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Tracking Your Vices

Cigarette Counter Tallies How Much You Smoke in a Day

— November 6, 2006 — Unique
The "Cigarette Counter" is a small electronic counter that helps smokers keep their habit under control, easily reducing the number of cigarettes they smoke.

The Cigarette Counter clips to the top side of the cigarette pack.

It has four buttons: Reset/ Add/ Subtract/ On-Off, and has a display that shows the numbers.

The counter keeps the selected numbers in memory even when off... this allows to turn it off when it's not being used so that accidental pressure of the buttons doesn't distort the count.

The purpose of the Cigarette Counter is to give smokers a tangible way to control their habit.

By pushing the button and viewing the number of cigarettes we've smoked already, we become more aware of what we're doing! Most of the times who smokes does so in an automatic, non-conscious way, often without control..
Trend Themes
1. Smoking Awareness - The Cigarette Counter promotes awareness of smoking habits and encourages users to reduce their cigarette consumption.
2. Personalized Tracking Devices - The use of small electronic counters, like the Cigarette Counter, allows individuals to track and monitor specific behaviors or habits.
3. Behavioral Self-control Tools - The Cigarette Counter exemplifies the trend of tools and technologies that enable individuals to have better control over their behaviors and habits.
Industry Implications
1. Health and Wellness - The Cigarette Counter can be applied as a smoking cessation aid in the health and wellness industry.
2. Consumer Electronics - The trend of personalized tracking devices presents opportunities for growth and innovation in the consumer electronics industry.
3. Behavioral Psychology - The development and utilization of behavioral self-control tools, like the Cigarette Counter, can contribute to advancements in the field of behavioral psychology.
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