Alan Watts - Living in the present (boat analogy) 05:57

Alan Watts - Living in the present (boat analogy)

by bcmoney
3263 views, 3527 days ago

Alan Watts makes the great point that we can not determine who we are, what we do and how we live, solely based on our past or ancestry, and must instead seek live more in the present to not just e...


Lawrence Lessig - We the People the Republic we must reclaim 18:20

Lawrence Lessig - We the People the Republic we must reclaim

by bcmoney
3345 views, 3536 days ago

There is a corruption at the heart of American politics, caused by the dependence of Congressional candidates on funding from the tiniest percentage of citizens. That's the argument at the core of ...


Douglas Engelbart - The Mother of All Demos (1968) 01:40:53

Douglas Engelbart - The Mother of All Demos (1968)

by bcmoney
5073 views, 3543 days ago

"The Mother of All Demos" is a name given retrospectively to Douglas Engelbart's December 9, 1968, demons...


Crockford on JavaScript - Function the Ultimate 01:13:29

Crockford on JavaScript - Function the Ultimate

by bcmoney
3208 views, 3543 days ago

Yahoo!'s former JavaScript lead architect Douglas Crockford continues his lecture series on the JavaScript programming language with a discussion of functions in JavaScript. "Functions are the very...


Crockford on JavaScript - Then There Was JavaScript (VOL.2) 01:30:23

Crockford on JavaScript - Then There Was JavaScript (VOL.2)

by bcmoney
3089 views, 3543 days ago

Yahoo!'s former JavaScript lead architect Douglas Crockford surveys the features of the JavaScript programming language.


Crockford on JavaScript - The Early Years (VOL.1) 01:42:09

Crockford on JavaScript - The Early Years (VOL.1)

by bcmoney
3081 views, 3543 days ago

Douglas Crockford puts the JavaScript programming language in its proper historical context, tracing the language's structure and conventions (and some of its quirks) back to their roots in the ear...


Arthur C. Clarke - Reflections on his Nineteeth Birthday 09:13

Arthur C. Clarke - Reflections on his Nineteeth Birthday

by bcmoney
3224 views, 3546 days ago

The world's best known writer of science fiction, Sir Arthur C Clarke was the first to propose satellite communications in 1945. One of his short stories inspired the World Wide Web, while another ...


Arthur C. Clarke - Fractals The Colors Of Infinity 53:45

Arthur C. Clarke - Fractals The Colors Of Infinity

by bcmoney
3220 views, 3546 days ago

Fractals: The Colors of Infinity.

The Mandelbrot set -- someone has called it the thumb-print of God -- is one of the most beautiful and remarkable discoveries in the entire history of...


Elon Musk - The Mind Behind Tesla Motors, SpaceX & SolarCity 21:05

Elon Musk - The Mind Behind Tesla Motors, SpaceX & SolarCity

by bcmoney
3567 views, 3551 days ago

Entrepreneur Elon Musk is a man with many plans. The founder of PayPal, Tesla Motors and SpaceX sits down with TED curator Chris Anderson to share details about his visionary projects, which includ...


50 performance tricks to make your HTML5 apps & sites faster 59:06

50 performance tricks to make your HTML5 apps & sites faster

by bcmoney
3138 views, 3551 days ago

Creating high performance web apps is crucial for every web developer. Learn directly from the Internet Explorer Performance team about what actually drives performance across the web and how you c...


Clay Shirky - Cognitive Surplus 54:35

Clay Shirky - Cognitive Surplus

by bcmoney
2639 views, 3556 days ago

Author, teacher and activist, Clay Shirky, discusses the visionary insights of Marshall McLuhan as well as his own ideas about the effects of new media and social networking on our society. Shirky'...


Suga Mitra - Build a School in the Cloud 22:32

Suga Mitra - Build a School in the Cloud

by bcmoney
1962 views, 3570 days ago

At a time when educators everywhere are struggling to modernize an education system that was developed by and for an outdated British empire, Sugata provides a bold starting point. The real signifi...


Killer Plants 02:57

Killer Plants

by bcmoney
1888 views, 3571 days ago

They have formidable jaws, sticky leaves and killer thorns. Woe betide the insect that comes too near;


Andreas Schleicher - Use data to build better schools 19:48

Andreas Schleicher - Use data to build better schools

by bcmoney
1728 views, 3573 days ago

How can we measure what makes a school system work? Andreas Schleicher walks us through the PISA test, a global measurement that ranks countries against one another -- then uses that same data to h...


Tim Berners-Lee - The 5 Stars of Open Linked Data 10:17

Tim Berners-Lee - The 5 Stars of Open Linked Data

by bcmoney
3546 views, 3581 days ago

The father of the modern World Wide Web, Time Berners-Lee, speaks to the E-Government Conference about the Linked Open Data movement as part of a continuum of web publishing activities aimed at cre...


Is the Universe as we know it a Computer Simulation? 04:56

Is the Universe as we know it a Computer Simulation?

by bcmoney
3167 views, 3590 days ago

A recent scientific study undertaken by the University of Bonn in Germany suggests that the universe could be one giant computer simulation. "Cosmic rays offer clue our universe could be a compu...


An Insight, An Idea with Tim Berners-Lee 30:10

An Insight, An Idea with Tim Berners-Lee

by bcmoney
1740 views, 3602 days ago

A conversation with scientist and inventor of the World Wide Web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, on what is wrong with social networking.


What Came First The Chicken or The Egg 03:31

What Came First The Chicken or The Egg

by bcmoney
2103 views, 3602 days ago

It has perplexed humanity from as early as the Ancient Greeks. So which came first, the chicken or the egg? We take a crack at this curious conundrum. Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twi...


Internet Story 09:32

Internet Story

by bcmoney
1560 views, 3612 days ago

c) Adam Butcher 2010 Written & Directed by Adam Butcher Produced by Ed Moline Voices Shaun French Duncan Wigman Flash Animation Jonathan Harris Sound & Music Composition Blair Mo...


The ABC of Architects 01:38

The ABC of Architects

by bcmoney
1612 views, 3620 days ago

If you love architecture, you can find more by follow the ombuarchitecture's Tumblr blog.

Concept and...