A rolling collection/commentary on the connections between new media and the study of English.
Monday, April 25, 2011
Cell Phones and Researchers
This video, from the Wall Street Journal, suggests how the data from smart and cell phone usage is being used by researchers to explore human behavior. Not just for commercial interests, the research explores new ways of examining how human beings interact and move. The illustrations from various sources visually demonstrate how the collected data tells us something about our moods, movements, and interaction.