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on peer-to-peer dynamics in politics, the economy and organizations
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Reddit Now Lets Other Sites Embed User Comments

Reddit Now Lets Other Sites Embed User Comments | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
 After a few months of beta testing, Reddit has officially launched embeddable comments. Like Twitter’s embedded tweets feature, embeddable comments makes it easy for other sites to feature comments from Reddit users.
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Cities Take Lead On App Development

Cities Take Lead On App Development | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
 What kinds of apps do cities need? This is a key question that cities have been asking themselves and answering in a range of ways in recent years.
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Martha Lane Fox calls for new body granting 'deeper understanding' of the internet - The Guardian

Martha Lane Fox calls for new body granting 'deeper understanding' of the internet - The Guardian | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Crossbench peer urges UK to set up institution countering rise of commercial concerns that dominate our relationship with the internet
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Thanks to Google, TV Ads Are About to Start Watching You

Thanks to Google, TV Ads Are About to Start Watching You | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Google will soon give advertisers the power to target TV viewers based on their viewing history.
The post Thanks to Google, TV Ads Are About to Start Watching You appeared first on WIRED.
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Build your own tablet: Spanish company ImasD promises click-together parts

Build your own tablet: Spanish company ImasD promises click-together parts | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
ImasD Technologies in Spain is trying to adapt Project Ara's modular design to a tablet form factor. The company's related website page looks a little sketchy, though, so approach the project with caution.
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3D Systems Presents 100 Libraries & Museums Participating in MakerLab Club with New Cube 3D Printers

3D Systems Presents 100 Libraries & Museums Participating in MakerLab Club with New Cube 3D Printers | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
It’s been quite some time since libraries had a program introducing free use of progressive new technology in their buildings—harkening back to the advent of PCs, use of the internet, and even printers.
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Stepcraft 2 — An All-in-One 3D Printer, CNC Mill, Hot Wire Cutter, & More — Launches on Kickstarter

Stepcraft 2 — An All-in-One 3D Printer, CNC Mill, Hot Wire Cutter, & More — Launches on Kickstarter | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Last year it seemed like every week we covered another company trying to outdo the others within the industry by creating the most affordable 3D printer possible. This year we are seeing another trend, though....
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Formlabs Partners with the Royal College of Art, Bringing 3D Printing to Creative Students

Formlabs Partners with the Royal College of Art, Bringing 3D Printing to Creative Students | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The stories that I personally love to cover the most within the 3D printing space are those which focus on bringing the technology to students around the globe. These are our future leaders, creators,...
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BrainiHack 2015: Arduino Software & Brainwaves Run 3D Printed ‘Labyrinth’ Game

BrainiHack 2015: Arduino Software & Brainwaves Run 3D Printed ‘Labyrinth’ Game | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The 3D printed ‘Labyrinth’ takes mind games to the next level of fun, challenge, and — in this case — even winning awards. Participating in the Brainihack 2015 event hosted in Israel by Autodesk...
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Interview: Neil Jacobstein Discusses Future of Jobs, Universal Basic Income ... - Singularity Hub

Interview: Neil Jacobstein Discusses Future of Jobs, Universal Basic Income ... - Singularity Hub | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
As part of Singularity University's Future of Work series, I had a chance to sit down with Neil Jacobstein, the co-chair of the Artificial
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Kaleb Bell's curator insight, March 24, 2015 7:59 PM

AI and robotics moving forward in the world. But would it put pressure on the job industry with unemployment, or a boom of new jobs that have never been seen before?

 

Kenneth Stuart Christie's curator insight, March 27, 2015 3:49 AM

A fascinating piece of writing that points to the attitude shift that will be required at leadership level to manage the changes that are to come. The traditional sharing economy will become a new technological circular economy with new rules. 

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Utopia of Rules | Guardian Bookshop

Utopia of Rules | Guardian Bookshop | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Where does the desire for endless rules, regulations, and bureaucracy come from? How did we come to spend so much of our time filling out forms? And just how much are our lives being ruined by all this nonstop documentation?
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Radical Democracy: Reclaiming the #Commons Part 1 #Poland | P2P Foundation

Radical Democracy: Reclaiming the #Commons Part 1 #Poland | P2P Foundation | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The Radical Democracy: Reclaiming the Commons project tunes out the broader context of global unrest and tunes in to the local level at which the protests take place.
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Book Review: Occupying Political Science: The Occupy Wall Street Movement from New York to the World | Global Policy Journal - Practitioner, Academic, Global Governance, International Law, Economic...

Book Review: Occupying Political Science: The Occupy Wall Street Movement from New York to the World | Global Policy Journal - Practitioner, Academic, Global Governance, International Law, Economic... | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Occupying Political Science: The Occupy Wall Street Movement from New York to the World, edited by Emily Welty, Matthew Bolton, Meghana Nayak, and Christopher Malone. New York: Palgrave 2013.
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To Really Benefit From The Sharing Economy, Cities Need More Help From Airbnb and Uber

To Really Benefit From The Sharing Economy, Cities Need More Help From Airbnb and Uber | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
More access to data will help cities set policies that are the best for everyone.
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Robert Mylne's curator insight, March 27, 2015 5:37 AM

With these businesses really helping the lower income sector while in fact hurting the high income area. It will be interesting to see how much cities want to help these businesses.

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Robin Good: Google is Neither Trusted Nor Relevant –Human Curation Still the Best

Robin Good: Google is Neither Trusted Nor Relevant –Human Curation Still the Best | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Robin Good You Can Be a Trusted Guide To The Most Relevant Information Online: Not Google Matt Rosoff writes on Business Insider UK: “A lot of people think Google Search is like a map: An objective guide to the best and most important material on...
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Uber drivers and passengers harassed in Belgium as cops make arrest

Uber drivers and passengers harassed in Belgium as cops make arrest | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Taxi drivers in Brussels angry at Uber's presence in the city reportedly launched attacks on Uber drivers over the weekend, blocking cars, throwing eggs and flour into vehicles, taking drivers' phones, and even dragging passengers from cars.
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The internet of us: How wearable tech can work with our bodies and emotions

The internet of us: How wearable tech can work with our bodies and emotions | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Call it the internet of bodies, call it emotionally intelligent wearable tech. Designers, engineers and artists want to wake the mainstream tech giants up to the realities of asking people to wear technology.
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Voice Control Will Force an Overhaul of the Whole Internet

Voice Control Will Force an Overhaul of the Whole Internet | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The data centers of today, the infrastructure that forms the physical foundation of the "cloud," aren't equipped to process the kind of data demanded by voice control.
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Woz says the future is 'very bad for people' - CNET

Woz says the future is 'very bad for people' - CNET | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Technically Incorrect: The Apple co-founder says he is extremely concerned about our survival, as the future is "scary." We may become the mere pets of computers.
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Kaleb Bell's curator insight, March 24, 2015 8:11 PM

Take over by computers? Scary as it sounds it could possibly be true. Training and building computers to do everything for us could be just as if not worse off for us then better.

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LPW POWDERSOLVE Will Help AM Firms Choose and Track Metal Printing Powder Materials

LPW POWDERSOLVE Will Help AM Firms Choose and Track Metal Printing Powder Materials | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
There is a bewildering choice of powdered metal materials available for additive manufacturing processes, and now LPW Technology says they’ve created an online software product to make selecting and tracking the proper powder for various...
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Meet MobBob – The 3D Printed Robot, Controlled with an Intuitive Smartphone Body

Meet MobBob – The 3D Printed Robot, Controlled with an Intuitive Smartphone Body | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
We’ve said it once and we will say it again and again: “3D printing and robotics are meant for each other.” The two technologies go hand in hand, with 3D printers actually being a...
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Exclusive Interview with 3D Character Artist Ben De Angelis on 3D Printing’s Future & His Designs

Exclusive Interview with 3D Character Artist Ben De Angelis on 3D Printing’s Future & His Designs | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
One of the great things about 3D printing is that 3D designers don’t really need to learn an entirely new trade in order to get into the swing of things when it comes to...
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Could Alternative currencies be the key to the revolution? • /r/Anarchism

Could Alternative currencies be the key to the revolution? • /r/Anarchism | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

It no secret that the dollar is a fiat currency. It only has value because it's backed by the United States Government. 

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Book of the Day: Media, Politics, and the Struggle for Post-Capitalist Democracy

Book of the Day: Media, Politics, and the Struggle for Post-Capitalist Democracy | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
*Book: Blowing the Roof Off the Twenty-First Century: Media, Politics, and the Struggle for Post-Capitalist Democracy. Robert McChesney.
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Britain's Terrible, No-Good Economic Discourse

Britain's Terrible, No-Good Economic Discourse | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
A misleading fixation on budget deficits has become entrenched despite, not because of, what serious economists had to say.
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