John Wooden: the difference between winning and succeeding With profound simplicity, Coach John Wooden redefines success and urges us all to pursue the best in ourselves. In this inspiring talk he shares the advice he gave his players at UCLA, quotes poetry and remembers his father's wisdom.
Computers are able to process all kinds of data. However, one challenge is the ability for computers to interpret text represented as an image. This talk tells us about how those little annoying security captions that ask you to enter text have been put to use, to digitise books.
What makes us happy? (9 talks): We all want to be happy. But how, exactly, do you go about it? More stuff or less? More choice or less? The answers -- from psychologists, journalists, Buddhist monks -- may surprise you.
We believe that we should work to be happy, but could that be backwards? In this fast-moving and entertaining talk, psychologist Shawn Achor argues that actually happiness inspires productivity. (Filmed at TEDxBloomington.)
Collective compassion has meant an overall decrease in global poverty since the 1980s, says civil rights lawyer Gary Haugen. Yet for all the world's aid money, there's a pervasive hidden problem keeping poverty alive. Haugen reveals the dark underlying cause we must recognize and act on now.
How to be a miracle worker: Gabrielle Bernstein at TEDxFiDiWomen: Wonderful Talk! Reprogram your thoughts from Fear to Love and see how the energy that you are carrying shift, into an extremely positive energy! #Inspiring #Blissful #MustWatch