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Fertility Measuring Phone

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So a couple of days ago, we had the torturous bra implant and today’s gadget news brings us the Fertility Phone. Samsung has applied for a patent for a phone “capable of tracking a woman’s fertile periods.” Despite the fact that the picture vaguely looks like you are supposed to stick the phone where phones are not to go (unless, I guess if they vibrate and then that’s a painful, but personal choice), the phone is supposed to take your temperature and then tell you if its a fertile or non fertile time.

I guess this brings a whole new dimension to phone sex. Aren’t you glad that I don’t just choose to blog about books all the time? (Rhetorical question).

Via Engadget.

Jane Litte is the founder of Dear Author, a lawyer, and a lover of pencil skirts. She spends her downtime reading romances and writing about them. Her TBR pile is much larger than the one shown in the picture and not as pretty. You can reach Jane by email at jane @ dearauthor dot com

4 Comments

  1. Collette
    Aug 16, 2007 @ 15:53:20

    All I could think of was “Aural Sex.”

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  2. Jaci Burton
    Aug 16, 2007 @ 16:27:57

    o-m-g Jane. Where DO you find this stuff?

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  3. Sarah McCarty
    Aug 16, 2007 @ 17:50:38

    First off, Colette, that so needed a spew alert!! *laughing*

    As for the device itself? What? We can’t read out own thermometers anymore? And why does it need to be a phone?

    *still laughing at Aural sex.*

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  4. Selene
    Aug 17, 2007 @ 03:04:45

    You do realize the picture is of an ear, right? :-)

    Selene

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