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Khalid El Khatib

New York, NY, United States
Group SJR
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From Iowa, based in NYC with a Palestinian father and Midwestern mom. I work in content marketing and live to write and read - TED inspires me to do both better.

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How to spread ideas: Speakers and translators at the Open Translation session at TEDGlobal 2013

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How to spread ideas: Speakers and translators at the Open Translation session at TEDGlobal 2013

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“I write sci-fi novels, because if I wrote a white paper nobody would read it,” Daniel Suarez told a panel of translators at TEDGlobal 2013. The science fiction author and drone activist was taking questions during his Skype Open Translation session, in which he described a dystopic–and all too believable–future dominated by autonomous lethal drones. His []

Fuel cell symphonies and art from gift bag wrappers: The Reimagine Project launches with the TEDActive 2013 artists-in-residence

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Fuel cell symphonies and art from gift bag wrappers: The Reimagine Project launches with the TEDActive 2013 artists-in-residence

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Soft-spoken and self-effacing, Andy Cavatorta performed with punk bands in the early 1990s, has worked with Bjork and is a graduate of MIT’s Media Lab. His counterintuitive resume has led him to create these gigantic, aural structures — both meditative and comforting — which you can see here in a video the Lincoln Motor Company []

Five big ideas from TED@Intel

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Five big ideas from TED@Intel

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Last week, Intel hosted a unique event — an afternoon of TED Talks delivered by their very own resident innovators, thinkers and dreamers. Through a partnership with TED, they received guidance on event production and curation. The final product — TED@Intel, themed “the future in progress” — was a moment for the organization to celebrate []