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Foster a culture of collaborative innovation - Economic Times

Foster a culture of collaborative innovation - Economic Times | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Foster a culture of collaborative innovationEconomic TimesSolving big problems - from creating "smart grids" that cut energy costs, to analytics technology that helps local police departments detect patterns in crime - requires a way of working that...
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Alex the Parrot's Posthumous Paper Shows His Mathematical Genius

Alex the Parrot's Posthumous Paper Shows His Mathematical Genius | Global Brain | Scoop.it
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Crucial advances in 'brain reading' demonstrated

Crucial advances in 'brain reading' demonstrated | Global Brain | Scoop.it
A new study demonstrates several crucial advances in "brain reading" or "brain decoding" using computerized machine learning methods.
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Women And Collective Intelligence Will Solve Our Planetary Crises

Women And Collective Intelligence Will Solve Our Planetary Crises | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Sustainability is a so-called wicked problem.
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Why Everything is Connected to Everything Else, Explained in 100 Seconds

Rockstar physicist Brian Cox uses quantum mechanics to illustrate one of the deepest truths of existence.
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An analysis of social innovation discourses

An analysis of social innovation discourses | Global Brain | Scoop.it
This paper captures the on-going debate on defining the concept of innovation in the social sphere as change which is social both in its goal and means.
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“Internet of Things,” a Receipt Printer for All Things Internet | Gadget News and Reviews - gadget.com

“Internet of Things,” a Receipt Printer for All Things Internet | Gadget News and Reviews - gadget.com | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Do you feel the need to have your tweets printed on receipt paper? You know, to keep track of your posts.
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Eva Hornung's Dog Boy and the challenge to moral thinking; or ...

Eva Hornung's Dog Boy and the challenge to moral thinking; or ... | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Rather, these elements both influence and are influenced by the behaviour of the system as a whole. While Murphy's emphasis is on the brain as a complex system, the same thinking can apply to complex systems at all levels ...
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Internet of Things Award 2011 | Postscapes

Internet of Things Award 2011 | Postscapes | Global Brain | Scoop.it

A very interesting site, see especially networked art category.

 

A look at the years best Internet of Things projects...

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Engineering research brings seven adult-sized humanoid robots together for first time in US

Seven adult-sized humanoid robots took the stage during Drexel University's celebration of National Engineers Week, in a first-of-its-kind assembly of robotic technology. A showcase event on Feb.
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Traffic intersections of the future will control autonomous vehicles

Traffic intersections of the future will control autonomous vehicles | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Marvin (credit: Peter Stone/Austin Robot Technology)Intersections of the future won’t need stop lights or stop signs.
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Meta search engine | Mother of All Search Engines - Mamma.com

Mamma.com is a global Meta search engine. It provides extensive web search and fetches results from top search engines. If you need information on latest news and updates, images, videos and twitter then this is the best place to surf online.
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MIT Creates Computer Chip Mimicking Human Brain

MIT Creates Computer Chip Mimicking Human Brain | Global Brain | Scoop.it
For centuries, science fiction movies and books pondered the question: Can a computer think like man?
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Dolphins 'are non-human persons' - The Press Association

Dolphins 'are non-human persons' - The Press Association | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Irish TimesDolphins 'are non-human persons'The Press AssociationShe said: "We went from seeing the dolphin/whale brain as being a giant amorphous blob that doesn't carry a lot of intelligence and complexity to not only being an enormous brain but ...
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'This Will Make You Smarter': A New Way to Think About Thinking

'This Will Make You Smarter': A New Way to Think About Thinking | Global Brain | Scoop.it
John Brockman asked 151 big thinkers—from Helen Fisher to Carlo Rovelli—what scientific concept would improve our cognitive toolkit.
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How the Internet of Things could help us cope with severe weather

How the Internet of Things could help us cope with severe weather | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Britain isn’t known for handling poor weather well; an inch of snow can be enough to grind the transport network to a halt. Now a project run by business and...
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Big Data and Cloud Computing Demand a Cognitive Shift | SmartData Collective

Big Data and Cloud Computing Demand a Cognitive Shift | SmartData Collective | Global Brain | Scoop.it
The world’s tech consciousness is at the crux of a hockey stick curve of innovation, growth and connectivity.  Two of the hottest tech trends of 2011, big data and the cloud, can take a lot of the credit for a cognitive shift that is already...
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Autopoietic Systems: A Generalized Explanatory Approach

Autopoietic Systems: A Generalized Explanatory Approach | Global Brain | Scoop.it
This paper is intended for readers familiar with Humberto Maturana’s theory of autopoietic systems and with the still unresolved debate concerning the existence of non-biological autopoietic systems.
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Amazon.com: Cognition and Multi-Agent Interaction: From Cognitive Modeling to Social Simulation eBook: Ron Sun: Kindle Store

Amazon.com: Cognition and Multi-Agent Interaction: From Cognitive Modeling to Social Simulation eBook: Ron Sun: Kindle Store | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Amazon.com: Cognition and Multi-Agent Interaction: From Cognitive Modeling to Social Simulation eBook: Ron Sun: Kindle Store (Cognition and Multi-Agent Interaction: From Cognitive Modeling to Social Simulation: This book explores the inte...)...
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Toward a Distributed Actuation and Cognition Means for a Miniature ...

There are many technical issues in designing soft robots, in terms of perception, actuation, cognition, power, physical structure and so on. We are focusing on actuation and cognition issues in this thesis.
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Social Networks are More Addictive than Alcohol and Tobacco ...

Social Networks are More Addictive than Alcohol and Tobacco ... | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Social Networks are More Addictive than Alcohol and Tobacco.
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Quantum Cybernetics: Toward a Unification of Relativity and Quantum Theory Via Circularly Causal Modeling : Gerhard Grossing : Livres anglais et étrangers

Quantum Cybernetics: Toward a Unification of Relativity and Quantum Theory Via Circularly Causal Modeling

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The challenges of urbanization in a networked society [Video] - The Next Web

The challenges of urbanization in a networked society [Video] - The Next Web | Global Brain | Scoop.it
The Next WebThe challenges of urbanization in a networked society [Video]The Next WebWe've written about the concept of the so-called 'Internet of things' before on The Next Web, a concept which describes the trend for environments, buildings, vehicles,...
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iThings 2012

iThings 2012 | Global Brain | Scoop.it
The 2012 IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things ( iThings 2012 ) (2012 IEEE Int'l Conference on Internet of Things (iThings 2012) is 11-14 September, Besançon, France http://t.co/HPebbRcW...)...
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The Sabbath Manifesto « Interaction Institute for Social Change Blog

The Sabbath Manifesto « Interaction Institute for Social Change Blog | Global Brain | Scoop.it
"..our current response to increasing complexity seems to be acceleration." @gibranx The Sabbath Manifesto: http://t.co/46REJIcR...
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