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British Airways tracks fliers’ emotions with a ‘Happiness Blanket’

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In an effort to validate its in-flight innovations, British Airways recently conducted a live experiment on fliers traveling overnight between New York and London. The airline asked passengers located in different cabins to wear a headset and blanket that would relay their emotions with neurosensor technology. Information about fliers’ mood was relayed via Bluetooth to fiber optics woven into a blanket.

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