TED Talk

110 Years Of Cinematic Special Effects [VIDEO]

January 8, 2013
110 Years Of Cinematic Special Effects [VIDEO]

Don Levy takes us on a visual journey through special effects, from the fakery of early technology to the seamless marvels of modern film making.

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Introversion [VIDEO]

December 12, 2012
Introversion [VIDEO]

A video series about introverts based on the book “Quiet” by Susan Cain. This is a nice example of a book trailer even if it rips off RSA Animate’s hand-drawn line animation format.

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Don Norman On The Impact Of Persuasion

August 21, 2012
Don Norman On The Impact Of Persuasion [VIDEO]

In this TED Talk, design expert Don Norman discusses the impact of persuasion.

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Why Videos Go Viral

March 29, 2012

YouTube’s trends manager, Kevin Allocca, explains why videos go viral in this TED Talk & an infographic about the Kony 2012 video.

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Tim Harford: Trial, Error & The God Complex

July 30, 2011
Tim Harford: Trial, Error & The God Complex

Economics writer Tim Harford studies complex systems and finds a surprising link among the successful ones: they were built through trial and error. In this sparkling talk from TEDGlobal 2011, he asks us to embrace our randomness and start making better mistakes.

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The Data Visual Arts

June 7, 2011
The Data Visual Arts

Artist Aaron Koblin takes vast amounts of data, and at times vast numbers of people, and weaves them into stunning visualizations.

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Web Content Filtering

May 24, 2011
Eli Pariser Discusses Content Content Filtering

MoveOn.org’s Eli Pariser brings up some though-provoking points about the importance of serendipity & the potential dangers of personalization in this TED Talk.

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