Wearable devices changed the way athletes train. Olympians have started using data collected by wearables which makes the sports more interesting. These devices are protecting athlete’s health and protecting them from serious injuries. The wearables are making them much better, faster and stronger. A. Visa NFC ring: Visa –the only card accepted at official Olympic venues in … Read moreWearable Technology Sensation @ Rio Olympics 2016
We have been working and look forward to our next conference on the 11th of November. Tomorrow we launch the registration. We are always looking to curate a diverse, engaged audience. We welcome applications from anyone who would like to attend! Applications are reviewed by the team based on a broad set of criteria aimed … Read moreRegistration for TEDxZurich conference launches tomorrow
Chris Anderson is the Curator of TED, a nonprofit devoted to sharing valuable ideas, primarily through the medium of ‘TED talks’ – short talks that are offered free online to a global audience. 1. David Deutsch “Here’s a maverick physicist giving an eloquent argument about the power of knowledge…framed in an incredible talk, full … Read moreThese Are the 5 Best TED Talks Ever, According to the Guy Who Runs TED
we all have one of those days “Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think they’re finished.” – Dan Gilbert “Even at the moment of your failure, right then, you are beautiful. You don’t know it yet, but you have the ability to reinvent yourself endlessly. That’s your beauty.” – Lidia Yuknavitch “Have you … Read more6 TED quotes to make you feel like less of a mess
Lorrie Faith Cranor studied thousands of real passwords to figure out the surprising, very common mistakes that users — and secured sites — make to compromise security. And how, you may ask, did she study thousands of real passwords without compromising the security of any users? That’s a story in itself. It’s secret data worth … Read moreWhat’s wrong with your pa$$w0rd?
We finally have numbers to support what you might have already guessed: Pokémon GO is the biggest mobile game in U.S. history. Shooting to the top of the app store on the day it was released, within 24 hours Pokémon GO beat out indie hit Slither.io and Supercell’s heavily promoted blockbuster Clash Royale to become … Read morePokémon GO is now the biggest mobile game in U.S. history
Professional Arab women juggle more responsibilities than their male counterparts, and they face more cultural rigidity than Western women. What can their success teach us about tenacity, competition, priorities and progress? Tracing her career as an engineer, advocate and mother in Abu Dhabi, Leila Hoteit shares three lessons for thriving in the modern world.
W. Clement Stone once said: “You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Are the things around you helping you toward success — or are they holding you back?” That’s what facilities managers and office managers around the world are asking themselves about the office spaces … Read moreThe Future of the Office: 7 Innovative Ways Companies Are Changing the Workplace
by Claire Autruong This morning, you woke up well-rested and ready to seize the day. You’re whistling on the way to work, already envisioning conquering that pesky project, saying something witty to the boss in the elevator and rocking the afternoon presentation. You forgot to pack lunch or snacks, but who cares? You’ll continue … Read moreYou Are (As Productive As) What You Eat: How To Make It Through The Workday
When Sue Austin got a power chair 16 years ago, she felt a tremendous sense of freedom — yet others looked at her as though she had lost something. In her art, she aims to convey the spirit of wonder she feels wheeling through the world. Includes thrilling footage of an underwater wheelchair that lets … Read moreDeep Sea Diving in a wheelchair