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Se il mutuo soccorso è atipico | Comune-info

Se il mutuo soccorso è atipico | Comune-info | gasismi | Scoop.it
In Italia le società di mutuo soccorso sono oltre 1.500 e il numero di lavoratori soci è in crescita. Alcuni atipici tra loro, cioè precari e autonomi, hanno anche cominciato ...
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Organic Food Purists Worry About Big Companies’ Influence

Organic Food Purists Worry About Big Companies’ Influence | gasismi | Scoop.it
Large corporations now dominate in organic foods, and some people think this has led to a watering down of the industry.
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Amsterdam Tries to Change Culture With ‘Repair Cafes’

Amsterdam Tries to Change Culture With ‘Repair Cafes’ | gasismi | Scoop.it

At Amsterdam’s first Repair Cafe, an event originally held in a theater’s foyer, then in a rented room in a former hotel and now in a community center a couple of times a month, people can bring in whatever they want to have repaired, at no cost, by volunteers who just like to fix things.

 

Conceived of as a way to help people reduce waste, the Repair Cafe concept has taken off since its debut two and a half years ago


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Mariusz Leś's comment, May 9, 2012 5:59 AM
Nice to see others have similar problems. Manufacturers tend to see it another way: cheaper and better is to buy a new gadget than repair.
Angela Natividad's comment, May 9, 2012 6:04 AM
I know, it's terrible. Someone recently bragged to me about how every time his iPhone gets a little scratch, he just takes it in and has it replaced for a new one.
HUBMODE's curator insight, May 9, 2016 1:20 AM

Repair and recycle:rediscover what we have

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Greek community's alternative currency

Greek community's alternative currency | gasismi | Scoop.it
A small community in Greece adopts a bartering system as an alternative way to purchase goods amidst the financial crisis gripping the country.
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SOPA Boycotts and the False Ideals of the Web

SOPA Boycotts and the False Ideals of the Web | gasismi | Scoop.it
The keepers of the flame of free speech are banishing people for their speech.
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What’s Mine is Yours: Snapshot of Examples

What’s Mine Is Yours: The Rise of Collaborative Consumption...
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The Demise of Trust is Rather Exaggerated - Forbes

The Demise of Trust is Rather Exaggerated - Forbes | gasismi | Scoop.it

Would you share your car with a stranger? Your house? Your tools? Think collaborative consumption, peer lending, the sharing economy. Think about the untapped economic value available simply through improving asset utilization of things, not to mention facilitating interaction between people.


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Shareable: Sharing is the Biggest Secret in the Global Economy

Shareable: Sharing is the Biggest Secret in the Global Economy | gasismi | Scoop.it

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Banking Culture Blasted in Backlash Against Greed

Banking Culture Blasted in Backlash Against Greed | gasismi | Scoop.it
The City of London is reeling from the latest revelations of greed and dishonesty within the banking sector. The public wants to know why the guilty are not already in jail.
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Courage isn't a personality trait. It is something you work for, something you earn by practicing every day.

Courage isn't a personality trait. It is something you work for, something you earn by practicing every day. | gasismi | Scoop.it
Fear Not project by Jennifer Maria Harris...
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Sharing: if it's so good, why don't we do more of it?

Sharing: if it's so good, why don't we do more of it? | gasismi | Scoop.it
Sharing is a good thing right?We are told it is good for the environment by cutting waste and needless consumption; we encourage it in our children for their moral growth; we see it used in advertising…...

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TRICICLI DA CARICO e CARGO BIKE da TRASPORTO per ZTL e Centri Storici. La Bicicletta da Carico per il Lavoro è un Triciclo con Cassone Anteriore

TRICICLI DA CARICO e CARGO BIKE da TRASPORTO per ZTL e Centri Storici. La Bicicletta da Carico per il Lavoro è un Triciclo con Cassone Anteriore | gasismi | Scoop.it
CARGO BIKE e Tricicli da Carico e Trasporto per Consegne a Domicilio. Il Triciclo ecologico ideale per i Corrieri Espresso che fanno consegna pacchi in ZTL e centro storico.
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How technology is taking us back to old market values

How technology is taking us back to old market values | gasismi | Scoop.it
Many thousand years ago, man mastered the art of agriculture. And through that knowledge, humans started producing more food than their immediate families needed. They realized that ...
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Tradurre il mondo | Doppiozero

Tradurre il mondo | Doppiozero | gasismi | Scoop.it
Centomila è all’incirca il numero massimo di persone che è possibile coordinare all’interno di un progetto, dalla costruzione delle Piramidi fino alla conquista dello Spazio.
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An Economist's Food Rules: Forget Local Food, Avoid Meat, Eat More Carrots - Environment - GOOD

An Economist's Food Rules: Forget Local Food, Avoid Meat, Eat More Carrots - Environment - GOOD | gasismi | Scoop.it
In his new book, an economist offers an unorthodox set of tenets for eating well while improving the world.
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Four Collaborative Consumption Trends Poised To Explode In 2012

Four Collaborative Consumption Trends Poised To Explode In 2012 | gasismi | Scoop.it
Here at Insteading, we like to explore alternatives to the status quo...especially when those alternatives help us save money, live smaller, get around more efficiently, or reduce waste.

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