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Weekend Shenanigans

My weekend was awesome.

Went to my first TEDx conference…
It was inspiring.

Got this awesome book at half the price…
This book is so informative! 106 more words

Life According To Ava

Filipino-American fashion model wows world with coming out story

Manila:  Filipino-American fashion model Geena Rocero who came out as a transgender woman during a prestigious TED Conference has used her story to inspire and help others live their truth without shame and terror. 553 more words


Temple Grandin: The world needs all kinds of minds

Brilliant, as someone who has Aspergers I can really relate to this!


Uploaded on 24 Feb 2010

http://www.ted.com Autism activist Temple Grandin talks about how her mind works — sharing her ability to “think in pictures,” which helps her solve problems that neurotypical brains might miss. 172 more words


Why TED Matters

Many folks are familiar with TED talks. TED stands for “Technology, Entertainment, Design” and is a conference series that was the brainchild of Richard Saul Wurman… 1,326 more words

A 30 Second TEDTalk

Imagine a future when you could put on one of Hugh Herr’s robotic biomechatronic exoskeletons and instantly do acrobatics. Imagine shredding slopes like Shaun White. Pair this with a Chris Klewe style augmented reality football visor so you could see real time stats and visualizations of your new iron man esque skills.

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NSA strikes back at Snowden for putting 'people's lives at risk'

The National Security Agency (NSA) fired back at Edward Snowden in a live video appearance today by its Deputy Director at the TED (Technology, Entertainment, and Design) Conference in Vancouver. 593 more words


We can now shoot feral pigs in B.C. Oh, BTW, TED's in town.

I know you won’t believe this, but I have to tell you that as I sit at the TED conference in Vancouver getting ready to cover another day of ideas, I hope I have not just seen my provincial government at its finest. 439 more words

Civic Lee Speaking