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2011: Numbers From Around The Web

January 1, 2012

As 2011 draws to a close and we look forward to another amazing year of tracking and learning it’s great to look back and see what people were up to in 2011. I’ve been watching Twitter and it seems like a lot of our friends and acquaintances around the web enjoy breaking down their year…

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Joost Plattel on Public Transportation and other datastreams

July 26, 2011

Joost Plattel quantifies 67% of his life. His dataset from 2010 has 40,000 data points. One way he tried to make sense of all this data was by building a heatmap of his public transportation data. He plans to build it out by integrating Foursquare, Twitter, Google latitude, and iPhone location data to get a…

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Quantified Self Brussels Meetup #1: Recap

March 17, 2011

Last week the first Quantified Self Meetup took place in Brussels, there were some earlier events, but those didn’t include as much speakers as it did now. So this is the first official one with a recap! I also had the honor to start as the first speaker and my talk was about data-portability and…