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How does extreme manufacturing work

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Jeff Sutherland explains the methodological ideas behind the Xtreme Manufacturing process used to design the WikiSpeed cars:

 
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Generous welfare benefits make people more likely to want to work, not less

Generous welfare benefits make people more likely to want to work, not less | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Generous welfare benefit levels make people who are not in employment more likely to want to work rather than less, new research suggests. "Many scholars and commentators fear that generous social benefits threaten the sustainability of the welfare state due to work norm erosion, disincentives to work and dependency cultures," the researchers say. "This article concludes that there are few signs that groups with traditionally weaker bonds to the labor market are less motivated to work if they li
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Open Offices Back In Vogue -- Thanks To Millennials - Forbes

Open Offices Back In Vogue -- Thanks To Millennials - Forbes | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Open offices have again become the workplace standard—but is this format good for productivity?
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Thailand, International Oil, and the Future of Energy - Center for Research on Globalization

Center for Research on Globalization Thailand, International Oil, and the Future of Energy Center for Research on Globalization Open matters of national security instinctively would never be left open to the meddling of foreign interests – be they...
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Regulating the Liberator: Prospects for the Regulation of 3D Printing » Journal of Peer Production

Regulating the Liberator: Prospects for the Regulation of 3D Printing » Journal of Peer Production | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
In-depth look at legal & ethical implications of #3dprinting guns in the Journal of Peer Production: http://t.co/kJlnhL9H9M
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Coinbase Seeks 'Invasive' Details on US Bitcoin Mining Operations

Coinbase Seeks 'Invasive' Details on US Bitcoin Mining Operations | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Coinbase's compliance office is seeking to acquire operational information from bitcoin mining companies in a process that some of the sector's businesses are framing as an infringement on their trade secrets.
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Climate change: Embed the social sciences in climate policy - Nature.com

Climate change: Embed the social sciences in climate policy - Nature.com | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
David G. Victor calls for the IPCC process to be extended to include insights into controversial social and behavioural issues.
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The UK's political system is dying, but digital technology offers an alternative - The Guardian

The UK's political system is dying, but digital technology offers an alternative - The Guardian | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Politicians can reverse the public’s disenchantment with politics, but only once they fully embrace the digital age
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Millennials Release Latest List of Demands - Transworld Business

Millennials Release Latest List of Demands - Transworld Business | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Millennials Release Latest List of Demands
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Video: Daniel Hassan of the Robin Hood Minor Asset Management Commons-Supporting Hedge Fund | P2P Foundation

Video: Daniel Hassan of the Robin Hood Minor Asset Management Commons-Supporting Hedge Fund | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
“In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert warn against trusting bureaucrats bearing false economy as ‘shocking austerity’ and ‘bed blocking costs more than is allegedly saved. In the second half, Max interviews Daniel Hassan of the Robin Hood Minor Asset Management hedge fund which rides the wave of trading whales …
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The End of Meaningless Jobs is a Win For Us All - Singularity Hub

The End of Meaningless Jobs is a Win For Us All - Singularity Hub | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Many experts studying the topic of automation believe that the current rate of advancement is leading us into a future with less and less available
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Could Syriza boost the co-operative economy in Greece?

Could Syriza boost the co-operative economy in Greece? | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Excerpted from Anca Voinea: “In its manifesto, Syriza highlights the importance of reviving the co-op movement as a form of social and economic activity for the future, and suggests drawing up a strategy by looking at the most suitable sectors for...
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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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Over population, over consumption - in pictures

Over population, over consumption - in pictures | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
How do you raise awareness about population explosion? One group thought that the simplest way would be to show people
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Why PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel thinks American democracy is dead - Washington Post (blog)

Why PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel thinks American democracy is dead - Washington Post (blog) | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Today, in how Silicon Valley misunderstands how Washington works.
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3D printing will transform everything about the way we live, says specialist ... - ABC Science Online

3D printing will transform everything about the way we live, says specialist ... - ABC Science Online | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
A digital and disruptive technologies specialist says 3D printing will transform everything about the way we live within a matter of years. Steve Sammartino says 3D printing will have an even bigger impact on economies and society than the internet.
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Uber, Lyft decisions highlight difficulty of classifying workers in the modern economy | Lexology

Uber, Lyft decisions highlight difficulty of classifying workers in the modern economy | Lexology | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
"The test the California courts have developed over the 20th Century for classifying workers isn't very helpful in addressing . . . 21st Century…
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This 26-year-old grad student didn't really debunk Piketty, but what he did do ... - Vox

The crucial role of exclusionary zoning in driving inequality.
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Why open source and enterprise users are natural allies - opensource.com

Why open source and enterprise users are natural allies - opensource.com | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Numerous real-world examples clearly demonstrate that pairing open source technology with a commercial business to refine marketing and delivery to the enterprise user is a highly successful hybrid model, and one that is likely to become increasingly...
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The Personal Is Political - Monthly Review

The Personal Is Political - Monthly Review | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
In this essay, I look at the problems facing progressives and those on the political left in the United States in participating in political analysis and debate in mainstream journalism and the news media.
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IBM And Apple Release Eight More Enterprise Apps For Healthcare, Airlines And More

IBM And Apple Release Eight More Enterprise Apps For Healthcare, Airlines And More | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
 Apple and IBM’s partnership that has the companies working together to produce enterprise-friendly apps has expanded yet again with the addition of eight more apps designed for iOS devices, including the iPhone and iPad, bringing the total number...
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6D Printing Now Available, As is 3D Moon Dust Printing, Invisible Filament & 3D Printed Wine

6D Printing Now Available, As is 3D Moon Dust Printing, Invisible Filament & 3D Printed Wine | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
There’s been some serious competition in the 3D printing marketplace so far this month, bringing affordable and very desirable items to the public — all via the annual vehicle of surprise known as April...
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The Age of Selfishness

The Age of Selfishness | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
“A graphic look at Ayn Rand’s life, libertarianism, the financial crisis of 2008, and where the financial world is headed now”
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Brian Dean, “Antiwork – a radical shift in how we view ‘jobs’”

Brian Dean, “Antiwork – a radical shift in how we view ‘jobs’” | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Antiwork sentiment pervades society, but the basic income movement is one reason to be optimistic.
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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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