RE: Silicone Valleys Race to Hack Happiness
I very much disagree with the idea that depression is on the rise - the basis of increased drug use is a misleading statistic. The fact is that these drugs are readily available now and were not just 10 years ago. The permeation of technology into our society is natural - it, like the drugs, is filling a niche. This vacuum is more likely caused by an increasing amount of free time.
In addition to working with my group on a text based game, I wrote my own: