Tag: TEDTalks

Daphne Koller: What we’re learning from online education

Daphne Koller: What we’re learning from online education

Translator: Morton Bast Reviewer: Thu-Huong Ha Like many of you, I’m one of the lucky people. I was born to a family where education was pervasive. I’m a third-generation PhD, a daughter of two academics. In my childhood,…

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Innovating to zero! | Bill Gates

Innovating to zero! | Bill Gates

I’m going to talk today about energy and climate. And that might seem a bit surprising, because my full-time work at the foundation is mostly about vaccines and seeds, about the things that we need to invent and…

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Build a tower, build a team | Tom Wujec

Build a tower, build a team | Tom Wujec

Several years ago here at TED, Peter Skillman introduced a design challenge called the marshmallow challenge. And the idea’s pretty simple: Teams of four have to build the tallest free-standing structure out of 20 sticks of spaghetti, one…

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Building a dinosaur from a chicken | Jack Horner

Building a dinosaur from a chicken | Jack Horner

When I was growing up in Montana, I had two dreams. I wanted to be a paleontologist, a dinosaur paleontologist, and I wanted to have a pet dinosaur. And so that’s what I’ve been striving for all of…

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Philip Evans: How data will transform business

Philip Evans: How data will transform business

I’m going to talk a little bit about strategy and its relationship with technology. We tend to think of business strategy as being a rather abstract body of essentially economic thought, perhaps rather timeless. I’m going to argue…

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Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala: How to help Africa? Do business there

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala: How to help Africa? Do business there

Thank you very much, Chris. Everybody who came up here said they were scared. I don’t know if I’m scared, but this is my first time of addressing an audience like this. And I don’t have any smart…

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Your body language may shape who you are | Amy Cuddy

Your body language may shape who you are | Amy Cuddy

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast So I want to start by offering you a free no-tech life hack, and all it requires of you is this: that you change your posture for two minutes. But before I…

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Why working from home is good for business | The Way We Work, a TED series

Why working from home is good for business | The Way We Work, a TED series

The basic problem with working in an office is you’re just not in control of your work environment. [The Way We Work] Howdy, my name is Matt, and I’m the CEO of Automattic, the company behind WordPress.com, Jetpack…

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What will future jobs look like? | Andrew McAfee

What will future jobs look like? | Andrew McAfee

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast The writer George Eliot cautioned us that, among all forms of mistake, prophesy is the most gratuitous. The person that we would all acknowledge as her 20th-century counterpart, Yogi Berra, agreed. He…

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How we’ll earn money in a future without jobs | Martin Ford

How we’ll earn money in a future without jobs | Martin Ford

I’m gonna begin with a scary question are we headed toward a future without jobs the remarkable progress that we’re seeing in technologies like self-driving cars has led to an explosion of interest in this question but because…

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