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Smart beds and sleep apps are gathering data that could wind up in the hands of marketing firms, experts warn – and they might even be able to tell when you’re having SEX

  • Sleep-tracking devices and apps can help engage users in improving health
  • A plethora of firms have released smart kit that monitor you while …

Smart beds and apps that track your sleep could be gathering health data which is potentially valuable to companies that collect and sell it, experts have warned. Sleep technology tracks when you toss and turn and might even be able to tell when you're having sex (stock)

Sleep tech is designed to give the users insight into how they sleep and tracks heart rate, respiration and their movements. But companies having this personal data opens up privacy concerns about the fate of this information gathered through devices