The founder of 4chan, a controversial, uncensored online imageboard, describes its subculture, some of the Internet "memes" it has launched, and the incident in which its users managed a very public, precision hack of a mainstream media website. The talk raises questions about the power -- and price -- of anonymity.
At TEDYouth 2011, performance artist Carvens Lissaint shows how to use language, metaphor and imagery to express a powerful idea -- as in this spoken-word performance, a stirring plea to make college education more accessible.
20 years ago, Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web. For his next project, he's building a web for open, linked data that could do for numbers what the Web did for words, pictures, video: unlock our data and reframe the way we use it together.
MIT Media Lab founder Nicholas Negroponte takes you on a journey through the last 30 years of tech. His prediction for the future? Ingestion of knowledge…literally swallowing a pill that deposits information in the brain we have traditionally internalized through reading and listening. A MUST view 20 minute video! http://mrmck.wordpress.com/2014/08/01/nicholas-negropontes-prediction-for-the-future-ingesting-information-video-1944/
Whats wrong with what we eat? Ted.com playlist: http://www.ted.com/playlists/75/what_s_wrong_with_what_we_eat?utm_medium=on.ted.com-facebook-share&utm_content=awesm-publisher&awesm=on.ted.com_s0BJy&utm_campaign=&utm_source=lm.facebook.com