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"However, the magnitude of our dream is too large for just us, and we need you"1Introduction - Why build open communities today?In the past decade, we have seen the rise of incredibly successful projects built by a new form of collective effort: the open community. Open Communities are different to traditional, locally anchored communities. But they are also different to multinational organizations. They are more akin to consciously directed ecosystems – ecosystems with a mission.The most famous examples of successful open communities are Linux, Wikipedia, Drupal, and more recently OpenStreetMap. My experience with open communities started in 2008 when I joined the French Drupal community. Drupal is an open source web-based content management system (CMS).During the 2 years in which I participated in the Drupal France community, it grew from a dozen contributors to many more, allowing the community to organize a 900-person event in September 2009. The Drupal community is historically very horizontal, with no single company or individual being the main driver of the Drupal product. We should note that this absence of centralized control is not a given for every open source product: Wordpress is another successful open source CMS, but its design and roadmap is controlled by the company that built it, Automattic. In that sense the Drupal ecosystem of individuals and organizations is closer to the Wikipedia or OpenStreetMap ecosystems than to the Wordpress ecosystem – even though [...]
Depuis juin 2013, David alias Troqman, jeune français basé à Amsterdam, illustre son carnet de voyage appelé "Cartoon Bombing" avec des actions qui interagissent avec le monde des vivants. La dessin et la photo deviennent les meilleurs alliés dans des aventures cartoonesques. randomdam.blogspot.nl
Jean-Claude Juncker, a présenté son équipe. Les nouveaux responsables du numérique sont loin d’être des spécialistes. Bonne nouvelle pour les géants du Net, moins bonne pour l’Europe numérique. Portraits.
The Center for Social Media showcases and analyzes media for public knowledge and action—media made by, for, and with publics to address the problems that they share. We pay particular attention to the evolution of documentary film and video in a digital era. With research, public events, and convenings, we explore the fast-changing environment for public media.
After more than 60 years of success in the European literary market, German publishing giant Bastei Lübbe is venturing into brand new territory and launching projects in the United States for the first time.