Sony's SmartWig patent

Even though Sony's smartwatch is making some noise, the tech company isn't satisfied, patenting a "Smart Wig." Yes, a "Smart Wig."

"The application describes a standard wig that could "be made from horse hair, human hair, wool, feathers, yak hair or any kind of synthetic material," with a circuit board hidden among those luscious locks.

That board can talk to a "second computing device" wirelessly -- such as a phone or even a pair of smartglasses -- and actuators embedded in the hairpiece could "provide tactile feedback to the user." In other words, the wig could vibrate when you receive emails and the like."

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