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  • This lighter will help you quit smoking
  • This lighter will help you quit smoking
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This lighter will help you quit smoking

Many smokers trying to quit find that nicotine patches and gum don't hit the spot. Enter QuitBit, a 'smart lighter' that tracks how many cigarettes you smoke and how long it's been since your last one. It connects to an app, allowing you to set limits on how often it lights up.



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