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Ferananda Ibarra
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In October 2015 Nesta, which publishes The Long + Short, and The Human Mind Project (THMP) ran an all-day workshop on The Roots of Collective Intelligence with speakers including Robin Dunbar, known for his pioneering research on social connections between humans, and Colin Blakemore, Interdisciplinary Neuroscience and Philosophy Chair at the School of Advanced Study of the University of London, who leads the THMP.

http://thelongandshort.org/forecasts/collective-fiction-elevated
Our new series of short fiction explores the future of collective intelligence
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Robert Best
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"What is needed is a better way to measure the value of a person’s knowledge before putting it into the wisdom-of-crowds mix."
https://aeon.co/essays/a-mathematical-bs-detector-can-boost-the-wisdom-of-crowds
Crowds aren’t as smart as we thought, since some people know more than others. A simple trick can find the ones you want
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Hadjer Menni

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now i know the Moderators !
sharing what we know with a community like Collective Inteligence and wisdom is a Huge aportunity to make humanity smarter and wiser .
Thank you for the membership and Thank you for sharing !
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Luke Pranay

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The way the masses view the world is a farce. Every single mainstream perspective is either purposely deceptive, or completely misses the point.…
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Bernd Nurnberger

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"Survival of the fittest collaborators" eclipses "survival of the fittest".
 
Science is evolving, but are we ready for the change? Here's how overcoming Scientific Misconceptions can help us step into our True Power.
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Remy Fannader

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AlphaGo decisive wins mark a significant milestone for the general artificial intelligence project.  Yet the real challenge would be to generalize deep learning to non-zero-sum competition and its corollary, namely the combination and valuation of heterogeneous yet shared actual stakes.
The recent and decisive wins of Google’s AlphaGo over the world best Go player have been marked as a milestone on the path to general artificial intelligence, one that would be endowed with t…
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Bernd Nurnberger

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"We are 21st century citizens doing our best to interact with 19th century designed institutions that are based on an information technology of the 15th century.
It's time we start asking: What is democracy for the internet era?"
Pia Mancini
The DemocracyOS at TED Global 2014 http://democracyos.org
How it all began. In April 2012 a group of activists, entrepreneurs, students and hackers got together in the city of Buenos Aires with a simple question in mind: What is democracy for the internet era? Many of the so-called modern democracies still run the same way they did almost two centuries ...
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Yes, and after we citizens focus on the what and how (a complete motion per Robert's Rules of Order) and vote on it (as every now and then in Switzerland), holding our representatives accountable gets so much easier as well with 21st century networking.

As for campaign promises, how would it change if we citizens connect better? And long term would it eliminate the middle man, a rich subject of jokes? http://www.sunnyskyz.com/funny-jokes/145/A-Politician-Dies-And-Has-To-Spend-Just-ONE-Day-In-Hell-This-Is-Priceless-
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Remy Fannader

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From Individual Thinking to Social Creativity
Tiered collaboration can be used to harness workers creativity into collective thinking, helping organization to nurture corporate innovation.
Open-plan offices and social networks are often seen as significant factors of collaboration and innovation, breeding and nurturing the creativity of knowledge workers, weaving their ideas into web...
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A space for learning about collective intelligence & wisdom, for experiencing our own, and for creating a quality online environment to support it. The broader intention of our work is to contribute to the collective intelligence and wisdom of the CI&CW field itself, and by extension, to the conscious evolution of humankind. Newcomers! Please introduce yourself! *Community Guidelines* 1. No link-litter (See No. 5 below) 2. No ads or self-promotion 3. No spam (irrelevant posts) 4. No personal attacks 5. Give posts a title/summary. Provide context! 6. Have fun and engage! #CICW
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Bernd Nurnberger

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"One way that the human species may have evolved to deal with this variability was by nurturing a wide range of children with very different temperaments and abilities. This helped to ensure that someone or other in a new generation would have the skills to cope with the unpredictable and unforeseeable environments that they might face."

http://www.wsj.com/articles/a-manifesto-against-parenting-1467991745
Caring for children shouldn’t be like carpentry, with a finished product in mind. We should grow our children, like gardeners.
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To nurture nay spirit, be it plant, animal, human or 'other', one must allow the individual's spirit to unfold and discover what it's needs are in order to thrive.There is no "one size fits all".
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Abel Dean

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Charles Murray (co-author of The Bell Curve) wrote a book arguing for a point similar to the one argued by this article, but Murray's argument was underscored by the reality that intelligence variations are mostly genetic. This author of The Atlantic is held back by the blank-slate presumption popular among liberal editorialists and their readers, but the heritability of IQ variations is now among the most well-established facts in the science of psychology. So, not only does this mean that the wealth gap is strengthened by the intelligence gap, but it is also permanent across generations, getting only sharper and wider with time. In my opinion, it means even a new racial division. In evolutionary biology, they would call it "sympatric speciation," where the divisions are not by geography but by mating patterns. I anticipate a future something like "The Time Machine," with a human master species, monopolizing all the desirable genes, and a human slave species, with all the leftover genes.
American society increasingly mistakes intelligence for human worth.
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Remy Fannader

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Contrary to smartphones apps which seem to make for dumber users, bots may prompt intelligent behaviors from humans as well as devices due to their need for concise and unambiguous textual messages.
As illustrated by the recent Mashable “pivot”, meaningful (i.e unbranded) contents appear to be the main casualty of new communication technologies. Hopefully (sic), bots may point to a…
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Viktor Kunovski

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The most important thing that will move humanity forward, is to break down the boundaries between people and to function as a single intelligence (David Bohm).
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Scott Nelson

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I'm supporting this. You should too. 3 days left.
Why a world without imagination puts your future at risk
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From Co-Founder, Graeme: In my view, the values of people in this group reflect a current global megatrend: The gradual move away from the world's dominant 'human operating system', which grew out of the archaic and toxic values of patriarchy. (Just to be clear, patriarchy is not synonymous with 'men’, and the absence of patriarchy does not mean it is replaced by matriarchy.) Trying to change the world without understanding patriarchy is like trying to go to the moon without understanding gravity.

I'm sharing my thoughts on this seismic shift in this new clip: Pozzy to Cozzy (Freeing our Planet from Patriarchy). The aim of the clip is to serve as a discussion starter. Feel free to use it as such.

• Pozzy refers to a P-OS or Pyramid Operating System, which is today’s dominant and dysfunctional way of being, living and working.

• Cozzy stands for a C-OS or Circle Operating System, which is a new, more nurturing way of leading and functioning, one that has been struggling to emerge for some time, but which is now poised to expand exponentially.

Along with the video clip, I’ve been developing a keynote presentation and workshop as part of a communication project exploring what I regard as the most important yet difficult question in the world today: ‘How do we speed up the dismantling of patriarchy?’ My intention is to deliver the Pozzy to Cozzy message to audiences at senior executive level, from organisations exploring issues around leadership, ethical business, sustainability, global trends, organisational change, social justice, diversity and gender equality.

https://youtu.be/Zu9hh4OfRgM

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Remy Fannader

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If intelligence is the ability to figure out situations and solve problems, one may conclude that it is inherently operational. Due to the generalization of interconnected smart devices, that conclusion is now a reality with operational intelligence bringing together symbolic and non symbolic knowledge, the former explicit, using mediation of semantic constructs and used to weight information and support managed decisions, the latter implicit, using direct associations between actual objects or phenomena, and supporting automated decisions.
Preamble According to a leading tools provider operational intelligence (OI) is the ability to "discover and analyze relationships between business events and corresponding IT events". From a marke...
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If That Same Collective Intelligence Makes Other Human Beings Inferior And Therefore Subject To Arbitrary And Collective Slavery It Could Only Be Applicable In A Bee Colony. Progress Is Measure In What We As Humans Are Willing To Bring To The World; For Whom Are The Arrogant, Enough To Think You Can Change The Climate Cycle? And Use The Utopia In Our Own Lives Not Recognizing That Our Enemy Is The Irrational Use Of Collective "Populism" With Out The Responsibility To Condemn It And To Reject It. It Gets Ridiculous When The Legislature Of A State Is Forced To In-act Laws Rejecting Even Toilets That Are Regulated At A Federal Level. Collective Thinking Is Getting A Time Everyday As To When Evacuate Ouselves. Is Not Kosher Nor Is Go-d's Will To Become Slaves Of Collective Thinking Towards Giving A Left Hook To The Civilized World.

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