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on peer-to-peer dynamics in politics, the economy and organizations
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What does the collaborative economy mean for information security? - CSO Online

What does the collaborative economy mean for information security? - CSO Online | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
But what if the dynamic changed such that employees could use corporate and office items for their personal profit? Most firms have never thought about the concept and certainly have no processes in place to deal with it.
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A ‘Darker Narrative’ of Print’s Future From Clay Shirky - NYTimes.com

column I wrote last month on the enduring importance of the printed newspaper to The Times drew a response from an incisive thinker about media and technology, Clay Shirky. Mr. Shirky, an author and a professor at New York University, wrote a groundbreaking blog post in 2009 that radically changed my thinking about the future of newspapers then; in an email exchange with me this week, he provides a few more challenging ideas.

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Video: The Commons, the Film (trailer) | P2P Foundation

Video: The Commons, the Film (trailer) | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
“The Commons is a documentary film about communities all over the world re-asserting sustainable, responsible futures using ancient Commons principles. The Commons are the shared resources of the world, owned by all, not just a few. The Commons are an ancient-new open-source code around the sharing of resources. Five years in the making, we listened …
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Open Source Hardware Group Company Profile | Owler

Open Source Hardware Group Company Profile | Owler | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
See a full Open Source Hardware Group company profile with revenue and employee estimates, competitive analysis, funding & acquisition lists, and the latest company news and events.
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Why the Internet of Things isn’t like the Big Bang - Microsoft for Work

Why the Internet of Things isn’t like the Big Bang - Microsoft for Work | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Already, 1.9 billion devices are connected, and that number is expected to exponentially increase to 50 billion by 2020. “If you don’t take advantage of [ ...]
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2013 Open Hardware Summit badge includes ePaper display

2013 Open Hardware Summit badge includes ePaper display | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Take a look at this sexy piece for open hardware. It's what you'll be wearing around your neck at the Open Hardware Summit this year. WyoLum teamed up with Repaper for the display and Seeed Studio...
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A political economy of twitter data?

A political economy of twitter data? | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Over on our Contagion project website, I have written a blog post concerning some issues around whether or not and how we can or should access and use Twitter data in research.
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This is how we avoid climate catastrophe: The simple — yet radical — steps needed to solve California’s water crisis

This is how we avoid climate catastrophe: The simple — yet radical — steps needed to solve California’s water crisis | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Tackling California's drought requires rethinking "ancient ideas," an expert tells Salon
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LinkedIn’s CEO Thinks His $1.5B Buy Will Make You Smarter

LinkedIn’s CEO Thinks His $1.5B Buy Will Make You Smarter | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner says the company's purchase of online training site Lynda is part of a bigger strategy to get the world skilled up.
The post LinkedIn’s CEO Thinks His $1.5B Buy Will Make You Smarter appeared first on WIRED.
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Getting started with open hardware licensing | Opensource.com

Getting started with open hardware licensing | Opensource.com | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Your open hardware project is complete, now it's time to determine if you need to license your work and if so, what options are available to you.
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The “sharing economy”: What companies like Uber and AirBnB mean for workers | Events

The “sharing economy”: What companies like Uber and AirBnB mean for workers | Events | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
As part of the Economic Analysis and Research Network (EARN) conference, CEPR's Nicole Woo will moderate a workshop on the sharing economy.
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Is China Going Through a Peer to Peer Lending Crisis?

Is China Going Through a Peer to Peer Lending Crisis? | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
According to Guan Jianzhong of Dagong Global, a company that monitors and rates peer to peer lending platforms, of the 1,587 p2p platforms it observes, 393 have been blacklisted and an additional 668 were given risk warnings – a staggering...
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Book of the Day: Wikipedia and the Politics of Openness | P2P Foundation

Book of the Day: Wikipedia and the Politics of Openness | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

“Nathaniel Tkacz … examines the entire Wikipedia project in the way that we as academics examine a Wikipedia article: questioning at every stage, digging deeper, looking through the project to its source, so as to apprehend its nature and come to a better understanding. Given the role and prominence of Wikipedia and those behind it, and how it has come to exemplify the internet itself, this is a critically important exercise – and Wikipedia and the Politics of Openness is an important book.

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Decentralized Society Research Project — Open Source and Arduino In this video Lorenzo...

Decentralized Society Research Project — Open Source and Arduino In this video Lorenzo... | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Open Source and ArduinoIn this video Lorenzo Romagnoli from Fablab Torino and Casa Jasmina explains what the Arduino is, and details the main difference between Open Source and closed source hardware...
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Co-operative Group timeline: return to profit as rebuild starts - The Guardian

Co-operative Group timeline: return to profit as rebuild starts - The Guardian | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Ups and downs of one of the UK’s most recognisable businesses
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Proposed Project: Open Coop Development Agency

Proposed Project: Open Coop Development Agency | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Open Cooperativism is growing!
Economic systems and practices that exploit workers, users, communities and the environment to the detriment of our common good have long ceased to command respect.
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The Sharing Economy: Q&A With Airbnb’s Chip Conley

The Sharing Economy: Q&A With Airbnb’s Chip Conley | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
In order to get a real perspective on the challenges that a sharing economy leader faces day in and out, I reached out to Chip Conley, head of global hospitality at Airbnb.
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Facebook accused of delaying tactics in data protection test case - The National

Facebook accused of delaying tactics in data protection test case - The National | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
SOCIAL media giant Facebook yesterday presented a long list of procedural objections to an Austrian ...
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Bernard Stiegler – Digital shadows and (en)light(enment)

Bernard Stiegler – Digital shadows and (en)light(enment) | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The translation below is the second half of the “Net Blues” interview with Bernard Stiegler conducted by the Le Monde blog “Lois des réseaux” [Laws of the networks].
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Out now > Bernard Stiegler – States of Shock: stupidity and knowledge in the 21st century

Out now > Bernard Stiegler – States of Shock: stupidity and knowledge in the 21st century | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Those of you vaguely interested in the work of Bernard Stiegler, and perhaps those of you who are not (yet!
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Driverless cars? Mother nature may have a few things to say about that

Driverless cars? Mother nature may have a few things to say about that | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The biggest stumbling block to driverless cars may not be some obscure technical challenge, but rather Mother Nature herself.
The post Driverless cars? Mother nature may have a few things to say about that appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Google finally remembers it acquired Snapseed, releases first major update in two years

Google finally remembers it acquired Snapseed, releases first major update in two years | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Google's long-neglected photo editing app, Snapseed, has finally received some much-needed attention. It's gaining great new tools on Android and iOS. The photo editing app is now more full-featured and offers non-destructive edits.
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Jean Lievens: Manufacturing Should Embrace Open Source

Jean Lievens: Manufacturing Should Embrace Open Source | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Why I think Manufacturing Software should embrace Open Source Andy at Phase2Automation Reasons: quality, value for the customer, value for the integrator, ecosystem, talent. Read full post.
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3D Printed Cell Phone Battery Charger Lets You DIY for a Higher Quality Product

3D Printed Cell Phone Battery Charger Lets You DIY for a Higher Quality Product | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
These days, it really does seem that, for every problem, there’s a DIY approach–and thanks to the growing global community of makers, tinkerers, and problem solvers, there’s a 3D printed solution. Here’s one all...
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Uber picks up more corporate business - Marketplace.org

Uber picks up more corporate business - Marketplace.org | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Business travelers don't care much about price. So why are they taking Uber?
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