We Need To Talk About TED

In the Guardian:

Science, philosophy and technology run on the model of American Idol – as embodied by TED talks – is a recipe for civilisational disaster…

TED talks in Edinburgh : Alain de Botton

Read the rest of the observations made here.

I must say that I quite like TED and have seen (and even posted here on the blog) some rather inspiring, interesting, and stimulating  talks.

 

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