Science and technology merge to make people happy

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Technology can help people be happier and feel good about their lives—that is according to Ofer Leidner, co-founder of, a platform of scientifically designed activities and games to build lasting happiness.

Mr. Ofer is at United Nations Headquarters in New York on International Day of Happiness celebrated each year on March 20th, for an event on leveraging media and technology to measure happiness and well-being.

Stephanie Coutrix met with him and asked him how technology can boost happiness.

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