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Starfish aims to prevent hot-car deaths
An in-development device senses if a child has been left in a vehicle and alerts a parent’s phone. As reported by the Daily Mail in the UK, the Starfish is a coin-sized weight-activated sensor that fits to child’s car seat. It pairs to a parent’s phone using Bluetooth, and then signals the phone if it goes too far from the sensor — that is, if the parent carrying the phone walks 20 feet away from the Starfish that is on their child’s seat. More