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This app wakes you up with a call from a total stranger

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Posted on Mar 7, 2015   Updated on May 29, 2021, 8:58 am CDT

Gone are the days of the annoyingly awful beep of your alarm. Wakie, a “social alarm clock,” allows you to call and wake up strangers and vice versa. 

After all, who doesn’t like talking to strangers first thing in the morning? Or talking to anyone, for that matter. 

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*First Published: Mar 7, 2015, 2:01 pm CST