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Good artists Copy, Great artists Steal

May 14, 2011 – 10:08 am | One Comment | 14,978 views
Good artists Copy, Great artists Steal

Pablo Picasso, one of the most famous artists of the 20th century influenced the artistic world in a unique and original way. So why is he known for saying “Good Artists Copy, Great Artists Steal”?

A Toolbox for Creativity & Leadership

March 7, 2011 – 3:55 pm | No Comment | 296 views
A Toolbox for Creativity & Leadership

Recently I had the pleasure to attend an event where Peter Langdal, a Danish theatre director was invited as a guest speaker. In his fun and entertaining presentation Peter talked about a toolbox for creative …

Leonardo: The Most Expressive Robot in the World Today!

February 12, 2011 – 1:33 pm | One Comment | 3,651 views
Leonardo: The Most Expressive Robot in the World Today!

At MIT, Cynthia Breazeal and her team are building robots with social intelligence that communicate and learn the same way people do. Her favorite robot is Leonardo. Leonardo is the most expressive robot in the …

When Ideas Have Sex

October 23, 2010 – 7:47 am | No Comment | 394 views
When Ideas Have Sex

In this TED Talk author Matt Ridley shows how, throughout history, the engine of human progress has been the meeting and mating of ideas to make new ideas.
It’s not important how clever individuals are, he …

Jeff Hawkins: What is the Source of Intelligence?

October 13, 2010 – 4:08 am | No Comment | 408 views
Jeff Hawkins: What is the Source of Intelligence?

While Jeff Hawkins was creating the Palm Pilot, launching the era of handheld computing and amassing hundreds of millions of dollars, a big part of his mind was somewhere else: His true passion is something …

Where Good Ideas Come From

September 27, 2010 – 12:45 pm | No Comment | 1,306 views
Where Good Ideas Come From

Here’s a great video teaser (4min) for Steven Johnson’s book Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation:
Watch this video on YouTube
In this book Johnson provides the complete, exciting, …