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How Data is Helping us Unravel the Mysteries of the Brain: Steve McCarroll (Transcript)

Steve McCarroll – TED Talk TRANSCRIPT Nine years ago, my sister discovered lumps in her neck and arm and was diagnosed with cancer. From that day, she started to benefit from the understanding that science has of cancer. Every time she went to the doctor, they measured specific molecules that gave them information about how …

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The Dark Side of Our Personal Marketing Data: Kirk Grogan (Transcript)

Kirk Grogan is a marketing and sales strategist in Seattle, WA and has worked with multiple Fortune 500 companies. Here is the full text of Kirk’s talk titled “The Dark Side of Our Personal Marketing Data” at TEDxSeattle. Kirk Grogan – TEDx Talk TRANSCRIPT We are all being stalked, and we know it. You shop …

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Why Fascism is So Tempting – and How Your Data Could Power It: Yuval Noah Harari (Transcript)

Prof. Yuval Noah Harari is a historian, philosopher and best-selling author. Following is the full transcript of the TED talk that he had presented recently.  Listen to the MP3 audio: Why fascism is so tempting — and how your data could power it _ Yuval Noah Harari TRANSCRIPT:  Hello, everyone. It’s a bit funny, because …

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How to Use Data to Make a Hit TV Show: Sebastian Wernicke (Transcript)

  Sebastian Wernicke – Data scientist Roy Price is a man that most of you have probably never heard about, even though he may have been responsible for 22 somewhat mediocre minutes of your life on April 19, 2013. He may have also been responsible for 22 very entertaining minutes, but not very many of you. …

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The Human Insights Missing from Big Data: Tricia Wang (Full Transcript)

Tricia Wang – Technology ethnographer In ancient Greece, when anyone from slaves to soldiers, poets and politicians, needed to make a big decision on life’s most important questions, like, “Should I get married?” or “Should we embark on this voyage?” or “Should our army advance into this territory?” they all consulted the oracle. So this is …

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