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Towards "Experience Theory"

The "bit" is a basic unit of information. 
What should a basic unit of "experience" be called?

Information theory studies the quantification, storage & communication of information. With its invention, Claude Shannon paved the way for a communication & computation revolution. 

Can there be an equivalent theory for Experience? What would it be?

Want: A robust & comprehensive 'Experience Theory'. 


Where do we start?

Experience Theory would make such observations much easier to unpack:

Samim’s Law of Diminished ExperienceThe quantity of photos one takes is inversely correlated with the quality of the present moment experience. 

Related links:
- Qualia: https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/qualia/
- Integrated information theory: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Integrated_information_theory
- And for reference: Experience: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Experience

Discussion Thread: 
https://twitter.com/samim/status/993742477763883008

#Ideas #Experience 

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