The Napwell Knows When You Are Sleeping, Then Coaxes You Awake

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http://techcrunch.com – Is this the year of the sleep mask? Napwell thinks so. The Boston-based company is creating a napping mask that allows you to grab some shut-eye and wake up gently as lights inside the mask slowly rouse you from your slumber. The device lets you set a nap duration and then nod off. Once you reach the end of your nap the mask slowly lights up with a diffuse, calming light that simulates sunrise. The creators, Justin Lee, an MIT Ph.D candidate, and Neil Joglekar, late of Stanford, see this as a napping tool that can help users become more energized at work, sleep better on planes, or establish a (IT news)