How self-tracking and sports apps manage to actually change human behavior

Self-tracking has a long history in the area of sports. It’s therefore not surprising that a large number of the most popular apps are found in the sports market. For instance, apps for runners represent one of the most popular app categories in the various app stores. Currently over 100 million sports apps are downloaded. […]

A confrontational video: do smartphones ruin our social lives?

Five years ago, people still considered you a nerd if you grabbed your smartphone to tweet something in between things. Now everybody is doing it. Not just during meetings or at work, but during dinners, parties or other social activities with their friends, kids or significant other. Film maker Carlene DeGuzman created the short movie […]