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The Hard Problem

Within the first few pages of the second to last chapter of the important book Whiplash: How to Survive Our Faster Future  by MIT Media Lab director… 1,300 more words

Data And Economics

Listen in on couples therapy with Esther Perel, Tabby’s star dims again, and more

Behold, your recap of TED-related news:

The truth about couples. Ever wonder what goes on in couples therapy? You may want to tune in to Esther Perel’s new podcast… 671 more words

In Brief

Мой взгляд на текущую ситуацию в Биткойне и Блокчейне

В предыдущей статье я писал, что верю – у блокчейна есть потенциал стать настолько же революционным – и открыть столько же возможностей и инноваций – как Интернет, и что Биткойн может превратиться в распространённую, межоперационную, надёжную, дешёвую сеть для самых различных типов транзакций.


A new civic gathering, awarding disobedience, and the case for resettlement

As usual, the TED community has lots of news to share this week. Below, some highlights.

A new civic gathering. To cope with political anxiety after the 2016 elections, Eric Liu has started a gathering called… 728 more words

In Brief

How To Become A Disobedient Organisation

Imagine being given $250,000 for deliberately breaking the rules. No strings attached.

That’s exactly what MIT are doing.

Recognising that societies and institutions lean toward order and away from chaos… 579 more words


Why we shouldn't underestimate the power of diversity

The best way to prepare for a future of unknown complexity? Build on the strength of our differences, explain MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito and writer Jeff Howe. 1,677 more words

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