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Introducing Create & Bulk Create GraphQL endpoints

Memair has introduced two new GraphQL mutations for importing data.


Creates up to 100 records per request. Records are created immediately.

Bulk Create

Creates up to 50,000 records per request. Records are created with a background process. The progress of which can be monitored using the Bulk Create Status endpoint.

Checkout the live Jupyter Notebook examples using Otto, the sandbox user's data or explore with your own data using GraphiQL. Checkout the Document Explorer in GraphiQL for more details.

Quantified Self & Biohacking in Media

Most quantified self / biohacking movies & TV shows are dystopian focusing on the possible harmful affects of life logging. We obviously believe that quantifying our selves will improve quality of life however it is useful to acknowledge the fear that is represented in media. Here is a collection of interesting movies and TV shows that feature the possible dangers of self quantifying and biohacking.

The Entire History of You - Black Mirror (TV Mini Series)

An alternate reality where people have an implanted device that records everything they perceive. The device allows them to perfectly recall their experiences.

The Entire History of You - Black Mirror Quantified Self Gif

Be Right Back - Black Mirror (TV Mini Series)

A person is brought back to life using their social media and communications footprint.

Be Right Back - Black Mirror Quantified Self Gif

The Quantified Self (Movie)

When well-meaning parents turn the self-tracking into a family religion, the consequences fall outside the quantifiable.

Quantified Self Movie

Please let us know of any others and we will append them to this list.

FOMO in my hometown

Memair lets you know where you've been, which is wonderful. But quantifying yourself also lets you know where you haven't been. After asking Memair "Where have I been this year" and then zooming in on my hometown, I found lots of areas that I haven't recently explored.

2016 locations in Ottawa

This weekend's challenge is to offset FOMO (fear of missing out) by exploring the recently unexplored.

Otto explains Memair

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