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Gas Man
03-23-2012, 10:28 AM
I want my iPhone on my forearm too!!

Nokia Patents Vibrating Tattoos

The tattoo would be made with ferromagnetic ink, which could detect magnetic fields and feel when your phone when ringing. According to Nokia’s patent the tattoo would be inserted under the skin, meaning users would need to have a minor surgical procedure.
To dismiss an alert, which would feel like a tingling sensation, the user would simply have to scratch his arm! If you’re not interested in embedding phone links in your skin, Nokia has another suggestion. Its patent application also covers “magnetic materials” attachable to the skin, like a label or a badge. The sketches Nokia included show what look like stickers pasted to the wearer’s wrist or abdomen! Karen Lachtanski, a spokeswoman for Nokia, said she couldn’t speak to when the technology might be commercially developed, if ever…

03-23-2012, 04:36 PM
eeehhhhhh :wtfru:

03-23-2012, 10:56 PM
3 letters why I would never do something like this


It would likely mess with the scan and possible cause blisters or moderate irritation of the skin if the ink is ferrous enough to react to a cell phone.


Though they're fun for screwing around with non ferrous materials too. Who says science isn't fun?



Gas Man
03-24-2012, 12:32 PM
Good point... hmmm

I just think it would be wierd. Plus how would you explain that to the asshats at TSA? :lol:

Mad Dog
03-24-2012, 04:35 PM
Problem is there is always a group of people that will say "Cool, I Gotta Have It!"
For them I say "Cool, right across your f'n forehead!":lmao:

03-24-2012, 09:50 PM
And your vibrating anytime a phone rings near you

03-25-2012, 08:07 AM
Don, you hit it dead on. No matter how Radical something is, there's always a group of followers! :screwy:

Gas Man
03-25-2012, 11:01 AM
So guys... you don't think its cool?

<I wonder if I can cut mine out... damnit!>