No innovator is an island unto themselves; all entrepreneurs and innovators have supporters behind the scenes, helping them succeed. This year during the TED conference, three of those supporters teamed up to give the world an inside peak at the entrepreneurial ideas churning just underneath the TED surface.
Most of the time, when people talk about changing the world, it's either marketing, aspiration, or both. But during last few months in the Middle East, world-changing talk has been made manifest. In countries like Tunisia and Egypt, a generation has awoken from its uncomfortable slumber to cast off tyranny in hope of a better future.