It's Love Time!

Is this funny or just creepy? Zappybaby, a Belgian e-commerce site for new parents, has set up a service for couples who are trying to conceive: It pages them when their fertility patterns say they should make love. Women who sign up fill out questionnaires about their menstrual cycles--how long, when did the last one start--then wait for messages to start arriving. Zappybaby co-founder Frederic Laloux says most of the service's 4,000 clients set preferences so their partners' cell phones display both bare facts and mash notes they want sent.

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