Strategy

I went to TEDWomen to hear the wisdom of rule breakers. Here’s what I learned from 6 innovators about their strategy for shaking up the world.

Carole Zimmer has been a journalist for 30 years covering news for Bloomberg, NBC, National Public Radio, and public radio programs including Marketplace. She’s also the host of an award-winning podcast called “Now What?” She went to TEDWomen to hear what disruptors, risk takers, and famous grandmas have to say […]
I went to TEDWomen to hear the wisdom of rule breakers. Here’s what I learned from 6 innovators about their strategy for shaking up the world.
News

Ashton Kutcher’s nonprofit wants to abolish child sex abuse on the internet with backing from a $280 million TED-sponsored fund

Ashton Kutcher’s nonprofit company, Thorn, is one of eight organisations to receive money from the Audacious Project, a TED-backed fund giving away $US280 million this year. Thorn’s technology helps companies and law enforcement agents defend children from online sexual abuse. The company plans to use the Audacious funding to build […]
Ashton Kutcher’s nonprofit wants to abolish child sex abuse on the internet with backing from a $280 million TED-sponsored fund
News

Oil and gas operations release a powerful pollutant that threatens humanity — and a new satellite will have unprecedented abilities to track it

The Environmental Defence Fund announced this week at the TED Conference that it’s working on a low-cost satellite, called MethaneSAT. The satellite will identify and measure human-caused methane emissions, with a particular focus on the oil and gas industry. EDF’s MethaneSAT is one of seven projects funded by the $US250 […]
Oil and gas operations release a powerful pollutant that threatens humanity  —  and a new satellite will have unprecedented abilities to track it
News

14 mind-expanding TED Talks to watch if you have 20 minutes to spare

Over the past several years, TED talks have brought insights from the most prominent academics, business leaders, and writers to the masses. If you want to get some quick enlightenment, look no further than this list of some of the most thought-provoking and mind-expanding TED talks available. These talks will […]
14 mind-expanding TED Talks to watch if you have 20 minutes to spare
Tech

TED just launched a TV series in India starring a Bollywood superstar

TED is launching its first-ever foreign TV series in India. The program, “TED Talks India: Nayi Soch,” will consist of eight parts broadcast in Hindi. Producers expect the program to uplift many India citizens, women in particular. TED, the media organisation made famous for its viral 18-minute talks, has launched […]
TED just launched a TV series in India starring a Bollywood superstar