La monnaie sous toutes ses formes | Kariappa BHEEMAIAH | TEDxClermont

La monnaie sous toutes ses formes | Kariappa BHEEMAIAH | TEDxClermont

Translator: Robin Noel Reviewer: Denise RQHello, as Alexis just said,I’m here today to talk to you about money.I can see some of you are already saying,what a stereotype, another Indian who’s going to talk to us about money.(Laughter)But the truth is that my interest in the subjectonly started when I arrived in France.In 2006, to […]

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Barry Schuler: An introduction to genomics

Barry Schuler: An introduction to genomics

What’s happening in genomics,and how this revolution is about to change everything we knowabout the world, life, ourselves, and how we think about them.If you saw 2001: A Space Odyssey,and you heard the boom, boom, boom, boom, and you saw the monolith,you know, that was Arthur C. Clarke’s representationthat we were at a seminal moment […]

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Dilip Ratha: The hidden force in global economics: sending money home

Dilip Ratha: The hidden force in global economics: sending money home

I live in Washington, D.C.,but I grew up in Sindhekela, a village in Orissa, in India.My father was a government worker.My mother could not read or write, but shewould say to me, “A king is worshipped only in hisown kingdom. A poet is respected everywhere.”So I wanted to be a poet when I grew up.But […]

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The real truth about the 2008 financial crisis | Brian S. Wesbury | TEDxCountyLineRoad

The real truth about the 2008 financial crisis | Brian S. Wesbury | TEDxCountyLineRoad

Translator: Queenie Lee Reviewer: Peter van de VenI’m about to tell you some unconventional wisdom, alright?I called my talk today “The real truth about the 2008 financial crisis.”So, I guess what I ask you to do this morningis to think about what you believewhat the conventional wisdom is about 2008,and I’m going to put some […]

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What gives a dollar bill its value? – Doug Levinson

What gives a dollar bill its value? – Doug Levinson

If you tried to pay for something with a piece of paper,you might run into some trouble.Unless, of course, the piece of paper was a hundred dollar bill.But what is it that makes that bill so much more interesting and valuablethan other pieces of paper?After all, there’s not much you can do with it.You can’t […]

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How great leaders inspire action | Simon Sinek

How great leaders inspire action | Simon Sinek

How do you explain when things don’t go as we assume?Or better, how do you explainwhen others are able to achieve things that seem to defy all of the assumptions?For example:Why is Apple so innovative?Year after year, after year,they’re more innovative than all their competition.And yet, they’re just a computer company.They’re just like everyone else.They […]

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Changing the world through swarm intelligence: Rick Falkvinge at TEDxOslo 2013

Changing the world through swarm intelligence: Rick Falkvinge at TEDxOslo 2013

Translator: Claudia Sander Reviewer: Denise RQThank y’all!This is going to be a motivational speech.Because —imagine my motivation standing between this strong, healthy crowd…and lunch.(Laughter)So…I’m @Falkvinge on Twitter.Feel free to quote me if I say something memorable, stupid, funny, whatever.I love seeing my name on Twitter.So…Hi! I’m Rick.I’m a politician.I’m sorry.How many in here have heard […]

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Bitcoin — more than just money | Dug Campbell | TEDxUniversityofEdinburgh

Bitcoin — more than just money | Dug Campbell | TEDxUniversityofEdinburgh

Translator: Elisabeth Buffard Reviewer: Denise RQI want to speak to you today about Bobbecause I’m worried about Bob.Now, Bob is a very hardworking individual:indeed, he actually has had to travel to find his work,so he doesn’t live close to his wife and family.In fact, he lives in a different country and sends his money back.But […]

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How to spot a counterfeit bill – Tien Nguyen

How to spot a counterfeit bill – Tien Nguyen

It’s estimated that for every 10,000 bills in the U.S.,one of those bills is fake.That may not sound like much,but it adds up to millions of dollars in cold hard cash.Counterfeit money has the potential to cause all sorts of problems,from leaving you short $20 to destabilizing national economies.But don’t worry.You can help catch the […]

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Bitcoin and Friends | Episode 1

Bitcoin and Friends | Episode 1

Hello?Rest easy, you have yet to build your strength.Who are you?I am your fatherWhere am I?I have to leave you son, for your safety.Wait!I will always be with you.What am I doing here? What am I?Dad?The hell am I?Yo, want some ice cream?Where, where am I?New Jersey.Where’s New Jersey?United States, man.Where’s the United States?Earth, motherfucker!Where’s […]

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