7. March 2009 02:22
I’m a massive fan of the videos from the the Technology, Entertainment and Design conferences that have occured over the ages. They are high-level presentations on pretty much anything, and in my mind, they have earned their catch-phrase “ideas worth spreading”.
I had the fortune of reading “The Pentagon’s New Map” by Thomas Barnett. It’s an incredibly brilliant view of the role of America’s military in the 21st century, taken in context of everything and crossing the divide between the connected states and the gap.
He touches on some of these concepts lightly in his presentation at TED (and might I say, in a delightful manner as well):