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What can wearable tech tell us about how we learn, and help us learn better?
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Meet Autom, The Quantified Self Robot That Is Your Next Diet Coach ...

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The world is becoming increasingly populated with robots, and consumers are eating it up. Now, the latest robot to hit the market will help you keep your calories down in the process. PCH International, the company that ...
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Gillian Bell's cake designs looks like body parts | Amazing Design ...

Gillian Bell's cake designs looks like body parts | Amazing Design ... | Wearable tech and biosensors for learning | Scoop.it
Embodied eating.....
Eat your heart out: Gruesome cakes made to look like brains, eyeballs and severed body parts. Gillian Bell's cakes are taking pride of place in a London exhibition to raise awareness of different diseases.
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Importance of a holistic approach to critical reflection

Importance of a holistic approach to critical reflection | Wearable tech and biosensors for learning | Scoop.it

This article captures the importance of connecting to texts in different ways (holistically) in order to be able to read them critically.

 

In depth analysis of Quality Talk...

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Self-Experimentation: A Call for Change | Quantified Self

Self-Experimentation: A Call for Change | Quantified Self | Wearable tech and biosensors for learning | Scoop.it

Where it all started?  Self-science?

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Body as natural interface....and oyster card

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Digital Art Director Dhani Sutanto talks to PSFK about his explorations in creating seamless physical and digital interactions through wearable technology.
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Outcomes following kinesthetic feedback for gait training in a direct ...

Interventions for this patient consisted of neuromuscular and body awareness training, with an emphasis on kinesthetic feedback. Weekly sessions lasted 30-60 minutes over 4 weeks. The patient was prescribed a home ...
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Simple meditation helps in many ways - Chicago Tribune

Simple meditation helps in many ways - Chicago Tribune | Wearable tech and biosensors for learning | Scoop.it
Simple meditation helps in many waysChicago TribuneIt may also reduce loneliness and decrease the body's inflammatory response to stress — which can trigger serious illness — according to a small study published in the journal Brain, Behavior, and...
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The quantified self: hacking the body for better health and performance

The quantified self: hacking the body for better health and performance | Wearable tech and biosensors for learning | Scoop.it
The quantified-self movement is a community of individuals deploying mobile health applications, fitness trackers and social media platforms to share information on their health behaviors like eating, sleeping, fitness and medication.
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BodyMedia FIT Armband - holistic weight management system | BodyMedia

BodyMedia FIT Armband - holistic weight management system | BodyMedia | Wearable tech and biosensors for learning | Scoop.it

If this collects arousal data then it might be a quick and dirty start to my project!  Think I'll need to contact the creators of the Affective Diary as this is what they were using!

 

The BodyMedia FIT (formerly GoWear fit) Armband tracks all daily activity, calories burned & sleep for total weight management - buy online today!

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Building Internet of Things with the Arduino: 1: Amazon.co.uk: Charalampos Doukas: Books

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Building Internet of Things with the Arduino: 1: Amazon.co.uk: Charalampos Doukas: Books...

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Quantified Self 2012: Sketchnotes from the opening plenary ...

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Quantified Self 2012: Sketchnotes from the opening plenary. Posted on September 15, 2012 by Sacha Chua. The Quantified Self 2012 conference is in full swing! Click on the images below for larger versions.
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Picking Up Your Body's Messages, Part 2 | Angela Sasseville, MA ...

Ignoring our emotions and decreasing our physical body awareness often go hand in hand. The converse is also true: Becoming more aware of our physical sensations facilitates better awareness of our feelings.
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'Embodied Learning' Blends Movement, Computer Interaction

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Full-body gaming for learning at a school in Port Elizabeth

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A push towards holistic learning in schools

It's important for school children to be exposed to a range of activities and develop holistically as individuals of good character. See what local schools are doing to contribute to that.
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Value theory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Value theory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia | Wearable tech and biosensors for learning | Scoop.it

Well, this is a bit of a wide ball but i feel as if it might contribute to an argument about QS as narcissitic (or not!).....

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Gary Wolf: The quantified self | Video on TED.com

TED Talks At TED@Cannes, Gary Wolf gives a 5-min intro to an intriguing new pastime: using mobile apps and always-on gadgets to track and analyze your body, mood, diet, spending -- just about everything in daily life you can measure -- in...
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Help us build tools for quantified self users!

Hello everyone, We're a couple of developers who want to build tools to help service quantified selfer's. If you have a minute to tell us about any pain points you have at the moment and how you go ab.
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Scientific Scribbles » Compression = calm?

Scientific Scribbles » Compression = calm? | Wearable tech and biosensors for learning | Scoop.it
This feedback results in improves positional limb and body awareness, increases precision of muscle activation and improves core muscle/joint stabilisation. Normally, the therapists place pressure on the child by placing a ...
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Tin Can API Homepage - Programmable E-learning and Experience Tracking

Tin Can API Homepage - Programmable E-learning and Experience Tracking | Wearable tech and biosensors for learning | Scoop.it

Learning happens everywhere - track it with the Tin Can API. The Tin Can API is simple and flexible. It lifts many restrictions of older specifications.  I want to be the first to test it with biosensors!

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Swedish Institute of Computer Science - the guys to follow.

Niklas Rudemo is the guy to contact!

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Affective Diary

This is technically what I'm hoping to create - an Affective diary on which one can reflect. Developed in partnership with Microsoft.  I need to contact these guys I'm thinking!

 

Three areas where I will add to the research - education, potentially connected, modular? (extend yourself?, open source), feedback in real time......

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Knowing, Communicating, and Experiencing through Body and Emotion

—With new technologies such as body sensors, tangible interaction, haptics, interactive cloth, or small computing devices such as mobiles, we can move interaction from the desktop out into the world and onto our bodies.
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Experimental Cartography: The Map as Art

Experimental Cartography: The Map as Art | Wearable tech and biosensors for learning | Scoop.it

.... that elusive intersection of the traditional and the experimental, where artists explore the map medium as a conceptual tool of abstract representation.

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3 Questions for Terry Ingram « Miriam's Well: Poetry, Land Art, and ...

A haiku mindset demands acuity of all the senses to attune the entire body to the extraordinary that can be found in mundane day to day occurrences. Writing with a kinesthetic mind and body awareness reveal relationships, ...
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