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Награда от 250 хиляди долара за… непослушание! И всеки може да я получи*

ВАЖНО ЗА ВСИЧКИ, КОИТО СА НЕДОВОЛНИ ОТ СИСТЕМАТА И ИСКАТ ДА НАПРАВЯТ НЕЩО ПО ВЪПРОСА Знаете ли, че Медийната лаборатория на Масачузетския технологичен институт (МТИ) е обявила годишна награда на стойност $ 250 000 за… непослушание!? Всеки може да номинира … Continue reading

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Татко… плаща в Париж

Писателят Димо Райков* е публикувал откъс от книгата си “Диагноза: Българин в чужбина”. Книгата можете да купите в сайта на издателството (сайта на издателството) или тук, а обяснение защо я е написал да прочетете в “е-Вестник”. Димо Райков ми разреши да препечатам … Continue reading

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"Long Live Kamenitza.nyc"

I got this as an email from a friend: Veni, How they can manufacture a good bottle of beer at Kamenitza AD, Plovdiv, 95, Kapitan Raicho Str., and transport it several thousand miles and deliver it to Trade Fair on … Continue reading

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A Tale About A 1974 Gretsch – instead of Happy New Year Wishes

I got this email from Jose Conde, a well known Cuban guitarist from New York. You can see pictures of Jose, and of the Gretsch here. I wanted him to tell me more about his Gretsch guitar. I’ve edited it … Continue reading

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TED за българи, но не съвсем

Няколко думи за TED. Няколко на български; ще има още много, но на английски. Няма защо да се залъгвам: хората, които ще разберат посланията от TED ще знаят и английски. Тези, които искат да научат повече на български, могат да … Continue reading

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TED short update – 2

Quick update on TED, more next week. The inspiration one feels from meeting the people is not comparable to the inspiration from listening to the lectures, and watching all people – whethere the TED prize winners Sylvia Earle (definitely my … Continue reading

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TED – short update

Quick update on www.TED.com, more next week. Several people I met and talked to – with some only a few minutes, with some – hours (sic!): Al Gore, Glenn Close, Regina Spektor, Daryl Hannah, Lary Page, Nicholas Negroponte, Tim Berners-Lee, … Continue reading

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On the way to TED

Next week I will be attending the TED. Will have my camera with me, and will keep you posted with notes and pictures. But the pictures – after February 9.

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Freesouls

Joi Ito published a book, called Freesouls. It is a unique book, and you should definitely hurry and buy it (there are only 1024 copies printed with paperback, and a luxury box set of 50 copies). I blog about this … Continue reading

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Autism: The Musical wins 2 Emmy Awards

Autism: The Musical – a movie I wrote about in 2007 has just won 2 (two) Emmy Awards! Congratulations to my friend, producer and director, Tricia Reagan for her great success!! Autism: The Musical won in the following categories: – … Continue reading

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