These Show-Stopping Netflix Socks Pause Your Program When You Fall Asleep
Binge on, Netflix lovers (aka all of us).
They work by detecting movement (or lack thereof) to send a signal to your streaming device and Netflix claims the design is smart enough to detect when you're raptly binge-watching and when you've actually fallen asleep.
"To build the sensor, you’ll need an understanding of electronics and microcontroller programming, and be comfortable around a soldering iron," the site specifies. If you don't have these skills, you can try anyway, or maybe wait for some Etsy genius to start selling these en masse (because that better happen).
Each downloadable PDF includes knitting instructions and a pattern for the added embroidery design. And just for fun, the streaming service has kept track of the most popular downloads thus far with Bloodline, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, and House of Cards rounding out the top three.
Check out the 8-step process here.