At TED@Cannes, Gary Wolf gives a 5-min intro to an intriguing new pastime: using mobile apps and always-on gadgets to track and analyze your body, mood, diet, spending — just about everything in daily life you can measure — in gloriously geeky detail.
In this short, amazing demo, Fabian Hemmert imagines one future of the mobile phone — a shape-shifting and weight-shifting handset that “displays” information nonvisually. It’s a delightfully intuitive way to communicate.
TED’s Chris Anderson says the rise of web video is driving a worldwide phenomenon he calls Crowd Accelerated Innovation — a self-fueling cycle of learning that could be as significant as the invention of print. But to tap into its power, organizations will need to embrace radical openness. And for TED, it means the dawn … Read moreHow web video powers global innovation | Chris Anderson