Smart Vest Squeezes Wearer When Someone Likes Their Activity On Facebook

Smart Vest Squeezes Wearer When Someone Likes Their Activity On Facebook

The Like-A-Hug garment connects to your Facebook account and inflates to give you a hug when someone responds positively to your comment or photo.

Emma Hutchings
  • 4 october 2012

The Like-A-Hug vest by Melissa Chow, Andy Payne, and Phil Seaton from MIT, connects to the wearer’s Facebook account. Ubergizmo reports that whenever someone “likes” their uploads, comment or status updates, it inflates to give them a hug. Hugs can also be sent back to the sender by squeezing the vest and deflating it.

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