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Socializing Truman

When we last left our hero, he was busy bookmarking websites, and downloading apps to his iphone and android devices, gathering information focused on multiple facets of his life. Truman, and his lovely wife Meryl, were keeping track of all kinds of personal data, from daily blood sugar counts, to calories consumed, to amounts and types of exercise. And then the light fell out of the sky...

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Instrumenting Truman

In the 1998 film, "The Truman Show", Jim Carrey plays an insurance salesman who discovers his entire life is, and has been, a TV show. Everything Truman does takes place under a microscope, viewed by a large TV audience.