Meet the Quantified Selfers

Many of us track some element of our lives; monitoring and recording calorie intake, for instance – and perhaps we use an app to do so. But what distinguishes the light user from the obsessive is the quantity and variety of metrics in scope. Add in the belief that “the data generated by their everyday activities can be used to adjust their behavior and transform aspects of their lives”, and you have a quantified selfer.

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