Emotions influence how we connect with one another, how we make decisions. However, today we spend most of our time in front of computers that don’t understand our emotions. In this report, I explore advances happening in the emerging mood market and how we can prepare to design for it.
Today, when someone from an older generation passes away we are left with stacks of photo albums, newspaper clippings and journals. My generation doesn’t print photos, we don’t receive newspapers to cut, we scan our ways into events. Will our children go through our hard-drives to better understand us?