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Ted Talks Fat Biking | How To Cycle In The Snow

[music] Jeremy: In an effort to convince you that riding in cold, snowy, generally unrideable cycling conditions, I knew I was going to need to pull out all the stops. So I was thinking of a guy that has raced at the pro tour level, that led out some of
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How Wikipedia solved the knowledge gap | Andrew Lih | TEDxAmericanUniversity

Translator: XINHUI WANG Reviewer: Theresa Ranft Thanks a lot. So, let me tell you a story about how I got started 20 years ago on this mission to discover what Wikipedia had as a solution for humanity. One of the things that folks in this room may not know, because
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The first secret of great design | Tony Fadell

In the great 1980s movie “The Blues Brothers,” there’s a scene where John Belushi goes to visit Dan Aykroyd in his apartment in Chicago for the very first time. It’s a cramped, tiny space and it’s just three feet away from the train tracks. As John sits on Dan’s bed,
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The Future of the Internet

From 4k video, to 3-D, to virtual reality and beyond, we’re in love with rich, immersive media. As content on the Internet has become more dynamic, the amount of bandwidth we consume has skyrocketed, driving innovation in delivery and storage technology. This is a look at the future of Internet
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The hidden network that makes the internet possible – Sajan Saini

In 2012, a team of Japanese and Danish researchers set a world record, transmitting 1 petabit of data— that’s 10,000 hours of high-def video— over a fifty-kilometer cable, in a second. This wasn’t just any cable. It was a souped-up version of fiber optics— the hidden network that links our
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Tim Berners-Lee: The year open data went worldwide

Last year here at TED I asked you to give me your data, to put your data on the web, on the basis that if people put data onto the web — government data, scientific data, community data, whatever it is — it will be used by other people to
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Kevin Kelly: The next 5,000 days of the web

The Internet, the Web as we know it, the kind of Web — the things we’re all talking about — is already less than 5,000 days old. So all of the things that we’ve seen come about, starting, say, with satellite images of the whole Earth, which we couldn’t even
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Ian Ritchie: The day I turned down Tim Berners-Lee

Well we all know the World Wide Web has absolutely transformed publishing, broadcasting, commerce and social connectivity, but where did it all come from? And I’ll quote three people: Vannevar Bush, Doug Engelbart and Tim Berners-Lee. So let’s just run through these guys. This is Vannevar Bush. Vannevar Bush was
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John Bates – TEDxWoodsHole – The Ocean as Globally Shared Art on the World Wide Web.

Translator: Cristina Bufi-Pöcksteiner Reviewer: Queenie Lee You probably can’t tell from that picture, but, in 1989, people thought I was crazy. (Laughter) I had had my liminal moment with the Internet: I met another surfer on alt.surfing. He was in South Africa, we connected. I thought it was phenomenal, and
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