Yochai Benkler on the wealth of networks

July 28, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Five years ago Benkler presented his views on how open source social production would transform markets, and looking back we can see how quickly nascent economies based on collective production can shift the balance of power.
(2005) (18 min.)

Jill Bolte Taylor watched as her brain functions shut down one by one: motion, speech, memory, self-awareness …

July 21, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Jill Bolte Taylor has become a spokesperson for stroke recovery and for the possibility of coming back from brain injury stronger than before. In her case, although the stroke damaged the left side of her brain, her recovery unleashed a torrent of creative energy from her right. (2008) (18 min.)