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The prospects of an emerging global intelligence on the internet and elsewhere
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The Internet of Things [Infographic]

The Internet of Things [Infographic] | Global Brain | Scoop.it
via blogs.cisco.com ("Things" connected to the Internet. A great Infographic !
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How the Brain Builds Identity - Huffington Post UK (blog)

How the Brain Builds Identity - Huffington Post UK (blog) | Global Brain | Scoop.it
How the Brain Builds IdentityHuffington Post UK (blog)Small wonder that this dopamine system has also been linked to processes in the brain linked to feelings of reward.
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People of the future: 'all-powerful but devoid of memory and feeling' - The Voice of Russia

People of the future: 'all-powerful but devoid of memory and feeling' - The Voice of Russia | Global Brain | Scoop.it
The Voice of RussiaPeople of the future: 'all-powerful but devoid of memory and feeling'The Voice of RussiaMankind is like a ship sailing in the dark without a compass or nautical charts, world futurologists have declared in Moscow at The Global...
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Edinburgh: The Aims of Inquiry and Cognition Conference | Certain ...

“The Aims of Inquiry and Cognition” 25th and 26th May. Keynote speaker: Theodore Sider (Cornell University). Invited speakers: Stephen Grimm (Fordham University) and Kristoffer Ahlstrom (University of Copenhagen) ...
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Conversations on consciousness. | Qinomics

Conversations on consciousness. | Qinomics | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Brian Butterworth and Dr. Beau Lotto and internet entrepreneur Twain Luu—whose study of the “global brain” makes fascinating reading—to explore its meaning and how it affects their area of work. Structured in a non-linear ...
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The “Internet of Things”: How to Control my House while I don't Lose ...

The “Internet of Things”: How to Control my House while I don't Lose ... | Global Brain | Scoop.it
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The Power of the Crowd: Why Crowdsourcing Works

The Power of the Crowd: Why Crowdsourcing Works | Global Brain | Scoop.it
When media and entertainment writer-editor Jeff Howe first wrote about the rise of crowdsourcing in 2006, he coined a term that would later take the business.
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Building Up Platforms in This Week's Crowdsourcing News Wrap

Building Up Platforms in This Week's Crowdsourcing News Wrap | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Every Friday I take a look back at what's been notable or otherwise interesting in the crowdiverse, and over the last seven days, the Crowdsourcing space has continued to become more... well, crowded.
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12 predictions for 2012 - NESTA

12 predictions for 2012 - NESTA | Global Brain | Scoop.it
NESTAs 12 predictions for 2012 make sense. Innovation for frugality, educating gaming, & crowd sourcing funding I like.
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Computation, Cognition, and Pylyshyn – Don Dedrick; Lana Trick; Jerry Fodor download, read, buy online | e-Books

Computation, Cognition, and Pylyshyn 8211 Don Dedrick Lana Trick Jerry Fodor download, read, buy online http://t.co/VX7afFd2...
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Luis von Ahn: Massive-scale online collaboration | Video on TED.com

TED Talks After re-purposing CAPTCHA so each human-typed response helps digitize books, Luis von Ahn wondered how else to use small contributions by many on the Internet for greater good.
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What are the 10 Top Social Networks for Marketing? | Jeffbullas's Blog

What are the 10 Top Social Networks for Marketing? | Jeffbullas's Blog | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Social media marketing is now mainstream and is rapidly evolving.
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What is the future for social networks?

What is the future for social networks? | Global Brain | Scoop.it
As more people get connected it could be MySpace - not Facebook or Twitter - that is the social network to watch again. (gave a thumbs up to Leonel's comment: I am hooked to social networks.
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TechCrunch | The Forest, the Trees, and the Next Big Thing

TechCrunch | The Forest, the Trees, and the Next Big Thing | Global Brain | Scoop.it
They say hindsight is 20/20.

By now, everyone knows about the fastest-growing site on the web.
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Testosterone Disrupts Collaboration Impairing Group Intelligence - Business 2 Community

Testosterone Disrupts Collaboration Impairing Group Intelligence - Business 2 Community | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Testosterone Disrupts Collaboration Impairing Group IntelligenceBusiness 2 CommunityBy Yosh Beier, Published February 17, 2012 A few months ago I wrote about some interesting findings from MIT's Center for Collective Intelligence.
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Op-Ed: Is crowdsourcing the future of original online streaming content? - DigitalJournal.com

Op-Ed: Is crowdsourcing the future of original online streaming content? - DigitalJournal.com | Global Brain | Scoop.it
DigitalJournal.comOp-Ed: Is crowdsourcing the future of original online streaming content?DigitalJournal.comAs for Amazon's potential original content, it looks as if perhaps crowdsourcing is its solution.
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Music Matters | A blog on music cognition: Do musicians listen better?

Music Matters | A blog on music cognition: Do musicians listen better? | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Today, Makiko Sadakata (Donders Centre, Nijmegen) gave a presentation at our monthly meeting on music cognition and computational musicology [1]. She presented a study in which the question was whether musicians do ...
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Will smart grid be the Internet of Things? – Electric Light & Power ...

Will smart grid be the Internet of Things? – Electric Light & Power. Published February 17, 2012. In the quintessential small English village of Chorleywood, the local health center has placed its first patient on their Hydra network of smart ...
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Secrets of Crowdsourcing Social Conversations: Inside ...

Secrets of Crowdsourcing Social Conversations: Inside ... | Global Brain | Scoop.it
In his interview, Richard discussed his article at CommPRO, “Secrets of Crowdsourcing Social Conversations.' Within the nonstop news media cycle and even more chaotic social media world, businesses look for ways to ...
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‘Sacred Beliefs’ in Sacred Part of the Brain

‘Sacred Beliefs’ in Sacred Part of the Brain | Global Brain | Scoop.it
A new study discovers that what people hold as sacred beliefs such as religion is stored in separate part of the brain than what people will sell willingly. This study and results were published in The Philosophical Transaction of the Royal Society.
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The Zen of Crowd Sourcing | Social Media in Business

The Zen of Crowd Sourcing | Social Media in Business | Global Brain | Scoop.it
What appeals to one customer might be disliked by another http://t.co/joiZ3klM...
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This Will Make You Smarter: 151 Big Thinkers Each Pick a Concept to Enhance Your Cognitive Toolkit

This Will Make You Smarter: 151 Big Thinkers Each Pick a Concept to Enhance Your Cognitive Toolkit | Global Brain | Scoop.it
The importance of "the umwelt," or why failure and uncertainty are essential for science and life.

Every year for more than a decade, int (Better cognition!
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Design Web: Things To Consider « The Best Internet Money Review

Design Web: Things To Consider « The Best Internet Money Review | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Since the birth of the internet, its users have grown importantly in number. Who does not know cyberspace? Because of this big and cheaper alternative publicity vehicle, websites have been practically flooding the World Wide Web.
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Run big or run home, OpenDNS Domain Tagging Project

Run big or run home, OpenDNS Domain Tagging Project | Global Brain | Scoop.it
OpenDNS Domain Tagging Project - Interesting crowd sourcing project http://t.co/S6Im4AXK...
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