Personas is the new online data portrait project by Aaron Zinman, a PhD candidate at MIT. The program sweeps the internet for information, and then using various algorithms to process it, creating a colour-coded map of your online identity.
The experiment in data visualization is a fascinating way of distilling information about individuals online presence, into what resembles a DNA strip.
Those with stronger web presences and more unique names will obviously generate more accurate results.
Unfortunately for me having a very common name means that I am a psychic median who writes a lot about music and art…