Measuring Mood and Emotion
August 11, 2021
A post discussing the nuances behind designing experiments that track mood, including insights into the debate as to whether negative and positive emotions should be measured as polar opposite or considered states that can be experienced at the same time.
2nd Annual Keating Memorial Show&Tell Talks
July 22, 2021
In this wonderful talk from the Bay Area Quantified Self Show&Tell meeting, Ashish Mukharji, author of Run Barefoot, Run Healthy, describes doing three years of continuous happiness tracking, using a single number.
Self-tracking & drugs
July 21, 2021
In two separate QS Show&Tell talks, Ahnjili ZhuParris and Janet Chang attempt to figure out the effect of drugs on their daily life, paying especially close attention to the influence of dose on mood, anxiety, and productivity.