Tuesday, 20 Apr, 2010 Technology
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Ping - Garment that Allows You to Stay Connected With Facebook Friends

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The latest creation of Jennifer Darmour is dubbed Ping and it represents a hoodie for social networking.

For instance, you can lift the hood or wear it and the garment will automatically update your status on Facebook.

By making use of Lilypad and Lilypad Xbee with custom software, the hood needs a simple application in order to customize your Facebook account.

To be able to ping your friends, you can perform the following gestures with the hood: tie a bow, zip, button, bend and swing.

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