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The prospects of an emerging global intelligence on the internet and elsewhere
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NinjaBlocks — Open Source Hardware for the Internet of Things « adafruit industries blog | The World of Open

NinjaBlocks — Open Source Hardware for the Internet of Things « adafruit industries blog | The World of Open | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Ninja Blocks are simple but powerful open source hardware backed by an amazing web service called Ninja Cloud that allows your Ninja Block to talk to your favorite web apps without writing a single line of code.
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Collective Intelligence and E-learning 2.0: Implications of Web-based Communities and Networking (Premier Reference Source) – Harrison Hao Yang; Steve Chi-Yin Yuen download, read, buy online | e-Books

RT @pfqkpv: Collective Intelligence and E-learning 2.0: Implications of Web-based Communities and Networking (Premier Reference..
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Study twitter-maps new world order

Study twitter-maps new world order | Global Brain | Scoop.it
(PhysOrg.com) -- A new study of tweets spreading news from The New York Times finds that the Internet, while creating an open line of communication across continents, may at the same time be strengthening walls that separate users into ideological...
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Can we impact complexity?

Can we impact complexity? | Global Brain | Scoop.it
It helps to have an understanding of complexity science as we explore new ways to understand the unique nature of organizations.
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D E L I C I O U S L Y ME!!!, There’s little correlation between a group’s...

D E L I C I O U S L Y ME!!!, There’s little correlation between a group’s... | Global Brain | Scoop.it
“There’s little correlation between a group’s collective intelligence and the IQs of its individual members. But if a group includes more women, its collective intelligence rises.” - Defend Your...
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DNA Sequencer Is Fast, Portable and Cheap

DNA Sequencer Is Fast, Portable and Cheap | Global Brain | Scoop.it
DNA sequencing is becoming both faster and cheaper and now portable.
Oxford Nanopore Technologies said on Friday that by the end of 2012 it would begin selling a “pay-as-you-go” disposable...
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The brain, weaponized - The Boston Globe

The brain, weaponized - The Boston Globe | Global Brain | Scoop.it
One by one, the disciplines of science have lost their innocence. For chemistry, the defining moment came during World War I, when the Germans unleashed an asphyxiating wall of chlorine gas on French troops.
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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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Recognition and knowing

Series essays on recognition and knowing (Is all #cognition based on #recognition? Was Plato right?
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Understanding How Time Works, from Cosmology to Cognition

http://fqxi.org/community A discussion on Time with David Eagleman, Paul Davies, Tim Maudlin, Raissa D'Souza and moderator Jennifer Ouellette (FQXi - Setting Time Aright - Understanding How Time Works, From Cosmology to Cognition -
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The beauty of pollination | intelligence collective

The beauty of pollination | intelligence collective | Global Brain | Scoop.it
We are all dependent to each other.Taken from TEDTalks...
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Amazon.com: Social Networks and the Semantic Web (Semantic Web and Beyond) (9781441943729): Peter Mika: Books

Social Networks and the Semantic Web (Semantic Web and Beyond)

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Media, Ethnology and Cybernetics | W I S E R -- The Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research

Media, Ethnology and Cybernetics | W I S E R -- The Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Media, Ethnology and Cybernetics | W I S E R -- The Wits Institute ...
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Singularity's Reality Distortion Field

Singularity's Reality Distortion Field | Global Brain | Scoop.it
In Walter Isaacson's biography of Steve Jobs he mentions how Jobs worked in a reality distortion field.  Isaacson writes that at a base level the reality distortion field is tantamount...
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Heterochrony Behaviour and Cognition

Heterochrony Behaviour and Cognition | Global Brain | Scoop.it
The evolutionary change in the relative timing of developmental processes heterochrony has often been implicated as a source of phenotypic novelty Klingenberg 1998 .
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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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