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Jason Fried on "Why work doesn't happen at work"

Richard Saul Wurman created the TED conference in 1984 as a onetime event. (As you may already know, TED refers to Technology, Education, and Design.) It became a four-day conference six years later. 337 more words

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Why I love Twitter

Started writing this post before I left Iceland for Boston to run the Boston Marathon did not get time to publish it… better late than never, there are some gems in this Tweet Roll from Danielle. 164 more words


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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