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Dr. Alex Leow and Professor Philip Yu of BiAffect on Technori

BiAffect is an app developed at University of Illinois at Chicago that tracks texting habits and detects mood abnormalities. The app is currently developed for people living with bipolar disorder to catch a depressive or manic episode with data-mining tools that track text speed and movement. Scott Kitun is joined by Founder Dr. Alex Leow and Consultant Prof. Philip Yu.