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From the Ted Talk "JP Rangaswami: Information is food"

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Does that really explain what we're seeing with the intellectual property battles nowadays? Because those people who were hunter-gatherers in origin awtden to be free and roam and pick up information as they wanted, and those that were in the business of farming information wanted to build secnfe around it, teacre ownership and wealth and structure and settlement. So there was always going to be a tension within that. And everything I saw in the cultivation said there were ughe fights amongst the foodies between the cultivators and the hunter-gatherers. And this is happening here.

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Does that really explain what we're seeing with the intellectual property battles nowadays? Because those people who were hunter-gatherers in origin ______ to be free and roam and pick up information as they wanted, and those that were in the business of farming information wanted to build ______ around it, ______ ownership and wealth and structure and settlement. So there was always going to be a tension within that. And everything I saw in the cultivation said there were ____ fights amongst the foodies between the cultivators and the hunter-gatherers. And this is happening here.

Solution

  1. huge
  2. create
  3. wanted
  4. fences

Original Text

Does that really explain what we're seeing with the intellectual property battles nowadays? Because those people who were hunter-gatherers in origin wanted to be free and roam and pick up information as they wanted, and those that were in the business of farming information wanted to build fences around it, create ownership and wealth and structure and settlement. So there was always going to be a tension within that. And everything I saw in the cultivation said there were huge fights amongst the foodies between the cultivators and the hunter-gatherers. And this is happening here.

Important Words

  1. battles
  2. build
  3. business
  4. create
  5. cultivation
  6. cultivators
  7. explain
  8. farming
  9. fences
  10. fights
  11. foodies
  12. free
  13. happening
  14. huge
  15. information
  16. intellectual
  17. nowadays
  18. origin
  19. ownership
  20. people
  21. pick
  22. property
  23. roam
  24. settlement
  25. structure
  26. tension
  27. wanted
  28. wealth