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Cell Phones Deployed to Help Measure Happiness

Add another “app” to our cell phone menu as researchers investigate the manner by which the environment influences our pursuit of happiness.Investigators from Princeton University are developing ways to use mobile phones to explore how one’s environment influences one’s sense of well-being.In one study, researchers found that cell phones can efficiently capture information that is otherwise difficult to record, given today’s on-the-go lifestyle.Experts believe use of cell phones will improve the documentation of an individual’s feelings because emotions recorded “in the moment” are likely to be more accurate than feelings jotted down after the

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26 Aug
Tracy Ochester, PsyD @kctherapist
RT @PsychCentral: News: Cell Phones Deployed to Help Measure Happiness http://t.co/gU3mAApa0t
26 Aug
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