When fashion and technology mix, the results can garner unwelcome attention. And that’s just what the makers of this smart bracelet are hoping will happen.
A new high-tech wristband recently released to civil-rights and aid workers triggers an alarm when the wearer is in danger.
The greatest threat to workers is the stealth nature of attacks. These bracelets remove that danger.
GPS (basic mapping) and GSM (mobile phone) technology work together as a personal alarm that sends information about the wearer when danger is imminent. These alerts don’t simply go to police and co-workers; they are posted on Facebook and Twitter, signaling the world of an attack within minutes.
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