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on peer-to-peer dynamics in politics, the economy and organizations
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Patent Commons - P2P Foundation

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“The IBM move is meant to encourage other patent holders to donate their own intellectual property in order to form what the company refers to as a "patent commons," a modern twist on shared public lands set aside under traditional laws." (http://www.wired.com/news/business/0,1367,66237,00.html?)

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Samsung offers to end mobile patent wars - BBC News

Samsung offers to end mobile patent wars - BBC News | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Samsung has said that it will stop taking rivals to court over certain patent infringements for the next five years.

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Cyberspace: a global threat to peace - Asia Times Online

Cyber is a major national security threat, growing in scope, with direct impact to the economic, domestic, and defense interests of the nation. From hacktivists with a politically or socially motivated agenda, to criminals, to state and non-state actors who view cyber intrusions and attacks as means of economic advancement through theft of intellectual property, or espionage, or - in the most extreme case - as a potential weapon of mass destruction (WMD), the cyber domain now shares some of the same issues I have addressed in my years of working WMD. 

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IP Law and 3D Printing: Designers Can Work Around Lack of Cover - Wired

IP Law and 3D Printing: Designers Can Work Around Lack of Cover - Wired | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

There's a consensus among leading scientists that global warming is caused by human activity

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