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Old 09-03-2013
What is your favorite TED talk?

The TED talk (Technology Entertainment Design) non-profit initiative started many years ago as a platform for sharing knowledge to a wide audience. Since 2006 the talks are available online under a Creative Commons license. There are now 1000+ TED talks from a wide range of subjects and I wanted to highlight a few of them given the particular importance of the subject matter:
I must have seen well over a hundred TED talks and the three above stand out as being the must-see. What are your favorite TED talks?

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Old 09-03-2013
I don't have a favourite as such. But one talk that comes to mind is

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XvIg5MK-8yY: Don Tapscott: Four principles for the open world (2012)

Here's another one
http://www.ted.com/talks/apollo_robb...irection.html: Apollo Robbins: The Art of misdirection.

Last edited by ni2; 11-19-2013 at 02:28 AM.. Reason: Added another ted talk link
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Old 09-04-2013
I like anyone which is good.
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Old 11-03-2013
Here is another one pertaining to open source:
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