iOS Heart Rate Monitor Helps You Cull Stress-Inducing Relationships
The Pplkpr app uses biometric feedback to gauge users' physical responses to the people in their life
Developed by artists and programmers Lauren McCarthy and Kyle McDonald, Pplkpr is an iOS app designed to ‘automatically manage your relationships.'
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The iOS app uses a GPS and heart rate wristband to track the user's physiological and emotional response to the people around them. The app monitors the user's emotional state by tracking subtle changes in their heart rhythm.
Pplkpr implements a metric called “heart rate variability” to determine the user's emotional state. The app then correlates the data with the user's social interaction to help them manage and optimize their social lives.