To kick off the New Year, TEDWeekends is proud to present a compilation of six insanely popular TED Talks from our 2013 programming. These talks inspired a tremendous amount of engagement from our community last year, and each one provides valuable insight that will help you get the most out of life in 2014.
How do you know if you're a good parent? There are some markers along the way to give you an idea of your grade -- such as whether your kids are good, caring friends; whether they work hard in school; and whether they are supportive members of the family.
Who will take charge in providing people with the incentives they need to change the world?
Many adults view gaming as a waste of time, when they could be achieving other goals. The polemic about gaming is driving these two very different attitudes towards gaming: those who are pro-gaming and those who are anti-gaming.
Wouldn't it be interesting to know if people who are dying might have many fewer regrets if they had started their lives answering those questions?
While briefly using my daughter's laptop, I was taken aback to see slightly off-target word suggestions flashing above my prose -- the work of her school software. How often had an algorithm's choice eclipsed a moment of potential student musing?