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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Apple is reportedly working on ways to help detect and diagnose conditions such as depression, anxiety and cognitive decline using an iPhone. Researchers hope that analysis of data such as mobility, sleep patterns and how people type could spot behaviors associated with those conditions, according to The Wall Street Journal.



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This will throw Team Q for loops... lol

But seriously while I like the idea, as always I am concerned about the privacy. As already posted here this week data privacy because of poor anonymization is a big deal. Too much data on us out there.

#1 | Posted by GalaxiePete at 2021-09-21 04:06 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

---------- should be patient zero. That fool has issues.

#2 | Posted by LegallyYourDead at 2021-09-21 04:24 PM | Reply

The applicable patterns for analyzing user data might already exist via the ad targeting industry. I'd be interested in whether that type of user data analysis is backed by actual published scientific research.

#3 | Posted by GOnoles92 at 2021-09-21 05:40 PM | Reply

Look for people who spend too much time on social media and the news... yes I know that includes me.

#4 | Posted by Tor at 2021-09-21 05:41 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

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