Posted on maart 1, 2014


This is the Pavlok wristband, due out next year.
It’s a bolt-emblazoned bracelet that promises to “[turn] your resolutions into reality” by zapping you with an electric shock every time you give into a bad habit.
How it works: You program your goals into Pavlok’s smartphone app. Then you choose what happens if you don’t meet them.
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Those habits might include snoozin’…
Spending too much time on social media…
Or skipping the gym…

You’ll assign a consequence to each, ranging from small nudges — like using vibration or sound to remind you to get back on track…
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