The smartphone you use reflects more than just personal taste ... it could determine how closely you can be tracked, too. Privacy expert and TED Fellow Christopher Soghoian details a glaring difference between the encryption used on Apple and Android devices and urges us to pay attention to a growing digital security divide. "If the only people ...
TED Fellow Andrew Pelling is a biohacker, and nature is his hardware. His favorite materials are the simplest ones (and oftentimes he finds them in the garbage). Building on the cellulose structure that gives an apple its shape, he "grows" lifelike human ears, pioneering a process that might someday be used to repair body parts safely and cheapl...
About this event: You've Got The Power is an event focused on being a platform for ideas and communication across a wide variety of topics, including, but not limited to: cyber culture, altruism, psychology, and much more.
Event details: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States · November 16, 2014
About this event: There are five topics as follows:
1. Youth perspectives and Revolutionary Changes in Education
2. Destruction of Desert Habitat
3. Honesty Versus Practical Wisdom
4. Fitness Encashed
5. Cyber Citizenship
Event details: Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India · April 6, 2018
Hacking, fake news, information bubbles ... all these and more have become part of the vernacular in recent years. But as cyberspace analyst Laura Galante describes in this alarming talk, the real target of anyone looking to influence geopolitics is dastardly simple: it's you.
The Internet may help authoritarian regimes more than it hurts them, argues Evgeny Morozov in his new book, The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom. Born to a mining family in Belarus, Evgeny himself was once a firm believer in the power of new media to liberate oppressed people. His experience and research, however, have convinced...
About this event: BLUEPRINT (/ˈbluːprɪnt) - noun
1. a detailed program of action that describes how something might be achieved; 2. an early-stage design plan
TEDxUWA 2017 will showcase a pioneering squad of speakers and performers, who will spread their cutting-edge ideas to be added to the #TEDxUWABlueprint for a better future.
From Cyber Security to Coral Bl...
Event details: Crawley, Western Australia, Australia · December 1, 2017
By Shyam Sankar and Gabe Rosen
The Internet is the new Wild West, a frontier big enough for every pioneer and outlaw to roam free. Today, The New York Times revealed that hackers in China had spent the last four months infiltrating its computer systems and pilfering employee passwords. As in the old West, it’s not a question of if you’ll ...