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When George MacKerron set out to investigate how people’s happiness is affected by their environment, he hit upon the idea of using mobile phones. What if an application could be developed to ask study participants – at regular intervals – how they were feeling, where they were and who they were with? The research project¬†Mappiness¬†does just that via an app that beeps phone owners once or more a day to enquire about their state of Continue Reading →