[ExI] the next big thing
lcorbin at rawbw.com
Thu Apr 23 04:15:32 UTC 2009
> [Mirco wrote]
>> The BodyBug and other similar devices (like the Fitbit)
>> satisfy another need / want of the people: awareness of
>> their body conditions and feedback. A continuous feedback
>> beat a sporadic feedback in usefulness.
> A lot of monitoring can be done now. I wonder
> if there are many healthy people out there who
> opt for some sort of frequent or even continuous
> body monitoring.
Oh, yes, there is quite a group, at least
here in northern California. It's led by
Kevin Kelly (of "Out of Control" fame).
> (Certainly, a lot of life extensionists do routine
> blood testing that goes beyond just checking
> cholesterol levels.) It's be interesting because
> of the data that could be gained from a a decent
> population of such people.
I haven't been to enough of their meetings to
understand if they're pooling their data.
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