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[15 May 2011 | 6 Comments | ]
TED Spread 9: Grow your own clothes

This is an interesting TED video. It is really amazing how people pursue their dreams and chase ideas which seem so unrealistic when they start off. Suzanne Lee – Good luck with your initiative. All earlier TED Spreads can be seen here.

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[1 May 2011 | One Comment | ]

Hi All, In this edition of TED Spread, I ran into to an amazing ted talk which shows Mr. Arvind Gupta doing toys out of trash.. I am amazed that the amount of innovation that is happening all round us.. these are toys which are made out of simple items.. I really dont see any […]

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[24 Apr 2011 | Comments Off on TED Spread 6: Dont emphasize on English | ]
TED Spread 6: Dont emphasize on English

Hi All, In this edition of TED Spread, we have Patricia Ryan says dont emphasize on English. At TEDxDubai, longtime English teacher Patricia Ryan asks a provocative question: Is the world’s focus on English preventing the spread of great ideas in other languages? (For instance: what if Einstein had to pass the TOEFL?) It’s a […]

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[27 Mar 2011 | Comments Off on TED Spread 5: Jacek Utko designs to save newspapers | ]
TED Spread 5: Jacek Utko designs to save newspapers

Hi All, In this edition of TED Spread, Jacek Utko talks about saving the news papers. Jacek Utko is an extraordinary Polish newspaper designer whose redesigns for papers in Eastern Europe not only win awards, but increase circulation by up to 100%. Can good design save the newspaper? It just might.

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[20 Mar 2011 | Comments Off on TED Spread 4: How the market can keep streams flowing | ]

Hi All, Continuing with the spread of TED, today we have Rob Harmon talking about keeping streams flowing by free markets. With streams and rivers drying up because of over-usage, Rob Harmon has implemented an ingenious market mechanism to bring back the water. Farmers and beer companies find their fates intertwined in the intriguing century-old […]

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[13 Mar 2011 | Comments Off on TED Spread 3: Photos that changed the world | ]
TED Spread 3: Photos that changed the world

Hi All, Continuing with the spread of TED videos.. Here is Jonathan Klein’s talk on “Photos that changed the world!” Photographs do more than document history — they make it. At TED University, Jonathan Klein of Getty Images shows some of the most iconic, and talks about what happens when a generation sees an image […]

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[6 Mar 2011 | 3 Comments | ]
TED Spread 2: Sleep more to succeed

Arianna Huffington shares a small idea that can awaken much bigger ones: the power of a good night’s sleep. Instead of bragging about our sleep deficits, she urges us to shut our eyes and see the big picture: We can sleep our way to increased productivity and happiness — and smarter decision-making. (Via TED.com)

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[25 Feb 2011 | Comments Off on The TED Spread – Be interesTED! | ]
The TED Spread – Be interesTED!

Hi All, Dont get scared πŸ™‚ This is not the T-Bill Euro dollar spread πŸ™‚ But a different spread of sorts.. Β The speading of the TED πŸ™‚ Let us start with simple steps.. 1. What is TED? TED is a non profit organization.. which is works for spreading great ideas.. in other words.. the ideas […]