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We Have Entered The Golden Age Of Hardware Hacking

Hardware is the new hotness. This has been true for some years now: but today, the acorns planted by Arduino, TechShop, Kickstarter, lean prototyping, etc., are finally beginning to sprout into oaks. 567 more words


Back to business playlist: Talks to inspire you and your team

In this four-part series, we commemorate the back to business season with a playlist of TED talks we feel are the most inspirational, compelling, and helpful in increasing productivity and creativity at work. 515 more words

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Compass over maps

In one of the best talks at this year’s TED Conference in Vancouver, Joi Ito (Director of MIT Media Lab) said the following:

The idea is that the cost of writing a plan or mapping something is getting so expensive and it’s not very accurate or useful.

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Four Amazing Ideas from TED talks on Education.

If you are a regular reader of this blog you probably love the TED talks as much as I do. I make a point of watching at least one a day. 818 more words

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Deploy or Die

One of the year’s best TED Talks is Joi Ito’s rousing “Become a Now-ist.” Essentially, it’s a call to all creators, inventors and entrepreneurs to stop waiting and start doing. 920 more words

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