"The application will also monitor how many diapers the baby is getting through, and has a sales mechanism for ordering more. "
Ah, the real reason.
Now, I thought that nappies/diapers were made with moisture -retaining gels that (so we are told) last for ages -- even right through the night.
Are we now to think that the advertising is just a load of guff (though it has to be passed as being vaguely honest) and that we ought to rely on something resembling the 'detectors' used by companies trying to flog
Or will the fickle public still not understand that the 'app' (with hardware) is not something new and mysterious and all-seeing but just another lump of code designed to work on some sort of guilt complex instilled/installed by the manufacturers.
(one of my kids had Enuresis until early teens -- if I believed the crap from K-C I'd be so guilty by now I'd have topped meself out of shame of being a 'bad parent')