The outdoors and my personal portable communicator
Just a thought for this fine evening…
Could my personal portable communicator, or smartphone, help me spend more time outdoors and be healthier?
It sounds like a contradiction. We seem to always be told to put away our electronics and disconnect. However, personal portable communicators, or smartphones, may help to keep us accountable for our actions. Technology may actually help to make us healthier. It does this by providing us with ways to track our actions, be reminded of our goals, and strive to get better at a certain task. Sometimes there is a twist in the story and the would be villain is not so bad after all.