Can This Interactive Vest Expand the Uses of Service Dogs Even Further?

“Wearable tech” is the fashionable new buzz-phrase for whatever the future of the Internet is going to be, and that goes for dogs, too. This week, NPR did a report on one potential application: Dr. Melody Jackson, director of the the Center for BioInterface Research at Georgia Tech, has been heading up research and development of an interactive vest to be used by service dogs.

One of the trainees demonstrating a bite switch.

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