Havas Media's trend profile on Life Tracking and the Quantified Self. Through today’s technologies, life tracking allows people to measure and monitor the activities in their daily lives, from eating and sleeping to exercising and shopping.
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Life tracking systems include wearable computing – sensors, trackers and cameras embedded in shoes, wristbands, hats, clothing, etc. – and connected smart devices – mobile phones, monitors, home appliances and entertainment systems. Using these systems, one can measure, monitor and visualize performance; optimize daily activities to be healthier and more productive; make more informed purchase decisions; and manage social reputation.
For marketers, there are many areas of opportunity to become a useful part of people’s lives through life tracking.