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Vivek Wadhwa: Chinese Innovation is a 'Giant Scam'
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Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2012/03/28/An_Economist-Style_Debate_on_Global_Innovation Vivek Wadhwa, Visiting Scholar at UC Berkeley's School of Information, argues that Chinese innovation lags far behind innovation in the United States because China's rigid political structure doesn't allow for risk-taking. ---- Proposition: America is ... Read more

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- -: Vivek Wadhwa: Chinese Innovation is a 'Giant Scam'

April 13, 2012 (over 2 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2012/03/28/An_Economist-Style_Debate_on_Global_Innovation Vivek Wadhwa, Visiting Scholar at UC Berkeley's School of Information, argues that Chinese innovation lags far behind innovation in the United States because China's rigid political structure doesn't allo...

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- -: Fred Wilson: "Everybody Is a Pirate, So Fix the System"

February 28, 2012 (over 2 years ago)

Complete video at http://fora.tv/2012/02/14/Paley_Center_Protecting_Content__Promoting_Innovation Fred Wilson, managing partner at Union Square Ventures, passionately argues that "everybody is a pirate" of copyrighted digital content because internet content isn't convenient for consumption. The...

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- -: Bill Gates on energy: Innovating to zero!

February 20, 2010 (over 4 years ago)

http://www.ted.com At TED2010, Bill Gates unveils his vision for the world's energy future, describing the need for "miracles" to avoid planetary catastrophe and explaining why he's backing a dramatically different type of nuclear reactor. The necessary goal? Zero carbon emissions globally by 205...

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- -: Nathan Myhrvold: Could this laser zap malaria?

May 11, 2010 (about 4 years ago)

http://www.ted.com Nathan Myhrvold and team's latest inventions -- as brilliant as they are bold -- remind us that the world needs wild creativity to tackle big problems like malaria. And just as that idea sinks in, he rolls out a live demo of a new, mosquito-zapping gizmo you have to see to beli...

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- -: Margaret Stewart: How YouTube thinks about copyright

June 15, 2010 (about 4 years ago)

http://www.ted.com Margaret Stewart, YouTube's head of user experience, talks about how the ubiquitous video site works with copyright holders and creators to foster (at the best of times) a creative ecosystem where everybody wins. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performa...

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- -: Web 2.0 Panel Discussion - Does the "Wiki" Model Work?

August 9, 2007 (almost 7 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/fora/showthread.php?t=1188 A panel of internet cultural critics debates the successes and failures of "Web 2.0," using Wikipedia and its popular "wiki" model as an example. ----- "The Cult of the Amateur" with speakers Andrew Keen and Ori Brafman. Mary Hodder ...

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- -: Composer John Adams Dishes On Pop Culture

June 25, 2009 (about 5 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2009/05/14/John_Adams_Composing_an_American_Life "The great bifurcation in music is between pop and classical," says composer John Adams. He discusses the challenge of creating classical music in a nation dominated by pop culture and "lingering anti-intellectual...

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- -: Where Have All the Screenwriters Gone? - Frank Pierson

September 11, 2009 (almost 5 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2009/08/07/Writer_Director_Frank_Pierson_on_Hollywood_and_Cinema Writer / director Frank Pierson expresses concern over the number of Hollywood screenwriters who simply give up due to inadequate funding and copyright laws that favor the studios. ----- Frank Pi...

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- -: The Future of Google Books - Google Co-Founder Sergey Brin

October 30, 2009 (over 4 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2009/10/22/A_Conversation_with_Googles_Sergey_Brin Sergey Brin responds to criticism Google has received concerning its project to digitize and store millions of the world's books online. "I've been surprised at the level of controversy there," says Brin, but ma...

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- -: Arrington vs Kirkpatrick: Did Mark Zuckerberg 'Steal' Facebook?

June 28, 2010 (about 4 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2010/06/23/David_Kirkpatrick_The_Facebook_Effect TechCrunch's Michael Arrington accuses author David Kirkpatrick of one-sided journalism in his recently released book on Facebook. Regarding Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's legal challenges from the Winklevoss ...

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