New Cow Tech to Replace Your Wrist Attached Tracker

Posted by Kyle 12:00 PM (CDT)

Tuesday May 15, 2018

I know more than few people that use devices like the Fitbit in order to keep themselves aware of their "health." MIT Tech Review is reporting that Livestock Labs is onto something that might help you shed those few pounds a bit quicker. An under-skin Bluetooth device that will transfer information about your chewing frequency. Now if we can get a talking frequency indicator, then maybe some people would know when to shut the hell up, me included.

These cows are the first to try a device called EmbediVet, created by a startup named Livestock Labs. For now, they’re just going about their normal lives, unintentionally providing data that helps train an artificial neural network. The hope is that in the near future, this AI will help farmers figure out quickly and easily how well cows and other livestock are eating, whether they’re getting sick or about to give birth...