Talented

New Car Seat Kicks Your Ass When You Fall Asleep

By: POPEYE - Published:   Updated: Apr 7 2011 • References: pinktentacle
Recently the Researchers from the University of Tokyo, Oita University, the Shimane Institute of Health Science and Delta Tooling, an industrial equipment manufacturer, have developed a prototype smart car seat capable of detecting when its occupant is on the verge of falling asleep.

The seat features respiration-monitoring sensors and pressure sensors that monitor the pulse. The system can identify the physiological changes that occur 10 minutes before a driver actually falls asleep. Stats for Drowsiness Detector Trending: Older & Mild
Traction: 5,296 clicks in 393 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Drowsiness Detector
Related: 52 examples / 40 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-55+
Comparison Set: 19 similar articles, including: elderly-educating tech programs, digital dictionary bookmarks, and snakeskin-patterned buildings.