Last weekend, Koby Soto’s boyfriend broke up with him over the phone.
If that wasn’t bad enough, he went to check his Fitbit later in the day and found that the app had recorded his changes in heart rate from the point of being dumped right up until crying on a friend’s shoulder about it.
“I wasn’t doing anything, I didn’t go to the gym, I didn’t expect the Fitbit to even track me,” he told BuzzFeed News. “It was just on me.”
The 28-year-old Tel Aviv University law student has had a Fitbit Charge HR for about five months now. He usually only checks the gadget after a workout, but on the day he was dumped, his resting heart rate went from 72 beats per minute to 88 and then kept rocketing up: