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JOMO no FOMO: Keeping curiosity afloat in a sea of rising information | Barbara Krieger | TEDxBasel
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Added Aug 30, 2016
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How often do you check your smartphone during the course of a day, an hour? What might you be missing out on if you don't check it? Barbara Krieger explores how digital technology is influencing our daily lives, and how our curiosity can still extend beyond the smartphone

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Barbara Krieger is an independant media professional, video maker and story teller. Having worked for Swiss Television for over 20 years, she gained vast experience as a journalist, documentary filmmaker, producer and head of Swiss School Television. Barbara acts as a critical sounding board, out-of-the-box-thinker and trustworthy researcher in the wide field of content and communication.
Ambition: to replace fear of the unknown with curiosity.

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