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GitHub Is Helping Companies Work Together by Crowdsourcing Software - Entrepreneur

GitHub Is Helping Companies Work Together by Crowdsourcing Software - Entrepreneur | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Even GitHub uses GitHub: Co-founder and CEO Tom Preston-Werner recently experienced in a very meta way the power of his online hosting service for software-development projects (and the largest open-source community around). Preston-Werner asked users to help him build a new type of data format; within two days, hundreds of contributions to the project had been made.

 

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With P2P: Spain's 'citizen candidates' shake up politics | P2P Foundation

With P2P: Spain's 'citizen candidates' shake up politics | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
"The most realistic option is to combine electoral democracy with new forms of deliberative and participative democracy".
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Imran Awan's comment, May 25, 3:20 AM
He should create new political party. http://www.siyasat.pk/
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The BrainCard Open Source hardware: Arduino & Raspberry Pi

Make projects think with the BrainCard open source hardware: Arduino & Raspberry Pi compatible. Support this project here: ... The BrainCard Open Source ...
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Towards a new municipal agenda in Spain | P2P Foundation

Towards a new municipal agenda in Spain | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Carlos Delclós writes about new generation of activist-politicians advancing the municipal agenda in Spain.
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What is Open Knowledge? - YouTube | Global MOOC...

What is Open Knowledge? - YouTube | Global MOOC... | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
A brief promotional video about the free Open Knowledge course, offered on the OpenEdX platform.
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Pirate Party censored from helping folks avoid Pirate Bay block

Pirate Party censored from helping folks avoid Pirate Bay block | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Pirate Party and the Pirate Bay are huge news lately, as well as the Dutch courts have turned on the spotlight on the problems of net liberty, censorship an
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Elon Musk will not save us: Why libertarians waiting for a superman are ... - Salon

Elon Musk will not save us: Why libertarians waiting for a superman are ... - Salon | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Conservatives arguing that Silicon Valley will save us from climate change are playing ideological make believe
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Is your information governance plan ready for the Internet-of-Things? - HRmagazine.co.uk

Is your information governance plan ready for the Internet-of-Things? - HRmagazine.co.uk | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
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Is your information governance plan ready for the Internet-of-Things?
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On the importance of Convertibility for Mutual Credit currencies | P2P Foundation

On the importance of Convertibility for Mutual Credit currencies | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Excerpted from Anthony Migchels: 1. “Modern complementary currencies either allow for interest free credit, or for convertibility to euro or dollar. This explains to a large extent why interest free credit is not the norm and why Banks still exist.
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We All Think We're Individuals. Here's Why That's Not True, And Why The Lie Is ... - Huffington Post

We All Think We're Individuals. Here's Why That's Not True, And Why The Lie Is ... - Huffington Post | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The world capitalist economic system has become so dysfunctional in the 21st Century that it cannot be defended rationally, but requires a particular moral/political ideology grounded in the assumption that human beings are fundamentally to be...
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Are we being watched? Brendan Molloy, Pirate Party

Are we being watched? Should we be afraid? How real is our democracy? This panel featured a range of speakers including Senator Scott Ludlam, WA Greens ...
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Study: 'Sharing Economy' Could Make Some Regulations Obsolete - Daily Caller

Study: 'Sharing Economy' Could Make Some Regulations Obsolete - Daily Caller | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Regulators have spent decades trying to protect consumers from exploitation by predatory sellers, but the Internet may have already solved the problem.
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The DNA of the Open Enterprise (CSW Global 2015)

By Roland Harwood, Co-founder & Networks Partner, 100% Open Get first-hand experiences of how many of the world's most innovative enterprises, such as ...
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The Uber-ization of CPAs

The sharing economy is transforming our world ... and CPAs in particular need to pay close attention. Rachel Botsman, a global expert on these issues, takes a ...
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Tim O'Reilly: Changing the World by Spreading the Knowledge of Innovators - Huffington Post

Tim O'Reilly: Changing the World by Spreading the Knowledge of Innovators - Huffington Post | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The combination of innovative technology and new business models underlie the most exciting developments coming out of start-ups and large organizations, and the innovators creating these disruptions have influence that extends into the global...
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Richard Stallman on "Intellectual Property" | P2P Foundation

Richard Stallman on "Intellectual Property" | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
I know Stallman is not everyone’s cup of tea but he does have a way of breaking down apparently complex issues so that they can be easily understood.
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The Future of Work is Here: Are You Ready for the New Reality? - Prowess

The Future of Work is Here: Are You Ready for the New Reality?  - Prowess | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Tweet If you work in a big organisation today, odds are that you will be self-employed in the very near future. How can you equip yourself for the new reality.
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Promoting Open Knowledge and Open Science : Report of the Current State of Repositories | InfoDoc MicroVeille

« This briefing paper presents an overview of the international repository landscape. The paper has been produced by COAR on behalf of the Aligning Repository Networks Committee, a group of senior representatives from repository networks around the world. While principally intended for the Global Research Council (GRC), the paper has also been written with a broader audience in mind.
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The Collaborative Economy: Disruption and Opportunity for Associations - Associations Now

The Collaborative Economy: Disruption and Opportunity for Associations - Associations Now | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Uber, Airbnb, and other companies in the collaborative economy are borrowing some of associations' key sources of value—collaboration and networks—and disrupting industries left and right, according to author Rachel Botsman.
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The great debate: to collapse (followed by resurgence) or to transform ? | P2P Foundation

The great debate: to collapse (followed by resurgence) or to transform ? | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Interesting conference report on debates within the environmental movements, excerpted from Michael Bayliss: “On Friday the 13th of February I attended the “Great Debate: To Collapse or Not to Collapse,” hosted by the Sustainable Living Festival at the Deakin Auditorium. The following Wednesday I attended a screening on the movie Cowspiracy, hosted by Animal Liberation …
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Paul Krugman | Preliminary Notes on Inequality and Urbanism - New York Times (blog)

Paul Krugman | Preliminary Notes on Inequality and Urbanism - New York Times (blog) | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Not a one-sided story.
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Everything you need to know about the future of print media in a single chart - Fortune

Everything you need to know about the future of print media in a single chart - Fortune | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
KPCB analyst Mary Meeker has a slide in her "state of the Internet" presentation that sums up the future of print—and it's not good.
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The real sharing economy doesn’t require apps, just kindness

The real sharing economy doesn't require apps, just kindness ...
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What is Open Source?

An explanation of Open Source (open source hardware, open design, open data, free software, free culture, open education) created for the Open Source ...
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Should we fear the future workplace - or embrace change? - BBC News

Should we fear the future workplace - or embrace change? - BBC News | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
What does the future of work hold? Is it a frightening world of machine encroachment and narrowing opportunities - or is it an exciting and dynamic place we should look forward to?
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The prospects for radical democracy (2): how Flatpack Democracy disenclosed local elections in the UK | P2P Foundation

The prospects for radical democracy (2): how Flatpack Democracy disenclosed local elections in the UK | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Excerpted from John Harris: “A small-scale revolution that has turned local politics there, and elsewhere, on its head. The basic aim seems both simple and benign: “Taking political power at a local level, then using it to enable people to have a greater say in the decisions that affect their lives.” But the results have …
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