quantified self http://kalw.org en Wearing Technology http://kalw.org/post/wearing-technology <p></p><p>Your watch is your personal trainer. Your headband is making an action documentary of your life. Your bracelet congratulates you on your daily water intake and suggests eating more power foods. This isn’t a page from a science fiction novel, it’s the next big thing in tech: making computing less about smartphones, and more about being a smart—human. 150 people gathered in San Francisco recently to try on some technology.</p><p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 23:59:52 +0000 Kristina Loring 34606 at http://kalw.org Wearing Technology Understanding the Quantified Self http://kalw.org/post/understanding-quantified-self <p>City Visions explores the growing "quantified self" movement in the Bay Area. Proponents say that gathering, analyzing -- and sharing-- data about our everyday activities can help us sleep better, lose weight, avoid disease, stay happier and live longer. What kinds of self-tracking technologies are out there, and is there ever such a thing as too much self-knowledge?</p><p> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 20:38:22 +0000 City Visions 19874 at http://kalw.org Understanding the Quantified Self