Internet-enabled goalpost and app sends out match invitation

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UK-based design company Uniform has created Pali, an internet-enabled goalpost that connects to a user’s phone to send out invitations for a game of football. When the magnets holding the two goalposts together break apart as the game gets set up, the application sends out a message to mobile phones of the user’s friends specifying the exact location of the potential match and asking them to join. When the goalposts are put back together, another notification is generated to let invitees know the game is finished. Its creators hope the device will also help football enthusiasts make friends, as the…

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