Smart band for teens lets them game, check tweets and express their personality

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While existing smartwatches might let anyone push their smartphone notifications to their wrist, that's perhaps not enough of a pull to sway the teen market. Offering a plethora of functionality and customization, the NEX band is a modular bracelet designed to let young users send secret messages, unlock game levels and personalize their look. Each band is a plastic ring capable of holding five different 'mods' — small LED modules that are decorative and have their own function when connected to the wearers' smartphone. Like smartwatches, the modules can light up in different ways to indicate a new received text…

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