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Crusade Against Distractions

PRESENTED ON FEB 12, 2016
IN BERGEN @ VOL 5

Henrik Hylland shares how hypnosis helped cure his Facebook addiction - and saved his master thesis.

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A Reluctant Facebook Correspondent

BY KARINA GRIFFITH
IN BERLIN

Sparkling lady Karina Griffith talks about how her online friend Shaun from Facebook became a reluctant Japan correspondent -- worldwide during the events of 3/11

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The Drive for Higher Magnet Fields in MRI: Tesla Addiction or New Frontier?

BY CHRISTOPHER WIGGINS
@ VOL 22 ON JUN 04, 2014

Christopher Wiggins explores the ways in which higher magnet fields increase the visibility of brain anatomy, and he urges that the price is worth it in order to discover new areas of the brain. 

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How to Annoy Your Friends on Facebook at Christmas

BY SIMON FAIRBANKS
@ VOL 19 ON DEC 16, 2014

Simon Fairbanks starts off PechaKucha Night Coventry's "Dear Santa" night with a rhyme but can he keep to time? 

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What is online learning content?

BY TOMOKI TSUJIKAWA
@ VOL 7 ON NOV 29, 2014

Tomoki Tsujikawa explores the possibilities of online learning content, focusing on the networking and interactivity aspects.

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Productive Distractions

BY KEN FREDERICK
@ VOL 62 ON OCT 21, 2015

A collection of nighttime projects and productive distractions. Ken Frederick is a Creative Lead at Google's Brand Studio. He is as at home in front of a command line prompt as he is a case of lead type, can make you a decent cappuccino, and would love it if you asked him about his record collection.

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A Few Things I've Learned About Online Dating

BY SHANNON TURNER
@ VOL 25 ON AUG 09, 2015

"Gentlemen, learn how to have a good conversations...[It's] like a tennis match. It's back and forth?"

In A Few Things I've Learned About Online Dating from PechaKucha Night Atlanta Vol. 25Shannon Turner takes the mic with some advice for the fellas out there who might be prowling the interwebs looking for love. Profile photos, balancing weird against honest, what not to do's, etc. Listen as Shannon brings her wisdom to this sometime murky place called "online love" and perhaps come away with some dropped knowledge, like this nugget: "Gentlemen, learn how to have a good conversations...[It's] like a tennis match. It's back and forth."

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, December 3rd, 2015. 

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A TARGET="_YOU"

BY BERIT HOL
@ VOL 15 ON OCT 06, 2015

Jouw internet gedrag genereerd data die o.a. gebruikt wordt voor het genereren van online advertenties. Maar hoe persoonlijk en invloedrijk zijn die advertenties werkelijk? Vormen we ons naar het gegeven stereotype omdat we niets anders meer zien?

Berit Hol ging in op alle persoonlijke online advertenties die ze online te zien kreeg. Ze maakte haar 'target identity' zichtbaar, op Instagram en Facebook.

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Against All Odds

BY DR. BERT RUTTEN
@ VOL 7 ON NOV 01, 2016

"We can achieve anything we want as long as we have the balls to go against the odds."

In Against all Odds at PechaKucha Night Cambridge Vol. 7, Dr. Bert Rutten shares how he developed from a forklift driver to a doctor in cardiovascular biology and speaks about success, happiness, motivation and inspires us to reach for the stars. 

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Growing up with Crack Addiction

BY C.J. PYLE
@ VOL 8 ON MAY 05, 2017

Some presentations are overwhelmingly personal. Cynthia Pyle shares one of those presentations. Growing up, her mother was addicted to crack, and she shares her story of how that shaped her life.