if you’re looking for more fashion that bites, then you’d better look towards the denture jewelry by Etsy seller ConcaveOblivion. There’s one for your wrist and one for your hair, but they look fierce and gross as heck, so don’t say we didn’t warn you.

They’re made from dental acrylics that have been “hand-polished to high shine.” If you want them to be any cleaner or whiter, then maybe you should brush it with toothpaste a couple of times. We kid.

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Sensor Bracelet Lets You “Touch” People, Even When You’re Far Away

Sensor Bracelet

Sometimes, all it takes to brighten up your day is a reassuring touch from someone who matters. But we can’t all be close to our loved ones 24/7, and it’s during times like these that devices like the Tactilu really come through as lifesavers.

The Tactilu is a device that’s meant to be worn around your wrist like a bracelet. It’s powered by an Arduino Pro mini microcontroller with a custom pcb and a Bluetooth module, and it communicates to partner devices through haptic feedback via Bluetooth or through the Internet.

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Fashionably Bad-Ass: Zombie Charm Bracelet

Zombie Charm Bracelet

You’ll need to have a well-rounded mix of skills in order to survive a zombie apocalypse, and this charm bracelet contains most, if not all, of the things you’d need aside from those skills. The bracelet is loaded with charms ranging from weapons and tools to food items and communication devices. I’m pretty sure even Michonne would approve.

The “I’ve Got a Zombie Plan” charm bracelet is available for pre-order from PlayBox’s shop on Etsy. It’s priced at $32.23.

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Smart Bracelet Lets Doctors Know If They’re Washing Their Hands Correctly

IntelligentM Bracelet

Hygiene is important, but it becomes an even bigger deal when you’re in the healthcare industry. Even then, you have to remember that doctors are human, too, and they sometimes fail to wash their hands as thoroughly as they should, especially when they’re in a rush. That’s where the IntelligentM bracelet comes in.

It’s a smart bracelet that vibrates when its wearer has washed his or her hands sufficiently.

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