The art of cognitive blindspots | Kyle Eschen | TEDxVienna (14:39)
TEDx Talks · 1 year ago
Using two classics of magic, Kyle Eschen explores the psychological techniques that underlie theatrical deception. As people wander the world, they use assumptions and heuristics to filter out everything that they deem unimportant - Kyle gives a conjuror’s perspective on the brain’s predictable blind spots. More information on http://www.tedxvienna.at Magician Kyle Eschen thinks deeply about psychology of deception. Through a decade of performing he has seen that people possess gaping blind spots, which he will highlight through magic routines with audacious methods. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
How to spot a liar | Pamela Meyer (18:51)
TED · 6 years ago
http://www.ted.com On any given day we're lied to from 10 to 200 times, and the clues to detect those lie can be subtle and counter-intuitive. Pamela Meyer, author of Liespotting, shows the manners and "hotspots" used by those trained to recognize deception -- and she argues honesty is a value worth preserving. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. Featured speakers have included Al Gore on climate change, Philippe Starck on design, Jill Bolte Taylor on observing her own stroke, Nicholas Negroponte on One Laptop per Child, Jane Goodall on chimpanzees, Bill Gates on malaria and mosquitoes, Pattie Maes on the "Sixth Sense" wearable tech, and "Lost" producer JJ Abrams on the allure of mystery. TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design, and TEDTalks cover these topics as well as science, business, development and the arts. Closed captions and translated subtitles in a variety of languages are now available on TED.com, at http://www.ted.com/translate.
"Is Hypnosis Fake?" Hypnotist stuns TEDX crowd (25:23)
Albert Nerenberg · 2 years ago
Most people think hypnosis is a trick. Religion calls it sinful. Science has questioned its very existence. Hypnotist, Laughologist and acclaimed Filmmaker Albert Nerenberg, (Laughology, You Are What You Act) asks: What happens if you run a series of standard hypnotic inductions on a large crowd such as the audience at TEDXQueens. Is hypnosis fake? Let’s find out. The results are stunning. This comical presentation may finally provide a street science explanation for how hypnosis actually works. http://www.hypnologist.net/ Albert Nerenberg's upcoming new film: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=cS2I4LxKbVM Hypnotist Albert Nerenberg at the Hypnotic Bar: https://www.hypnologist.net/the-hypnotic-bar On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hypnologyinfo/ Contact: https://www.hypnologist.net/contact-hypnology Video by Make Hay Media at TEDXQueensU.
Brain magic | Keith Barry (19:50)
TED · 9 years ago
http://www.ted.com First, Keith Barry shows us how our brains can fool our bodies -- in a trick that works via podcast too. Then he involves the audience in some jaw-dropping (and even a bit dangerous) feats of brain magic. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design, and TEDTalks cover these topics as well as science, business, development and the arts. Closed captions and translated subtitles in a variety of languages are now available on TED.com, at http://www.ted.com/translate. Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/tednews Checkout our Facebook page for TED exclusives https://www.facebook.com/TED
Supernatural PICKPOCKETING Skills...Amazing By Apollo Robbins (04:19)
TheBoozTube · 5 years ago
Vegas performer Apollo Robbins, or "The Gentleman Thief," recently appeared on the "Today Show" with a very nervous-looking Matt Lauer, Willie Geist and hanger-on Ryan Seacrest to demonstrate his "theatrical pickpocketing" skills. Robbin's shtick is so exhaustively rehearsed and timed that it's difficult to follow even with three attentive guys and a couple cameras pointed at him. The removal of Willie Geist's watch is no less impressive in slow motion. In ten years of doing his act, Robbins' greatest triumph was relieving Jimmy Carter's Secret Service staff of nearly everything but their guns at a 2001 dinner.
Apollo Robbins nos enseña a 'robar' con estilo en El Hormiguero 3.0 (06:28)
Antena 3 · 3 years ago
Si te ha gustado el vídeo, suscríbete a nuestro canal: http://www.youtube.com/user/antena3?sub_confirmation=1 En homenaje a la película de Will Smith y Margot Robbie que va sobre estafadores, el Hormiguero 3.0 ha invitado al programa a Apollo Robbins un maestro del 'robo con guante blanco', que nos hace una divertida demostración de lo fácil que puede ser robar a alguien usando la psicología y el despiste.
Top hacker shows us how it's done | Pablos Holman | TEDxMidwest (17:50)
TEDx Talks · 5 years ago
Never miss a talk! SUBSCRIBE to the TEDx channel: http://bit.ly/1FAg8hB You think your wireless and other technology is safe? From Blue Tooth to automobile remotes, PCs, and "secure" credit cards, Hacker extraordinaire shows how nearly every secure system is vulnerable. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)