Power of a story (Brian Andreas)

  Original Blog Post from Ethan Zuckerman The crux of Andreas’ time was spent helping the audience understand the power of a story to build general awareness and support for what at times are complex scientific and techonological issues.  Here is an excerpt I wanted to share.   start with the first three rules: treatContinue reading “Power of a story (Brian Andreas)”

TED09 CONFERENCE BEGINS – “What are we waiting for?”

“TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from those three worlds. Since then its scope has become ever broader.” This is basically a four-day who’s who event in Long Beach, CA.  For instance, Bill Gates spoke tonight and he was just a day one speaker.  The cruxContinue reading “TED09 CONFERENCE BEGINS – “What are we waiting for?””