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Can Self-Driving Cars Save Our Cities?

Can Self-Driving Cars Save Our Cities? | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Can autonomous cars give us a do-over with our cities, fossil fuel dependence, affordable housing, and also workers? Robin Chase, author of Peers, Inc and co-founder of Zipcar says yes. Or at least they have the potential to.
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Michel Bauwens Explains the Great Value-Shift of Our Time

Michel Bauwens Explains the Great Value-Shift of Our Time | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Photo credit: Sebastiaan ter Burg via Foter.com / CC BY. Article cross-posted from Bollier.org.
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Documentary: Building Communities of Commons in Greece | P2P Foundation

A documentary on networks in Sarantaporo area produced by the media arts collective Personal Cinema.
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The Shweeb Human-Powered Monorail Featured on PopSci's Future of transportation

Check out the future of mass transportation. You'll never want to take your boring old car to work again!
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Mandela Effect - 20 Minutes that will change your life!

Special thanks to "know thetruth" for sharing this information! Prophets Among Us: https://youtu.be/_ut7DN5N17E
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New Guide Explores the Past and Bright Future of Coliving

New Guide Explores the Past and Bright Future of Coliving | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
As coworking explodes in popularity, its parallel movement, co-living, is being touted as the next disruption of surplus space. At its essence, co-living offers shared living space and amenities, more housemates than the typical roommate situation, access to a network of properties, and flexible lease options that allow long and short-term residents to live side by side.
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Inventor Of Skype Wants To Save World By Using Bitcoin Technology

Inventor Of Skype Wants To Save World By Using Bitcoin Technology | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The co-founder of the Skype Jaan Tallinn states that he is working on a new project. In the past, he was known to assist the people to talk
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A Shocking NBC News Report Says The Elite Are Preparing To Chip Everyone, Starting With Our Children - PrepperFortress

A Shocking NBC News Report Says The Elite Are Preparing To Chip Everyone, Starting With Our Children - PrepperFortress | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
A Shocking NBC News Report Says The Elite Are Preparing To Chip Everyone, Starting With Our Children Would you allow microchips to be surgically i
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Douglas Rushkoff | Reprogramming the Economy: From Growth to Prosperity

Douglas Rushkoff is the author of "Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus." In his PDF 2016 talk, Rushkoff explains why we shouldn't change ourselves t
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Inside OpenAI, Elon Musk’s Wild Plan to Set Artificial Intelligence Free

Inside OpenAI, Elon Musk’s Wild Plan to Set Artificial Intelligence Free | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

THE FRIDAY AFTERNOON news dump, a grand tradition observed by politicians and capitalists alike, is usually supposed to hide bad news. So it was a little weird that Elon Musk, founder of electric car maker Tesla, and Sam Altman, president of famed tech incubator Y Combinator, unveiled their new artificial intelligence company at the tail end of a weeklong AI conference in Montreal this past December.

 

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Procomuns statement and policies for Commons Collaborative Economies at European level - Commons Transition Wiki

Procomuns statement and policies for Commons Collaborative Economies at European level - Commons Transition Wiki | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
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Historian: When Computers and Biology Converge, Organisms Become Algorithms

Historian: When Computers and Biology Converge, Organisms Become Algorithms | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

‘The basic reaction of the human mind to pleasure and to achievement is not satisfaction; it’s the craving for more.’

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structural challenges to technological emancipation (1/3)

structural challenges to technological emancipation (1/3) | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
structural challenges to technological emancipation: socially necessary discipline The interplay between discipline and freedom, how the former generates the latter and the latter requires the form…
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Difference between revisions of "Rosa Zubizaretta on Meaning-Making Social Technologies" - P2P Foundation

Difference between revisions of "Rosa Zubizaretta on Meaning-Making Social Technologies" - P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

"he good news from my perspective, is that we as humans have actually been developing effective ways to make meaning together, across a wide diversity of initial perspectives. However, many of the "social technologies" that make this possible are not yet widely known, and much less widely applied. Still, just as we already have technologies to generate power from the sun (and only need to invest in them to make them more widely available) we also already have powerful human and social technologies that are largely untapped.

 

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Europe Will Spend €1 Billion to Turn Quantum Physics Into Quantum Technology

Europe Will Spend €1 Billion to Turn Quantum Physics Into Quantum Technology | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
A 10-year-long megaproject will go beyond quantum computing and cryptography to advance other emerging technologies
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Five Filters Moderate The Technological Revolution

Five Filters Moderate The Technological Revolution | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Henning Meyer discusses the ways in which technological progress actually translates into real life.
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Shareable’s Top 21 New Books for Summer

Shareable’s Top 21 New Books for Summer | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
A few times a year, we round up the top new books about cities, sharing, collaboration, social tech, movement trends and more. Here are 21 books worth checking out for Shareable summer reading.
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Locking the Web Open with Decentralizing Tech and Platform Co-ops

Locking the Web Open with Decentralizing Tech and Platform Co-ops | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Since the first browser was created by Sir Tim Berners-Lee over 25 years ago, the World Wide Web has grown to become a massive ecosystem of information that has democratized access to knowledge and culture on the Internet. But today, the Web is under threat.
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The Library of Things: 8 Spaces Changing How We Think About Stuff

The Library of Things: 8 Spaces Changing How We Think About Stuff | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The Library of Things movement is emerging in communities around the world. These spaces give people access to a huge spectrum of items, from board games, party supplies and tennis rackets to saws, kitchen appliances, turntables, clothing and tents, without the burden of ownership.
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Intel x86s hide another CPU that can take over your machine (you can't audit it)

Intel x86s hide another CPU that can take over your machine (you can't audit it) | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Recent Intel x86 processors implement a secret, powerful control mechanism that runs on a separate chip that no one is allowed to audit or examine. When these are eventually compromised, they’…
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The Sustainability Commons: Using Open Source Design to Address Climate Change

The Sustainability Commons: Using Open Source Design to Address Climate Change | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
A growing movement that combines open source design with sustainability is creating an exciting alternative to profit-driven, proprietary sustainability products. As we face urgent issues like climate change, the ability of open source communities to quickly and inexpensively create solutions makes increasing sense.
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The Block Chain Access project | P2P Foundation

The Block Chain Access project is a feasibility study which explores how block chain technology applies to access management for physical spaces.
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Q&A with Felix Weth of Fairmondo, the Platform Co-op that's Taking on eBay

Q&A with Felix Weth of Fairmondo, the Platform Co-op that's Taking on eBay | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Felix Weth (second from right) with other Fairmondo members Felix Weth has taken on a big challenge: create a platform cooperative to compete with the likes of Ebay and help create a new, fair economy. The result of his efforts is Fairmondo, a member-owned digital cooperative that enables people to sell ethical products. Launched 2013 in Germany, Fairmondo is now going global.
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This computer will grow your food in the future

This computer will grow your food in the future | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
What if we could grow delicious, nutrient-dense food, indoors anywhere in the world? Caleb Harper, director of the Open Agriculture Initiative at the MIT Media Lab, wants to change the food system by connecting growers with technology. Get to know Harper's "food computers" and catch a glimpse of what the future of farming might look like.
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