Welcome, TED Viewers!

September 27, 2010

Gary Wolf’s TED talk on the Quantified Self was just released today, so if you’re here because of that, a hearty welcome to you!

Here are some helpful links if you are new to this blog. QS is a collaboration of users and tool makers interested in self-knowledge through self-tracking. For more on this, go to our About page.

Along with posting to this group blog, we hold regular “Show&Tell” meetings where you can hear short, interesting accounts of self-tracking projects, or present your own experiments and results. There are active groups in the Bay AreaNew York CityBoston, Amsterdam, London, Chicago, Seattle, Toronto, San Diego, and Sydney (Australia). The links in this paragraph will take you to the appropriate page on MeetUp.com, so you can sign up for advance notice of meetings. 

No Show&Tell in your city? Read this: How to Start Your Own QS Show&Tell

The links below are a good way to sample the blog and get a sense of the range of things we talk about.

A Bay Area QS Show&Tell meeting described

A New York QS Show&Tell meeting described

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