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Rory Coonan is director of architecture, planning and design
for Health Properties.
Esther Dyson is president and owner of EDventure Holdings; a small yet globally diversified information services company. EDventure invests in information-oriented startup ventures in central and Eastern Europe as well as in the USA. EDventure conducts industry events like the PC Forum and the High-Tech Forum. Since 1982, EDventure's newsletter, Release 1.0, help readers see underlying patterns behind industry trends, a theme echoed in her book, Release 2.0.
Entrepreneur Esther Dyson talks about how digital technology is enabling new products that can track personal habits and make the data sharable online. "There's this teeny, underappreciated, just beginning market for health itself. It's a really tough market because mostly it consists of doing stuff for yourself, instead of being lazy," says Dyson.