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79 Super Sensory Innovations

From Emotion Sensor Seats to Package Tracking Sensors

— January 31, 2010 — Tech
Sensors are such a vital part of our tech-savy society that I do not think we would be able to revert back to a life without them if they stopped working for some reason.

Without all of the sensory innovations we have become used to, people would be walking into automatic doors and bathroom hygiene would devolve into a state not even worth talking about.

So let’s appreciate the super sensory innovations we have now, and pray that they never go away. Check them all out, from emotion sensor seats to tracking sensors.
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Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
79
Heads Up on Imminent Death
Heads Up on Imminent Death
Panther Pathogen Sensor
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78
Music Learning Devices
Music Learning Devices
The Interactive Noteput Uses Senses to Teach Musical Notations
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77
Power Saving Pests
Power Saving Pests
The Bugplug Power Monitor Uses Sensors to Prevent Electrical Waste
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76
Robot With Acute Senses
Robot With Acute Senses
Robo-Rat Has Functioning Whiskers
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75
Emotion-Sensing Flowers
Emotion-Sensing Flowers
Biometric Bouquet Lights Up in Unison With the Bride's Mood
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74
Microstrain
Microstrain
Wireless Sensors in Knee Aids Rehabilitation
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73
Mood-Sensing Stock Predictions
Mood-Sensing Stock Predictions
StockMood.com
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72
Motion-Sensored Shacks
Motion-Sensored Shacks
PrimeSense Looks to Enhance the Usage of Household Appliances With Movement
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71
Electronic Bite Counters
Electronic Bite Counters
The Kami Kami Sensor
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70
Video Vitality Sensors
Video Vitality Sensors
Nintendo Wii Add-On Measures Game-Playing Pressures
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69
Biosensor Timepieces
Biosensor Timepieces
The E. Coli Clock
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68
Elastic Electronics
Elastic Electronics
University of Tokyo Creates Sensor Packed Skins
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67
Needle-Free Blood Tests
Needle-Free Blood Tests
The Venus Sensor Creates New Methods to Extract Blood
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66
Sharpened Motion Sensors
Sharpened Motion Sensors
The AthroTronix Acceleglove is Taking Control To a Whole Other Level
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65
Sensory Robotic Limbs
Sensory Robotic Limbs
Scientists Confirm First Feeling Hand
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64
Geeky Gardening Gadgets
Geeky Gardening Gadgets
EasyBloom Plant Sensor in the Flesh (UPDATE) (CES 2009)
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63
Internet Sensing Hats
Internet Sensing Hats
WiFi Detecting Baseball Cap Helps You Find Internet Connections
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62
Motion Sensored Headsets
Motion Sensored Headsets
The Tilt Headset Eliminates Phone Problems for the Disabled
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61
People as Traffic Sensors
People as Traffic Sensors
Nokia's Road Experiment
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60
Package Tracking Sensors
Package Tracking Sensors
The Sensaware from FedEx is Connected to Your Stuff
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59
Emotion Sensing Eco Phone
Emotion Sensing Eco Phone
FuChat Cordless Phone
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58
Motion Sensor Music
Motion Sensor Music
Physical Sequencer Lets You Control the Jam
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57
Cidada Sugar Sensors
Cidada Sugar Sensors
Scientists Use Wings to Improve Blood Glucose Monitoring
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56
Intelligent Bra with Sensors
Intelligent Bra with Sensors
Vertical Breast Displacement Discovery
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55
Chemical-Sniffing Phones
Chemical-Sniffing Phones
The NASA Homeland Security Cell-All Program for Sensing Chemicals
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54
Improving The Workplace
Improving The Workplace
Multi-sensory Kapsel
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53
Multimedia Tables
Multimedia Tables
area|m Sensory and Touch Technology
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52
Sensory Deprivation Computer Games
Sensory Deprivation Computer Games
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51
Sensory Feasts
Sensory Feasts
Art by Dylan Martorell
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50
Pollution-Sensing Dresses
Pollution-Sensing Dresses
The CO2 Dress Detects Carbon Emissions
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49
Force Sensing Technology
Force Sensing Technology
Microsoft One Upping Apple?
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48
Light-Sensing Fixtures
Light-Sensing Fixtures
Panasonic Lighting Solution Dims and Brightens Automatically
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47
In-Dash Pedestrian Detection
In-Dash Pedestrian Detection
FLIR Demos Heat-Sensing BMW (CES 2009)
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46
Hand Breathalyzers
Hand Breathalyzers
The HyGreen Hygiene Sensors Sniff for Soap to Reduce Infection
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45
Scented Jigsaw Puzzles
Scented Jigsaw Puzzles
'Duft' Puzzles by Lupu Challenge All of Your Senses
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44
Motion Sensor Remotes
Motion Sensor Remotes
Channel Surf With the Flick of a Wrist With 'Remotion'
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43
Diabetes Breathalyzers
Diabetes Breathalyzers
Sensor Technology Can Measure Glucose Levels from Exhaled Breath
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42
Color-Change H1N1 Masks
Color-Change H1N1 Masks
Temperature Sensing Masks Tell the World You're Contagious
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41
CD Players Get Tech Makeover
CD Players Get Tech Makeover
Tilt Sensing 'Pandora Alcantara'
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40
Heat-Sensing Aircraft
Heat-Sensing Aircraft
USFS' Unmanned 'Ikhana' Fire Scouting Planes On Standby
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39
Eco-Mobile Monitors Environment
Eco-Mobile Monitors Environment
Nokia's Eco Sensor Phone
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38
Dark Dining Projects: Sensory Feasts for Blindfolded Guests
Dark Dining Projects: Sensory Feasts for Blindfolded Guests
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37
Star Wars Gaming Gear
Star Wars Gaming Gear
Darth Vader Nintendo Wii Sensor Bar Holder Establishes Who is King Nerd
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36
Evolving Motion Sensor Games
Evolving Motion Sensor Games
Release Date Set For Sony PS3 Motion Controller
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35
Computer Tires
Computer Tires
Electronic Sensors Improves Wheel Alignment
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34
Motion-Based Gaming
Motion-Based Gaming
Honda Uses Sudden Motion Sensor on Macbooks
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33
High-Tech Growing Aids
High-Tech Growing Aids
The EasyBloom Plant Sensor
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32
Emotion Sensor Seats
Emotion Sensor Seats
The Interactive Mood Chair Changes Color According to How You Feel
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31
Crash-Proof Vacbots
Crash-Proof Vacbots
The Samsung Tango Robot Vacuum Has Thirteen Sensors
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30
Motion-Sensing Ear Alarms
Motion-Sensing Ear Alarms
The Wake Up Angel
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29
Hi-Tech Panties
Hi-Tech Panties
Philips Blood Pressure-Sensing Underwear
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28
Clothing for Children with Sensory Disorders
Clothing for Children with Sensory Disorders
'Soft' Comfortable Kids' Fashion
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27
Visually Impaired Tours
Visually Impaired Tours
Cabracega Sensory Adventures in Lisbon
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26
Sensory Overload Computer Games
Sensory Overload Computer Games
Toshiba's Bubble Helmet
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25
Underground Art Performances
Underground Art Performances
Tunnel 228 is a Sensory Theatre-Going Experience
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24
Motion-Sensing Fitness Gadgets
Motion-Sensing Fitness Gadgets
Fitbit Tiny Clip-on Personal Fitness Tracker Has Arrived (UPDATE)
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23
Garden On Your Desktop
Garden On Your Desktop
The Sensory Lamp Concept
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22
Educational Ramps
Educational Ramps
The Dragen Children's House Builds Motor and Sensory Skills
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21
Temperature-Sensing Pans
Temperature-Sensing Pans
The Spots on the Coral Pan Change Color
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20
Sensory Tableware
Sensory Tableware
Senses! Teaches You How to Appreciate Food
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19
Sensory Gum Gives You Actual Tingles
Sensory Gum Gives You Actual Tingles
Wrigleys To Launch '5'
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18
Intelligent Photography Lighting
Intelligent Photography Lighting
MorphoLuminescence Uses Sensors to Respond to Movement
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17
High Tech Bars
High Tech Bars
iBar Senses Drinks
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16
Multi-Sensory Learning Toys
Multi-Sensory Learning Toys
Tabelit's Conceptual Education Tool
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15
Interactive Mood Projections
Interactive Mood Projections
'Disturb Me' by The Popcorn Makers Senses Your Emotions
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14
18th Century Sensory Storefronts
18th Century Sensory Storefronts
Hermes ‘Silver Forest' Installation
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13
Giant Alien Eggs
Giant Alien Eggs
Naughty Latex Accessories for Sensory Deprivation
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12
Futuristic Kitchen Chandeliers
Futuristic Kitchen Chandeliers
The UFO-Like Oniris has a Motion Sensor and Projector
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11
Sensitive Jewelry
Sensitive Jewelry
Philips VIBE Emotion Sensor is a Look at Accessories of the Future
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10
Emotion Sensing Dresses
Emotion Sensing Dresses
Second Skin by Jenny Tillotson & the Science Fashion Lab
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9
Tools to Spark Creativity
Tools to Spark Creativity
‘The Kit to Thwart Writers Block' Stimulates Your Senses
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8
Cry-Sensing Cradles
Cry-Sensing Cradles
The Suima Robotic Crib Imitates The Motions of Human Mothers
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7
Multi-Sensory Remote Communication
Multi-Sensory Remote Communication
Nokia Scentsory Phone
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6
Multi-Model Print Campaigns
Multi-Model Print Campaigns
Gucci Fall 2009 Ads Are a Feast for the Fashion Senses
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5
Electronic Sensing Jewelry
Electronic Sensing Jewelry
Skintile Detects Feelings
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4
Breathtaking Bedrooms
Breathtaking Bedrooms
Interior Design to Stimulate the Senses
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3
Stress-Sensing Watches
Stress-Sensing Watches
The Biofeedback StressWatch Tells You When You Need to Take a Deep Breath
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2
Light Sensor Pool Tables
Light Sensor Pool Tables
The Obscura CueLight Brightens Up Billiard Ball Fun
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1
Shape-Shifting Wheelchairs
Shape-Shifting Wheelchairs
Pressure-Sensing Wheels Improve Mobility
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