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Ken Jennings: Watson, Jeopardy and me, the obsolete know-it-all | Talk Video | TED.com

Ken Jennings: Watson, Jeopardy and me, the obsolete know-it-all | Talk Video | TED.com

A great talk about decision making based on the misinterpretation of probabilities and value.

A great talk about decision making based on the misinterpretation of probabilities and value.

❛Rives❜ TEDActive 2014: The Museum of Four in the Morning • "Beware: Rives has a contagious obsession with 4 a.m. At TED2007, the poet shared what was then a minor fixation with a time that kept popping up everywhere. But after the talk, emails starting pouring in with obscure, hilarious references — from the cover of 'Crochet Today!' magazine to twin mentions in 'The Flintstones' and 'The Jetsons.' A lyrical peek into his Museum of Four in the Morning, which overflows with treasures."

❛Rives❜ TEDActive 2014: The Museum of Four in the Morning • "Beware: Rives has a contagious obsession with 4 a.m. At TED2007, the poet shared what was then a minor fixation with a time that kept popping up everywhere. But after the talk, emails starting pouring in with obscure, hilarious references — from the cover of 'Crochet Today!' magazine to twin mentions in 'The Flintstones' and 'The Jetsons.' A lyrical peek into his Museum of Four in the Morning, which overflows with treasures."

Hyeonseo Lee: My escape from North Korea | Talk Video | TED.com. February 2013.

Hyeonseo Lee: My escape from North Korea | Talk Video | TED.com. February 2013.

Douglas Engelbart, one of my heros, passed away this week. This video is a recording of what's now called "The Mother of All Demos", from 1968, showcasing things about computing decades ahead of their time. The mouse, teleconferencing, word processing, file linking, real time text editing are all on display in this incredible talk.

Douglas Engelbart, one of my heros, passed away this week. This video is a recording of what's now called "The Mother of All Demos", from 1968, showcasing things about computing decades ahead of their time. The mouse, teleconferencing, word processing, file linking, real time text editing are all on display in this incredible talk.

Steve Jobs talks about the power of values! So inspiring

Motivation Monday: Steve Jobs on the power of values

Sugata Mitra: Build a School in the Cloud via TED. Computer + kid groups + big questions + encouragement = self-organized learning. Most inspiring education talk I've seen. Let's get on with it!

Sugata Mitra: Build a School in the Cloud via TED. Computer + kid groups + big questions + encouragement = self-organized learning. Most inspiring education talk I've seen. Let's get on with it!

Daniel Suarez: The kill decision shouldn't belong to a robot | Talk Video | TED

Daniel Suarez: The kill decision shouldn't belong to a robot | Talk Video | TED

David Pogue: 10 top time-saving tech tips via TED  Tech columnist David Pogue shares 10 simple, clever tips for computer, web, smartphone and camera users. And yes, you may know a few of these already -- but there's probably at least one you don't.

David Pogue: 10 top time-saving tech tips via TED Tech columnist David Pogue shares 10 simple, clever tips for computer, web, smartphone and camera users. And yes, you may know a few of these already -- but there's probably at least one you don't.

Lawrence Lessig: Has Money Taken Over American Politics?

Lawrence Lessig: Has Money Taken Over American Politics?

There is a corruption at the heart of American politics, caused by the dependence of Congressional candidates on funding from the tiniest percentage of citizens. That's the argument at the core of this blistering talk by legal scholar Lawrence Lessig.

Columnist David Brooks - In a talk full of humor, he shows how you can't hope to understand humans as separate individuals making choices based on their conscious awareness.

Columnist David Brooks - In a talk full of humor, he shows how you can't hope to understand humans as separate individuals making choices based on their conscious awareness.

Computer code is the next universal language, and its syntax will be limited only by the imaginations of the next generation of programmers. Linda Liukas is helping to educate problem-solving kids, encouraging them to see computers not as mechanical, boring and complicated but as colorful, expressive machines meant to be tinkered with. In this talk, she invites us to imagine a world where the Ada Lovelaces of tomorrow grow up to be optimistic and brave about technology and use it to create a…

Computer code is the next universal language, and its syntax will be limited only by the imaginations of the next generation of programmers. Linda Liukas is helping to educate problem-solving kids, encouraging them to see computers not as mechanical, boring and complicated but as colorful, expressive machines meant to be tinkered with. In this talk, she invites us to imagine a world where the Ada Lovelaces of tomorrow grow up to be optimistic and brave about technology and use it to create a…

More and more people worldwide are living in countries not considered their own. Writer Pico Iyer  -- who himself has three or four “origins” -- meditates on the meaning of home, the joy of traveling and the serenity of standing still.

More and more people worldwide are living in countries not considered their own. Writer Pico Iyer -- who himself has three or four “origins” -- meditates on the meaning of home, the joy of traveling and the serenity of standing still.

Ash Beckham: When to take a stand -- and when to let it go | TED Talk | TED.com

Ash Beckham: When to take a stand -- and when to let it go | TED Talk | TED.com