Experience the new TED Books App

After more than a year of planning and development, we’re excited to today unveil the new TED Books App. Since launching TED Books in early 2010, we’ve been dreaming of how to meld the experience of book reading with the game-changing potential of the tablet. The TED Books platform provides the surprises you’d expect in…

WikiLeaks wins case against Visa

We completely support WikiLeaks and encourage you to make donations to¬†Julian Assange legal fund here like we have done. A court in Iceland has ruled that Visa and MasterCard’s local partner broke the law in the country by blocking WikiLeaks from receiving money. The court ordered the company to resume processing donations to the website…

What Did You Learn In School Today?

Live in Meblourne, AUstralia, a great song written by Tom Paxton. This was over 50 years ago. Not much has changed when it comes to forced compulsory schooling and boys going to war. The whole point of this song is not just about war, though it makes a good point. Rather that schools, the media,…

Ron Paul proves the power of Internet

Ron Paul discusses Net Neutrality, government regulation of movies and entertainment industry. He has a unique appeal to young people in America and has garnered great support from the grassroots supporters over the Internet.

Chip Conley: Measuring what makes life worthwhile

Recently my guest lecturing slot at Stenden SA, the leading hospitality management or hotel school in South Africa, was confirmed. In preparation for a week of lectures I started doing research on my favourite resources, TED.com and found this gem. His reference to Abraham Maslow and the application in business alone is worth watching this…