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Shareable: How to Build Trust in the Sharing Economy, Cartoon Edition

Shareable: How to Build Trust in the Sharing Economy, Cartoon Edition | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

General Assembly and The Bold Italic recently teamed up on an event to explore how to build trust in the sharing economy. They created the nifty little cartoon below detailing the key points of their panel discussion.

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#GlobalSquare | Occupying… the World Social Forum | Tunis 24-28 March 2015

#GlobalSquare | Occupying… the World Social Forum | Tunis 24-28 March 2015 | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it


GlobalSquare is an initiative of a group of participants in the newest wave of movement and uprising around the world. We mobilized and organized towards, around and beyond the World Social Forum 2013, a global gathering of social movements and civil society organisations, held in Tunis from 26-30 March 2013. Currently we are planning an intervention by creating an open space in the World Social Forum 2015 taking place in Tunis from 24-28 March 2015.


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Ways of Communicating — Medium

Ways of Communicating — Medium | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Have you ever worked on a highly distributed project, that criss-crosses multiple networks, has a constantly shifting centre of gravity, with aspirations towards horizontality and decentralisation?



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Footprint :: Current issue

Footprint is an academic journal published by the Delft School of Design presenting research regarding architecture and the urban.
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WikiStage is a platform for learning and debate

WikiStage is a platform for learning and debate | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

We provide a stage for the world's most interesting questions. With great events and useful videos, we work to improve education and help strengthen democratic debate in our societies.

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The Podemos revolution: how a small group of radical academics changed European politics | Giles Tremlett

The Podemos revolution: how a small group of radical academics changed European politics | Giles Tremlett | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

podThe long read: Just 15 months after it was founded, Podemos now leads the polls in Spain. Can this grassroots party win power – or is its bubble about to burst?

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The war against humanities at Britain's universities

The war against humanities at Britain's universities | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Our universities are squeezing every ounce of efficiency out of lecturers and focusing on the ‘profitable’ areas of science, tech and maths. Could the humanities be wiped out?
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Micropreneur rights: how do we protect workers in the digital age? - PersonnelToday.com

Micropreneur rights: how do we protect workers in the digital age? - PersonnelToday.com | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
As a new generation of online marketplaces, such as transportation service Uber, start to disrupt existing business models, the big question will be: how c
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Why I want Rachel Botsman to be right

Why I want Rachel Botsman to be right | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Read my interview with Rachel Botsman on the collaborative economy from the #HRTechEurope in London last week. Considered to be a global thought leader on the collaborative economy she is definitel...
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Knowledge Workers Need an Industrial Revolution...

Knowledge Workers Need an Industrial Revolution... | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Information workers waste an inordinate amount of time orchestrating work rather than doing work.
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Will IBM Just Crowd the Internet of Things Space? - 24/7 Wall St.

Will IBM Just Crowd the Internet of Things Space? - 24/7 Wall St. | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Source: ThinkstockAs the Internet of Things (IoT) continues to grow, and more devices connect more people and information across the globe, many key technology companies have to find a way to profit from this or be left in the dust.
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Analysis of the technology critique of Nicholas Carr by Evgeny Morozov

Analysis of the technology critique of Nicholas Carr by Evgeny Morozov | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Excerpted from Evgeny Morozov:
“Nicholas Carr, one of America’s foremost technology critics, is far from acknowledging defeat of any sort—in fact, he betrays no doubts whatsoever about the relevance and utility of his trade.
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The Mining Industry's Surprising Turn to Solar and Wind Energy - Triple Pundit (blog)

The Mining Industry's Surprising Turn to Solar and Wind Energy - Triple Pundit (blog) | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Miners in the Americas, Australia and Africa are beginning to economize with renewable power where grid electricity is expensive – or non-existent.
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Why Millennials Understand The Future Of Work Better Than Anyone Else

Why Millennials Understand The Future Of Work Better Than Anyone Else | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
We can learn a lot about the future of work from how Millennials are approaching and redefining their careers.
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Solutions: The Peer-to-Peer Economy - YouTube

SHOW NOTES AND MP3: https://www.corbettreport.com/?p=14032 If the root of our economic problem is the tendency toward centralized, globalist bureaucracies (l...
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For Hardware Makers, Sharing Their Secrets Is Now Part of the Business Plan

For Hardware Makers, Sharing Their Secrets Is Now Part of the Business Plan | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Patenting everything is so 2005. Companies like Facebook and Tesla Motors have followed the lead of open-source software, and now expose hardware designs possibly worth millions.
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MEGA CORPORATION BUYS OUT INVENTION THAT WOULD PUT OIL AND GAS OUT OF BUSINESS

MEGA CORPORATION BUYS OUT INVENTION THAT WOULD PUT OIL AND GAS OUT OF BUSINESS | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
MEGA CORPORATION BUYS OUT INVENTION THAT WOULD PUT OIL AND GAS OUT OF BUSINESS

In this video Luke Rudkowski travels to Barcelona Spain to meet Miguel Celades who was the offical representatives for the MDI Air Car. The technology and car were...
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Full Show: What the 1% Don't Want Us to Know | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com

Full Show: What the 1% Don't Want Us to Know | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Economist Paul Krugman explains how the United States is becoming an oligarchy - the very system our founders revolted against.
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Maribyrnong Maker Map (M3)

Maribyrnong Maker Map (M3) | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

A 'MakerMap' is an online map that provides information about the people, places and resources in a community that form part of that community's capacity to make things for themselves. It is open, accessible and editable, so that the community can on-goingly build its knowledge and awareness of the 'making' resources in the community, and facilitate interaction and collaboration between artistans, designers and other makers that currently do not know about each other. 

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Understanding the Internet of Things - Bapco Journal

The Internet of Things may have a futuristic ring to it but to Nadine Allen, who is responsible for Ericsson’s ‘Industry & Society’ Business in...
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"Sharing economy" jobs share same independent contractor issues as "regular economy" | Lexology

"Sharing economy" jobs share same independent contractor issues as "regular economy" | Lexology | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

A CNN op-ed piece caught my eye recently as it discussed some of the difficulties the so-called millennial generation is having in Silicon Valley and elsewhere when it comes to finding gainful employment. It paints a very grim picture about “sharing economy” jobs like Uber, Lyft, or Instacart. The writer opines that “[t]he sharing-economy jobs are even worse than minimum wage jobs because they offer no stability or protections for workers. Sharing economy jobs aren't really jobs at all; they’re freelance gigs.” It refers to the sharing-economy as the “share the scraps” economy. Those are strong words, and the author doesn’t even touch on the wage and hour implications of the “sharing economy.”

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Airbnb, Uber opponents build barriers rather than compete, asking consumers to pay price

Airbnb, Uber opponents build barriers rather than compete, asking consumers to pay price | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Regulations pushed by incumbent businesses to protect their turf only end up stifling growth and hurting consumers.
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