SPIRE is designed to detect patterns that indicate stress, such as shallower faster breathing. Alerts can prompt users to take a breath or a short walk. The goal for most people is to stay in a "middle zone".
The mediaX research project conducted by Neema Moraveji, Roy Pea and Jeffery Heer created insights, that after he graduated, Neema used in the creation of SPIRE.
Watch the ABC 7 San Francisco News Story
View the entire story on the ABC 7 San Francisco website
Read Neema's 2012 Dissertation
Additional mediaX Videos featuring Neema
Calming Technologies for Integrative Productivity
mediaX 2014 Conference Panel
Personal Feedback for Self-Regulation
mediaX 2013 Conference Presentation