From Facebook updates to GPS statistics, data these days can surround us to the point of sheer inundation. However, where some might see an emerging problem, Matthew Cornell sees a much-needed solution.

From Facebook updates to GPS statistics, data these days can surround us to the point of sheer inundation. However, where some might see an emerging problem, Matthew Cornell sees a much-needed solution. His new venture, Edison, is part of the larger Think, Try, Learn project and aims to provide a platform that encourages people to use data collection as a means for self-improvement.

“Data’s real role is in scientific observation, it needs to be within the context of a method. Otherwise we are reduced to methods of navel-gazing”

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