In Russia, these checkout machines know if you’re moody or happy

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By Low Lai Chow in Tech on Friday 12 July 2013

Yes, in Russia, if you’re shopping at one of the 280 outlets of cosmetics chain Ulybka Radugi, you can check out your purchases, and the emotions on your face. The makeup chain has equipped checkout counters with cameras and emotion recognition software to do a face scan. Combined with the shopper’s shopping records from the […]

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Stereomood: listen to music that matches your mood

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By Dijana Necovski in Cool Websites on Wednesday 9 May 2012

Stereomood is better than a freshly baked croissant. Okay, maybe you can’t eat Stereomood, but you can listen to it during cooking time. Just as I was waving good-bye to my iPod and closing the drawer I was burying it in, a friend of mine sent me a link. I was filled with complete happiness […]

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