Tag Archives: Gary Wolf

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

Quantified Selfers, Imagine a Day When You Won’t Quantify Anything

The Quantified Self movement, which involves tracking everything from exercise to productivity to spiritual well-being, is almost five years old. A book that predicted that this data would be integrated into everyday life and that people would use mobile devices … Continue reading

Guest Speakers and Demos Announced For The Next Health 2.0 Show

We’re very glad to announce that Thomas Goetz, executive editor for Wired Magazine and author of The Decision Tree and Gary Wolf, co-founder of Quantified Self will both be bringing their expert commentary to The Health 2.0 Show next Monday … Continue reading

The Quantified Self: Making the Personal Public

Please enjoy this, rather polarizing, cometary on the Quantified Self Movement. While I’m concerned that concepts like the “unraveling effect” run the risk of stunting innovative approaches to health and identity,  Peppet brings up critical issues that both individuals and … Continue reading

The Quantified Self and the Future of Health Care

The  Quantified Self is a global collaboration of users and tool-makers interested in the personal meaning of personal data. There are now Quantified Self groups in more than twenty cities around the world. Our inspiration is the Homebrew Computer Club. … Continue reading