Chris Dancy - "The most connected human on Earth."

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Chris Dancy - "The most connected human on Earth."

What happens when the internet disappears?


Biohakkeri on kytkettynä 800 laitteeseen

Biohakkeri on kytkettynä 800 laitteeseen Terveystietojen mittaaminen älylaitteilla yleistyy koko ajan. Tapasimme Suomessa vierailevan biohakkerin, jota kutsutaan maailman kytketyimmäksi mieheksi. Link to Story

Cyborg Rights, Truffle Dealers, and 3 More Must-Hear Podcasts

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S02-3: The Augmented Self

The man who collected too much data, cyborgs who want to make their body-hardware mainstream, robots that rebuild your hairline and a conversation with Lieutenant Commander Geordi La Forge aka LeVar Burton. Listen, decode, and decide: Can the augmented self save us? Link to Story

Así es la vida del hombre más conectado del mundo

Todos sufrimos un amigo (virtual) de esos que comparten su vida en las redes sociales. Conocemos sus rutinas de ejercicio, las delicias gastronómicas que degustan, las ciudades que visitan, las cucamonas que les dedican sus hijos, incluso la cara que tienen al despertar antes del primer café. Los hay chistosos, imitadores de Paulo Coelho, analistas políticos y sosias de Ferrán Adriá.
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4 guidelines for using employee data to boost wellness and company culture

Sparked by reforms in the Affordable Care Act, companies are increasingly launching fitness and wellness programs—and a popular avenue is to give employees access to fitness technology tools to help them track such health metrics as exercise and sleep. HPE partners with ShapeUp, a leading global provider of social networking and incentives-based employee wellness solutions.
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Chris Dancy: «Je suis comme vous, mais avec quelques années d’avance»

Chris Dancy est traqué par des dizaines de capteurs, caméras et objets connectés accumulés ces huit dernières années, faisant de lui «l’homme le plus connecté du monde». A l'occasion du Festival Futur en Seine , il animait à Paris l'une de ses « Mindful Cyborg Sessions » destinées à repenser de manière saine notre rapport à la technologie.
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On s'est mis en mode avion avec «l'homme le plus connecté du monde»

Relié en permanence à des capteurs qui mesurent sa vie, l’Américain Chris Dancy donnait à Futur en Seine un atelier de «technologie contemplative» auquel «20 Minutes» a assisté... A son poignet, quatre bracelets noirs. On distingue une smartwatch, un tracker d'activité FitBit. Clipsé au col de son T-Shirt, un petit cube: un appareil photo, apprendra-t-on, qui déclenche son objectif toutes les 30 secondes.
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DM #35 Chris Dancy: From Big Data to Big Wisdom

This week, Digital Mindfulness interviews Chris Dancy, once touted as the “most connected man on earth”, Chris has been featured in Wired, Businessweek and the Wall Street Journal. He is now featured in Showtime’s Dark Net. For more than 25 years, Chris has been a thought leader at the intersection of technology and healthcare and earned the moniker by connecting more than 700 sensors, devices and applications to track and optmise every element of his life.
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151: Chris Dancy: How Technology Impacts Physical And Emotional Health

Chris Dancy is touted as “the Most Connected Man on Earth,” and the world is watching those connections carefully. For 25 years, Dancy has served in leadership within the technology and healthcare industries, specializing in the intersection of the two. Chris entered the public dialog concerning digital health as the media started to focus on wearable technology.
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Halvt menneske, halvt robot: Chris bærer 700 stykker teknologi på sin krop

Spørg Chris Dancy, hvad han fik til middag for et år siden. Så vil han svare, hvad han spiste, hvordan han sov, hvem han sov med og vise dig et billede fra dagen. 47-årige amerikanske Chris Dancy er nemlig sit eget levende opslagsværk. Han bærer op til 700 sensorer på sin krop hver dag. Altså 700 forskellige stykker teknologi, der måler alt fra hans vejrtrækning til hans humør og vægt og optager både billeder og lyd af alt, hvad han foretager sig.

Han är världens mest uppkopplade människa

Redan när jag sätter mig bredvid Chris Dancy i den svarta soffan förstår jag att detta inte är en helt vanlig människa. I åtta år har Chris Dancy varit ständigt uppkopplad. Inte bara genom att använda sociala medier och diverse prylar – allt han gör mäter han och laddar upp på nätet. Från blodtryck och vikt till vad han äter och vad han lyssnar på för musik.

Se världens mest uppkopplade man - 700 sensorer på kroppen

Chris Dancy har 700 sensorer på sin kropp. Här visar han Per Skoglund några av dem - bland annat en liten dator inne i huden. Om Nyhetsmorgon: Börja dagen med Nyhetsmorgon! Under varje morgon, hela veckan, alla dagar året om, bjuds det på det senaste från nyhets -och nöjesvärlden. Låt oss guida dig igenom det mest aktuella just nu!
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Chris Dancy - "The most connected human on Earth."

Chris Dancy has been featured on the cover of Businessweek's 'Global Tech', Fox News, NPR, BBC, TechCrunch, Mashable, Wired, TED and has a 2016 SHOWTIME special dedicated to his life as 'The Most Connected Human on Earth.'

For 25 years, he has been serving in many leadership roles in technology and healthcare. He is currently employed as Chief Digital Officer and Senior Vice President at Healthways, Inc.

A noted keynote speaker and executive workshop retreat facilitator, Chris guides organizations and audiences on a journey into the future of computing, when behavior becomes the interface. A disruptive, breathtaking journey that leaves the audience spellbound.

Chris entered the public dialog concerning digital health as the media started to focus on wearable technology. He is known for utilizing up to 700 sensors, devices, applications, and services to track, analyze, and optimize as many areas of his life.

This quantification enables him to see the connections of otherwise invisible data, resulting in dramatic upgrades to his health, productivity, and quality of life.

Known as 'The World’s Most Connected Human,' he travels extensively, speaking and consulting on topics related to digital health, quantified self, contemplative technology, wearables and internet of things.

“Chris Dancy is you, just a few years from now"



  • consultant
  • speaker
  • digital health
  • iot
  • wearable computing
  • little data
  • Big Data
  • Quantified Self
  • Cyborg