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Stress Detector

  • April 19, 2011

This WristBand measures galvanic skin response throughout the day to gauge emotional arousal, indicating when the wearer is excited or stressed. Information is downloaded from the bracelet for later analysis on a computer. The system can be used to monitor patients, aid market research and product testing, or help people learn to manage stress.

Product: Q-Sensor
Cost: $2,000
Availability: Now
Source: www.affectiva.com
Companies: Affectiva

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