Me Myself and Big Data
It seems the future for self big data is not very far and I think it would be a good thing. Few days ago I read about Up from Jawbone (http://jawbone.com/up) which tracks activity data you in the hope it would nudge you for healthier style. But Larry Smarr from UCSD, chronicles
Towards Digitally Enabled Genomic Medicine:A 10-Year Detective Story of Quantifying My Body (Link below)
The amount of data collected as part of this detective work is truly amazing. I am sure it must have required a lot of effort and motivation to do this over 10 years. This required effort to collect self bio markers over long periods would definitely decrease in future with more and more things like Up resulting in insights that were unthinkable earlier.
In This Issue. Feature: Special Letter: Quantified Health: A 10-Year Detective Story. of Digitally Enabled Genomic Medicine. Nutrition, Exercise, and Sleep: The Foundations for a. Healthier Self. Your…