[CANCER] Life has shrunk despite #busylivingwithmets

Despite attempts to keep life 'as normal as possible', it really does feel like this secondary diagnosis has shrunk my world in the way that the primary diagnosis didn't. The impact of having to undergo further heavy duty chemotherapy and radiotherapy less than a year after finishing the first lot has had a visible impact upon my energy levels, and I am also noticeably struggling more mentally than I did before, trying to keep myself…

Loughborough University 'Emotion Reader' Technology

I heard about Loughborough's development of a 'Twitter reader' on the radio yesterday, and more in this BBC report: The team, from the university's new Centre for Information Management, say the system can extract a direct expression of anger, disgust, fear, happiness, sadness, surprise, shame and confusion from each tweet. The academics said that using the Emotive software to geographically evaluate any mass mood could help police to track potential criminal behaviour or threats to…