Tagged with “harvard” (8)

  1. Jill Lepore Asks: Who Was Joe Gould, And Did He Really Write The World’s Longest Book? : NPR

    Years ago, two New Yorker articles told the story of a Harvard dropout who claimed to be writing the longest book ever. Did he succeed? In Joe Gould’s Teeth, Jill Lepore tries to answer that question.


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  2. Cambridge Nights: Juan Pérez Mercader on Life and Astrobiology


    Juan Pérez Mercader talks to us about the origins of life and astrobiology. Juan Pérez Mercader directs the Synthetic Life project at Harvard’s Origin of Life Inititative.

    —Huffduffed by Clampants

  3. Business Jargon is not a “Value-Add”

    Huffduffed from http://blogs.hbr.org/ideacast/2011/12/business-jargon-is-not-a-value.html

    —Huffduffed by briansuda

  4. Kevin Kelly on Libraries

    Huffduffed from http://librarylab.law.harvard.edu/blog/2011/11/01/library-labthe-podcast-009-what-libraries-want/

    —Huffduffed by briansuda

  5. TummelVision 42: Doc Searls on consumers, capitalism, and a decade of cluetraining

    The TummelVision gang visits with an old friend, Doc Searls, co-author of The Cluetrain Manifesto and a fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University.

    —Huffduffed by briansuda

  6. Gene Koo & Scott Seider on Video Games and Pro-Social Learning

    Do video games cause aggressive tendencies and other negative behaviors? How can games create positive impacts on players and society? Could My.BarackObama.com really be considered “the most influential ‘video game’” in recent history? Gene Koo of the Berkman Center and Scott Seider of Boston University tackle a few of these fascinating questions.


    —Huffduffed by Clampants

  7. The “Internet” of the developing world: using GSM networks to secure information

    Ashifi Gogo, a Schweitzer Fellow at Dartmouth College, discusses mobile communications in the developing world - system architectures that provide levels of security analogous to well-known standards for internet transactions, and innovations in use of mobile networks for public services.


    —Huffduffed by Clampants

  8. Enterprise 2.0: How Organizations are Exploiting Web 2.0 Technologies and Philosophies

    Prof. Andrew McAfee from the Harvard Business School gives examples of Enterprise 2.0, folding them into a simple model intended to communicate the different categories of benefits conferred.


    —Huffduffed by Clampants