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ScienceDirect.com - Current Biology - Action Video Games Make Dyslexic Children Read Better

ScienceDirect.com - Current Biology - Action Video Games Make Dyslexic Children Read Better | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
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The Sum Of All Fears: The Social Business Naysayers

The Sum Of All Fears: The Social Business Naysayers | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
My old friend Dennis Howlett revels in the role of doubting Thomas, perhaps more than anyone I know. His most recent screed has been attacking the Enterprise 2.0 meme, and by implication, those that...
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James D. Miller on Singularity 1 on 1: Prepare for a Smarter World

http://www.singularityweblog.com/james-d-miller-on-singularity-1-on-1-prepare-for-a-smarter-world/ James D. Miller is a professor of economics and, most rece...
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Evan Thompson: "Mind in life and life in mind"

Mind in life and life in mind Evan Thompson Department of Philosophy, University of Toronto, Canada
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Why tiny cameras are big business

Why tiny cameras are big business | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
From mountain bikes to underwater divers, tiny cameras are becoming more popular, writes the BBC's Ian Hardy.
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Heinz von Foerster - Autopoiesis

High Tech Heroes with Sherwin Gooch, episode number 10, part 1, directed by Hud Nordin: Cybenetician Heinz von Foerster discusses the founding of Cybernetics...
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Aaron Sloman - Artificial Intelligence - Psychology - Oxford Interview

Interview at St Anne's College Oxford. Conference: Winter Intelligence put on by the Future of Humanity Institute. Aaron Sloman is a philosopher and research...
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An incredible map of which countries e-mail each other, and why

An incredible map of which countries e-mail each other, and why | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
The U.S. falls closest Israel, Switzerland and Italy
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Garmin’s Market for GPS Taken by Smartphones | MIT Technology Review

Garmin’s Market for GPS Taken by Smartphones | MIT Technology Review | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
Smartphones are digital “Swiss Army knives” that do just about everything. Can the world’s leading GPS company survive?
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Business models become extinct before they get old.

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Nilofer Merchant: 'We need a new language for the collaborative age' (Wired UK)

Nilofer Merchant: 'We need a new language for the collaborative age' (Wired UK) | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
As we live, work and create value in the 21st century, we continue to use the language and paradigms of the 20th century
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John Hagel: Enterprises Still Honing Their Social Skills - Deloitte CIO - WSJ

John Hagel: Enterprises Still Honing Their Social Skills - Deloitte CIO - WSJ | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
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Guest Post: Argentines Escaping Capital Controls With Bitcoins | Zero Hedge

President Cristina Fernandez has a stranglehold over what's left of the Argentine economy. Inflation is rampant, corruption is incorrigible, and freedom is waning. Price controls, media controls...
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IARPA - RFI - Safe & Secure Operations, Using Alternate Reality Environments to Help Enrich Research Efforts (UAREHERE)

IARPA - RFI - Safe & Secure Operations, Using Alternate Reality Environments to Help Enrich Research Efforts (UAREHERE) | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
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Lockheed Martin Talks about the humanity game changer that is Dwave Systems Quantum Computer

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Technology Is Starting To Give People Superpowers, Like Telekinesis

Technology Is Starting To Give People Superpowers, Like Telekinesis | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
In the summer of 1935, a pair of Bavarian climbers arrived in the Bernese Alps, hoping to become the first people ever to scale the monstrous north face of the mountain known as the Eiger. On their first day, they made good progress.
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International Consortium Builds ‘Google Map’ of Human Metabolism

International Consortium Builds ‘Google Map’ of Human Metabolism | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
Building on earlier pioneering work by researchers at the University of California, San Diego, an international consortium of university researchers has produced the most comprehensive virtual reconstruction of human metabolism to date.
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CS4 Talk: Dr Rachel Armstrong

CS4 Talk: Dr Rachel Armstrong | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
On Wednesday 30th January, Dr Rachel Armstrong from the the University of Greenwich gave the CS4 talk “A Hitchiker’s Guide to Complexity”
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Dirk Helbing: Global Science and Participatory Computing for our Complex World

Dirk Helbing (ETH Zurich, Switzerland & FuturICT Scientific Coordinator) “Global Science and Participatory Computing for our Complex World”
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PLOS Computational Biology: Evolving Digital Ecological Networks

PLOS Computational Biology: Evolving Digital Ecological Networks | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
PLOS Computational Biology is an open-access
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Chinese Physicists Measure Speed of "Spooky Action At a Distance" | MIT Technology Review

Chinese Physicists Measure Speed of "Spooky Action At a Distance" | MIT Technology Review | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
Einstein railed against the possibility of spooky action at a distance because it violates relativity.
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Physicists Discover a Whopping 13 New Solutions to Three-Body Problem - ScienceNOW

Physicists Discover a Whopping 13 New Solutions to Three-Body Problem - ScienceNOW | Friday Thinking March 8 | Scoop.it
Physicists Discover a Whopping 13 New Solutions to Three-Body Problem - ScienceNOW
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Resonance - Beings of Frequency (documentary film)

(Full Film) RESONANCE ➜ This James Russell film is a Sensational Eye Opening Documentary that examines 60 years of scientific research! ➜ Join the FACEBOOK p...
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