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The prospects of an emerging global intelligence on the internet and elsewhere
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Pearson Announces Creation of New Measure of Text Complexity Designed to Improve Reading Comprehension Skills

Company Scientists Use Intensive Computer Analyses, Artificial Intelligence to Develop an Accurate Measure of Text Difficulty: the Pearson Reading Maturity Metric (Pearson announces a new measure of text complexity that can actually understand the...
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12 Most Notable Niche Social Networks | 12 Most

12 Most Notable Niche Social Networks | 12 Most | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Susan Silver gives you 12 Most Notable Niche Social Networks.
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Pierre Lévy on Collective Intelligence Literacy

For my book in progress on social media literacies, I talked to Pierre Lévy about his specialty, collective intelligence.
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Living Earth Simulator will simulate the entire world - Collective Intelligence | Amazing Science

Living Earth Simulator will simulate the entire world - Collective Intelligence | Amazing Science | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Described as a “knowledge collider,” and now with a pledge of one billion euros from the European Union, the Living Earth Simulator is a new big data and supercomputing project that will attempt to uncover the underlying sociological and...
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The Internet of Things

http://asmarterplanet.com Video featuring, from IBM: Mike Wing, Andy Stanford-Clark and John Tolva. Over the past century but accelerating over the past coup...
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Evolutionary Leadership: The Embodiment of Systems Being - Rethinking Complexity | Futurable Planet: Answers from a Shifted Paradigm.

Evolutionary Leadership: The Embodiment of Systems Being - Rethinking Complexity | Futurable Planet: Answers from a Shifted Paradigm. | Global Brain | Scoop.it
This idea that “everyone follows and everyone leads” is powerful because it captures the understanding that we are co-producers of our social realities. It is a reflection of the systemic nature of human relations: fluid, dynamic, reciprocal.
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The prospect of instant distribution of research... | infoneer pulse

The prospect of instant distribution of research is tremendously exciting. If you can tap the global brain of your research community in effectively close to real time, as opposed to waiting 6 months to 24 months to distribute your ...
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How to Predict The Spread of News on Twitter

How to Predict The Spread of News on Twitter | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Computer scientists have discovered the four factors that make news stories popular on Twitter
Twitter has revolutionised the way millions of people receive news and the type of news they get.
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How the Internet of things could make the world safer, & greener - GigaOm

How the Internet of things could make the world safer, & greener - GigaOm | Global Brain | Scoop.it
GigaOmHow the Internet of things could make the world safer, & greenerGigaOm13, 2012, 3:23pm PT 2 Comments We're currently in the early stages of the Internet of Things, the much-buzzed-about phenomenon when all objects in the world will be...
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How does your brain create short-term memories? - io9

How does your brain create short-term memories? - io9 | Global Brain | Scoop.it
How does your brain create short-term memories?io9Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics - which is one of the more awesome things a Max Planck Institute can be for - decided to get to the bottom of this mystery.
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Transformation, Transcendence and Human 2.0 - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

Transformation, Transcendence and Human 2.0 - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Transformation, Transcendence and Human 2.0Institute for Ethics and Emerging TechnologiesAs important as cybernetics and augmentation are to transhumanism, that isn't the entire goal.
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Embodiment, Computation And the Nature of Artificial Intelligence - Technology Review (blog)

Embodiment, Computation And the Nature of Artificial Intelligence - Technology Review (blog) | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Embodiment, Computation And the Nature of Artificial IntelligenceTechnology Review (blog)These are 'natural' actions in the sense that they exploit the natural dynamics of the system.
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Crowdsourcing Tool Of The Day: Banjo - 10,000 Words

Crowdsourcing Tool Of The Day: Banjo - 10,000 Words | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Crowdsourcing Tool Of The Day: Banjo (Banjo - a geolocation crowd sourcing tool.
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New academic study confirms success of crowdsourcing ideas from ...

New academic study confirms success of crowdsourcing ideas from ... | Global Brain | Scoop.it
New academic research carried out at the Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), based in Pittsburgh, USA, suggests that crowdsourcing can yield high value product ideas from consumer groups. In Chapter 19 of Getting Results from Crowds on ...
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Evolution in Social Networks | SOMOFOS

Evolution in Social Networks | SOMOFOS | Global Brain | Scoop.it
And that's the shortfall with social networks. While they are tremendous at facilitating the initial connection, they are terrible tools for facilitating growth and depth in interpersonal interactions.
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Collective Inteligence

Collective Inteligence | Global Brain | Scoop.it
The Global Brain - Peter Russell (The Global Brain - Peter Russell http://t.co/NtVd9b06...)...
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The Allure of Machinic Life: Cybernetics, Artificial Life, and the New AI (Bradford Books) – John Johnston download, read, buy online | e-Books

The Allure of Machinic Life: Cybernetics, Artificial Life, and the New AI (Bradford Books) 8211 John Johnston downl..
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A Brief Guide to Embodied Cognition: Why You Are Not Your Brain | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network

A Brief Guide to Embodied Cognition: Why You Are Not Your Brain | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Embodied cognition, the idea that the mind is not only connected to the body but that the body influences the mind, is one of the more ...
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Quantum Shift in the Global Brain Part15 « Slow Living Greece

Quantum Shift in the Global Brain Part15 « Slow Living Greece | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Quantum Shift in the Global Brain Part15. Monday, January 30, 2012 @ 07:01 AM. posted by admin. QUANTUM SHIFT IN THE GLOBAL BRAIN. HOW THE NEW SCIENTIFIC REALITY CAN CHANGE US AND OUR WORLD. ERVIN LASZLO ...
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Rationality Training: Call for a Global Approach

Rationality Training: Call for a Global Approach | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Through the exercise of reason, human thought processes can approximate rational thinking. Rationality skills are a prerequisite to understand how the world works and how to make better decisions about how to act in the world.
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" “Understanding order begins with understanding patterns.” "

“” “Understanding order begins with understanding patterns.” “” - R.
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Tapping Into The Global Brain - foxix.com

Tapping Into The Global Brainfoxix.comThe Global Brain i refer to is the Internet.
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Cisco visionary highlights the top IT trends of the coming decade - Computing

Cisco visionary highlights the top IT trends of the coming decade - Computing | Global Brain | Scoop.it
ComputingCisco visionary highlights the top IT trends of the coming decadeComputingPresenting a keynote at the Cisco Live event this week, Cisco's chief futurist Dave Evans highlighted how there are already more devices connected to the internet than...
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Response to [Distributed cognition: ...] by Hollan et al. « A Designer ...

Response to [Distributed cognition: ...] by Hollan et al. « A Designer ... | Global Brain | Scoop.it
One Sentence. This paper discussed how distributed cognition can re-orient the foundation of human-computer interaction in the new millennium. More Sentences. Specifically, the paper presents a distributed cognition ...
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Amazon.com: Creating Internet Intelligence: Wild Computing, Distributed Digital Consciousness, and the Emerging Global Brain (IFSR International Series on Systems Science and Engineering) (97803064...

Amazon.com: Creating Internet Intelligence: Wild Computing, Distributed Digital Consciousness, and the Emerging Global Brain (IFSR International Series on Systems Science and Engineering) (9780306467356): Ben Goertzel: Books (Creating Internet Intelligence:...
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