A trio from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has developed a way for Facebook friends to receive hugs every time a Facebook friend likes your posts.

CNET reports the "Like-A-Hug vest" inflates when a friend likes your photo, video or status update. You can also send a hub back to your friend by deflating the vest hugging.

The vest was developed by Melissa Chow, Andy Payne, and Phil Seaton at the MIT Media Lab.

View the commercial for the "Like-A-Hug" vest below: