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on peer-to-peer dynamics in the field of politics, economics and institutions
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Open letter from Russell Brand to Jo the Banker

Hello Jo - Dark Mountain - Medium
You want to talk about inequality? I’m standing here and my lunch is getting cold because I can’t get into my office. — Jo the Banker
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Decentralization is key in scaling up to fight poverty

The brand of whole-systems design we call “zero-based design” describes how to establish and manage a large-scale enterprise — from scratch — that will reduce the incidence of poverty in many nations. Among the principles of this field is that the whole, multinational social enterprise must be envisioned at the outset and business-model decisions made that will facilitate rapid scaling up.
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The Future of Privacy - Pew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project

The Future of Privacy - Pew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Will governments and corporations expand current tracking policies? Or will innovators create new ways for individuals to control personal information?
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From M2M to IoT: Old industries must learn new tricks - Computerworld

From M2M to IoT: Old industries must learn new tricks - Computerworld | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The way connected devices are evolving in industry, where they've been used for years, says a lot about why IoT has the potential to be something very big.
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Can activists provide useful scientific data? - Newsworks.org

Can activists provide useful scientific data? - Newsworks.org | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Joanne Martin stands on the muddy bank of Brady Run a stream in Beaver County in western Pennsylvania To get there she crawled down a steep gravel slope ducking low tree branches and stepping over
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The fall and rise of the news bundle - Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard

The fall and rise of the news bundle - Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
"The notifications from news apps that make it onto that lock screen are in prime position to capture attention. The lock screen is the new bundle."
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The Ten Trends That Will Dominate 2015 - PSFK (blog)

The Ten Trends That Will Dominate 2015 - PSFK (blog) | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Our crystal ball tells us what to look forward to in the year to come
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Peer-to-Peer Economy Could Benefit from Better, Not More, Regulation - Government Technology

Peer-to-Peer Economy Could Benefit from Better, Not More, Regulation - Government Technology | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Instead of shutting down carpooling, the California PUC should study how it can create a regulatory framework allowing for innovative business models that are good for entrepreneurs.
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Is Gmail Google's Way to the Future? - CMSWire

Google wants you to keep your files on Google Drive and for you to spend more time in Gmail. So it's raising its game and your experience to help make that happen. And this is no small deal for Google.
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e-Estonia:Life in a networked Society - YouTube

Technologies enable people to interact, innovate and share information in totally new ways. People are empowered, business is liberated and the society is mo...
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Clay Shirky on Internet Issues Facing Newspapers

Construction Equipment AuctionApril 11, 2013http://purplewave.co/130411Auction flyer - http://www.purplewave.com/scripts/v.p... playlist - https://www.youtub...
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'Sharing economy' gets its share of complaints, critics - Korea JoongAng Daily

'Sharing economy' gets its share of complaints, critics - Korea JoongAng Daily | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Is the so-called “sharing economy” really all about sharing? If so, why is it making negative headlines all across the world?

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Will Ripple Eclipse Bitcoin? - Slashdot

Will Ripple Eclipse Bitcoin? - Slashdot | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
First time accepted submitter groggy.android writes This year's biggest news about Bitcoin may well turn out not to be the repeat of its surge in value last year against the dollar and other state currencies but its impending eclipse by another independent but corporate-backed digital currency. Popu...
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Jonathon Porritt: Community energy is becoming a force for real change

Jonathon Porritt: Community energy is becoming a force for real change | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The launch of Community Energy England and developments in the cooperative energy sector offer great potential for generating wealth, says the environmentalist
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Open Source Circular Economy Days 2015 | a global conference and workshop-week on open source circular economy – open source to make the world go round

Open Source Circular Economy Days 2015 | a global conference and workshop-week on open source circular economy – open source to make the world go round | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The Open Source Circular Economy Days will bring together some of the world's brightest professionals and activists from the fields of open source hardware and software, open data, waste management, the circular economy and the sharing economy in order to develop, prototype and exchange ideas for an Open Source Circular Economy.
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Top 10 open source interviews in 2014 - opensource.com

Top 10 open source interviews in 2014 - opensource.com | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
This year on Opensource.com, we published a fantastic number of interviews with open source professionals.
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At the Heart of New Ways of Working are Trusted Communities - Huffington Post

At the Heart of New Ways of Working are Trusted Communities - Huffington Post | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
A connected network knows no boundaries as it enables people internally and externally to connect around purpose and common needs and interests....
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Social media and the end of gender

Social media and the end of gender | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Media and advertising companies still use the same old demographics to understand audiences, but they're becoming increasingly harder to track online, says media researcher Johanna Blakley.
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Rise of the car-sharing apps poses threat to auto sector

Rise of the car-sharing apps poses threat to auto sector | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
LONDON - The humble smartphone could throw a spanner in the works of the car sector's post-crisis turnaround, with the big manufacturers facing a long-term threat from apps that make it easier and cheaper to share or hire vehicles than to buy them.
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2015 Crowdfunding Trends: Mergers, Acquisitions & Extensive Collaborations - Crowdfund Insider

2015 Crowdfunding Trends: Mergers, Acquisitions & Extensive Collaborations - Crowdfund Insider | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The crowdfunding industry in 2014 has experienced immense growth. In the last three years crowdfunding has tripled according to Clearity, and according to
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The Story of Solutions - YouTube

The Story of Solutions explores how we can move our economy in a more sustainable and just direction, starting with orienting ourselves toward a new goal. In...
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What's Next for the Sharing Economy?

What's Next for the Sharing Economy? | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
With successes such as Uber and Airbnb, peer-to-peer businesses are here to stay.
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Make 2015 the Year You Finally Launch Your Own Startup - Huffington Post

Make 2015 the Year You Finally Launch Your Own Startup - Huffington Post | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Around the world we are facing unprecedented unemployment -- even in the developed world. Youth are particularly hard hit. In 2014 more than 1.6 million students graduated from American colleges and universities. Many moved directly into the swollen ranks of the unemployed. After taking on enormous debt to finance their studies, they ended up competing for unpaid internships or low-paying jobs for which their education is irrelevant. This violates the tacit pact made with them: If they were industrious, law-abiding and diligent students, their lives would be prosperous.

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