Dancy, who is more connected than anybody, has a deeper perspective. Connecting himself with APIs and sensors has made his life better. He controls it. Here’s one of his talks, which does a decent job of providing context to the complexities that comes with human and machine intelligence capabilities. June 6, 2015
There just aren’t enough enigmatic people in this world. When I happen to stumble across one of the few that exist, I feel it my cosmic obligation to over caffeinate myself and stay up for days telling the world of my discovery.
Are you wearing a FitBit and tracking how many steps you take? Perhaps you chart your weight? You're just starting to quantify yourself. Chris Dancy tracks much much more and is arguably the world's most quantified man. From humidity to ambient noise, from heart rate to blood sugar, it adds up to terabytes of text information to mine and chart.