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Have tipping points reached their own tipping point?

September 6, 2014 | TED News

Are we at a tipping point for tipping points? TEDxOrangeCoast friend, economist and author David Friedman thinks that just might be the case. David writes… In 2000, Malcolm Gladwell wrote a book called The Tipping Point. At that time, many of us thought it referred to diffusion and acceptance of[…] Read more >>

Adrianna Svitak on Music, Poetry, and Media

June 4, 2014 | TEDxOC

Interview with Adrianna Svitak Conducted and condensed by Aaron Aslin Q. Can you give a little bit of background on where you got the idea to merge poetry and music? A. The idea is an original one. I have different interests and thought, “Why not merge them on stage and[…] Read more >>

Sheron Wray on the Six Fundamentals of Improvisation

May 23, 2014 | TEDxOC

Interview with Sheron Wray Conducted and condensed by Aaron Aslin Q. How did the idea come about for exploring improvisation through jazz? A. I have been investigating improvisation as a research project, trying to examine precisely what it is. It sounds, for many people, like improvisation is this thing that[…] Read more >>