I am sure you all have already watched these two videos. They are both shockingly marvellous, inspiring and tear dropping. They both bring back awareness and open the mind and the heart to our in-finite capabilities, to those skills that we often forget about because we are "so used to them" that we do not [...]
The sound of colors | Neil Harbisson
Very often I think that we are so used to beautiful things that we do not even see them anymore. It is the old adagio, that we do not realize what we have until it is gone. This is maybe why I do not feel at my ease developing pictures in black and white - [...]
Sugata Mitra: A Model of User-Generated Education | VIDEO
If you watch the TED video you will get amazed by what Sugata Mitra discovered. I was quite touched and I am going to use Prof. Mitra' suggestion in my new project.
Keith Barry does brain magic | VIDEO
Sit back, relax and enjoy! A stunning and funny TED Video about brain magic. Have fun!
Do you feel beauty? | VIDEO
I have just watched this wonderful TED talk from Richard Seymour about design and beauty and the relationship between emotions and design, suggesting that what designers must pursue is the emotional functionality of things. Enjoy, share and comment!
Does Design Scale?
From a LinkedIn discussion about Design Scale: "At the DTUC 2011 event, the newly crowned Poet Laureate of Design Thinking (Sudhir Desai) provocatively suggested that "design thinking doesn't scale". This kind of thought is also prevalent in a TED talk by Geoffrey West (http://bit.ly/rhGCqK) on the scalability of cities (brought to our attention by Andrew [...]
The WWW Conference
A celebration of improvised conversation: Intellectual jazz. Richard Saul Wurman, creator of the TED (1984/2002), TEDMED (1998-2010) & the eg conferences (2006), will celebrate improvised conversation in its most informative manner. No presentations No schedule No expensive tickets Simply pairings of amazingly interesting individuals prompted by a question, generating a conversation. For 10 minutes to [...]