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Chris Anderson
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Proud of @Acumenfellows @waqasaday's new company - support his @kickstarter campaign/support Pakistani artisans kck.st/1mGykz3
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$15m X Prize announced for an app that can teach literacy is.gd/U4hm1C
"Fake it till you become it." Great NYT piece on how @AmyJCuddy's TED Talk changed thousands of lives is.gd/0ja1H9
Thousands of kids in US and elsewhere are victims of sex trafficking. Watch, share: is.gd/HhzUy8 #EveryonesKids
Zak Ebrahim's TED Talk and book are a powerful double-hit message for 9/11. on.ted.com/s05uW Amazing response from around the world.
Congrats to TEDMED on a powerful first day. Can't wait to post some of these talks on ted.com
Why would we invite the son of a terrorist to the TED stage? Everyone has a choice. on.ted.com/e0QBx
New initiative for TED this week. Blockbuster TED Talk accompanied by a printed book. Both are mesmerizing. on.ted.com/e0QBx
Apple Watch. Holy Wow!
This is the day that will redefine Tim Cook's leadership of #Apple. He's a whole new man on stage this time.
Let's reverse an online take-down. A new campaign by @TheFreeHelpGuy is.gd/09ZOWa (inspired by @amandapalmer TED Talk)
Excited to unveil next month's #TEDGlobal speaker lineup! is.gd/f0lK6x
Jill Shargaa's 6-min TED talk is oh-most-definitely not awesome. But it is hilarious. And wise! is.gd/5w40c7
Bravo, @amandapalmer, this was cool. is.gd/bESps3 Icy cool, in fact. Also quite moving.
OK, here's my super low-tech contribution to the #IceBucketChallenge. TED speakers, look out! is.gd/4iJT2G
Why thank you, @BillGates. is.gd/FO24CN I love you too. ;-) Hmmm, good friends, any suggestions?!
Innovator? World-changer? Multidisciplinary maverick? Ever wanted to be a #TEDFellow? Applications now open! is.gd/91vwfq
Great talk on inequality by @NickHanauer on TED home page! (and here's the fun backstory is.gd/xhx6KL)
I'll really miss Robin Williams. But neither I nor anyone else in the room that day will ever forget this: is.gd/IAKpiy RIP
Heartwarming movie #100FootJourney opens today, produced by TED's @julietrblake (+ her pals @Oprah & Spielberg)
Netflix has won rights to fantastic documentary Mission Blue featuring 'Her Deepness' @SylviaEarle. Must watch! is.gd/RZMrQ7
"Empathy is more powerful than hate" Fantastic trailer for The Terrorist's Son is.gd/PRjuat @TEDbooks #storyofchoice
Had an early viewing of The One Hundred Foot Journey. Delicious and delightful! Out Aug 8. is.gd/8Se9JP #100FootJourney
Here's the latest update on our #RiseOfRest bus tour next week, and a short video explaining why I'm doing it: bit.ly/1kKcUJp
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Ingenious projects in the works from the TEDGlobal 2014 fellows. Wow! ow.ly/yoKtv
"Whoever plants a tree Winks at immortality." I'll miss incredible Felix Dennis. His poems & forest great legacies. is.gd/0YVysP
Huge thanks to all who made #TEDSalon in Berlin today so memorable. Speakers, attendees, team, TEDx'ers. Gratitude to all!!
Why breaking down patent walls stimulates more competition & innovation virg.in/bpw pic.twitter.com/WFYERNfhxz
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Life-changing TED Talk? A powerful way to think about hard choices. on.ted.com/rvjW
Incredibly happy about the US commitment to massive expansion of marine protected areas is.gd/62kvks The world needs this.
What's it like to be 31 days, 63ft under the sea? Aquanaut @FCousteau knows. w/@richardbranson @wenschmidt @mission31 is.gd/MnrjwW
It was a treat to have Sting at this year's TED. He gave a humble, inspiring talk and shared beautiful new music on.ted.com/e0Dkb
I have a certain way of being in this world, and I shall not, I shall not be moved.
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New $149 3D printer targets 'every home & school' igg.me/at/newmatter Congrats, @Bill_Gross & team
Want to give a #TED Talk? Apply to speak at TED@NY by this Thurs, 5/29. Don't be shy, send yours in! is.gd/uEkOAu
Celebrating 10000 @TEDx events. Deepest thanks to this extraordinary community in over 165 countries is.gd/DUodKU #TEDx10000
Forbes describes @lessig as "the greatest radical at work in America today" is.gd/vNAt8F
A little Twitter love for @TEDRadioHour is.gd/6pKq4l Getting huge download numbers on iTunes. Nice work @guyraz and team.
Awesome talk by @Andrew_Solomon on how identity is shaped by hardship. on.ted.com/b0Cuc Brought the TED audience to its feet.
Darren Walker & @FordFoundation The best nonprofit support message EVER?! (watch to end) vimeo.com/93148618 (via @jnovogratz)
Why focusing on support, education & rehab in prisons can hugely boost society's productivity virg.in/tdx #TEDxIronwood
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The True American by @AnandWrites is an incredible read. Page-turner story + deep insights for America's future is.gd/WrpdD6
Sgt Kevin Briggs has an astonishing account of his suicide patrols on the Golden Gate Bridge on.ted.com/prmg Moving, powerful.
Ladies and gents, for your delectation & delight, a unique TED performance from DJ superstar @iamMarkRonson on.ted.com/d0BN0
Randall Munroe creator of xkcd, gave a really brilliant - and hilarious - talk at TED, just posted on.ted.com/g0DT1
Interesting essay in Forbes on TED Talks vs viral videos is.gd/SMAUXh
A brave and engrossing talk on race, by the accomplished Mellody Hobson on.ted.com/g0DEK
Do you want to give a #TED Talk? I’ll be hosting TED@NYC with the wonderful @kstoetzel on July 8. Apply here: is.gd/uEkOAu