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More Human Than Human
BY TOBY BARNES
@ VOL 2
ON JUN 30, 2011
Toby Barnes discusses machine-learning and goes into depth on the development of robots and artificial intelligence. He speaks on the power of algorithms, and their application to finance, relationships, facial recognition, and what impact this technology will have on our societies.
"Presentation of the Day" on October 17, 2013.
Designing A Better World, One Idea At A Time
BY MARTIN WILLERS
@ PECHAKUCHA AT THE MAGAZZINI
ON APR 12, 2013
Martin Willers from People People gives us a behind the scenes look at their newest idea, the Transparent Speaker and guides us through the role industrial design plays in society and how it can change the world for the better.
More Than Cute
BY DEBRA OCCHI
@ VOL 105
ON JUL 31, 2013
Debra Occhi bases her presentation on kyara bunka (Japanese character culture) via the book she is currently writing entitled More than Cute: Japanese Mascot Characters. She shares with us some of research findings on the long history of the characters and the particularities that they share, making this a truly entertaining and informing look into the world of kyara bunka.
BY DAISUKE KITAGAWA
@ VOL 110
ON JAN 22, 2014
Product designer Daisuke Kitagawa sheds some light on the process by which he goes about designing his simple, minimal, and functional products. His products often have more than one purpose, and can be playful when used in combination with other home appliances.
How to Make the World Work for 11 Billion People
BY MARIA AIOLOVA
@ VOL 14
ON OCT 03, 2013
Maria Aialova is the co-founder of Terreform ONE, a think tank which focuses on mapping population density. It is predicted that by the end of this century the world will reach 11 billion people, with more than 3/4 of the population living in cities. We must shift from competition to cooperation and from ownership to membership in order to live successfully.
"Presentation of the Day" on March 11, 2014.
Better than Fiction: How Owning My Story Changed My Life
BY CARA PELLETIER
@ VOL 7
ON FEB 22, 2013
The hardest thing anyone can do is owning up to the shame and guilt in their life. However, when you do, you have the power to change it and create your own ending. Cara Pelletier, with 14 years of experience as a professional educator and a Product Mentor at HR/Payroll software company, tells her story of how her owning up to shame put her in control of her life and helped her reach out to people in her business.