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The prospects of an emerging global intelligence on the internet and elsewhere
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Ken Goldberg - Can Robots Inspire Us To Be Better Humans?

Ken Goldberg - Can Robots Inspire Us To Be Better Humans? | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Ken Goldberg is an inventor working at the intersection of art, robotics, and social media. At University of California, Berkeley, Ken teaches and supervises research in Robotics, Automation, and New...
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Thinking Outside The Box, With Our Bodies And Our Brains : NPR

Thinking Outside The Box, With Our Bodies And Our Brains : NPR | Global Brain | Scoop.it
How do our bodies work with our brains to generate patterns of creative thinking? Students who complete a task while sitting or walking outside a box think more creatively ("outside the box") than those who sit or walk inside it.
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Ninja Blocks: Connect Your World With the Web - Wired News

Ninja Blocks: Connect Your World With the Web - Wired News | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Ninja Blocks: Connect Your World With the WebWired NewsWelcome to the Internet of Things. With a built-in accelerometer and thermometer, a Ninja Block can sense its environment out of the box.
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Are Social Networks Really All That? | nervecollective

Are Social Networks Really All That? | nervecollective | Global Brain | Scoop.it
We believe in networks like Facebook as components of a marketing mix. However while we want to impress upon our readers the opportunities social networks present, we don't want to do what so many other trend-watchers ...
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Crowdsourcing: Using Online Media To Produce, Publish and Promote | Media Tapper | Augmented Collective Intelligence

Crowdsourcing: Using Online Media To Produce, Publish and Promote | Media Tapper | Augmented Collective Intelligence | Global Brain | Scoop.it
I want to share with you the process that was used to create, edit and publish something that is produced by multiple people.
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PLoS ONE: Deciphering CAPTCHAs: What a Turing Test Reveals about Human Cognition

PLoS ONE: Deciphering CAPTCHAs: What a Turing Test Reveals about Human Cognition | Global Brain | Scoop.it
PLoS ONE: an inclusive, peer-reviewed, open-access resource from the PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE. Reports of well-performed scientific studies from all disciplines freely available to the whole world.
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Future Day event in Second Life

Future Day event in Second Life | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Future Day event in Second Life, March 1, 2012 (credit: G. Prisco)A Future Day event was held at Terasem Island in Second Life on March 1, with speakers Natasha Vita-More, Martine Rothblatt, Howard Bloom, Giulio Prisco, Adam A.
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Wiener, Norbert - The Human Use of Human Beings. Cybernetics and Society

Scribd is the world's largest social reading and publishing site. (Wiener, Norbert - The Human Use of Human Beings.
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Broadband, Social Networks, and Mobility Have Spawned a New Kind of Learner -- THE Journal

Broadband, Social Networks, and Mobility Have Spawned a New Kind of Learner -- THE Journal | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Students are different today because of technology. Every educator knows this, of course, but this change is about much more than agile thumbs, shriveling attention spans, and OMG'd vocabularies.
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Canada tops globe in Internet usage - Globe and Mail

Canada tops globe in Internet usage - Globe and Mail | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Globe and MailCanada tops globe in Internet usageGlobe and MailThe average Canadian spends about 45 hours a month browsing the Internet, according to new figures from ComScore Inc.
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Understanding Understanding: Essays on Cybernetics and Cognition – Heinz Von Foerster download, read, buy online | e-Books

Understanding Understanding: Essays on Cybernetics and Cognition 8211 Heinz Von Foerster download, read, buy online http://t.co/lqJgnFxh...
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Ericsson outlines vision for connected future, Articles | Mobile Business Briefing

Ericsson outlines vision for connected future, Articles | Mobile Business Briefing | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Default Description (RT @pedrocustodio: Internet of Things: #Ericsson vision for connected future predicts 50 bilion connected devices by 2020 http://t.co/W4v1PlM0 #iot #mwc...)...
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A Peek at Human Cognition: How do you think about Martha Graham? | The Creativity Post

A Peek at Human Cognition: How do you think about Martha Graham? | The Creativity Post | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Martha Graham’s creative process reveals our own imagining minds.
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fridays-debate-are-humans-the-limit-of-evolutionary-complexity.html from... - StumbleUpon

God help the universe if we are. RT @dailygalaxy: Friday's Debate: "Are Humans the Limit of Evolutionary Complexity?
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i want to know the basic works of social media optimisation

i want to know the basic works of social media optimisation | Global Brain | Scoop.it
can you tell me work that has been done on social media optimisation Similar Threads: What are the Social Networks, Social Bookmarks, Forums, and other sites you use for backlinks?
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FBI warns threat of cyber attacks on par with terrorism - GlobalPost (blog)

FBI warns threat of cyber attacks on par with terrorism - GlobalPost (blog) | Global Brain | Scoop.it
NewsdayFBI warns threat of cyber attacks on par with terrorismGlobalPost (blog)Mueller also encouraged the private sector to work alongside the government in matters of cyber security, especially in light of recent hacks by the Anonymous hacker collective...
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Crowdsourcing gaining momentum in Africa - Technology Zimbabwe

Crowdsourcing gaining momentum in Africa - Technology Zimbabwe | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Technology ZimbabweCrowdsourcing gaining momentum in AfricaTechnology ZimbabweCrowdsourcing in recent years has gained significant traction around the globe.
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Alan Lepofsky - Google+ - I'm crowd-sourcing... What statistic do you think is the…

Alan Lepofsky - Google+ - I'm crowd-sourcing... What statistic do you think is the… | Global Brain | Scoop.it
I'm crowd-sourcing...

What statistic do you think is the most useful to have for your internal collaboration platform, and why?
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Design for the Far Future: The Art of Anticipating Problems that Don’t Yet Exist

Design for the Far Future: The Art of Anticipating Problems that Don’t Yet Exist | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Back in 1995, when PC companies were experimenting with small laptops called subnotebooks, designers faced a conundrum.
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MIND Reviews: Wired for Culture

Wired for Culture: Origins of the Human Social Mind [More]...
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Should architects design buildings as if they were Web apps? | ZDNet

Should architects design buildings as if they were Web apps? | ZDNet | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Buildings and Web apps share many similarities… (this is like Cedric Price and cybernetics revisited: http://t.co/kEfKvPdC...)...
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Bigger Than Facebook! Foreign Sites That Outshine the Web?s U.S. Stars

Bigger Than Facebook! Foreign Sites That Outshine the Web?s U.S. Stars | Global Brain | Scoop.it
From Kooora to Kijiji to VKontakte, alternatives to the web's US stars are overshadowing the big guys.
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Millennials Will Benefit And Suffer Due to Hyperconnected Lives - Pew Research Center

Millennials Will Benefit And Suffer Due to Hyperconnected Lives - Pew Research Center | Global Brain | Scoop.it
While experts see many young people becoming nimble analysts and decision-makers because of their embrace of the networked world, they also warn that some constantly-connected teens and young adults will lack a deep engagement with people and...
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Guardian crowd sourcing policy ideas for the mayoral contest - Harringay online

Guardian crowd sourcing policy ideas for the mayoral contest - Harringay online | Global Brain | Scoop.it
From Dave Hill's Metropolitan Lines email: Coming up: special announcement From Monday for two weeks the Guardian will be inviting its readers to participa… (New forum post - Guardian crowd sourcing policy ideas for the mayoral contest:
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Next Generation Data Technologies for Collective Computational Intelligence

Next Generation Data Technologies for Collective Computational Intelligence | Global Brain | Scoop.it
This book focuses on next generation data technologies in support of collective and computational intelligence.
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