Peer2Politics
Follow
Find
110.9K views | +47 today
 
Scooped by jean lievens
onto Peer2Politics
Scoop.it!

The Evolution of BitTorrent's Legally - Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)

The Evolution of BitTorrent's Legally - Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog) | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

A total number of active monthly users on BitTorrent is estimated to be more than a quarter of a billion. At any given instant, it is claimed BitTorrent has more users than YouTube and Facebook combined. Approximately 70% of all internet traffic is BitTorrent peer-to-peer (“P2P”) activity.

 
more...
No comment yet.
Peer2Politics
on peer-to-peer dynamics in the field of politics, economics and institutions
Curated by jean lievens
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Civic groups putting together open program to detect spyware

Civic groups putting together open program to detect spyware | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
New program comes in response to evidence that the NIS purchased spyware to snoop on South Korean civilians
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

▶ yochai benkler - YouTube

thumbnail via "Yochai Benkler" by Joi - http://www.flickr.com/photos/joi/536642630/sizes/o/in/photostream/. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons - ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Paul Mason - is capitalism dead? | Guardian Live

In the wake of the financial crisis and with the rapid rise of new technologies, award-winning economist and journalist, Paul Mason, believes we are on the cusp ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Video of the Day: TOGETHER - How cooperatives show resilience to the crisis | P2P Foundation

Video of the Day: TOGETHER - How cooperatives show resilience to the crisis | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The documentary TOGETHER - shows the resilience of the cooperatives and participative enterprises in industry and services to the crisis.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

The Social Labs Revolution – Zaid Hassan

People often ask, “If we can put a man on the moon, why can't we solve global hunger?” That very question demonstrates the fatal flaw in the dominant way of ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Building "Bricks" in the Age of Collaborative Architecture

Building "Bricks" in the Age of Collaborative Architecture | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The open-source platform encourages architects to share images and information about building elements.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Questioning The Left: Current Leftist Theory and the Collapse of the Left. How to Rebuild Leftist Policies

Questioning The Left: Current Leftist Theory and the Collapse of the Left. How to Rebuild Leftist Policies | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Below is a transcript of an email interview I did with writers Gregory Smulewicz-Zucker and Michael J. Thompson who co-authored the article “The Treason of Intellectual Radicalism and the Collapse of Leftist Politics” which appeared in the Winter 2015 edition of the academic journal Logos: A Journal of Modern Society and Culture. 


more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Debunking The Myth Of Why Workers Need Managers - Forbes

Forbes Debunking The Myth Of Why Workers Need Managers Forbes Frederic Laloux's Reinventing Organizations(Nelson Parker, Mar 2014) recounts the success story of energy company AES in its early decades as a shining example of self-managing...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

▶ Socialism DOES Work | Jeremy Corbyn | Oxford Union - YouTube

Jeremy Corbyn gives his argument that Socialism does work. SUBSCRIBE for more speakers ► http://is.gd/OxfordUnion Jeremy Corbyn addresses the issue of health...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Erik Olin Wright on the Role of the State, the Market and Civil Society | P2P Foundation

Erik Olin Wright on the Role of the State, the Market and Civil Society | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Erik Olin Wright, from a 2007 text in ‘Compass Points': “Capitalism would be an unreproducible and chaotic social order if the state played the minimalist role specified in the libertarian fantasy, but it would also, as Polanyi argued, function much more erratically if civil society was absorbed into the economy as a fully commodified and …
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Collaborative platforms bring communities together in Headlands

Collaborative platforms bring communities together in Headlands | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Heal Zimbabwe Trust on the 23rd and 24th of July 2015, joined communities in Headlands district and carried out two collaborative neutral platforms (nhimbes).
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Technology critical to the Future of Work - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Technology critical to the Future of Work - Scoop.co.nz (press release) | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Is it time for coding to be taught in all our schools to prepare Kiwi kids for the Future of Work? Do we need to create digital apprenticeships? Would digital hubs help lure employers to our regions?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Democratic socialism is flourishing - Nolan Chart LLC

While capitalism, liberty, and freedom of choice are losing support democratic socialism is flourishing. What is leading a free nation into bondage?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Open science projects you may have missed | Opensource.com

Open science projects you may have missed | Opensource.com | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
A list of 16 awesome open science projects you may have missed. Plus, three bonus reads. These are bookmark-worthy, folks.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

“Sharing economy is not just a tech trend” - SmartCompany.com.au

“Sharing economy is not just a tech trend” - SmartCompany.com.au | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The rise of Uber, Airbnb is no passing fad, according to Rachel Botsman, the author and founder of the Collaborative Lab.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

The corporate campaigns to nullify legislation | P2P Foundation

The corporate campaigns to nullify legislation | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

As allegedly “innovative” firms increasingly influence our economy and culture, they must be held accountable for the power they exercise. Otherwise, corporate nullification will further entrench a two-tier system of justice, where individuals and small firms abide by one set of laws, and mega-firms create their own regime of privilege for themselves and power over others

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Building Better Organizations with Collective Intelligence: Webinar with Tom Malone

How can your organization be more productive, effective, and intelligent? By harnessing organizational approaches made possible by the latest communications ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Ali Clabburn: The way toward a pure sharing economy - OuiShare Fest 2015 [Eng]

Ali Clabburn: The way toward a pure sharing economy http://ouisharefest.com.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

9 stories of science evolving with open source - opensource.com

9 stories of science evolving with open source - opensource.com | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
In this year's series, learn more about how science is evolving through open source.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

A job revolution is coming, and we can't ignore it

A job revolution is coming, and we can't ignore it | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
We need to confront the changing nature of work and technology, and admit that jobs are on the line. Let's not bury our heads in the sand and let the discussion be dominated by vested interests and naysayers.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Jeremy Corbyn's Labour leadership bid has a momentum even he didn't expect

Jeremy Corbyn's Labour leadership bid has a momentum even he didn't expect | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Anti-austerity candidate has tapped into strong public antipathy towards slick politicians. Win or lose, he has brought excitement to the campaign
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Presenting the Open Content Exchange Platform | OpenGLAM

Presenting the Open Content Exchange Platform | OpenGLAM | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Last year Open Knowledge joined the eSpace (Europeana Space) project to cooperate on the work for the Content Space, one of the spaces of possibility for the creative reuse of digital cultural content which this project is developing. Recently this Content Space went live, including the first version of the Open Content Exchange Platform, a resource developed by Open Knowledge that provides guidelines and tools for the effective exchange of public domain and openly licensed content between both suppliers and users of open content. - See more at: http://openglam.org/2015/07/29/presenting-the-open-content-exchange-platform/?__scoop_post=87cfed30-378f-11e5-d390-001018304b75&__scoop_topic=429019#__scoop_post=87cfed30-378f-11e5-d390-001018304b75&__scoop_topic=429019

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Cohealo CEO: Health Care Sharing Economy | Mad Money | CNBC

Jim Cramer speaks to the top brass of the company that is a potential game changer for your health care bill. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

P2PVALUE project drives peer production forward...

P2PVALUE project drives peer production forward... | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
P2PVALUE project drives peer production forwardCordis NewsDeveloped using Drupal, the technology behind the directory is robust but also flexible enough to, for example, manage different categories of users ?
more...
No comment yet.