|Made by||Corey Menscher|
|Made for||Rest of You Fall '08 with Dan O'Sullivan|
|Short description||The Kickbee is a wearable device that senses when a fetus kicks inside the womb, and communicates the event to the outside world.|
|Made Using (Gear)||Arduino Mini, piezo sensors, XBee Series 1|
|Relevant Tutorials (Fly-Bys)|
|Displayed at (Venues)||2008 ITP Winter Show, SIG Wearables|
|Additional Keywords||arduino, xbee, twitter, pregnancy|
As a baby grows inside the womb, pregnant mothers are constantly and acutely aware of its presence mostly through its movements. With the Kickbee, I intend to extend a baby's minute contact with the world beyond the mother's body by sensing these movements and transmitting them via digital networks.