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Jill Hansen: Surfer Charged in Attempted Murder

Jill Hansen: Surfer Charged in Attempted Murder

By Pam Wright May 19, 2014

Hawaiian surfer-model Jill Hansen was arrested and charged with attempted murder Wednesday, May 14, after allegedly attempting to intentionally hit a 73-year-old woman with her car. Hansen, 30, was arrested after fleeing the scene of the altercation. In what police …

This 3D Printed Prosthetic Arm Can Be Made For $500 This 3D Printed Prosthetic Arm Can Be Made For $500

3D printing is quickly proving that it will revolutionize the world of prosthetic limbs. Now we have one more inspiring story of a teen that has used the technology to make prosthetics cheaper and more accessible. Easton LaChappelle, a 17-year-old …

Remember Roger Ebert with This Amazing TED Talk Remember Roger Ebert with This Amazing TED Talk

Today, legendary film critic and icon Roger Ebert died at the age of 70 after a long battle with cancer. On a personal level, this is deeply depressing. I may have read more total words written by Roger Ebert than …

TED iOS App Gets Big Translation Upgrade TED iOS App Gets Big Translation Upgrade

TED has launched a big update to its iOS app, adding faster speed and streaming subtitles. While users will no doubt appreciate the speed improvements, TED is really excited about the latter feature, which the organization calls “the real star …

A Recent TED Talk About Prototyping Google Glass A Recent TED Talk About Prototyping Google Glass
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Tom Chi, one of the guys behind Google Glass spoke about prototyping the device at TEDYouth. He discusses how the company was able to speed up the creation process via “rapid prototyping”. He says it only took them one day …

TED Talks Discuss Patent Problems TED Talks Discuss Patent Problems

These days, you can hardly go a day without seeing news about patent trolls or some kind of patent litigation plaguing businesses, especially in the technology industry. TED, which has been introducing some very interesting playlists from its numerous talks …

6 TED Talks That Björk Thinks You Should Watch 6 TED Talks That Björk Thinks You Should Watch

TED recently launched its Playlists feature, which consists of lists of TED Talks curated by people whose names you might recognize. We recently shared the list curated by AOL co-founder Steve Case. TED has now released a playlist curated by …

People Are Selling Bootleg DVDs Of TED Talks People Are Selling Bootleg DVDs Of TED Talks

Clearly, TED Talks have become really popular. In fact, earlier this month, TED announced that it has surpassed a billion video views, and that likely doesn’t even take into account the talks watched on Netflix or television. In fact, they’ve …

AOL Co-founder Steve Case: Watch These Ten TED Talks AOL Co-founder Steve Case: Watch These Ten TED Talks
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AOL co-founder Steve Case has curated a list of ten TED Talks. He says, “It has been amazing to watch TED’s transition from party to platform, and from a small gathering for the benefit of a few to a massive …

TED Has Surpassed A Billion Video Views TED Has Surpassed A Billion Video Views

Perhaps this is a sign that people are taking it upon themselves to become more educated. TED announced that it has surpassed a billion video views. “Our most recent metrics show that TED Talks are being viewed at a rate …

Seen This TED Talk From Bing's Stefan Weitz? Seen This TED Talk From Bing's Stefan Weitz?
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Stefan Weitz, Microsoft’s Director of Search, gave a TED Talk, which TED recently uploaded. The topic of his talk is “how you can win when you’re not supposed to”. “You need some kind of argument you can use to justify …

NPR and TED Launch a New Radio Show NPR and TED Launch a New Radio Show

National Public Radio announced today that it will launch a new radio program later this month based on the TED conferences. TED, which stands for technology, entertainment, and design, holds conferences around the world that feature enlightening lectures of under …

TED Exhibition To Include Music Experiment TED Exhibition To Include Music Experiment

A Simon Fraser University graduate student project that melds music, meditation and modern technology has landed a rare spot as an exhibit at TEDActive 2012 in Palm Springs, California this month. Jay Vidyarthi’s project, Sonic Cradle, allows individuals to use …

TED's quote sharing service launched today TED's quote sharing service launched today

Go log in to any of one of the social networking sites you belong to and undoubtedly you will see an update from that one friend of yours who only speaks in quotes. You may even have more than one …

Business In the Next 50 Years [Video] Business In the Next 50 Years [Video]

Entrepreneur Julie Meyer, founder of First Tuesday – a networking forum for technology entrepreneurs – talks about the world of the next 50 years. She discusses how she believes that entrepreneurs are the core of society, and that they are …

Clay Shirky Discusses The Bad Ideas That Are SOPA and PIPA Clay Shirky Discusses The Bad Ideas That Are SOPA and PIPA

It’s apparent that the SOPA/PIPA-inspired Internet blackouts raised the public’s conscious concerning the anti-piracy legislation Washington is trying to push on the very citizens it is supposed to be representing. Granted, a great deal of this awareness came from the …