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3D-Printable Gun Project Announces Plans For A For-Profit Search Engine Startup - Forbes

3D-Printable Gun Project Announces Plans For A For-Profit Search Engine Startup - Forbes | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

For the last six months, Cody Wilson and his non-profit group Defense Distributed have worked towards a controversial goal: Tomake as many firearm components as possible into 3D-printable, downloadable files. Now they’re seeking to make those files searchable, too–and to make a profit while they’re at it.

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The sharing economy must share the risks - Financial Times

The sharing economy must share the risks - Financial Times | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
This has been the year of Uber. “Everyone is starting to worry about being Ubered,” Maurice Lévy, chief executive of advertising group Publicis, told the Financial Times this week.
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From Mass Production to Mass Collaboration: Institutionalized Hindrances to Social Platforms in the Workplace | Pettersen | Nordic Journal of Science and Technology

From Mass Production to Mass Collaboration: Institutionalized Hindrances to Social Platforms in the Workplace | Pettersen | Nordic Journal of Science and Technology | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
“From Mass Production to Mass Collaboration: Institutionalized Hindrances to Social Platforms in the Workplace”
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Business Models for Open Source Hardware

This is an extended version of the presentation I did at the Open Hardware Summit 2014 in Rome, during the open hardware business models workshop I facilitated…
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The Sharing Economy and Consumer Protection Regulation: The Case for Policy Change | Mercatus

The Sharing Economy and Consumer Protection Regulation: The Case for Policy Change | Mercatus | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The "sharing economy" is an economic powerhouse. A new study explains how it works and regulatory implications: http://t.co/PP9O1DzP7s
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Empathy can thrive in an online world - Financial Times

Empathy can thrive in an online world - Financial Times | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The fear that the growing popularity of online computer games, Skype and email is destroying the ability of people to develop essential interpersonal skills is unfounded, according to a study by a team of US-based academics.
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Growing Your Apps in Isolation - Businessweek

Growing Your Apps in Isolation - Businessweek | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Amazon, Google, and IBM use Docker’s tools. Can the startup make money?
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MBAs Predict The Future: Sharing Economy Drives Freelance Consulting - BusinessBecause

MBAs Predict The Future: Sharing Economy Drives Freelance Consulting - BusinessBecause | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The sharing economy is uprooting the traditional employment market. MBA students are increasingly turning to project-based consulting work.
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Unlocking And Making The Most Out Of The Sharing Economy

Unlocking And Making The Most Out Of The Sharing Economy | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The Sharing Economy is the latest way of doing business we look at some ideas by Founder & CEO of LoveHomeSwap Debbie Wosskow on the subject.
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Death of a public sector industry - Record

Death of a public sector industry - Record | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
With falling demand and lack of satisfaction the HMT watches made in the public sector were not being lifted off the shelf, piliig up the inventory.
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What is sharing economy?

What is sharing economy? | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Let´s imagine three digital urbanites: Sam, Luke and Vicky. Vicky is an Australian based in New York whereas Sam and Luke live in London. Sam and Luke need a place to host them as they are traveling to San Francisco in the next couple of weeks. They refuse to stay at an anonymous hotel looking the same as the many they have been to, over the past decade. They would rather find a cosy flat in the center, so they decide to check online the available possibilities offered by the site Airbnb. They settle for the creatively decorated studio-flat of Vicky, as they are drawn by its beautiful pictures displayed online.

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Leveraging 3D Laser Scanning Capabilities for Reverse Engineering

Leveraging 3D Laser Scanning Capabilities for Reverse Engineering | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Is your product undergoing a decline stage? Do you want to analyze design flaws in an existing product and develop something better? Do you want to get an insight into competitor products and brace up your designs to stand tall against all competition? Then reverse engineering is for you.

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10 Predictions for Enterprise Collaboration in 2015 - Telecom Reseller (press release)

10 Predictions for Enterprise Collaboration in 2015 - Telecom Reseller (press release) | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

AUSTIN, TX–(Marketwired – Dec 17, 2014) – Enterprise collaboration is booming. Companies are seeking ways to enable better communication with employees and customers. Trey Tramonte, President and CEO of Bloomfire, a leading enterprise knowledge and collaboration platform, today announced his 2015 predictions covering emerging social business trends in the way employees, customers and partners connect, work and collaborate with each other.

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The Hydrogen Economy 2002 by Rifkin, Jeremy 1585421936 - gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now

The Hydrogen Economy 2002 by Rifkin, Jeremy 1585421936 - gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The Hydrogen Economy 2002 by Rifkin, Jeremy 1585421936 in gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now - Deals and Offers Online - Discounts and Promotions
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What the 'Sharing Economy' Costs Workers - KQED

What the 'Sharing Economy' Costs Workers - KQED | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Critics say the tech startups are normalizing what is really unprotected, deregulated contract labor.
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The Sharing Economy and The Public Good, Part 1

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Who wins, who loses and what's destined to change if a sharing economy is sustainable: business, society or the state? Featuring economic and social theorist Jeremy Rifkin, and panelists Bob Rae, Anita M.
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Machine Politics - The New Yorker

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In the summer of 2007, Apple released the iPhone, in an exclusive partnership with A.T. & T. George Hotz, a seventeen-year-old from Glen Rock, New Jersey, was a T-Mobile subscriber. He wanted an iPhone, but he also wanted to make calls using his existing network, so he decided to hack the phone.

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Uber Strikes Deal With Portland to Suspend Service for Three Months

Uber Strikes Deal With Portland to Suspend Service for Three Months | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Uber reached an agreement with Portland to suspend operations in the city for three months while regulators work to revise rules around taxis that currently prohibit ridesharing apps.
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The sharing economy is not as disruptive as you would think

The sharing economy is not as disruptive as you would think | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
When they first hit the market, apps like Uber and Airbnb were heralded as poster-children for the sharing economy. But are they as disruptive as they seem?
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Protecting the Internet From Government Control - Re/code

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The multi-stakeholder model must prevail for more countries around the world to realize the transformative benefits of Internet connectivity.
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How does Uber's surge pricing work – and how ethical is it? - Phys.Org

How does Uber's surge pricing work – and how ethical is it? - Phys.Org | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Popular cab-hailing service Uber seems as accident-prone as ever, attracting criticism for quadrupling its rate to a minimum of $100 during the Sydney siege hostage situation.
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Ancient Athens shows what your business can expect from the 3D printing ... - BRW

Ancient Athens shows what your business can expect from the 3D printing ... - BRW | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
After two or three centuries during which manufacturing consolidated into larger and larger enterprises, technology is restoring opportunities for the lone craftsman making things at home, with extraordinary consequences for careers and lifestyles.
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What Is The Sharing Economy, And What Does It Mean For You?

What Is The Sharing Economy, And What Does It Mean For You? | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Ten years ago, if you needed a place to crash for the night, you would likely check into a hotel. If you didn't have a car but needed to get somewhere, you'd call a cab.
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Uber, Lyft drivers may soon be allowed to do business at LAX - KABC-TV

Uber, Lyft drivers may soon be allowed to do business at LAX - KABC-TV | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The LAX Airport Commission is considering a proposal to allow rideshare companies to operate at the airport, but not without regulations.
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