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Unread 03-21-2012, 10:54 AM
 
Location: Virginia Beach
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Default A vibrating tattoo? Seriously?

I know I'm old, and progress is evolving around me, but this? Holy Cow! What on earth could be so important that you need a tattoo to vibrate to let you know someone was trying to reach you on your cell phone?

Unbelievable.

Your Next Tattoo May Vibrate When You Get a Phone Call [VIDEO]

Note: There's an article below the video.
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Unread 03-21-2012, 10:56 AM
 
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Oh, boy! I hesitate to ask what's next! Before reading it my first thought was having something like the chips used for cats and dogs embedded in a tattoo. But it's a patch ... I think.
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Unread 03-21-2012, 11:02 AM
 
Location: Neither here nor there
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Wonder if this idea will ever get to be a big fad. The way the world is going, one never knows.
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Unread 03-21-2012, 11:03 AM
 
Location: Gone
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I saw , horrible!!!!
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Unread 03-21-2012, 11:08 AM
 
Location: Virginia Beach
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Oh, boy! I hesitate to ask what's next! Before reading it my first thought was having something like the chips used for cats and dogs embedded in a tattoo. But it's a patch ... I think.
Dallas Kitty, that's what I thought too - at first. Further down in the article it talks about a special kind of ink....

"In addition to being attached to your body in fabric form, the patent also suggests producing the same effect with ferromagnetic ink in the form of a tattoo. Ink would be demagnetized before it was placed on your body, and then magnetized again once your “Mom” tattoo was complete."

I think Nokia has gone beyond belief
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Unread 03-21-2012, 11:09 AM
 
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Dallas Kitty, that's what I thought too - at first. Further down in the article it talks about a special kind of ink....

"In addition to being attached to your body in fabric form, the patent also suggests producing the same effect with ferromagnetic ink in the form of a tattoo. Ink would be demagnetized before it was placed on your body, and then magnetized again once your “Mom” tattoo was complete."

I think Nokia has gone beyond belief
Holy banana! Glad I didn't read that far while eating my lunch!
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Unread 03-21-2012, 11:32 AM
 
Location: S.A., Texas ~ South of the border~
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This could be a useful device for proving unhealthy effects of cell phone use in lawsuits.
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Unread 03-21-2012, 12:19 PM
 
Location: playing in the colorful Colorado dirt
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Well, I hope anyone who gets one never needs a MRI. OUCH!
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Unread 03-21-2012, 01:09 PM
 
Location: Gone
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How popular those might be on intimate areas?
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Unread 03-21-2012, 01:57 PM
 
Location: Arizona, The American Southwest
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How popular those might be on intimate areas?
Oh boy... Well, I guess that's what you would call "Good Vibrations".... and it has nothing to do with the song by the Beach Boys. Imagine the possibilities, you're standing talking to somebody and all of the sudden, she gets a call notification.... Okay, I'm not going to say anything else.. But I am going to watch Nokia's stock, before and after that patent is approved.
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