On Thursday August 14th at 6:30pm, Enola Labs’ CTO Marcus Turner is set to present “The Human App Instrument” to The Austin’s Mobile Innovator Group. The location of the event is CanWe Studios at 200 E 6th St.
About Austin Mobile Innovators
Austin Mobile Innovators is a professional organization designed to connect individuals in the Austin community who are interested in mobile technologies. Their main goal is to leap over boundaries when it comes to discussion topics, speakers and activities. The group meets on the 3rd Thursday of every month.
About The Human App Instrument
From today’s intersection of health, productivity, and technology emerges the Human App Instrument. Cutting-edge devices and applications allow users to self-track their daily lives like never before. The routine measurement of fitness levels, sleeping patterns, diet, performance, productivity, and countless other metrics combined with seamless analytical interfaces can provide an individual with a comprehensive personal record of their quantifiable self.
The market provides a host of evaluative apps and interfaces. The problem with these apps is that they are disparate. They function and churn data for an individual independent of the other facets of human existence. Sure, an app can tell you how long you slept last night and can even illustrate your sleep cycle in an impressive analytical interface—but can it extrapolate that information to tell you how that data will affect your diet or overall mood throughout the day?
The existing app model is specialized and self-contained. What barriers are preventing the data in these applications from being correlated to draw specific comprehensive patterns for you? In other words, how can we go from the current fragmented and often overly simplistic model into a model that synthesizes that disparate data into a more holistic assessment of your behavior?
The next questions is: how can we use aggregated health data to solve big problems? With a coordinated effort between developers, health professionals, researchers, and data analysts, we will have the ability to improve widespread quality of life, reduce healthcare costs, and detect, prevent and remediate potential large scale health issues and diseases.
About Enola Labs
Enola Labs Software is a recognized leader in technical architecture, cloud-enablement, legacy modernization and custom software development services including web applications, mobile applications and all the latest underlying technologies. We are a trusted technology partner for Fortune 200 and startup companies alike serving in numerous capacities across multiple verticals.