There’s a parallel Internet you may not have run across yet -- accessed by a special browser and home to a freewheeling collection of sites for everything from anonymous activism to illicit activities. Jamie Bartlett reports from the dark net.
TEDTalk Dec What happens when we teach a computer how to learn? Wonderful and terrifying implications. Technologist Jeremy Howard shares some surprising new developments in the fast-moving field of deep learning.
If you’re raised on dogma and hate, can you choose a different path? Zak Ebrahim was just seven years old when his father helped plan the 1993 World Trade Center bombing. His story is shocking, powerful and, ultimately, inspiring.
This Is Phil Fish - An excellent short video that tries to explain how fame shifts public perception of the famous person from a human being to a personality. Discusses how audiences react today via social media and forums.
Adam Savage talks about the importance of the relationship between art and technology for his keynote at this year's SXSW Interactive Conference. What can scientists learn from artists (and vice versa)? How can technologists be better storytellers?
In this charming talk, artist Aparna Rao shows us her latest work: cool, cartoony sculptures (with neat robotic tricks underneath them) that play with your perception -- and crave your attention. Take a few minutes to simply be delighted.