March Mindfulness is our new series that examines the explosive growth in mindfulness and meditation technology. It culminates in Mashable's groundbreaking competitive meditation bracket contest. Because March shouldn't be all madness.
There are many things I like about Competitive Meditation — not least of which is the name. It's sure to bring a confused frown or a bemused smile to the face of anyone who hears it for the first time.
Which is fitting for a sport that is at once extremely serious and utterly hilarious. Think of Competitive Meditation as the mental equivalent of a summer softball league. Using a brain-sensing headband, it lets friends and colleagues play for bragging rights over who can keep the coolest head. Read more...More about Sports, Meditation, Muse, March Mindfulness, and Tech