Overeating, or stress-binging, might seem like a common problem, but who would have thought to solve the problem by stalling activity sensors, EKG readers, accelerometers, and gyroscopes into bras? If you are a lover of food and bra wearer, you’re probably just as confused as I am, but it’s not a parody.
According to Mary Czerwinski, cognitive psychologist and senior researcher at Microsoft, bras are perfect wearables for detecting stress – because you know, it’s close to the heart. With the right technology implanted into the stress-busters, they can send data to a smartphone app to help you understand your moods and potentially aid in preventing stress eating. Read more