Tech Break

Jul 20th 2016

Tech Break 2846

Manage Mental Health with Your iPhone

Semi-finalists will receive $20,000
Category: TWiT Bits

Megan Morrone and Iain Thomson from The Register talk to Selena Larson from The Daily Dot about Mood Challenge, a contest to help fund research that investigates how iPhones and Apple Watches help patients provide passive and active feedback on their mental wellness. Apps show ways to use the gyroscope and accelerometer to help manage PTSD, bipolar, and more. Semi-finalists will receive $20,000 and enter the Virtual Accelerator. Read Selena's article: http://www.dailydot.com/debug/apple-researchkit-mental-health-ptsd/

See descriptions of the finalists: http://www.moodchallenge.com/semifinalists/

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