Link: http://www.forbes.com/sites/toriutley/2016/05/24/the-rise-of-cognitive-technology-in-mental-health/#49e01f4d58fb

By Tori Utley
May 24, 2016

The question "How are you feeling?" is one of the more common inquiries of a person's life. Yet, mood has been difficult to quantify and understand through technology due to the many factors that go into a person's mood and the uniqueness of mood constructs among individuals. However, as cognitive technology and artificial intelligence continue to advance, humans may be able to understand mood and mental health in a new way - through the power of our smartphones. From machine learning to enhanced mobile capabilities, there is more opportunity to put ideas to the test with digital technology than ever before.