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Save your breath for the Kiss-o-meter

The Kiss-o-meter is a compact breath detector with an honest answer.

Imagine this: It's Valentine's Day and you've just left the restaurant for a stroll on the promenade. The mood is romantic, and your date feels it, too. Just then, you turn to each other, lean in for a kiss and..."Wait! My Kiss-o-meter!"

Come Valentine's Day (or any day), technology will be by your side to assure you that your breath doesn't stink when you lean in for that first (or second, or third) kiss. The Kiss-o-meter is a compact breath detector and perhaps your most honest friend yet.

After breathing onto this gadget, five outcomes are possible: Kiss me, Possible, Maybe, Risky, and Never. If you are one who is self-conscious about your breath, or equally worried about your date's, you might want to slip one of these in your pocket.

Now, if only they made this for B.O.